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    Salma Speaks Out

    Respect MP on growing up as a British MuslimMS Yaqoob, a former psychiatrist, is the MP for the Sparkbrook constituency in Birmingham with the Respect Party - an anti-war movement that was set up soon after war was declared...

    Southall Black Sisters: 30 years of history making

    Zeenat Moosa looks back at the achievements of a groundbreaking organisationONE of Britain’s flagship feminist organisations celebrated its 30th birthday this year. Southall Black Sisters was founded in 1979 during the Southall race riots. The non for profit organisation...

    City Mosque looks to the sun

    Solar cash could help Britain’s churches and other religious buildingsA BIRMINGHAM mosque is one of the first in the country to benefit from the installation of solar panels. The Masjid-e-Hamza Mosque in Moseley has already submitted plans to the...

    Murdered by my Father’s Kiran Sonia Sawar: ‘Honour killings is an issue that needs...

    There is a moment in BBC Three drama Murdered by my Father where London teen Salma, played by Kiran Sonia Sawar, flees from her father's imprisonment and jumps over the nearest balcony in her block of flats. While this...

    The Asian Today Achievement Awards Winners Announced

    Each year we look at individuals and organisations that have made a significant impact during the year in the categories that we have chosen. This year it was so much harder to select the winners as there was so many...

    Protecting the Pilgrims

    Stopping rogue firms blighting the Hajj pilgrimageFOR British Muslim Sami Minhas his pilgrimage to Mecca was supposed to be the greatest spiritual journey he would ever take. Like millions of others he trusted a local travel firm specialising in...

    The Holy Month – Ramadan

    Ramadan is the Islamic holy month  and during this month Muslims around the world won’t eat or drink between dawn and sunset. Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic year but the date isn't decided until shortly beforehand because the calendar...

    Salma Yaqoob: Tackling the ‘cancer’ of BNP fascism

    ‘Ignoring the BNP or playing down their successes will not make them go away’THE election of two BNP MEPs has removed the cover on a political sewer that should have been sealed for all time. Nick Griffin, a man...

    Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

    from all at The Asian Today  MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM ALL AT THE ASIAN TODAY

    LOVE ISLAND 2018 INFLUENCER POWER LIST

    Dani & Jack may have won the competition, but the social media currency earned in the villa means lucrative careers await for those unlucky in love too Dani & Jack were the winning couple on last night’s Love Island...