Fostering trade ties with India: Piyush Goyal

In his maiden visit to the UK after the new BJP government assumed office, Piyush Goyal interacted with the Indian diaspora settled in the UK and spoke about the possibility of achieving future trade agreements between India and a post-Brexit...

Nominate stellar individuals excelling in their fields for this year’s Asian Achievers Awards

The bell has rung and preparations for the 19th Asian Achievers Awards have begun

UK's first Diabetes Village opens for patients in Leicester

People registered with a Leicester GP practice and either living with type 2 diabetes or at risk of developing diabetes will soon be able to access a wide portfolio of support services all under one roof.

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...

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...

Baroness Shriti Vadera, who has served as life Peer and Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, was awarded chair position at Santander UK. Making national history, she is the first woman to head a major British bank, reflecting not just a step...

A father has paid tribute to his 'amazing' son after he died from a football injury.Sugenth Jeyakumar, 14, was hit by a football in the stomach by a goal keeper during a PE lesson at his North London school. He was admitted to hospital and died...



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