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Amir Khan tells William & Kate to “resolve situation” with Harry & Meghan

Boxer Amir Khan waded into the Royal Family crisis during his meet on Wednesday with the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and...
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London Mela organisers announce online event, Melatopia

The 18th edition of South Asian culture-fest, London Mela will be held online and virtually for the first time ever on 7-8 November 2020....
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GMB Union says ethnicity pay gap in UK still has “mountain to climb”

GMB, Britain's general union has reacted to the publication of new ONS estimates of the ethnicity pay gap, which shows the Pakistani ethnicity particularly...

Gurinder Chadha mourns loss of aunt to coronavirus

Filmmaker Gurinder Chadha has taken to social media to confirm the death of her aunt, who succumbed to the coronavirus illness. In further heartbreaking news,...

Newborn twins named Covid & Corona in India

A set of newborn twins have been named Covid and Corona in India. Vimay Sharma told TMZ that his partner, Preeti Verma gave birth to...

In Video: Watch India’s X1X Crew’s jaw-dropping ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ audition

X1X Crew defied gravity in Saturday's 'Britain's Got Talent' 2020 auditions. The X1X Crew, a dance group are aged 14-28 all the way from India...

Bhaktivedanta Manor temple cancels weekend events due to coronavirus

The popular temple Bhaktivedanta Manor, in Watford, has announced that they have cancelled the events that were due to take place this weekend, until...
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In Video: PM Boris Johnson thanks NHS staff after being discharged from hospital

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said it "could have gone either way" as he thanked healthcare workers for saving his life after being...

BFI to work with UK cinemas to serve regional audiences during lockdown

The BFI is teaming up with UK cinemas to serve audiences in various regions during the lockdown, which will help venues connect with audiences. The...

Mukesh Ambani to rescue Debenhams?

One of India’s richest men, Mukesh Ambani has emerged as a surprise contender to rescue the ailing high street brand, Debenhams out of troubled...
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In Video: Dhol performance “We will rock you” tribute to the NHS

Ravi Bakshi, a medical student and Rob Harris a delivery driver for the NHS, performed the Queen classic "We will rock you" to entertain...

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...

Leicester announces virtual Diwali 2020 celebrations

Leicester City Council has announced that final preparations are underway for the city's first ever virtual Diwali Day event on Saturday 14th November 2020....

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...

In Video: British Asian footballer Yan Dhanda aims to beat racism

Birmingham-born footballer Yan Dhanda has been speaking about his drive to inspire the next generation of British Asian footballers. Dhanda has represented England at under-16...

Sanjay Morzaria from Little Darling on Guinness World Record attempt

Sanjay Morzaria from Little Darling Childcare is attempting to break a Guinness World Record to get as many people to brush their teeth simultaneously...

Miss England returns as a doctor for coronavirus pandemic

The current holder of the Miss England title has set aside her crown so she can return to her job as a doctor during...

Martial arts school kicks off online training amidst coronavirus crisis

LIONS Self Defence & Leadership Martial arts is combating the lockdown blues with exciting online martial arts classes to empower kids with physical, emotional...

Anita Rani calls on public to donate money to India amid coronavirus surge

TV and Radio presenter Anita Rani has thrown her support to the British Red Cross Global Coronavirus appeal following the ongoing devastating scenes in...

New British parliament boasts of record 15 Indian MPs

After a landslide victory for the Conservatives on Thursday at the first Winter election since 1923, there was also another reason to rejoice for...