Johnson leads the government despite hospitalisation

On Sunday 5th April, following Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth’s televised speech, reports surfaced of Prime Minister Boris Johnson being rushed to an undisclosed hospital as he continued to show “persistent symptoms” of coronavirus.

Johnson leads the government despite hospitalisation

On Sunday 5th April, following Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth’s televised speech, reports surfaced of Prime Minister Boris Johnson being rushed to an undisclosed hospital as he continued to show “persistent symptoms” of coronavirus.

Nandy appointed the Shadow Foreign Secretary

On Sunday 5th April, the MP for Wigan was appointed as the Shadow Foreign Secretary by newly elected Labour leader Keir Starmer. Indian-origin MP Lisa Nandy came third in the Labour leadership election and has replaced Emily Thornberry in a...

Beijing blocks UNSC discussion on coronavirus

China blocked a discussion in the UN Security Council on the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the world, sought earlier this week by Estonia, in a sign that reflects the limitations of the apex body of global governance to debate the burning issues...

Do we need artificial humans? Samsung's Pranav Mistry, creator of Neon Life, explains

Is it possible to have a fully virtual, computationally created being that looks and behaves like us?

There will be disruptions, but it’s the only way: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the 21-day national lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus was bound to cause disruptions but the choice was stark as social distancing and isolation were the only and best means to ensure the disease...

Railways to make ventilators, coaches to be isolation units

As the government prepares for a long battle against Covid-19, isolation wards in trains for rural and remote areas, and manufacturing of ventilators in its factories are at the top of the agenda for the Indian Railways

Sow & Reap

Interesting times.  Currently, we are being fed information regarding something we cannot see or have a grip off.  Therefore, we are lapping up all we are fed.  Even the official narrative does not make sense, even within its own narrative.

RBI cuts repo rates to tackle economic fallout

The Reserve Bank of India has reduced interest rates in an attempt to tackle the economic fallout of the three-week nationwide lockdown announced by India

Tokyo Olympics postponed until 2021 over coronavirus pandemic

The Tokyo Olympics has been postponed until 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic

Indian football legend PK Banerjee passes away

Pradip Kumar Banerjee, 83, popularly known as PK, - the life and voice of Indian football for over five decades - breathed his last week at a hospital in Kolkata after a month-long fight with illness

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.

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!

Rewind 20-years back to Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge

Genre: Romantic comedyDuration: 151 minutesSapna has been bought up by her three very different uncles and although they all wish for her to get married they cannot agree on the type of guy she should marry. She meets Raja, and they fall in...

Mangoes in our dreams, strength in our solidarity

Genre: DramaDuration: 93 minutes

Lavina Mehta: Feel Good with Lavina, Health and Fitness

Lavina is a personal trainer, fitness expert and wellness coach who has appeared on Sky News as well as various radio segments including the BBC. She recently won the SHE Award for Inspiration in Health and Fitness for 2020. Offering one-to-one...

Jaina Shah: Modern Entrepreneurship

At a time when we’re seriously talking about 5 hour-day working culture, and businesses are increasingly female-led, Jaina emerges the perfect contemporary role model.

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?

What’s hot on the shelves?

Good oral hygiene is essential especially when you have a sweet tooth and cannot forego your daily consumption of sugary drinks and sticky toffee. Combatting cavities and taking good care of gums means flossing, and brushing your teeth twice...



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