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...
Kaiya Desai

Be Kaiya’s Donor – An Urgent Appeal to Save A Young Girl’s Life

In a heart-breaking appeal that no parent should ever have to post, the mum and dad of five-year-old Kaiya Desai, who has been diagnosed with a rare and aggressive form of leukaemia, are urgently seeking a stem cell donor to...

Drug and alcoholism in the Muslim community

Mohammed Ashfaq, MBE, Managing Director at Kikit Pathways to Recovery (based in Birmingham), has written an op-ed about the issues surrounding drugs and alcoholism within the Muslim community. In particular, he looks at the reasons why drug offences in...

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...

Black Tea V’s Green Tea

It will always be the endless question of green tea vs black tea  as it is constant source of debate, but there are some hard facts about the benefits and downsides of these teas. Black Tea v’s Green Tea The two most...

Swipe Right And Meet Other British Asians On Desee

Desee Dating App aspires to bring together South Asians living around the world to connect and meet with like-minded people that share a common yet diverse cultural and traditional background. Never before have our lives been so dependent on technology...

Noreen Khan is taking her all female comedy nights on a UK tour in...

Noreen Khan is taking her all female comedy nights on a UK tour in 2018! Called LOL- Ladies of Laughter with Noreen Khan seems to be the first of its kind. All the comedians are of BAME background including...

RDF’s Shop Well For Less? To return to BBC One 

RDF West has been commissioned to make a third 4x60’ series of Shop Well For Less? for BBC One following the success of the last series. The new series will be made out of RDF’s Bristol offices and will be Exec Produced by...

NEW NHS Diabetes prevention programme

EMBARGOED TO 00.01 14 NOVEMBER 2017 – WORLD DIABETES DAY Mrs Baldev Ahluwalia, who lives in Sandwell, is just one of 7,485* people at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes in the West Midlands. But thanks to the NHS diabetes prevention...