Dr Abdul Qayum; Protecting the Forests of Arunachal, India

This is the story of how one of our brightest Indians is prepared to undergo sacrifices to serve in the remotest corner of India; the north east state of Arunachal Pradesh. Dr Abdul Qayum, 33, could have his pick of Unversity chairs in the UK...

SHOULD VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC ABUSE BE CROSS-EXAMINED BY THEIR ABUSERS?

January 2017 heralded key discussions amongst government officials surrounding the need for an emergency review to explore how those accused of domestic abuse can be prevented from directly cross-examining their victims in family courts.  

It's time to change; it's time to talk

Earlier this week, I met a young man called Zephyr Jussa. Zephyr is a bright, thoughtful and articulate student with a rich social life and a good group of friends. He is studying Psychology at Coventry University, a subject that is very close...

"We need a mayor who can get things done. That’s the mayor I want to be"

Since the start of this campaign I’ve met award-winning British Asian businesses, I’ve celebrated Rath Yatra in Harrow, Janmashtami in Watford and Diwali in Kingston. At Wembley I’ve seen proud Brits give a rapturous welcome to an Indian Prime...

Dr Abdul Qayum; Protecting the Forests of Arunachal, India

This is the story of how one of our brightest Indians is prepared to undergo sacrifices to serve in the remotest corner of India; the north east state of Arunachal Pradesh. Dr Abdul Qayum, 33, could have his pick of Unversity chairs in the UK...

Anoushka Shankar; Sitarist, Now Composing for Classic Silent Film Shiraz

This is a look at the surprise fact that Anoushka Shankar (daughter of late maestro Ravi Shankar) turns out to be not just an accomplished musician, she is also a talented composer.

Scrutators

Such has been the disastrous pollution in Delhi and its environs in recent days. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal , driven to desperation, announced  that schools in the city would be closed temporarily to prevent serious damage to the health...

Scrutators

Bangalore was India’s pride, Bangaluru, as the city is now called, is India’s shame. The orgy of violence witnessed last week, of blazing buses and buildings will be etched in the public memory for decades, a benchmark of horror never to be...

Have we become certified prejudiced?

Over the years, society has become so contrived that we refuse to acknowledge the truth, even if the truth is right in front of us.


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