Year of the Top Dog

Chinese New Year Celebrations in Birmingham are now a four day festival. Firecrackers, Lion Dancing and Drums extend a warm handshake to China signalling the Midlands is open for Business based on Friendship and Trust. Jas Sansi spent four...

East End Director Dr Jason Wouhra Receives OBE

Businessman Dr Jason Wouhra, Institute of Directors of the West Midlands Chairman, has been invested with an OBE for services to Business and International Trade by His Royal Highness Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales. Dr Wouhra is a Director and...

Handsworth Wood Residents Concerns Over Series of Burglaries

Many of the residents in Handsworth Wood will be gathering together and patrolling the streets following a series of burglaries in the area . The residents have set up a WhatsApp Group where they can report any suspicious incidents and have become the...

Indian Woman Disguises as A Man For Dowry

Police in India have arrested a woman who allegedly disguised as a man and tricked two women into marriage for dowry. Krishna Sen was arrested in the northern state of Uttarakhand for demanding dowry, which is illegal in India. During police...

Cambridge Men Named in French Alps Ski Fatality

The two men from Cambridge who fell hundreds of metres while skiing in Chamonix in the French Alps have been named as and Oscar Cassagneau-Francis, both 26. Oscar Cassagneau-Francis’ older brother Oliver, 28, was also skiing with the pair when...

Brummie Actor Ready to Rumble at The Improv Smackdown

Birmingham's very own Actor, Sunny Dhap will be representing Birmingham at The Improv Smackdown Tournament taking place during The Leicester Comedy Festival. Sunny Dhap is the founder and the director of Jumprov, The UK's First Ethically Diverse Improvisational Theatre Company....

Student Caught Speeding claims his speedometer confused him

A 22-year-old student was caught speeding at 89mph in a 30mph zone had claimed he was going so fast because his metric speedometer confused him. Khalid Al-Qahtani was seen driving down Ling Road, Loughborough, at nearly 60mph over the speed limit...

Stolen Vehicle Parts Uncovered in Chop Shop

Police officers recovered large amounts of vehicle parts all alleged to have been stolen - when they raided a business in Springfield Road, and a house in Grove Road, both in Sparkhill, at 6.25am on Thursday February 15. Images show...

Iphone 8 plus stolen from Small Heath Mobile Phone Shop

A young crook stole a pricey mobile phone from an unsuspecting shop owner in Small Heath. CCTV showed the youngster who is thought to be around 16-years -old entering the shop shortly before closing pocketing an expensive iPhone 8 plus...

Leading Pakistani Rights Activist Dies at 66

A leading Pakistani human rights activist and lawyer Asma Jahangir has died at the age of 66 after she suffered a cardiac arrest. The pro-democracy activist championed women's rights throughout her career. Jahangir was a Pakistani human rights lawyer and social activist who co-founded and chaired...