Sunday, April 23, 2017

Grand New Gurdwara Set for Great Barr

Birmingham City Council has unveiled bright new plans to transform an empty Great Barr office block into a new place of Sikh worship. Applicant Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurdwara aims to being a new Sikh temple to Aldridge Road. In...

The Asian Today Nominated for a National Diversity Award

A humble thanks to all those who have supported The Asian Today for the upcoming National Diversity Awards. The NDA is an esteemed black-tie ceremony that aims to recognise and reward both people and organisations who are actively promoting and...

Five Businesses Close in Two Years in Grand Central

In the two years since Grand Central opened, five businesses have already shut up shop for good, putting a firm dent in the idea of Birmingham’s new cosmopolitan train/shopping centre. Numerous independent retailors based in Grand Central revealed that they...

Floyd Mayweather’s Team Bus Torched on Broad Street

Floyd Mayweather’s luxury team bus was set alight in the early hours of Sunday morning on Broad Street. It is believed that the bus, used by Mayweather and his entourage known as ‘The Money Team,’ was torched by an...

Sandwell library to be named UK’s first ever ‘Library of Sanctuary’

Thimblemill Library in Sandwell will on Thursday be named the UK’s first ‘library of sanctuary’, in a historic award aimed at recognising the role of the library in welcoming refugees and migrants into the local community. Sabir Zazai, Director of...

Blind No5 Barrister is appointed as District Judge

A blind barrister from No5 Barristers Chambers has been sworn in as a District Judge. The Queen has appointed Dr Fayyaz Afzal OBE to be a District Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Elizabeth Truss...

Langar serves up “Birmingham City University’s biggest meal”

Students in Birmingham are inviting everyone to join them for a free lunch this week at a huge pop-up community kitchen. Birmingham City University Students’ Union and its Sikh Society will be hosting ‘Langar on Campus’ in the Atrium at...

NA Consulting launch their Business Basics First ® Program

NA Consulting Ltd (NAC), a niche Management Consultancy based in Birmingham announced public launch of their Business Basics First ® program (BBF). The tools were originally developed for specific businesses and industry sectors but have been proven to work...

Birmingham entrepreneurs generate over £20 million turnover

Entrepreneurial Spark launches impressive 2017 Impact Report 3,152 jobs created by its entrepreneurs 85% of businesses still trading compared to 40% nationally New programme underway to reach even more entrepreneurs Entrepreneurial Spark Powered by NatWest launched its annual report today, with an even...

Don’t ignore the warning signs: New campaign Drives Awareness of Cancer Signs

A new campaign in the Midlands aims to drive awareness of persistent tummy troubles as possible signs of cancer. In the Midlands around 55,800 people are diagnosed with cancer each year and around 26,100 die of the disease ,, Key findings...