Charity Chairman wins prestigious National Great British Entrepreneurship Award

Following on from winning two awards in the regional 2017 NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards at the end of last year, Founder andChairman of humanitarian charity Penny Appeal, Adeem Younis, has picked up the top national award for ‘Entrepreneur...

Sharia Councils to Change Law To Help Women

In the UK Muslims should undergo a civil marriage as well as a religious ceremony to make sure women are protected under the law, an independent review of sharia councils has said. The measure was needed to lessen “discriminatory practices”...

ALL LOCAL SHOPS WILL BE CHARGING 5P FOR CARRIER BAGS

Corner shops and other retailers with less than 250 employees are currently exempted from the charging customers 5p for a carrier bag in England. The 5p charge on carrier bags is set to be extended under plans to tackle...

2 charged with the murder of 16 year old Huma Jama

Birmingham teen has been identified as 16 year old Harun Jama who was found with stab wounds on January 3 in Oxford. Police were called at 7.55pm after reports that a young boy has been found with stab wounds in...

2018: Asians on the New Year Honours List

On Friday 29th December 2017, the official list for New Years Honour 2018 was released, recognising the individuals around the UK who have provided extraordinary services. We take a look at the outstanding British Asian men and women who...

Saffiyah Khan, the Birmingham Protestor named as Stylist’s ‘Women of the Year’

We all know how Saffiyah Khan stood up face to face against the EDL thug earlier this year, that picture that captured the moment has propelled Khan to international recognition. Saffiyah Khan has now been named as one of...

BAME young carers let down by the agencies supposed to support them, says Barnardo’s

Black, Asian and minority ethnic children caring for sick or disabled family members are being let down by the agencies – including schools, local authorities and health services - that are supposed to support them, says Barnardo’s. Research by the...

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...

SMASH HIT UK BHANGRA AWARDS 2017 UNITES & DELIGHTS

After the smash hit UK Bhangra Awards 2014, 2015 & 2016, Culture Unite & KTC presented UK Bhangra Awards 2017 on Saturday 25th November in the luxurious Regency Banqueting Suite, Birmingham. This prestigious red carpet event included 24 awards,...

McDonalds apologises After Muslim Woman Denied entering store because of her Hijab

A Muslim woman who was allegedly told she could not enter one of the fast-food chain outlet on Seven Sister’s Road in London while wearing a hijab has had an apology from McDonalds. In footage recorded by the woman, who...