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.

Asha Patel

Asha Patel was born and grew up in Leicester. She attended university in Southampton and graduated with a degree in Writing Fashion and Culture

Kiran Panesar

Kiran Panesar is a second-generation Sikh born in Walthamstow and settled in West London. Her workplace is predominantly in Southall with clients spread across England and Wales

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...

Temples, Charity, and the Kutchi Community

The month of July has begun and brings with it new hope for the future. I sense optimism in the air and possibilities of everything good. The Shree Swaminarayan Temple Willesden is set to celebrate the Shree Hari Krishna Mahotsav and grand opening...

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. 

Periyar-Anna’s Dravidian Movement

It may be a mere coincident that Periyar Erode Venkatappa (E.V.) Ramasamy (17 September 1879-24 December 1973), the father of the Dravidian Movement and C.N.Annadurai (15 September 1909-3 February 1969), his chief lieutenant who defied him and...

Sardar Patel initiates Operation Polo

“So His Exhausted Highness is here.” Following Operation Polo and the Nizam of Hyderabad’s surrender, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the first Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister, visited Hyderabad

Representing India

Recently two rallies arrived from India to UK, travelling through a number of countries. One was a motorcar rally and another was a bike rally, both from Gujarat.

Gracie Mae Bradley is a human rights campaigner and sometime writer. She is currently Policy and Campaigns Manager at the human rights NGO Liberty, where she works to defend civil liberties across policing, immigration, counter-terror and surveillance. 

Stephen Frears (Philomena, The Queen) directs this well-meaning tale of the unlikely inter-generational friendship between Queen Victoria (Judi Dench, regal as ever and clearly having a blast) and an Indian servant named Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal)

Graeme Farrington is the Managing Director for United Kingdom and Ireland at Innocent drinks. He is originally from Cheshire and studied Business at De Montfort University in Leicester. His career started in Marketing within the consumer electronics...



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