19TH ASIAN ACHIEVERS AWARDS CELEBRATE INCLUSIVITY ACROSS BRITAIN'S COMMUNITIES

The winners of the prestigious 19th annual Asian Achievers Awards were revealed in a glamorous ceremony on Friday 6th September at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel, on Park Lane.

UK reintroduces two-year work visas for foreign students

Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced reintroduction of two-year post-study work visa for international students studying in British universities by two years, in a move abrogating Theresa May's strict immigration policies

Resilience: The plight of the Kashmiri Hindu Pandits

Two British Indians are trying to shed light into the plight of Kashmiri Hindu Pandits following their mass exodus from the state of Jammu and Kashmir in 1990. About 30 years ago over 350,000 Kashmiri Hindus fled from the Valley following Islamist...

Manchester Pride Parade celebrates love

Teen pop singer Ariana Grande made an emotional return to Manchester to headline this year’s Pride celebrations. Manchester Pride marked Grande’s first time performing in the city since her One Love benefit concert in 2017, which raised millions...

Dr Sohom Das: A new age Forensic Psychiatrist

Dr Sohom Das from London, is not just your regular Consulting Forensic Psychiatrist. Currently in his early 40s, Sohom is quirky, witty, dabbles in stand-up comedy and does battle rapping on TV. He is also a debut fiction novelist, writing a...

Jet Airways’ Manchester-Mumbai set to bring £400m to northern economy

Jet Airways’ first ever non-stop flight connecting Mumbai, India’s economic capital, and Manchester is now operating. Launched on Dhan Teras (Nov 5) - the most auspicious day for businesses, and second day of Diwali, in the Hindu calendar -...

770,000 people in England unable to speak English well

In an interview, the communities secretary, Sajid Javid revealed that 770,000 people living in England speak little or no English at all, and warned that up to 70% of them are women from the Bangladeshi and Pakistani communities.

Sigma sponsors transformation of Community Pharmacy 2025 vision

A donation from Sigma Pharmaceuticals plc is funding a three year PhD scholarship aimed at developing a coherent and transformative vision for English community pharmacy in 2025. The project has already begun in the Department of Pharmacy and...

On Wednesday 18th September, a cross cultural music-narrative set in the North Indian Punjab of Rudyard Kipling’s ‘Kim’ was launched at the Royal Society of Musicians. Released after almost three decades, the recording was made in 1992 by The...

Bangladesh Caterers Association (BCA) is hosting its annual 'live chef cook off competition' on 17 September, where 50 incredible chefs from across the UK, who work in curry houses and takeaways will be competing in London. The event takes place...



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