British Bengali Singer Debuts With ‘Morning In Brixton’

Pallab Sarker, a British Asian indie singer-songwriter from Walthamstow, has just released his debut single, Morning in Brixton. The reflective and soulful ballad from Pallab's new album, Grey Day, is being well received in the US and is proving a hit across American colleges, leading to a record deal there and now featured on...

Young Entrepreneur Tani Dulay leads on £13m Midland regeneration scheme

Developer Woodbourne Group has this week submitted a planning application for a 70-unit home scheme at West Bromwich’s Black Lake. The planning application seeks permission to demolish the part-derelict industrial estate to make way for a £13m project. If the...

BYSA Celebrates 15 Years

Birmingham Youth Sports Academy celebrated its 15th Year at their Annual charity dinner event at the Holiday Inn hotel on Friday 12th May 2017. Once again the event was a sell out and attracted sponsors and new faces, with over 400 guests in...

Indian Cricket Captain Virat Kohli Bats For Charity At Fundraising Gala Dinner In London

The Virat Kohli Foundation, an organisation headed by India’s cricket captain and one of the most dominant batsmen in international cricket, will host the Virat Kohli Charity Ball, on Monday, 5th June 2017 at the iconic HAC Ground, London. Touted...

Bird Fighting ‘BloodSport’ Probe Reignited After Attempted Smuggling into Birmingham

A Birmingham man has been arrested after 11 partridges were found in his luggage when he was travelling from Pakistan to England last Thursday. Police have detained the man under suspicion of trying to illegally smuggle in the birds...

Alchemy Black Country – Full programme announced

16 events across Wolverhampton, Stourbridge, Walsall and Sandwell A celebration of South Asian music, art, performance and comedy Newly commissioned performances to be seen for the first time in the region This May sees Black Country Touring once again partner with national...

YouCanFreeUs – International Anti-Human Trafficking Organization Starts Operations in the UK

YouCanFreeUs is an international human rights organization that is fighting human trafficking around the world through advocacy, rescue and rehabilitation. YouCanFree.Us rescues women and children out of slavery and commercial sexual exploitation, provides24/7 360 long-term psychosocial care and holistic...

YOUNG PEOPLE GET CREATIVE WITH BEST OF BIRMINGHAM’S SOUTH ASIAN CULTURE

DESI MOVES - the award-winning youth arts participation programme celebrating streetwise South Asian sounds and styles - is back this summer as part of UTSAV: the Year of South Asian Culture. How do young Brummies of South Asian descent feel...

Recognising the extraordinary achievements of Asian women in Britain today

May 2017, London: The Asian Women of Achievement Awards (AWA), in association with NatWest, announced the winners of the 2017 awards at a star-studded event in London last night in the presence of Princess Badiya bint El Hassan of...

Sacred Sounds: Sikh Music Traditions and the First World War

Presented by Alchemy and SAA-uk in association with The Network of Sikh Organisations, U.K. Saturday 3 June to Wednesday 15 November 2017 in Doncaster, Leeds, Bradford, Newcastle, Gateshead, Birmingham and Ilkley   Sacred Sounds tells some of the largely forgotten stories of...

11% Rise in Asian Investment in the UK

Asian investors are sweeping up the UK property scene in higher numbers than ever before. It appears Brexit is not putting a damper on things, at least for wealthy Asians looking to invest. Research from JLL, a property investment firm,...

Fyre Festival Goes Down in Flames

It was supposed to be the festival of a lifetime. Organised by hip hop artist Ja Rule, Fyre Festival was advertised as a music festival held on an island in the Bahamas and boasting luxury accommodation, food and entertainment. Tickets...