New voice for Radio Leicester

Kamlesh Purohit returns to the airwavesACCLAIMED journalist Kamlesh Purohit will return to the airwaves in Leicester this month for a new show for the city’s Asian community. Every Thursday Kamlesh will present a blend of local news, entertaining guests...

The Celebrations Continue!

Filmmaker Aditya Chopra relives Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge Last week YRF announced that an extraordinary collectible that you will want to get your hands on, is just one of the things to be revealed, as we draw closer to the...

Dancing a Winning Tune

Vidya Patel Wins BBC Young Dancer 19 year-old dancer Vidya Patel, from Birmingham, has won the South Asian Final of the first ever BBC Young Dancer. She will join 5 other finalists who will perform on stage at Sadler’s Wells...

Hindu’s claim win in ‘Love Guru’ protests

‘Our protests led to Razzie nod’, say US groupAN AMERICAN Hindu group have claimed victory over Hollywood film The Love Guru, claiming their protests led to it being nominated for seven Golden Raspberry awards. The Mike Myers film came...

Announcing our newest Patron

The United Kingdom Thalassaemia Society (UKTS) is proud to introduce their newest Patron Mr Adil Ray.  Adil Ray OBE is best known as the star and creator of the hit BBC1 sitcom Citizen Khan. More on his work can...

Asian Network partners with London Mela

Stars gear up for London music showpieceTHE BBC Asian Network has teamed up with the London Mela for another year as media partner. The Mela – the biggest Asian cultural event in Britain – will take place in Gunnersbury Park...

Freida dazzles at BFI London Film festival

Actress premieres latest film MiralINDIAN actress Freida Pinto will put her promotional duties aside to celebrate her birthday in London. The Slumdog Millionaire beauty was on the red carpet at the BFI London Film Festival on Monday night for the...

Hans Raj Hans to hit Birmingham

Win tickets to see music legend!Hans Raj Hans, one of the best-known names in Indian music, has chosen to perform a concert of songs in the Sufi style at Birmingham’s Symphony Hall later this month. The show, which is expected...

Jay Sean’s ‘Story So Far’ on BBC Red Button

Singer charts his rise to fame in special BBC Asian Network interview FANS of global superstar Jay Sean will get the chance to watch a special in-depth interview with the singer on the BBC Red Button this week. The singer met...

Hip-Hop legend and Bollywood star unite

Akshay & Snoop collaborate in first for BollywoodTWO of the most heavyweight names in their respective industries – American hip hop superstar Snoop Dogg and king of Bollywood Akshay Kumar - have come together in a collaboration that heralds...