Leading playwrights to contribute to auction supporting refugees

Leading UK playwrights Tanika Gupta and Anupama Chandrasekhar are making a significant contribution by donating first editions of their work to an historic auction aimed at raising funds to support refugees in the UK.

“Enterprise and hard work at the heart of the immigrant story”

As the Labour party prepares for next year's general election, with leader Sir Keir Starmer currently reshuffling the Cabinet, they celebrated ‘Britain’s global bonds and bridges’ at an evening reception for the diaspora in a café in South London. 

CF India hosts fundraiser dinner in Brum

Conservative MP Dean Russell told attendees at a fundraising dinner in Birmingham, “When Labour see a problem, they exploit it. When we see a problem, we fix it”. The event was organised by Edgbaston Conservatives in partnership with Conservative...

Uganda fundraiser event in Leicester

A fundraiser event in Leicester next month to mark the 50th anniversary of the Ugandan exodus is expected to bring together scores of people from home and abroad.  

Leading EdTech business launches franchise in the UK following recent global success

The British Youth International College (BYITC), the Glasgow-headquartered but globally operating educational technology (EdTech) business, has launched its successful franchise model in the UK. 

University of Glasgow project investigating the effects of Covid-19

A project at the University of Glasgow that is aiming to better understand the effects that Covid-19 infection has on blood vessels and blood pressure has received a grant of £250,000 from national charity Heart Research UK.

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...

Two sisters have switched from law to retail to launch the UK’s first bespoke vaping bar. Sadia Tanvir-Navaab and Almas Tanvir-Khan, the former immigration lawyers, have opened Avant Garde Bespoke Vaping bar in the heart of London’s West End,...

The Labour party has become the first party to launch a separate manifesto for the British Asian Minority Ethnic communities (BAME), prior to the upcoming elections on 7 May. They have promised to set out a better plan to break down the barriers...

Reports from a survey conducted by the charity, Breast Cancer Care, reveal that nearly a fifth of women found to have breast cancer waited more than a month to consult their GP after first spotting signs of the disease.

These are the Top 10 Charities Submitting Accounts Late to the Charity Commission, given by average number of days late in the last five years (where available). This is taken at a specific point in the time (the information is correct in most...

On 9th April 2015, the City Hindu Network (CHN) and the City Sikh Network (CSN) decided to come together to Host 'Hustings in the City', an event to bring political engagement directly to its people in London. Asian Voice was the media partner.

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