Konnie Huq lands X-Factor role

Former Blue Peter presenter to front spin off show The Xtra FactorFORMER Blue Peter presenter Konnie Huq will front the X-Factor’s spin-off show ‘The Xtra Factor’, it has been announced. The 34-year-old will join the show for its seventh...
John Upchurch LAFF 2017

19th London Asian Film Festival Opening Gala – Memories Beyond Borders

“Memories beyond borders” - this was the theme that introduced the 2017 London Asian Film Festival at Regent Street Cinema last week. The Tongues on Fire UK Asian Film Festival each year aims to celebrate independent cinema from across...

Tom Watson Hits Out at Corbyn Supporters “Secret Plan” to Take Control of Labour

According to West Bromwich East MP and Labour Deputy Leader Tom Watson, the  future of the Labour Party is at risk and that a number of leftist supporters have enacted a “secret plan” to overthrow the party. Watson said, “I...

All change at the BBC Asian Network

Sonia Deol fronts Drive Show as Nikki Bedi leaves the station after six yearsSONIA Deol is to front the Drive Show on the BBC Asian Network, replacing current host Nikki Bedi who is leaving the station after six years....

End of an Era for Sonia Deol

Popular Radio Presenter to quit Asian Network for new life in Canada BBC Asian Network radio DJ Sonia Deol is leaving the station to start a new life in Canada. The min-morning presenter has been a regular on the airwaves for...

Mental health Charity LAMP Announces New CEO

LAMP (Leicestershire Action for Mental Health Project) is delighted to announce the appointment of Sue Langley as the charity’s new chief executive. Sue, who lives in Leicestershire, joins the charity from a national role with the Crimestoppers Trust and has...

England’s First Win in The World Cup

What a season of Cricket it has been with 45 days and 48 matches and England winning the world cup for the first time after beating New Zealand in an emotional and electric atmosphere at The Oval. This might just...

East Meets West at Move It-2016

The biggest dance event in the UK calendar brought together more than 23,000 dancers and dance lovers celebrating all things dance from different genres across the country. Kalpesh Zalavadiya, director of K'z Dance wanted to bring a taste of...

New Film Highlights Blood in Urine

New film released to highlight the importance of early diagnosis and cultural issues that can delay Black and South Asian people from seeing their doctor early Early diagnosis of bladder and kidney cancers increases the chance of survival, so being...

First Sikh MP To Wear Turban in the Commons

Tan Dhesi has received praise for being the first Sikh MP to wear a turban in the House of Commons. The 38-year-old’s successful election in Slough was celebrated by the local Asian community and even as far as his...