Queen's Birthday Honours List recognises 30 Indian-origin achievers

Professionals, entrepreneurs, community leaders and academics from various fields have been honoured by the Queen in recognition of their truly exceptional and outstanding service to Britain internationally and overseas

Renewed protests in London: Baloch organisations oppose Pakistan government

On 9th June, Sunday, World Baloch Organization and the Baloch Republican Party jointly launched a human rights awareness campaign in London with the aim of garnering international attention to the abuse of the ethnic Baloch, Sindhi, Pashtun,...

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...

Chinese based publishing company Hurun have released their list of the world's billionaires. India has moved up to second in the list with 97 and is only out performed by China and the USA. The UK is fifth with a total of 80.

The government is facing pressure from campaigners who say the frozen pension policy is discriminating against retirees who are planning to relocate abroad. Under the scheme British Asian pensioners face the prospect of losing any future increase...

After more than seventy years on the high street Co-operative Pharmacy are set to be rebranded and renamed as 'Well' following a £620 million buyout by the Bestway Group.

On January the 31st the Sikh Federation UK launched the Sikh Manifesto for the 2015 election campaign. The ten point proposition included requests and demands that the organisation feels are of central importance to the Sikh community in the...

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