Renowned Physicist Stephen Hawking Dies Aged 76

The renowned British physicist Professor Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76. He died peacefully at his home in Cambridge in the early hours of Wednesday morning, his family said. Prof Hawking, one of the world's finest scientific minds, was...

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...

Restaurant Owner Cleared of Assault

Restaurant owner Karmul Islam threw chilli powder into a customer's face after he complained his chicken dish was "tough, rubbery and tasted like paraffin" has been cleared of assault. January last year, Mr Islam was said to have not taken...

Charity Chairman wins prestigious National Great British Entrepreneurship Award

Following on from winning two awards in the regional 2017 NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards at the end of last year, Founder andChairman of humanitarian charity Penny Appeal, Adeem Younis, has picked up the top national award for ‘Entrepreneur...

Sharia Councils to Change Law To Help Women

In the UK Muslims should undergo a civil marriage as well as a religious ceremony to make sure women are protected under the law, an independent review of sharia councils has said. The measure was needed to lessen “discriminatory practices”...

ALL LOCAL SHOPS WILL BE CHARGING 5P FOR CARRIER BAGS

Corner shops and other retailers with less than 250 employees are currently exempted from the charging customers 5p for a carrier bag in England. The 5p charge on carrier bags is set to be extended under plans to tackle...

2 charged with the murder of 16 year old Huma Jama

Birmingham teen has been identified as 16 year old Harun Jama who was found with stab wounds on January 3 in Oxford. Police were called at 7.55pm after reports that a young boy has been found with stab wounds in...

2018: Asians on the New Year Honours List

On Friday 29th December 2017, the official list for New Years Honour 2018 was released, recognising the individuals around the UK who have provided extraordinary services. We take a look at the outstanding British Asian men and women who...

Saffiyah Khan, the Birmingham Protestor named as Stylist’s ‘Women of the Year’

We all know how Saffiyah Khan stood up face to face against the EDL thug earlier this year, that picture that captured the moment has propelled Khan to international recognition. Saffiyah Khan has now been named as one of...

BAME young carers let down by the agencies supposed to support them, says Barnardo’s

Black, Asian and minority ethnic children caring for sick or disabled family members are being let down by the agencies – including schools, local authorities and health services - that are supposed to support them, says Barnardo’s. Research by the...