Press Releases

    An Immigration Debate with a Unique Creative Twist

    Taking place at 6pm, 6 April 2016, at the Bordesley Centre, the debate and interactive art-piece is intended to provoke in-depth conversation on one of contemporary Britain’s most divisive issues: immigration. The event offers a unique take on the standard...

    Your Care, Connected!

    Your Care Connected is a new system that will provide better, safer care – it could even save your life. Your Care Connected is a new system that will enable doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals working in hospitals to...

    Payal Push It!

    The Asian Wedding Experience Awards yielded a trio of accolades for gourmet catering business, Payal Events. The team celebrated winning, Caterer of the Year, Planner of the Year and also the Judges Award for Outstanding Contribution for Tarla Somaiya,...

    BBC Presents First Asian Network Live

    “Asian Network Live will be a fantastic event which will showcase all that is great about the Asian music scene and its eclectic range of artists." Saturday 30 April, 7-11pm, at Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith Line-up features Naughty Boy, Imran Khan, Zack...

    Potential Blood Stem Cells Donors Flood in for Vithiya

    Thousands came and registered as potential blood stem cells donors at events over the last two weekends to find a matching blood stem cell donor for 24 year old Vithiya Alphons. They came along to events in Birmingham, London and...

    Rahat Fateh Ali Khan To Perform At Mela Coventry

    The Ricoh Arena has announced further musical legends to the Mela Coventry event this summer with live performances from international superstars Miss Pooja, Abrar Ul Haq, Sukshinder Shinda, and Malkit Singh MBE. Miss Pooja, the princess of Bhangra, is...

    Inspirational Birmingham Man Recognised with National Honour

    An inspirational Birmingham man who overcame personal tragedy to help thousands of young people in his local community has been recognised with a National Honour. Mohammed Zafran, aged 36, who works as a community liaison officer at South and...

    Hindus Criticize Coldplay-Beyoncé Video for Trivializing Hinduism

    Hindus have criticized Coldplay music-video hit single featuring Beyoncé Knowles and titled “Hymn For The Weekend”, saying it trivializes Hinduism. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that this party-anthem/club-song music-video unnecessarily dragged sacred Hindu...

    Sikh Union Go the Extra Mile for Lord Mayors Charity

    The lord Mayors charity Appeal is £1,500 closer to its target thanks to a donation, received this week, from the Sikh Union Club. The money was raised by participants who took part in their annual ‘Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji Charity...

    We Won Best Publication!

    After a dedicated service to the Asian community for the past 12 years, The Asian Today has added another award to its mantelpiece. The Birmingham-based newspaper was awarded ‘Best Publication of the Year at the prestigious UK Bhangra Awards...