Female Muslim minister receives emails praising Enoch Powell

The UK's only female Muslim minister was recently bombarded with emails from a Conservative activist praising Enoch Powell's 'Rivers of Blood' speech and questioning whether immigrants should be allowed to stand for parliament. Shipping Minister Nusrat Ghani received correspondence from David Proudfoot, a constituent and party activist, which said the UK should be controlled by “our own people, not people from a different culture” and called for an end to “ghettoes like little Pakistans.” Ghani said the messages were “disgusting”.

Female Muslim minister receives emails praising Enoch Powell

The UK's only female Muslim minister was recently bombarded with emails from a Conservative activist praising Enoch Powell's 'Rivers of Blood' speech and questioning whether immigrants should be allowed to stand for parliament. Shipping Minister...

'Immigrants deterred from seeking NHS care' reveals BMA report

The British Medical Association (BMA) has recently published a report where it has concluded that some pregnant women were going without antenatal and postnatal care for the fear of being charged. According to the same report, the patients were...

India tops remittances list, got $79bn in 2018

India retained its position as the world's top recipient of remittances with its diaspora sending a whopping $79 billion back home in 2018

Jet Airways on the brink of collapse

Over 16,000 staff jobs are threatened and hundreds of passengers stranded as troubled Jet Airways temporarily shuts down its domestic and international flights. Once at the peak of the industry, the airline operated over 120 planes and more...

Karthik, Vijay Shankar included in India's World Cup squad

India have named Vijay Shankar, Dinesh Karthik and KL Rahul in the squad for the upcoming World Cup 2019 in England and Wales

Royal Challengers suffer 7th defeat

Royal Challengers Bangalore suffered their 7th defeat at the hands of Mumbai Indians at Wankhede Stadium. MI captain Rohit Sharma asked RCB to bat after winning the toss.

Leading Lights with Rani Singh

Leading Lights with Rani Singh : Navin Singh Khadka

  • 14 Feb 2019

The British media is still a place with few South Asians in powerful positions, but some plough their furrow and break through by working hard across different topics and by expanding their skill-base. 

One to One with Keith Vaz MP

Slough mum who was given weeks to live after cancer diagnosis beats condition with 'miracle cannabis’

  • 16 Apr 2019

A mum who was given weeks to live after she shunned chemotherapy has baffled doctors by treating her cancer – with illegal super strength cannabis and Manuka honey.

Akeela Ahmed (MBE) of the Anti-Muslim Hatred Working Group

Expressive and composed, Akeela spoke to us on behalf of the Anti-Muslim Hatred Working Group, whose courageous activism is helping repair the fractured socio-political landscape. She opened with comment on the recent, horrific New Zealand shootings:...

Dr Amit Patel: the Enlightened Leading the Blind

Amit Patel, a medical doctor, lost his vision at the professionally ripe age of 32, but now works to enlighten the public about what life is like when you have a sight impairment. He recently made headlines when the camera he had fitted around...



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