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Comedian Nish Kumar booed off stage over political jokes

Popular comedian Nish Kumar has been embroiled in controversy after getting booed off stage for a political take during his light-hearted set. He was performing...

Chirag Lukha on successful martial arts journey: “I’ve seen more Asian competitors than 10 years ago”

After dominating the martial arts scene in UK and Europe, Chirag Lukha, a martial arts teacher and athlete from Leicester, has successfully brought home...

Kash the Flash kickboxing gym faces uncertain future

A community kickboxing gym headed by former four times kickboxing world champion Kash the Flash is facing closure after it was hit by a...

Meera Sharma from ‘Take Me Out’: “Good platform for me to break down stereotypes”

This year's ITV weekend series 'Take Me Out' has a desi twist to it, with Meera Sharma one of the contestants hoping to be...

Anita Bhalla OBE named ‘Brummie of the Year’

The founder of BBC Asian Network Anita Bhalla OBE has scooped the 'Brummie of the Year' award at the Birmingham Awards. The event, which took...

Keith Vaz not standing for re-election

Keith Vaz will not be standing for re-election in the upcoming General Election. The Labour MP for Leicester East, has been embroiled in controversy after...

Preeya Kalidas set to return to West End stage

Singer and actress Preeya Kalidas is soon to star in hit West End musical 'Everybody’s Talking about Jamie', which just celebrated its two year...

University to mark 550 years of Sikhism with free langar

Birmingham City University will be marking 550 years since the founding of the Sikh religion by serving up a major free meal to hundreds...

Carnival of Lights Diwali celebrations in Coventry

A whole community came out in force to be thrilled by a spectacular event in Coventry on Sunday (3rd November). Carnival of Lights, which was...

Midlands wedding planning company wins top award

Midlands-based wedding planning company Carriages Weddings & Events has been named as the 'Most Innovative Weddings & Events Consultancy 2019' at the UK Global...

Air India flight painted with ‘Ek Onkar’ tail lands at Stansted

The Air India aircraft with 'Ek Onkar' the essential message of Sikhism flied in it's inaugural Amritsar-London Stansted flight today. The painting on the tail...

Gluten free chapati flour released by Eurostar Commodities

Flour company Eurostar Commodities has created a high quality gluten free chapati flour, developed specially to produce chapati with the softness and flexibility required...

MP Keith Vaz admitted to hospital

Leicester East MP, Keith Vaz has been admitted to hospital amid facing suspension from the House of Commons for six months. Over the past 24...

British Herald business awards takes place in London

A host of influential business leaders, international dignities and celebrities came together for the British Herald Business Leadership Awards which were held within the...

In Picture: Tony Lit meets Boris Johnson during festive period

Tony Lit MBE and Managing Director, Sunrise Radio met British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson at Milton Keynes Gurdwara ahead of Diwali and the auspicious...

Samira Ahmed initiates court battle with BBC over unequal pay

Samira Ahmed will have her unequal pay case heard next Monday, which could spell trouble for the BBC. The case relates to providing insufficient...

Diwali inspired Carnival of Lights to take place in Coventry

Coventry will be treated to a light fantastic this November when a procession of music and light trails its way into the city centre...

Duke & Duchess of Cambridge begin five-day Pakistan tour

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrived in Pakistan on Monday night and were received by Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and his wife...

Labour Party’s stance over Article 370 sparks anger amongst British Hindus

Many British-Indian Hindu constituents have been strongly displeased by the Labour Party's recent support of Kashmir, by standing against India's revocation of Article 370. The...

Revealed: UK’s Best Asian Restaurants, Chefs and Personalities

The UK’s top Asian Restaurants, Chefs and Takeaways were revealed at the Asian Restaurant & Takeaway Awards (ARTA) 2019, held at the Park Plaza...