Taapsee Pannu defends her bikini post

As powerful as the internet is, the place is without a doubt a harbour for sexists who think they can decide what women can wear.

Dulquer plays four different avatars of Shiva in 'Solo'

Bejoy Nambiar's anthology 'Solo' will star Dulquer Salmaan playing four different avatars of Lord Shiva

Foreign and Commonwealth office opens door to public for the weekend

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office is opening its doors to the public as part of Open House London on 16 & 17 September. The public will be invited to explore one of the world’s most iconic government buildings and discover its historic art...

Telling stories of two rivers through silk scrolls

As part of a year-long programme marking the 70th anniversary of Indian independence and the cultural relationship with the UK, Silk River, an ambitious project has been created which explores the unique relationship between London and Kolkata...

Book Launch at the Zoroastrian Centre

The Zoroastrian Centre on Rayner's Lane hosted an event on September 3 which was described as 'a first' by Malcolm Deboo, the affable and energetic President of the hoary Zoroastrian Trust Funds of Europe (ZTFE). It was the London launch of...

Book Review

"Britain's Anglo-Indians" - author Rochelle AlmeidaPour yourself a mango juice and sit back to savour a most informative and interesting book on a little-known mixed race community created in bygone times in India by the union of European male...

Actress applauded for her role after stepping in for star's injury

Actress Sheena Bhattessa stepped in for star Romola Garai, acting as Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough in the West End performance of the Royal Shakespeare Company's Queen Anne, when Garai fell down and hurt herself. Audience described...

[email protected] showcase the best in Indian theatre, dance and music

As part of the UK-India Year of Culture in 2017, the Indian High Commission, the Ministry of Culture, the Indian Council for Cultural Relations and leading Indian festival producer Teamwork Arts have brought forward a selection of some of the...

Indian-Israeli actress to star in Casualty

Nicole Abraham, has just bagged herself a role in BBC One's emergency medical drama series, Casualty. This was followed by her stint in another medical drama, Doctors.

Anita Rani leaves Strictly Come Dancing

The TV presenter of the show Countryfile, Anita Rani, had made it to the semi-finals of Strictly Come Dancing, however failed to reach the finals as the Radio 3 presenter, Katie Derham, and her dance partner, Anton du Beke secured a place in...

Brum welcomes BAME orchestra, Chineke!

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

Taj Mahal's love story to set for the archive gala

The restoration of the 1928 production of Shiraz by the BFI national Archive has been announced as part of the launch for the UK India Year of Culture, a celebration of the long-standing relationship between the UK and India, which will see...

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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