Reprieve for terror suspect

A BRITISH Muslim man accused of running terrorist related websites has been offered a reprieve in his fight against extradition to the United States after the European Court of Human Rights warned the UK they could breach his human...

The Asian Invasion at Glastonbury ’07

BBC's DJ Nerm on mud, tents and brown facesIt's June 2007 and it's that time again, it's time for Glastonbury! One of the world's greatest festivals is back and the BBC Asian Network are going to make sure the...

Deeyah Speaks Out

Norwegian star on being an outspoken Muslim womanShe is often referred to as the ‘Muslim Madonna’ but for Norwegian singer Deeyah speaking up for suppressed women across the globe holds more weight than coveted number 1 singles. After spending...

Mohammed Ali: Art Imitating Life Post 9/11

From Birmingham to the Bronx Graffiti – art or crime? While the debate over graffiti as the contemporary man’s Picasso or Da Vinci rages, in Birmingham one man is laying his own claim to the suburban art craze. Mohammed Ali,...

Metro race attackers jailed

TWO MEN who racially abused and attacked a man on the Midland Metro tram service have been jailed for 18 months. Jagpal Pritam, 22, from Wednesbury and Balvinder Hunjan, 20, from Smethwick launched into the unprovoked attack on their...

Suitcase father guilty of daughters murder

A FATHER who murdered his daughter, put her body in a suitcase and buried it in the garden of a Birmingham house has been found guilty of her murder. 20-year-old Banaz Mahmod was killed in what police described as...

Police watchdog uphold racial abuse complaint

THE Independent Police Complaints Commission has upheld a complaint from an Asian store manager who said officers failed to deal with a complaint of racial abuse following an altercation with another man. The incident took place in March 2006...

In-laws charged over bride’s murder

FOUR members of the same family will appear in court next week charged with the murder of a Pakistani girl who was beaten to death by her husband. 19-year-old Sabia Rani was beaten to death by her husband, Shahzad...

Man stabbed to death in targeted attack

A WEALTHY London businessman who had chilli powder thrown in his face before being stabbed was the victim of a targeted attack, police have said. 56-year-old Ahmed Miah, was rushed to Ealing Hospital after the attack on Tuesday where doctors...

Jhoom Barabar Jhoom

Bollywood Film Review with Manish GajjarDirector: Shaad Ali Cast: Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Preity Zinta, Bobby Deol, Lara Dutta and special appearance by Shah Rukh Khan   Director Shaad Ali's latest Bollywood caper opens on the busy Waterloo train station in London....

Big Brother hit by race storm

BRISTOL drama student Emily Parr has been kicked out of the Big Brother house by producers after calling a fellow housemate a “nigger”. The 19-year-old was taken out of the house in the early hours of this morning and...

Davina finally speaks out over Shetty race row

Trio’s behaviour was ‘appalling’DAVINA McCall has finally broken her silence about the Celebrity Big Brother race row describing the behaviour of Jade Goody, Danielle Lloyd and Jo O'Meara as ‘appalling’. Her comments come as the seventh series of the reality...