New Mum Dies After Giving Birth Was Tested Positive for COVID-19

A new mother who has died in hospital six days after giving birth to her son was tested positive for coronavirus. Fozia Hanif, 29, died at Birmingham's Heartlands Hospital on April 8 after her condition deteriorated. The baby was tested negative...

“Loved and Respected” -UK’s First Sikh Consultant Dies After Contracting Coronavirus

An A&E consultant who was "hugely respected" has died after contracting coronavirus. Manjeet Singh Riyat, 52, was the UK’s first Sikh A&E consultant, died on Monday 20 April at the Royal Derby Hospital, where he worked. University Hospitals of Derby and...

Influential British women come together as a voice for vulnerable girls across India and...

Award-winning international education charity Magic Bus have launched a new campaign - backed by inspirational women here in the UK – in response to Covid-19 and the impact it will have on women and girls across India. The group of...

Asian Celebrities In Powerful Coronavirus Message

A powerful new video has been filmed to urge minority groups to stick to lockdown and social distancing measures - to help save more lives. British-Asian celebrities from across the UK have created a health advice video targeting the Asian...

NHS URGES PUBLIC TO STAY SAFE AHEAD OF RAMADAN

As Muslims begin to prepare for the month of Ramadan, the NHS has issued a reminder to those who observe the Islamic holy month starting next week to avoid social gatherings because of the risk of coronavirus. Ramadan will be...

UK Lockdown Extended For Three Weeks

The coronavirus lockdown for UK has been extended by at least three weeks, confirmed by Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab. The foreign secretary, who is standing in for Prime Minister Boris Johnson as he recovers from Covid-19, said the decision was...

Son Loses Both Parents Three Days Apart Pays Tribute

A devasted son whose both parents died within three days of each other after being treated for coronavirus pays tribute. Mohammed Riaz and his wife Karamat Begum, from Small Heath were both taken to Heartlands Hospital. Mrs Begum, 72, died on...

Police Release Image of Woman In Connection to Pickpocketing

Police have released a CCTV image of a woman they want to speak to after an elderly woman had her purse swiped from her trolley in a Solihull supermarket. The 78-year-old victim was shopping in a Stratford Road store in...

Family Stranded In Pakistan Want To Come Home

A family from Birmingham who went to Pakistan for a wedding have been stranded in for almost a month Razia Hadait went to Mirpur in Kashmir in February for her son’s wedding and was due to fly back on March...

Teenager Bakes Cakes and Raises Funds to Help NHS Workers

A teenager from Small Heath baked 165 cakes for NHS staff and raised £600 to buy food for medical workers. Aatif Ahmad said he was saddened by the death of nurse and mother-of-three Areema Nasreen, who worked at Walsall Manor...