In Defence of the Faith - My Hate Speech

The irresponsibility in this day and age, to exploit religious differences where none exist is both negligent and dangerous. ITV have done this by putting young Hindu adolescents in harm’s way. The idea that a TV channel would inflame any part of the world, particularly Britain, for selling TV viewers should be criminal offence – wait, it is – incitement to hatred.

Not Just Former Former Foreign Secretary - British interests compromised by former government officials based on documents supplied by ex-British intelligence

Former Ministers, and especially Prime Ministers should never ever be allowed to work for foreign agents. Pure and simple. Otherwise they damage British interests.

One to One with Keith Vaz

Sunju Gohel is the Superintendent Pharmacist at ‘Mr Medicine Online Pharmacy’. He was born and raised in Leicester, and graduated from De Montfort University in 2013 with a Master’s degree in Pharmacy. After qualifying, Sunju went on to work...

One to One with Keith Vaz

Deep Dhir joined Dilse radio in 2013 and is now hosting his show every weekday from 1pm to 4pm. He initially presented a mid-morning show playing hit Bollywood songs and reading out horoscopes because there were no phone lines in the studio...

In fond remembrance of a Vaishnav Khodidasbhai Dhamecha

Dear Readers,My absence in the previous three editions of Asian Voice did not go unnoticed... I am glad. My family and I went for three pilgrimages to India but more on it later. I landed in the UK last week. I still find myself processing the...

Book Review: A British Subject

At any point over the last twenty years my friend Dolar Popat could have released a book worthy of our collective attention. With a moving foreword by David Cameron, Dolar uses this book to outline his love and affection for the country he is...

The Housing Crisis this Christmas: 300,000 People Need a Home

At a time when family, community and a roaring fire are the comforts of the season, many urgently need shelter and the  basic necessities that can be taken for granted by those of us preparing for the festive period. The housing crisis remains...

Executor made personally liable for £340,000 tax bill

In the recent case of Glyne T Harris as Personal Representative of Helena Norma McDonald (deceased) v HRMC (2018), Mr Harris, was found liable for a tax bill of £341,279. 

Kamala Nehru and Ramakrishna Mission

Swami Nikhilesharananda, the President of the Ramakrishna Mission at Rajkot and Ahmedabad as well, had come to the Mission’s Vastrapur Centre to share his experiences of visit to the North East.

Verrier Elwin preferred Indian Nationality

Verrier Elwin (29 August 1902 – 22 February 1964) was a British self-trained anthropologist, ethnologist and tribal activist, who began his career in India as a Christian missionary

Introspection

It’s a testing time. Coronavirus has questioned the whole system we have established. It questions globalisation, mass manufacturing, division of labour in large scale, our current lifestyle, the sustainability of the world, the vulnerability of human lives and everything else that we have adopted recently. 

Introspection

As Coronavirus impact is increasing in all parts of the world, lives and activities have either come to almost standstill or have slowed down in most of the countries. Efforts are ON to prevent and fight against the pandemic COVID-19. Governments have taken measures at their best. People are being careful. Attempts are multiplying to find out medicine or vaccine for this deadly microbe. Coronavirus, a group of viruses which affect mammals and birds and cause respiratory diseases have been the reason...

The COVID-19 pandemic is very concerning. The outbreak shows no signs of slowing down and has disrupted not just lives, but markets and businesses as well. Amidst all the negativity that surrounds us today, India, under the able leadership and...

I travelled to Mumbai on 7thMarch to attend funeral service of Dineshbhai who was my father figure and inspiration. Here is a tribute to this legend. 

It’s a testing time. Coronavirus has questioned the whole system we have established. It questions globalisation, mass manufacturing, division of labour in large scale, our current lifestyle, the sustainability of the world, the vulnerability...

When you walk through a stormHold your head up highAnd don't be afraid of the darkAt the end of a stormThere's a golden skyAnd the sweet silver song of a larkWalk on through the windWalk on through the rainThough your dreams be tossed and blownWalk...



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