India- East Midlands Business relations on the rise

‘India Derby Business’ meeting was hosted by the Derby City Council on 27th November 2018. Consul General, Aman Puri shared his insights besides giving an update on Indian economy stating, ‘though Indian economy is highly competitive, it provides an...

ASIAN APPRENTICES OF THE YEAR CELEBRATE IN GLITTERING CEREMONY

Talented young people, their employers and learning providers from across the UK gathered at Edgbaston Stadium in Birmingham, as the winners of this year’s Asian Apprenticeship Awards were announced. From over 300 nominations, awards were presented in 8 sector categories,...

Pushkar wins Best Restaurant in the Midlands at the 2018 British Curry Awards

Christmas came early for Pushkar with their second British Curry Award win at the 14th annual ceremony on Monday 26th November at Battersea Evolution, London. The fine dining Indian restaurant based on Birmingham’s Broad Street was one of 20...

PM awards outstanding West Midlands charity founder

The Prime Minister has today, 27 November, recognised Neelam Heera, from Birmingham, for tackling the taboo of women's reproductive health in marginalised communities. Neelam is the founder of ‘Cysters’, a charity that is removing cultural barriers in BAME communities surrounding...

Police Officer Killed Shopkeeper By Dangerous Driving

A popular Wednesfield shopkeeper died after he was hit by an off-duty Staffordshire Police officer Jason Bannister in December 2016. Balvinder Singh was taken to hospital following a collision on Cannock Road, Wolverhampton, but died from his injuries. The 59-year-old...

Traffic Warden Attacker Jailed

A man who viciously attacked a traffic warden has been jailed. The traffic warden who was on his phone to a colleague on 14 September this year, was attacked by a gang of four following an earlier dispute. Danyal Bashir,...

Is nursing an acceptable career option for South Asians

We speak to Asian nurses who share their experience of being a nurse in the NHS, the challenges they faced regarding their career choice and how attitudes are changing with increased understanding of nursing within South Asian communities. Farina Saheed...

‘India’s rich expertise and skill must be harnessed in a new mobility ecosystem’ says...

Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG) saw titans of industry highlight the huge untapped potential for British businesses to tap into the ever growing Indian market. The conference took place at WMG, which recently saw the soft opening of the National...

How NHS 111 can help you

Dr Anika Tanna, GP at both Central Uxbridge Surgery and The Abbotsbury Practice said: “The winter months can be challenging for the NHS, especially for urgent care services. It’s important for us to drive understanding of the role and...

Prestigious ABCC President’s Medal awarded to Principal of South and City College Birmingham

South and City College Birmingham’s Principal, Mike Hopkins has been awarded the President’s Medal at the 31st Asian Business Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) Annual Awards and Dinner. Mike, who has been the Principal at the college for 11 years, was...