Sky’s the Limit for Jasmine Dotiwala

Alka Makwana talks to the former head of MTV Base Production JASMINE Dotiwala is the former head of MTV Base production. Growing up in Southall along with music artists like Jay Sean, Jasmine has worked her way up into the...

Anupama Chopra & the King of Bollywood

Chatting to the woman behind SRK's new bookFilm critic and author Anupama Chopra, is the lastest in a long list of writers to choose Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan as their subject. Hailing from a noted filmi family, and...

“After this book nobody will give me a film role”

Rahul Bajaj: An inside view of BollywoodFrom a student at London School of Economics to an investment banker on Wall Street, and a Bollywood actor in Mumbai; Rahul Bajaj is a man of many talents. After achieving success as...

Connecting Generations through Culture

Harleen and Rajveen’s Personalised Clothing Range1. Introduce Yourself. Harleen & Rajveen Takhar are the creators of the award winning clothing brand, Little Putar, which specialises in creating products featuring funny Punjabi slogans and phrases for babies, children and adults. The...

Ibrar Ahmed: Life as a Male Asian Wedding Planner

The Asian Today InterviewHE’S on course to become known as the ‘Jim’ll Fix It’ of the Asian wedding world and Manchester’s Ibrar Ahmed is loving every minute of it. The 32-year-old is one of the country’s most successful wedding...

Rustling up ‘Halal Harry’

Russell Razzaque on his new film The annual Bite the Mango Film Festival has in the past showcased the best in British-Asian film talent. ‘East is East’ and ‘Bend it like Beckham’ have all progressed to bigger and better...

Spreading the Dhol Beat

Johnny Kalsi on his new album 'Drums & Roses'THEY are the biggest pioneers of the Dhol, and this month Johnny Kalsi and Co of the Dhol Foundation release their latest album 'Drums & Roses'. We spoke to Johnny to...

‘This is one of my best films to date’

Shahid Kapoor on JAB WE MET and KareenaAs the fallout of the Shahid-Kareena split does its rounds, Imtiaz Ali's romantic comedy, Jab We Met, their  first romantic film together, is definitely B-town's most talked about film.     Looking dapper togged...

Najam Sheraz – Music with a Message

Pakistani popstar on why peace is the way forwardNAJAM Sheraz is one of Pakistan’s biggest international singers. Selling thousands of albums over a career that has spanned a phenomenal ten albums isn’t enough for this young artist. Najam is...

West is West Interview Special with Jimi Mistry

“East is East has been a big part of my life” IF there is one ‘East is East’ cast member who has more than anybody to thank for the blockbuster success of the film it has to be one Jimi...