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...