Coventry’s Sikhs take to the streets in aid of planting 550 trees

Coventry’s Sikh community will take to the streets for this year’s Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji Charity Walk from 10am on Sunday 6thOctober, in aid of planting 550 native trees and shrubs in Longford Park.

Balidan divas, 30 years in exile for Kashmiri Hindu Pandits

On Saturday 14th September, at the Zoroastrian Centre, the Kashmiri Pandit Cultural Society (KPCS) commemorated the 30th anniversary of the mass extermination of Kashmiri Hindu Pandits from the state of Jammu and Kashmir. The event marked the...

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...

NISA has dismissed cousin Harris Aslam, 18, and Raza Rehman, 24, who were non-executive directors of the company and fired after a leak of members' data was published by The Sunday Times last autumn.

Many Birmingham schools have come under speculations and received flak due to the “Trojan Horse” scheme. Another such example in Birmingham is Small Heath, a non-faith secondary school. Small Heath was once regarded as an outstanding school;...

The Food Standard Agency website have revealed a list of eateries, such as cafes, takeaways and bars in Leicestershire that have received low rankings in terms of the Food Standards Hygiene and require betterment urgently. There are currently...

With Indians emerging as the largest chunk of the foreign born electorates, records claim that voters from the Indian diaspora will be a principal deciding factor in the upcoming UK general election in May. As many as 615,000 Indians will vote...

Ranbir Singh Suri is the second turbaned Sikh to become a Lord in Britain.In his maiden speech, Lord Suri showed gratitude to his supporters and respected friends, Lord Popat and Lord Leigh of Hurley for introducing him to their Lordships, among...



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