Chances of the recession may be looming over Britain, but the pandemic is testimony to the fact that the British Asian community has always emerged victorious over any situation or challenge that nature or circumstances have thrown at them. Their resilience lies in the power of collective good, charity, keeping traditional sustainable methods of living alive away from the homeland, following an eco-friendly lifestyle and most importantly - economical living. In times like these when the global economy is undergoing a difficult time in the history of pandemics, Asian Voice spoke to businesses, academic experts and individuals who admit that there is a huge challenge ahead of us, but they also mentioned that if there is a will, there is a way. 

Amarjit scoops ‘Entrepreneur’ award

The boss of a British woodworking family business has been crowned, for the second time this year, Entrepreneur of the Year.

Jalaram temple Leicester tree planting ceremony to mark her majesty the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

The Trustees of Jalaram Temple Leicester assisted by the Hanuman Savak Group, together with local schoolchildren, community and business leaders gathered outside the Virbaimaa Jalaram Community Centre, to take part in a special tree-planting...

Ties with Nepal unshakable like Himalayas: PM Modi

India and Nepal’s “ever-strengthening” friendship and closeness will benefit the entire humanity amid the kind of global conditions that are emerging, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a special 20-minute address in Lumbini on the sidelines...

Briton scales Mt Everest for the 16th time

Kathmandu: Kenton Cool, a 48-year-old British national, has scaled the world’s highest peak Mount Everest for the 16th time, becoming the first non-Nepalese to do so, a media report said. Cool, who hails from Gloucestershire, a county in South...

CAA won't be implemented in Bengal: Mamata

Kolkata: Reacting to Union Home Minister Amit Shah`s remark about implementing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee asserted that the BJP will not return to power in 2024 and no CAA will be implemented.

Fire at Amritsar hospital, over 600 rescued

Amritsar: A major tragedy was averted at the Guru Nanak Dev Hospital here after a massive fire broke out in two wards and the outpatient department (OPD). The staff and the attendants scrambled to save patients and there was no loss of life...

After re-entry, Ford to exit India again

Ford Motors did a U-turn in only three months, announcing that it’s giving up on EV manufacturing in India (for exports), despite making the cut for benefits under the government’s production-linked incentive (PLI) scheme. It is believed that...

Maruti to set up new manufacturing plant in Sonipat

Maruti Suzuki will spend £1.1 bn to set up a new manufacturing facility in Haryana, its third in the state and spread over an 800-acre area, as India's largest carmaker looks to add a fresh 10,00,000 units to its capacity from the location over...

India scripts history with first-ever thomas cup win

May 15 was a golden day for Indian badminton as its men's team won their first-ever Thomas Cup title, beating 14-time champions Indonesia 3-0 in a heroic effort in the final of the prestigious team championship in Bangkok, Thailand.

Saha, bowlers ensure top-two finish for Titans

Wriddhiman Saha’s unbeaten 67 off 57 balls against Chennai Super Kings ensured that debutants Gujarat Titans will get two cracks (if necessary) to make the final. The spadework of Sunday’s victory was laid by Gujarat bowlers who restricted CSK...

Leading Lights with Rani Singh

Indian-origin lady helms important UK Screen Body

  • 19 Aug 2019

Seetha Kumar is the CEO of ScreenSkills, based in central London but operating UK-wide.

Monty's Spin with Monty Panesar

Monty's Spin

  • 25 Mar 2020

The Covid-19 virus has taken the world by storm. It has stopped all sporting events and the risks should be taken seriously. We should be at home for at least 3 weeks and we should take the government advise very seriously.

Indian delegation lights up Red Carpet at Cannes

The Cannes Film Festival has kicked off, and the list of Indian celebrities set to make a statement on the coveted red carpet is beyond amazing! Cannes regulars, Deepika Padukone and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan are returning to the South of France...

Emma Chamberlain wears Maharajah of Patiala’s diamond choker to the MET

This year’s Met Gala had quite an interesting theme, ‘Gilded Age’ and saw several celebrities delivering stunning outfits. While multiple lewks graced the red carpet being a topic of contention for days, it was YouTuber Emma Chamberlain’s accessory...

Stream Cream

Bytes to bingeGenre: Comedy DramaWritten by: Timothy GreenbergDuration: 26 minWhere to watch: Netflix

I spy "The spy”!

Yes. that’s right we see the comedian in a 360 U-turn role like we have never seen him before and I am pleasantly surprised!

Ajeeb Dastans

Ajeeb Dastans is an anthology of four short films and is produced by the super Producer/Director Karan Johar. The premise of the film is that each story will bring us a shocking and horrifying twist that we were not betting on.

When horror meets comedy in a love triangle

Two small town boys fall in love with the same girl but all is not what it seems. One is in love with the girl and the other is in love with a spirit that is trapped in her body.

SPOTLIGHT: Maulik Gandhi: The Forefront of Surgical Tech

Exceptional entrepreneurial medic, Maulik, has invented ground-breaking, vital technology that improves the efficacy of modern orthopaedic surgery: namely simulated procedural reality. The impressive gear allows those currently in orthopaedic...

Nishit Kotak: Strategic Web Success (SWS) Group

Strategic Web Success is the antidote to often-elitist commercial business: namely the cut-throat culture of online intercorporate competition. Nishit’s digital firm focuses on garnering good reviews from a willing public to powerfully elevate...

Customers of Southall Travel refunded £22 million worth of payments

Southall Travel Group has announced measures to ‘ramp up’ its capacity to deal with refund and other queries, as it issued £22 million worth of payments to its customers. The firm reportedly said it has refunded 94% of customers with package...

Hiking up the Yosemite National Park

The UK is in lockdown and we have no idea when the world is going to be back on its feet leave aside the travel industry. But you have this urge to get away from the four walls of your room – what should you do?

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