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    Beauty Therapy Students Come First in World Skills UK Nail Art

    Two Students nail themselves a place in the World Skills finals Two students at South and City College Birmingham have fought off hundreds of competitors to nail themselves a place in the World Skills finals.   The two beauty therapy students took...

    Lest We Forget

    Exploring the South Asian Contribution to the Great War Asian contributions to both world wars are not widely known about, despite the fact that India raised the world’s largest volunteer armies: 1.5 million in WWI and 2.5 million in WWII....

    England Zindabad

    Can Brit Asian's support England? British or Pakistani? Sajid Mahmood ...

    Breaking Barriers

    10 Inspirational British Asian Women March 8th marks the annual International Women’s Day. The internationally recognised campaign celebrates and acknowledges the achievement of women. This years theme #PledgeforParity, is asking people to help bridge the gender by raising their voices....

    Making Eid memorable with Asda

    Eidi, biryani and family – make for the perfect Eid-al-Fitr celebrations. From low key celebrations to large family gatherings – the traditions of celebrating the end of Ramadan has been passed down from generation to generation. Interwoven with tradition and...

    Peter Kosminsky’s Muslim dilemma

    How the Channel 4 thriller ‘Britz’ came aboutOn July 7th 2005 four men strapped explosives to their bodies, walked into the heart of London’s transport network and blew themselves up. Fifty-two people were killed, in addition to the bombers;...

    ‘These questions need to be resolved’

    Baroness Sayeeda Warsi on why Britain is investigating torture allegationsTHE Government is to hold an unprecedented inquiry into allegations that its military was complicit in the torture and abuse of terror suspects in the wake of the 9/11 disaster....

    My Asian Family – The Musical BBC Four

    My Asian Family – The Musical tells the epic and inspiring story of one Asian family, the Thakrars, across three generations. Just 12 of them came to Britain in 1972 with nothing, fleeing for their lives from Idi Amin’s...

    The Fight for Freedom

    Migration to the UK from South Asia by both Pakistanis and Indians, in the last 60’s and has carried on to this day. Come 14th and 15th August, millions of people across the globe will be celebrating the independence...

    Cruel Summer

    Why the school summer break is a crucial period for the Forced Marriage UnitIT is a warm, sticky but lovely summer’s day when I meet Olaf Henricson-Bell at the Foreign Office in Central London. He is the Joint Head...