UK Bengalis gear up for Durga puja festivities

Every Bengali across the globe terribly miss Kolkata during the Durga puja festivals. Nostalgic they try and recreate Kolkata's puja ambience in their local community halls with much devotion, pomp and gaiety. The weather in Britain is unlike...

Brum welcomes BAME orchestra, Chineke!

Birmingham’s Symphony Hall hosted Europe’s first-ever Black, Asian & Minority Ethnic (BAME) orchestra, Chineke! 

An appeal from Nainika's parents to save lives

Our 9 year old daughter, Nainika Tikoo died as a result of anaphylaxis owing to an allergic reaction to blackberries. On Monday, 22nd May 2017 she was declared brain dead but since her heart was still beating, she was kept on ventilator for...

Sad demise of Ratilalbhai Vallabhdas Palan

Shri Ratilalbhai Vallabhdas Palan (Porbandar) - the father of Nitinbhai Palan – Head of BAPS Interfaith Department and originally from Jinja (Uganda) sadly passed away on Thursday 27 April 2017 at the age of 96.

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