Indian actresses create magic at Cannes Film Festival

The 70th edition of the famous Cannes Film Festival is just getting, and we can effectively say India sizzled already the ramp this year.

Biopic on South Indian legend Savithri

Director and screenwriter Nag Ashwin is all set to make a biopic on south Indian cinema legend Savithri

India's Gateway: Gujarat, Mumbai & Britain

The links between Gujarat and Redbridge stretch back over 400 years. In 1615, when Sir Thomas Roe of Woodford secured a base for London’s East India Company on the coast of Gujarat, the region became the first point of contact between Britain...

Anish Kapoor and the English National Opera

The English National Opera’s new play Tristan and Isolde at the London coliseum opened recently. However, its not just the actors performance grabbing the attention of the audience but also designer Anish Kapoor’s exquisite set designs. Among...

Names of aspiring BAME authors announced

Penguin Random House, the publishing group, has announced a shortlist of 12 writers to take part in their WriteNow mentoring programme.

Launching the Timeless Treasures

Timeless Treasures – a heavy, coffee table book on the material culture of regal Indian weddings was launched amidst great pomp and grandeur at the Natural History Museum, by London based publisher Rutland Hall. 

UK witnesses landmark 500th show of award-winning Yugpurush drama

Conceptualised by Shrimad Rajchandra Mission Dharampur and written by Gujarati playwright Uttam Gada, Yugpurush, the theatrical masterpiece and award-winning drama which has been taking India and the UK by storm, was staged at the Alban Arena...

'Rang Rangeela Gujjubhai' in the UK

If you love your funnybones to be tickled you need a dose of Siddharth Randeria's 'Rang Rangeela Gujjubhai'.

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...

It’s now Ed Sheeran turn to tour India

India was just reeling after teen pop sensation Justin Bieber's almost-spectacular stint last week, when 'Shape of You' singer Ed Sheeran revealed plans to take down Mumbai!

M.I.A to curate Meltdown festival at Southbank

M.I.A is to curate the Southbank Centre’s Meltdown Festival from Friday 9 – Sunday 18 June this year.Sri Lankan born, London bred Mathangi “Maya” Arulpragasam (aka M.I.A.) will showcase emerging and established artists from across the world...

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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