Reaching for the Stars – Interview with Reharna AbdelKareem !

How many of us can say we are part of the space industry? Reharna AbdelKareem can proudly assert this having studied in a field not many Asian women dabble in; Space Engineering. Reharna is the proud alumni of Kingston...
John Upchurch LAFF 2017

19th London Asian Film Festival Opening Gala – Memories Beyond Borders

“Memories beyond borders” - this was the theme that introduced the 2017 London Asian Film Festival at Regent Street Cinema last week. The Tongues on Fire UK Asian Film Festival each year aims to celebrate independent cinema from across...
Sejal Sehmi GAK 2017

Global Arts Kingston goes Bold for Change for International Women’s Day

Be Bold for Change was the global theme for this year’s International Women’s Day. Across the world, there were infinite events, marches, conferences and just pure celebrations to mark a day that holds a different meaning to women everywhere. This...

Ready for the Revamped Birmingham 10k?

Lacing up for the upcoming Great Birmingham 10k? There’s been a few changes you might want to take note of. For starters, the infamous Lee Bank Middleway at the 8km and 11-mile mark have been removed due a redrawing of...

London To Host ‘Divalicious London’ With Bollywood & Fashion Royalty + COMPETITION TICKETS

DIVAlicious London, presented by DIVAlicious and Sterling Media in association with Danube Properties, will feature haute and affordable Indo-Fusion Designer Couture, jewellery, décor and accessories, through its unique format of a mobile boutique, under one-roof on 25th - 26th...

Riz Ahmed Set for Success with City of Tiny Lights

Riz Ahmed has certainly been making waves as of late and shows no signs of slowing down. The British Asian actor has seen his career take him from strength to strength. He starred in the acclaimed comedy Four Lions...

Inspiration for all ages at Neasden Mandir’s 8th annual International Women’s Day

Over 1,300 women came together at BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Neasden, London (popularly known as the Neasden Temple), to celebrate its eighth annual International Women’s Day on Saturday 11 March. The event, themed ‘Celebrating Women: Inspiring Generations’, was...

Mubarakan kicks off London schedule

 Saturday 11th March 2017, London, UK - Sony Pictures Networks Productions,  a division of Sony Pictures Networks India Pvt. Ltd (SPN), have started shooting for their upcoming Bollywood film, Mubarakan, in London. The cast includes Anil Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor,...

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...

Indian film director Farhan Akhtar To Speak At London School Of Economic’s India Forum

London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), is hosting twofold forums as part of the prestigious annual ‘LSE India Forum 2017’ (LIF), a leading forum in the UK involving keynote speeches and panel discussions on major economic, political...

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...

Celebrating International Women’s Day- to Party or Protest

March 8th commemorated International Women’s Day, a day in which women everywhere were celebrated for their political, social, economic and cultural achievements, contributions and ongoing progress. There have been thousands upon thousands of rallies, festivals, exhibitions, conferences and gatherings all...