According to the annual update of the Health, Wealth & Happiness Index from LifeSearch, compiled by Cebr, and with consumer insights including 500 ethnic minorities, Brits’ health, wealth and happiness remain at record ten-year lows with ethnic minority communities suffering most. The impact is even higher (52%) among people from ethnic minority groups; rising still among women in this community (58%) and among Pakistani/Bangladeshi ethnic groups (59%) – vs 46% of white Brits. 

In loving memory of Late Lionette Chandrika

Statistically, lung cancer is the most common cancer that kills more patients than breast, prostate and pancreatic cancers put together in the UK. Reports suggest that approximately 20% of all lung cancers are asymptomatic until it is too late...


According to the annual update of the Health, Wealth & Happiness Index from LifeSearch, compiled by Cebr, and with consumer insights including 500 ethnic minorities, Brits’ health, wealth and happiness remain at record ten-year lows with ethnic...

Six Gujaratis rescued from freezing river on Canada-US border

Six Gujaratis were rescued by US and Canadian agencies from a freezing river on May 5. Another man, a US citizen, was part of the group. The boat carrying the seven began sinking in the icy St Regis river. A statement from the US Customs and...

PM Modi, Macron seek talks to end Ukraine war

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron discussed the “cascading effects” of the war in Ukraine, especially goods shortages in developing countries, in a meeting last week and agreed to play a constructive role in addressing...

Shah rules out imposition of President's rule in Bengal

KOLKATA: Union Home Minister Amit Shah ruled out the possibility of imposing Article 356 when a section of party functionaries demanded President’s rule in West Bengal in a meeting held in Kolkata. Shah met party functionaries on the last day...

Mann asks police to launch action against drug sellers

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann ordered police to launch a crackdown against those involved in selling narcotics and asked it to take action against any politician found to be conniving with the drug mafia. Mann chaired a meeting...

Indian rupee hits new all-time low

The Indian rupee breached the 77-level for the first time to hit a new low of 77.53 against the US dollar, raising concerns that a new front has opened up for the economy in the battle against inflation. If the rupee continues to weaken, it...

LIC’s IPO oversubscribed by 3 times

The £2.1 billion initial public offering (IPO) for LIC received a huge response from domestic institutions and was oversubscribed nearly three times by the time it closed on Monday. LIC’s policyholders, its employees, retail investors, high...

Super Giants become table-toppers

It has been a far from ideal IPL season for Kolkata Knight Riders. They started decently with three wins from the first four matches, but then the team lost five on the bounce. And just when it seemed they had managed to get their campaign back...

SRK’s Knight Riders & MLC to build cricket stadium in Los Angeles

Shah Rukh Khan’s The Knight Riders Group, which owns IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders and CPL team Trinbago Knight Riders, will build a world-class cricket stadium in Los Angeles in partnership with Major League Cricket (MLC) in the USA.

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.

How Modern Love Mumbai came alive with a trick game

When Amazon Prime Video decided to produce the Indian version of Modern Love (an anthology), six directors took part in a fastest finger first kind of a game where all were given six essays from the New York Times to choose one story in the...

Priyanka, Nick share first photo of baby daughter

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas have shared the first photo of their baby daughter, Malti Marie, after she spent the first few months of her life in a neonatal intensive care unit. The 'Baywatch' star said it had been a “challenging few months”...

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.

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...

Parag Dhanani: Studio Nagara

Parag is an architectural entrepreneur and the founder of Studio Nagara: a mindful macro-planning business with a bespoke focus on domiciliary extensions. “I predominantly work with private home-owners who are looking to spatially reinvent their...

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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