Ed Davey's Modi connection

The Liberal Democrats leadership candidate speaks on climate change, broken immigration system, Brexit divide and working with Narendra Modi for stronger India-UK trade relations. 

International Widows Day

The United Nations marks 23rd June of every year as International Widows Day to highlight the abuse of millions of widows and their children across the world who endure extreme poverty, ostracism, violence, ill health and discrimination due...

Asian young carers struggle to get right support, report reveals

Children from British Asian and other ethnic minority background, especially who care for ill or disabled relatives are more likely than other young carers to be isolated from support services, a new research has revealed. It further says, in...

Wolverhampton council gets its first ever Sikh public health and wellbeing boss

Cllr Jasbir Jaspal has become the first ever Sikh woman to be named as Wolverhampton council's public health and wellbeing boss in its history.

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 -...

Manchester airport delivers major boost to north with new Mumbai connection

Jet Airways’ five-times-a-week service from Manchester to Mumbai took for the first time this morning, at a celebration attended by Aviation Minister, Baroness Liz Sugg and hundreds of guests from across the region.

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...

London based billionaire Tej Kohli has invested another £79million into Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning ventures and has said that he would be investing the sum into Rewired, a venture capital studio. Founded in 2017, Rewired...

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