NEWHAM UNDER THE STARS 2018 SET TO SHINE

Some of the finest South Asian music talent will perform at Central Park, East Ham in London on August 17 as part of the annual Newham Under The Stars event. One of the summer’s biggest free music events will...

ONE DAY IN HARAM

International Humanitarian charity, Penny Appeal, are announcing a film tour, starting with the London showing of One Day in the Haram on September 7th. A documentary by critically acclaimed British Muslim filmmaker, writer, producer and director, Abrar Hussain, the...

100th Anniversary of Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

The Jallianwala Bagh massacre, also known as the Amritsar massacre, took place on 13 April 1919 on the day of the Punjabi festival ‘Vaisakhi’.  The troops of the British Indian Army under the command of Colonel Reginald Dyer fired rifles into a crowd of Indians,...

Liverpool FC legend Ian Rush supports BYSA fundraiser, raising an incredible £15,000

Liverpool FC legend Ian Rush was guest of honour at last week’s Birmingham Youth Sports Academy annual awards dinner.  The BYSA, a community group championing grass roots football for children, held their ceremony at The Prestige Suite in Birmingham...

Punjab United Gravesend FC

BBC1 DOCUMENTARY - 17TH JUNE @19:30 Punjab United from Gravesend, Kent, was formed in 2003, like most clubs they started up as a grassroots team playing amateur Sunday league football. Although the club is run & managed by British Sikhs, Punjab...

USTAD RAHAT FATEH ALI KHAN RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS HONORARY DEGREE FROM OXFORD UNIVERSITY

26th June 2019, London – Iconic Pakistani singer Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan is in the UK to receive an honorary degree from the world renowned Oxford University today. The prestigious ceremony took place this afternoon in Oxford. An...

Sidelines to Centre Stage

A truly unique project articulating the voices of women who have survived some of life’s most extreme situations premiers at Midlands Arts Centre and Bradford Literature Festival. Abda Khan, author of the novels Stained and Razia, and British Muslim...

Death Toll Rises in Karachi with Heatwave

In the southern Pakistani city of Karachi at least 60 people have died from a heat-related illness, rescue officials say, as temperatures soared to 44 degrees Celsius in the country's largest city during Ramadan. Faisal Edhi, chief of the Edhi...

Salman Khan Celebrating 30 years in Bollywood

From Main Pyaar Kiya to Race 3 The Asian Today celebrate by giving you their favourite Khan movies, India’s biggest star Salman Khan has completed 30 years in Bollywood on August 22.In a career spanning across three decades, he...

Birmingham charity sends Emergency teams to help Earthquake victims

Al-Khair Foundation has set up an emergency appeal for victims of the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia. Over 834 people have been confirmed dead with numbers expected to rise. At least 1,000 have been injured and thousands are feared missing. The...