Thursday, March 23, 2017

Habib Rehman

Habib Rehman, a Birmingham business owner, was honoured in the New Year Honours list, receiving a British Empire Medal (BEM) for Services to Business and Community relations in Birmingham. The Asian Today had the pleasure of interviewing the awards recipient What...

Drag Queen Makes A Quick Exit From India

A female drag queen claims she escaped from armed police in India after the organisers of a women’s conference called her show “indecent”. 40-year old, Andrea Smith of Stourbridge, performed at the Women’s Economic Forum in New Delhi aiding them...

Inside Birmingham Children’s Hospital Documentary

Inside Birmingham Children’s Hospital begins to see Channel 4 cameras with first-time access to one of the greatest progressive paediatric units in the world. It will be aired in 10-parts, and narrated by David Tennant. The series also features more...

Paedophile Harjit Sian Imprisoned

"Sian did not comprehend the gravity of his offending or the impact it had on others." Quinton local Harjit Sian, was imprisoned for 18 months following a two-year police investigation, after a laptop containing chills-sex pictures was found at Wolverhampton...

Make the most of your summer half term with The Old Rep!

The Old Rep are putting on a string of events to make this summer half term your best yet, packed with lots of family fun and entertainment. Kick off with a FREE family fun day at the Library of...

A Global Win for Local Vicar

The winners received their NRI (Non-Resident Indian) Awards at a glittering ceremony in Mumbai in April, where Revd Joshva Raja was announced as a winner in the Professional category due to his contributions to HIV/AIDS awareness, community media and...

Thrilling Arsenal Trip for Local Youngsters

Once again the Birmingham Youth Sports Academy (BYSA) took 40 children to Arsenal Football Club for a stadium tour & 2 training sessions at the HUB. This coaching session for kids of particular age groups aided them to understand the Arsenal...

Win Three Course Valentine’s Day Meal for 2! ENDS TODAY

Celebrate love in 2017 with a three course meal and a specially prepared Dilwale cocktail each, courtesy of Indico! This beautiful Valentines Day meal in their fabulous Shirley restaurant could be yours and your partners by answering this question: Which of...

Birmingham student has the X Factor in Indonesia

An Indonesian student at Birmingham City University has wowed audiences in his native country, after coming second in an X Factor-style TV talent contest. Gerald Prayogo was studying International Business as part of the Birmingham institution’s International Summer School...

Chief of the Millennium

The Eastside Millennium Point, including the city’s science museum, has a new finance director in Ian Leslie. Leslie first joined the Millennium Point in 2015 as senior finance manager. In his new role Leslie will work extensively with CEO...