Flynas airlines
Thursday 17 April 2014
Free Newspaper Asian News
The Asian Today Newspaper - Issue 185 Out Now View Issue 185 Online Now!
Register today for all the latest news from The Asian Today.
Where did you hear about us?
Get Your Free Copy of The Asian Today
YOUR FREE ASIAN COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER!
Use our store finder to find out where you can pick up your local copy of The Asian Today!
WANT TO ADVERTISE? 
Advertising in The Asian Today  is a great way to promote your business. Contact our advertising team:    
sales@theasiantoday.com
Call:  0121 314 2892


Entertainment - The Asian Today

Updated: 11:24, Tuesday February 7, 2012
        Entertainment Feed
MP backing for Teen charity song
Shakila Karim releases charity song for Help for Heroes charity
 
A YOUNG musician who has high hopes of singing at the London 2012 Olympic Games has received encouraging support from her local MP as she sets our to raise money for charity with her latest single.
At just 14 years of age, Shakila Karim, from east London, has already released three songs in the last year and plans to release many more in the future.
However it is her latest song, ‘Heroes’ she hopes will raise money for the ‘Help for Heroes’ charity which supports the rehabilitation of injured British service personnel from conflicts such as Iraq and Afghanistan.  
The single, which is available to purchase on iTunes, has received backing from the teens local MP Mark Prisk.
He said: “I would like to congratulate Shakila for what she has achieved so far and with all the sales of the single going to such a dedicated charity, I would encourage everyone to support both her and ‘Help for Heroes’ by downloading the song.”
Shakila said the song would help raise much needed funds for the Help for Heroes charity.
“I am so proud of my new song ‘Heroes’ because it’s dedicated to all those wonderful people in the armed forces who are true heroes,” Shakila tells The Asian Today.
“I appreciate the terrible things they have to do and I also know some of these people are coming back with horrific injuries. I want to help raise as much money as possible for these amazing people who really need a lot of care and support. Help for Heroes does an outstanding job and I want to do whatever I can to help.”
 
Help support ‘Help for Heroes’ and Shakila by downloading the song ‘Heroes’ from iTunes

Comments

Latest Stories

Racially Motivated Revenge Thriller Set to Release this Month
Arjun and Alison Releasing in cinemas on Friday 25th April 2014
Bhangra Top 10
By: Kamal Chopra
Bollywood Top 10
By: Kamal Chopra
Irfan Khan Wins Award at Asian Awards
The Lunchbox Won Total of 7 Awards
TRS New Commercial Campaign Brings Love Story
Stars Actress Nimrat Kaur
Lamhe Launches Award Winning Series ‘Sarhadein’
Love in Malaysia...
Bollywood Comes to Shrewsbury
Actress Anu Hasan Spotted in Local Cafe
Satinder Sartaaj To Perform New Tracks on UK Tour
Album Rangrez Will be Released This Spring
Cast Announced for Khandan (Family)
To Be Showcased at Birmingham Repertory Theatre and Royal Court Theatre
Naukar Woti Da
Hilarious Punjabi Comedy Comes to The Drum

More Entertainment From The Asian Today


Entertainment

Asian Entertainment - Pre-order on iTunes
06/01/2014
Jaz Dhami releases ZULFA REPRISE
AFTER HUGE DEMAND JAZ DHAMI RELEASES ZULFA REPRISE   FOLLOWING THE SUPER SUC...
Asian Entertainment - PUNE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL - 72 MILES EK PRAVAS
02/01/2014
AKSHAY KUMAR & ASHVINI YARDI’S FIRST REGIONAL FILM
After taking the world by storm with their first Bollywood Film Production OMG Oh My G...
Asian Entertainment - The boys from RaOol are back!
31/12/2013
RaOol’s Smoky New Track
The boys from RaOol are back to give their fans another taste of the unique sound that...
Asian Entertainment - Highlights include a Bollywood Christmas Special
17/12/2013
BBC ASIAN NETWORK PRESENTS A BLOCKBUSTER CHRISTMAS
BBC Asian Network’s festive schedule is bursting with delights this year. Highli...

Interviews

Asian Interviews - Aatif Nawaz
07/04/2014
A Day in the Life of...
Every month we will be bringing you an exclusive insight of a day in the life of an infl...
Asian Interviews - Creating Futureproof Music
07/04/2014
The PropheC
Since debuting his album in September 2011 The PropheC, aka Neal Chatha, has gone on to ...
Asian Interviews - Sunny Malik Talks to the Main Tera Hero Ho Actor
07/04/2014
Varun Dhawan
Bollywood’s young heartthrob Varun Dhawan speaks to Sunny Malik about his second f...
Asian Interviews - In Regards to His New Film Release - Total Siyapaa
10/03/2014
Ali Zafar speaks to Asian Today's Sunny Malik
Total Siyapaa was due to release in January 2014. Why was it postponed? We deci...

News

Asian News - Magistrates Upholds Decision After Appeal
16/04/2014
Wolverhampton Taxi Firm Licence Remains Revoked
Wolverhampton Magistrates Court has up held a decision to revoke the licence of a taxi f...
Asian News - Jas Sansai Talks about Operation Blue Star
16/04/2014
It’s Important to Read Between the Lines
Prime Minister David Cameron conveyed a number of Vaisakhi wishes to British Sikhs...
Asian News - Police Appeal for Information
16/04/2014
Leicester Racist Attack
Crime number: LC/01071/14-7   Officers investigating an assault and racis...
Asian News - Investigation Has Been Launched
15/04/2014
Man Critically Ill After Stabbing in Erdington
An investigation has been launched following a stabbing in Erdington last night (14 April)...

Sport

Asian Sport - Camps are Being Launched From May
10/04/2014
Students to Get Sports Scholarships
Sport Esprit Academy from the UK will be launching their third year of football camps ...
Asian Sport - Unleashing Unearthed Talent
09/04/2014
The Talk Home Mobile Asian Cricket Awards 2014
On Marc h 28th 2014, Lord’s Cricket Ground hosted the launch of the inaugural &l...
Asian Sport - Sangakkara Powers Sri Lanka to WT20 Title as India Fail in Bid to Make History
07/04/2014
Sri Lanka Finally Win a World Cup
Playing in his last T20I, Kumar Sangakkara propelled Sri Lanka to a six-wicket win in th...
Asian Sport - West Indies Give Late Onslaught
02/04/2014
Pakistan Collapse to Embarrassing Defeat
A disappointing end to the tournament for Pakistan. After the first 15 overs of the matc...