Asian Woman Festival returns for a second year and is set to be...

Building on the success of hosting the UK’s first-ever Asian Woman Festival in March 2019, where over 1000 people came together across the UK and internationally, the Asian Woman Festival team return, led by their founder Shani Dhanda, to...

Post Office Workers Jailed For Framing Colleague of Burglary

A manager at a post office and two of his accomplices have been jailed for framing a colleague after they stole almost £85,000 in a botched burglary. Omar Ahmed, 25, from Cradley Heath and Mohammed Ahad, 24, from Rowley Regis...

The NHS reminds people to speak to their community pharmacist about minor health concerns...

The NHS has launched a campaign to raise awareness that community pharmacists are qualified healthcare professionals who can offer clinical advice and over-the-counter medicines to effectively and safely manage a range of minor illnesses. The ‘Help Us, Help You –...

Nepal appoints billionaire tycoon Sudhir as Honorary Consul in Uganda

Billionaire businessman Dr Sudhir Ruparelia has been appointed first honorary Consul of the Republic of Nepal. The father-of-three was confirmed by Bidya Devi Bhandari, the Nepalese President after he successfully presented his credentials to the Foreign Affairs Ministry. Dr Ruparelia is...

Local Businessman, Naeem Arif Selected To Sit On The Forbes Business Council

Local businessman Naeem Arif selected to sit on the Forbes Business Council to share his knowledge and insights about Customer Experience and Retail industry. Naeem Arif of NA Consulting, has been accepted into the Forbes Business Council, the foremost growth...

UK Asian Businessman Becomes First Indian to be Promoted To Honorary Captain In Royal...

A UK asian businessman has become the first Indian-born recipient of the position of Honorary Captain in the Royal Navy. The promotion was made official today (Friday 28th February) at a ceremony in Birmingham for Captain Raj Aggarwal OBE,...

Son Charged For Killing Mum and Stepfather

Couple Jasbir Kaur, 52, and her husband Rupinder Singh Bassan, 51 were found dead at their home in Oldbury. Anmol Chana, 25, son of Jasbir Kaur appeared at Birmingham Magistrates' Court on Thursday charged with murdering the couple between February...

Two Killed During Cannabis Farm Raid

A cannabis factory raid ended with two men killed in the stomach with a crossbow, Khuzaimah Douglas, 19, and 36-year-old Waseem Ramzan died after robbers targeted a property in Pensnett Road in the early hours of Thursday, February 20. An inquest...

Lent: A Time for Fasting and Reflection

Wednesday 26th February marks the start of Lent, a Catholic liturgical season consisting of forty days of fasting, prayer, and penitence beginning on Ash Wednesday and concluding at sundown on Holy Thursday. It is an important period of observance...

India-UK Healthcare Conference

Key stakeholders in the Healthcare sector in India and UK converged at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital UHB NHS Trust, Birmingham, to participate in the India –UK Healthcare Conference 2020. ''The year 2020 is expected to witness an inflection point in...

Shilpa Shetty Kundra Welcomes Baby Girl Through Surrogacy

Couple Shilpa Shetty and her husband Raj Kundra have been blessed with their second child, a baby girl, born through surrogacy. Shilpa took to Instagram to make the announcement that their little angel Samisha Shetty Kundra arrived on February...

Doctor Arrested For Being Too Drunk Airport

A doctor from Redditch was arrested at Birmingham Airport for being too drunk after he could not stand up in the body scanner. Vijaykrishna Maddikera, 52, was supposed to travel to India on December 29 to visit his ill father...