Entrepreneur Once Worth £90m Now Living On Rent

Marco Hajikypri who was rejected by Dragons’ Den, and then turned down a £90 million offer for his company has had to sell his house and car. He claims he has suffered a backlash against him ‘bragging’ about his worth...

Dad Fighting For Life After Suffering Brain Aneurysm on Holiday

A dad of a three-year-old son is fighting for his life after suffering a brain aneurysm on holiday in Ibiza. Shannon Hacche, 25, and her fiancée Abdul Salam from Loughborough, 35, jetted off to the White Island on August 12...

Fight at Sidhu Moose Wala Concert at 02 Academy

A fight broke out in the crowd at Sidhu Moose Wala’s concert at the Birmingham O2 Academy on Saturday 18 January. A video that has been circled shows the concert is stopped as Sidhu asks everyone to calm down. One...

Black Bags Dumped on Streets

The streets of Birmingham are piling up with rubbish and fly-tipped waste. Mattresses, fridge-freezers, cardboard boxes, old sofas and countless rubbish bags are being dumped. In Alum Rock, mounds of fly-tipped waste has been dumped on roads in and around Cherrywood Road. After...

A young boy rings the hospital bell after battling cancer

10-year-old Mohammed Daniyal from Walsall boy has rung the ‘treatment bell’ at Birmingham Children’s Hospital after months of battling cancer. Mohammed Daniyal, from Walsall, was diagnosed with Burkitt Leukaemia just weeks before his 10th Birthday early last year. Sana Mahmood, his...

Sikh community target of Alcohol Awareness campaign

A midlands charity is seeking to tackle the taboo issue of alcohol misuse in the Sikh community as part of Alcohol Awareness Week. Aquarius, part of Recovery Focus, is working to tackle growing alcohol misuse in Sikh Punjabi community after...

Jail Time Doubled For Carjacking Gang

A gang of violent carjacking thugs who battered motorists with golf clubs, baseball bats and metal bars have had their jail terms doubled. The trio Sarweeth Rehman, Hussun Ashraf and Adal Azam, all aged 22, caused fright by carrying...

My Choice! My Right! My Life!

It is no secret that the practice of forced marriage is prevalent within the South Asian community. Forced Marriage is defined as a union where one or both individuals involved, are coerced to consent to a marriage against their...

Ramadan Advice For Birmingham Diabetics

Throughout Ramadan (2016: 7 June to 6 July) most Muslims are required to refrain from eating and drinking during daylight hours. But diabetics are exempt from this if fasting would put their health at risk. (Speak to your Imam for...

Tell Mama Combats Spike in Racist Abuse

Tell Mama, one of the UK’s leading anti-discrimination and anti-Islamophobic organisations in the UK, will be hosting a number of surgeries in the coming weeks to combat the sudden spike in racism and violence aimed at Muslims in the...