Birmingham flyover set to be removed despite objections from locals

Over  15,000 objections have been listed against plans to tear down a major flyover in Birmingham close to the site of the Commonwealth Games athletes village. The £27.1 million project, which would see the removal of the flyover on the...

SALAM PLANET: THE ONE-STOP APP FOR MUSLIM DAILY LIFE

The first ever Muslim digital Lifestyle platform and marketplace for brands, connecting Muslims worldwide, has launched in the UK. Salam Planet provides the ideal solution for Muslims wanting to share great experiences, search for services, engage with brands and...

Asian Corner-Shop film opens all hours (on YouTube)!

October 20th sees the film premier launch at Cineworld O2 (Greenwich) screening the finale of Corner Shop Show. The online comedy series created and starring London born Brit Bangladeshi Islah Abdur-Rahman. “Corner Shop: Thank You, Come Again” the film...

Resilience and Persistance is key

This was the cry from the keynote speaker – Paul Bassi who spoke about operating a business through various stages of the business cycle including recession.  In a tight labour market he spoke about the need to keep your...

Saved By His Doctor Friends

Two doctors who were playing football saved their friends life after he suffered a heart attack. Dilraj Sagoo had been had been playing on the pitch with two doctors at St Margaret’s Pastures in Abbey Park, Leicester in a seven-a-side...

Elderly Man Left Injured After Hit and Run

Police are investigating a hit and run after an elderly man is left lying injured in the road after being hit by driver. The 80-year-old victim was crossing Alum Rock Road, after 1.15pm on Wednesday 2 October close to the...

Teenager’s Bravery After Saving Sister and Grandparents

A teenager has been presented with an Honoured Citizen Award Saving after saving his sister and grandparents from a burning house at age 13. Joshwyn Patel, 13 and his older sister Syonn, 14 were spending a weekend at their grandparents'...

Birmingham’s Apprentice Fired on First Show

Birmingham’s Apprentice candidate Shahin Hassan was the first to be fired on the show after failing to impress Lord Alan Sugar. The 36-year-old chartered engineer has hit back at his co-stars, accusing them of throwing him under the bus. The first...

Wolverhampton Councillor Pays Tribute To Her Sheriff Brother

  A Wolverhampton Labour Councillor pays tribute to her hero US deputy sheriff brother Sandeep Dhaliwal who was killed on duty in Texas. The death of “trailblazing” deputy sheriff has sparked an outpouring of grief in America and left his family...

Newlywed Bride Misdiagnosed and Fighting For Her Life

A loving husband has set up a GoFundMe page to help save his newlywed bride who is fighting for her life after doctors misdiagnosed bleeding on her brain. Arslan Qurban from Walsall married Rida Fatima married from Pakistan in February...

Leicester Contestant Priya Eliminated From The Great British Bake Off

East Midlands contestant Priya O’Shea is the latest to be eliminated from the Channel 4 Great British Bake off show. Marketing consultant Priya has avoided the boot during the last two weeks and on Tuesday 1 October her luck finally...

From must-haves to family favourites, Asda has everything you need this Diwali.

With the festive season around the corner, it’s time again for families across the UK to get together for delicious feasts, fun-filled parties and traditional ceremonies. This way, the next generation gets a better understanding of the festivities, customs...