Album Review: Mischief Nights

Win a copy of Mischief Nights!If you thought the revolutionary Asian music scene had met an untimely death then think again. Believe it or not, the likes of Danish outfit Outlandish, Nitin Sawheny and even Raghav are still at...

Birmingham man convicted of PC’s murder

A BIRMINGHAM man accused of shooting dead a West Yorkshire policewoman has been found guilty of her murder. 20-year-old Yusuf Abdillh Jamma, from the Small Heath area of Birmingham, was found guilty of the murder of PC Sharon Beshenivsky...

Muslim woman pulls out of C4 Christmas speech

A BRITISH Muslim woman who had been chosen to deliver a telecast Christmas day speech on the veil has pulled out of the project. Khadija Ravat, who lives and works in a school in Leicester, was slated to deliver the...

I like doing films that are on the edge and crazy

John Abraham on his new film Kabul ExpressFor Bollywood star John Abraham, December is a very busy month indeed. Already riding high with Baabul, the 35-year-old has added another film to the December movie hit list with Kabul Express. The...

Fifth murdered prostitute identified

DETECTIVES investigating the murders of five prostitutes in Ipswich have identified the fifth as Annette Nicholls. The 29-year-old, who was reported missing on 4 December, was found in woodland in Levington near Ipswich. Her naked body was discovered less than...

Boy meets Girl – The ‘Halal’ Way

Exploring Kamran A Beg’s ‘The 3-Dialogue Rule’Three years ago a Manchester man began writing a book in the hope that it would help British Muslims find the partners of their dreams. Fast-forward to today and author Kamran A Beg...

Rapist jailed after 18 years

A WOLVERHAPTON man who was arrested for drink driving has been jailed for raping a woman 18 years ago after his DNA matched that found at the scene. Sukhdarshan Singh, 52, evaded arrest after the incident in a south...

Multi-Faith Centre protestors defend actions

A MIDLANDS Sikh group who took part in protests outside a Wolverhampton multi-faith centre over the storage of the Sikh holy book have defended their actions. More than 400 protestors converged on the Ek Niwas centre in Dudley Road, Blakenhall on Sunday...

Shoaib and Asif need match practice

Woolmer halts duo’s return to first teamBOWLERS Shoaib Akhtar and Mohammad Asif won’t make a return to the first team anytime soon despite having their drugs ban overturned, coach Bob Woolmer has said. The duo, who had drug bans...

British Muslims killed in Hajj coach crash

Three British Muslims have died in a coach crash in Saudi Arabia after the driver fell asleep at the wheel. The bus, carrying Hajj pilgrims from Medina to Mecca hit a road barrier early on Saturday. Saudi police revealed the driver...

House fire orphan dies

A 17-YEAR-OLD who lost his parents and four sisters in a house fire in November has died in hospital. Adam Riaz, who was orphaned after losing his family in a suspected arson attack on the family home in Manchester, lost...

Family of murdered shopkeeper appeal for calm

THE FAMILY of a father-of-two gunned down in his shop in Birmingham have urged the local community to unite as detectives step up the hunt for his killers. Mohammed Basharat, 24, was attacked at his shop on Villa Road, Lozells...