LOVEBRUM SERVES UP THE ULTIMATE COMPETITION FOR CURRY LOVERS

As the ‘curry capital’ celebrates National Curry Week, Birmingham charity LoveBrum is busy gearing up for this year’s hottest annual fundraiser. With ‘Curry King of Birmingham’ less than three weeks away, LoveBrum is eager to spice up the city...

Tributes for Leicester City Helicopter Crash

Leicester City FC owner was amongst five other people who died when his helicopter crashed in flames near the club’s ground. Club owner, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, was killed, along with two members of his staff, another passenger, and the pilot on...

East Midlands has had 19,743 property purchases with Help to Buy equity loan

* Over 169,102 completed Help to Buy equity loan purchases have been made since 2013. * Leicestershire has had the most completed Help to Buy property purchases (5,177). * Rutland revealed to have had the least property sales from Help to...

Bollywood actor Manish Koirala surprises London at Diwali on the Square

The lights lit up at the Diwali in London celebrations at Trafalgar Square as Bollywood superstar Manisha Koirala joined the festivities along with the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan. The actress who is known for her effortless performances right from...

MPs to debate holding public holidays on religious occasions

On Monday 29 October MPs will debate petitions, available here and here, urging the Government to hold public holidays on Muslims religious occasions in the UK (Eid ul Fitr and Eid ul Adha) and on Hindu religious occasions (Diwali...

SAJID JAVID WINS THE PRESTIGIOUS HAMMER AWARD AT THE 20th GG2 LEADERSHIP AWARDS

Home Secretary Javid also tops this year’s GG2 Power List, profiling the 101 most influential Asians in Britain The landmark 20th anniversary GG2 Leadership Awards saw a double triumph for Sajid Javid MP. The Home Secretary was honoured with the...

Birmingham County FA celebrates diversity through community football initiative

·         Birmingham County Football Association supports inaugural tournament to celebrate the diverse communities of Birmingham County and the West Midlands. ·         Team Birmingham Algeria wins the final against team ‘Positive Youth Foundation (PYF) Syria’ The final match of the inaugural Birmingham...

Inquest Set for Young Dad

A young father who died in tragic cinema accident on March 9 in Star City will have an inquest to examine how he died after being trapped in an electronic footrest. Dad-of-one Ateeq Rafiq dropped his mobile phone in between...

Happy Gourmet Diwali! Celebrate in style with Diwali tips from ASDA

Diwali marks the onset of the season of celebrations, parties, gifting and loads of excitement. These days Diwali is not just a day’s ritual of meeting relatives and having traditional meals and lots of Mithai. Every family has its...

Kebab Shop Infested

The Desi Roti and Khana kebab house in Smethwick has been hit with a huge court bill adding up to £9,600 after being charged for poor food hygiene. Mr Abid Hussain, the owner of the kebab shop on the corner...

HIGHEST LOCAL AUTHORITY HONOUR BESTOWED UPON LEADING SOUTH INDIAN DANCE ARTIST

‘Music has enriched my life immeasurably; it has helped me look at life with optimism’ – Dr Chithra Ramakrishnan, Founder & Director, Shruthi UK One of Britain’s leading south Asian choreographers has been honoured by her local authority in the highest...

Extent of prejudice in Britain revealed by new research

The first national study of prejudice in over a decade, just released by the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC), reveals “shockingly widespread” experiences of prejudice affecting different groups in Britain. A representative sample of nearly 3000 adults were surveyed,...