The Woman that is You

What does International Women's Day mean to you? On a chilly Sunday morning, my alarm goes off much earlier than it should do. The self-inflicted hangover post the wedding of the year, that of my best friend, has decided to...

Finalists for Signature Awards Announced

The finalists for the Signature Awards have been announced. The categories include excellence in finance ( Paresh Bodhani and Chan Nandhray ), Excellence in Law ( Dee Kundi, Kavita Bachada, Anurag Singh), Excellence in Banking ( Chan Nandhray, Mandeep...

The benefits of quitting smoking

With around 100,000 people in the UK dying from smoking per year, it is one of the nation’s biggest causes of death. Did you know each cigarette has around 4,000 chemicals, many of which are known to be toxic? Ammonia,...

The Silent Cry

I’m not a parent. I cannot begin to comprehend the pain felt by the parents of Asad Khan at the loss of their 11 year old son. I cannot fathom what drove a young boy, with a bright future,...

Bollywood’s Biggest Makeovers and Transformations

The hugely anticipated trailer for Kapoor and Sons-Since 1921 was released recently promising a rollercoaster ride of emotions, tension and some wholesome lovable moments in the film. In the trailer, Rahul Kapoor (Fawad Khan) and Arjun Kapoor (Sidharth Malhotra) return...

Why learning to speak your mother tongue is important

I wish I had listened to my parents. As is the case with most things, this realisation comes too late in life. In this instance, it relates to learning a language. I never realised the importance of language until three...

Birthday of the Prophet: Mawlid al-Nabi

Recently the famous poetry reciter Hafiz Rafaqut Hussain whose glorious voice is heard by Millions of viewers on a daily basis with his recitation of the Durood Taj, celebrated the Mawlid event at his house inviting people from all...

New Year: New You!

Every New Year many of us make resolutions to lose weight or to embark on a health and fitness journey. However, often many of us will break these resolutions. So this year let’s stop the cycle and try to...

Delicious PR- The Indian Brewery

So many marvellous independents beer places have opened up over the last year in Birmingham, that now beer lovers are truly spoiled for choice. The newest addition to the jewellery quarter, the Indian Brewery, is already spicing things up...

Tech Talk with Qasim Majid!

About Qasim Majid: Qasim Majid is a technology entrepreneur and the CEO and founder of Wow Zone – a digital marketing agency. He has been in the digital industry for 20 years. He serves on the board of the Asian...