Boosting investment for a “green economy”

On Thursday 7th November, over 100 British and Indian leaders gathered together at London's Guildhall to address the pressing concerns around the “world's environmental challenges”. The UK-India Sustainable Investing Forum was convened by the...

What is the financial and political cost of Kashmir to the UK?

Panelists discuss the missed opportunity for a political solution in Kashmir, urging Pakistan to crack down on homegrown terror, and the conditions for resuming bilateral Indo-Pak talks.On Thursday, 7th November Sir Mark Lyall Grant, National...

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...

One of Britain’s biggest police forces has apparently abandoned plans to reduce its firearms capability after the terror attacks in France.



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