Bengal delegates visit exhibition featuring West Bengal’s Durga Puja in London

West Bengal's Minister of State for Sports and Youth Services Laxmi Ratan Shukla, Atri Bhattacharya, IAS, Principal Secretary of Tourism and Debanjan Chakraborty, Director, East and North East India, British Council visited the UK for 10 days,...

Art Elements group hosts exhibition at Bhavans

International painting exhibition by the Art Elements group, curated by Dr. Supriya Dudhal, was inaugurated on Saturday, 25th August at Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan. One of the key highlight was celebration of 70th birthday of NHS with the cake cutting...

Decoding Gita for the next generation

A discussion about “Gita-The battle of the Worlds” a recently published children's book was held at the House of Lords on Monday. Authored by Sonal Sachdev Patel and in collaboration with Jemma Wayne Kattan, this book is an attempt at translating...

Love, Hate & Other Filters

The debut novel of Samira Ahmed, Love, Hate & Other Filters is about Maya Aziz, a normal teenager in America who dreams of kissing boys and becoming a film maker in New York. Caught between parental expectations, as well as between two guys...

Essex Indians celebrate Diwali with dance and music

East meets west is a unique concert hosted by Essex Indian community group. Festive spirit, food, fun, cultural programme and hospitality makes it one of the most glamorous Diwali celebrations locally and regionally.

Gujarat Hindu Society participates in the Annual Raas-Garba competition

Gujarat Hindu Society took part in the annual Raas Garba competitions at Wythenshawe Forum Manchester organised by the Hindu Council of North on Saturday, 29th September 2018 at 7.00pm.

Male BBC stars face pay cut

Following accusations on gender bias in regards to remuneration, as reported in last week's Asian Voice, the BBC's highest earning male stars are facing pay cut as the British corporation attempts to handle the controversy about gender discrimination.

Sanjeev Bhaskar was a telly-loving child

The very talented actor, Sanjeev Bhaskar, who is greatly remembered for his stint on television shows such as Goodness Gracious Me, and The Kumar at No 42, was a child who was addicted to the television.

Bookies offer odds on unsigned artist topping the UK charts in 2018

Bookmakers are beginning to take an interest in the artistic progress of 20 year-old Hertfordshire songstress, Shakila K.. They’re currently offering odds - of, admittedly, 100 to one - that Shakila K.’s latest song will make it into the BBC...

LSU celebrates Tagore's birthday at Nehru Centre

London Sharad Utsav (LSU) celebrated 157th birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore at Nehru Centre, Mayfair London on 11th of May 2018 with much pomp and gaiety. 

Brick Lane Circle launches pilot project book, “Knowing One Another”

On Monday 20th April 2015, the Rich Mix in Bethnal Green played host to the Brick Lane Circle, where they launched the book, “Knowing One Another” under their publication and funded by the Big Lottery Fund. There are several authors who have contributed towards the content of the book, looking at diverse cultural attributes and traits, ranging from backgrounds such as Ugandan, Pakistani and Moroccan.

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