A Poor Legacy

Jas Sansi - The Thinking Man's Mouthpiece Photographer and LoveBrum trustee, Jas Sansi brings a dose of all things Birmingham. With an unprecedented love of the city and its unique diverseness, he brings his 6-foot passion to The Asian Today. Eighteen...

David Cameron Quits as Whitney MP over Backbench ‘Distraction’ Issues

Former MP David Cameron has announced he is resigning as Conservative MP to Whitney due to concerns he was being a ‘distraction’ to new MP Theresa May by being in the backbenches. Cameron said the decision came after a very...

Shami Chakrabarti House of Lords Seat a ‘Mistake’

Human rights campaigner Shami Chakrabarti has been nominated for a peerage, meaning she has seat in the House of Lords for life, as part of David Cameron’s honours. The decision has caused intense anger among Jewish groups and prominent Labour...

Tom Watson Hits Out at Corbyn Supporters “Secret Plan” to Take Control of Labour

According to West Bromwich East MP and Labour Deputy Leader Tom Watson, the  future of the Labour Party is at risk and that a number of leftist supporters have enacted a “secret plan” to overthrow the party. Watson said, “I...

Engaging With The Youth of Lozells

Waseem Zaffar MBE was born, raised and has lived in Lozells all his life. He has represented the Lozells and East Handsworth Ward at Birmingham City Council since 2011. He also serves as a Non Executive Director at Sandwell...

Hunt Hits Back at ‘Devastating’ Junior Doctors

Junior doctors have called for five days of strikes, something Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has called ‘devastating news.’ The strike is down to controversial plans to force an increase on doctor’s working hours. It would increase working days from 7am-7pm...

Study finds Muslim women most disadvantaged group

Following a report showing Muslim women were the most discriminated against group in Britain, the Liberal Democrats have demanded government action. Liberal Democrat peer and Equalities Spokesperson Meral Hussein-Ece said: “Muslim women are already facing hate crimes and social exclusion in...

Failed Coup Attempt in Turkey

Following Friday’s attempted coup, there have been hundreds of death and over a thousand injured. It is not yet not known who is behind the attack, though thousands of suspects have already been arrested. The coup began Friday when the...

First Day of May

After a suspenseful race to leadership, Theresa May was the guaranteed pick after Andrea Leadsom’s surprise exit. Now May has taken the reigns and is currently forming her new cabinet after taking her place in Downing Street. Boris Johnson has...

Faith Action Manifesto

Topic is “Too Significant to Ignore” FaithAction, a national network of faith-based organisations, has entered the election debate with their own manifesto. The manifesto contains seven proposals aimed at politicians, policy makers and funders with the aim of securing...