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Rohan & Shruti Shah on marking step into Bollywood with ‘The Girl On The Train’

Successful Artistic Directors Rohan Shah and Shruti Shah from Bollywood Dance School have made quite an impact after it was announced that they have...

London Indian Film Festival return marks LGBT+ History Month

The UK & Europe’s largest South Asian film festival, London Indian Film Festival (LIFF) is back, kicking off with a series of upbeat movies,...

‘EastEnders’ star Priya Davdra appeals for help to save girl with blood disorder

'EastEnders' actress Priya Davdra has released a video urging people to return their home swab kits to blood cancer charity DKMS to help save...

Tej Lalvani to leave BBC’s ‘Dragons’ Den’ after next series

Tej Lalvani is set to leave the BBC's 'Dragons' Den' show after the next series. The businessman, who has been a part of 'Dragons' Den'...
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Rifco announces satirical digital comedy series ‘Leave The Plastic On’

Rifco Theatre Company has announced the new digital series of satirical comedy sketches 'Leave The Plastic On'. Since March 2020, Rifco Theatre Company has continued...

In Video: Stars unite to urge people from ethnic minority communities to get Covid vaccine

Stars including Meera Syal, Adil Ray and Nina Wadia have joined forces to counter coronavirus vaccination myths among ethnic minority communities. The video was co-ordinated...

Roots & Rhymes duo start petition to support British Asian events industry

The past year and the impact of the Global Pandemic have, without doubt, had a devastating impact on the UK economy as a whole....

Amir Khan announces mum has been diagnosed with cancer

Boxer Amir Khan has announced that his mum has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. In a moving post on social media, Khan said, "My dear...

Street outside Swaminarayan Temple in Neasden named Pramukh Swami Rd

The street outside Swaminarayan Temple in Neasden has been named Pramukh Swami Road. London Mayor, Sadiq Khan tweeted, "Really pleased the street outside London's world-famous...

Pakistan plunges into darkness after major power outage

Pakistan was plunged into darkness after a major power outage, resulting in millions of people without any electric. Taking to Twitter, Power Minister Omar Ayub...

PM Boris Johnson cancels visit to India later this month

The UK PM Boris Johnson has today cancelled his visit to India that was scheduled for later this month. A third national lockdown was announced...

Nina Wadia receives OBE in New Year’s Honours List

Nina Wadia recognised in New Year's Honours List.
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Amir Khan breaches coronavirus rules for second time

Boxer Amir Khan has breached Covid-19 regulations after meeting up-close a senior Pakistani politician, who tested positive for the virus just 48 hours later. Khan...

Sikh volunteers deliver deliver food to stranded lorry drivers in Kent

Sikh volunteers have come to the rescue to feed hundreds of lorry drivers stuck in Kent after a ban came into place over the...

Sky and Kick It Out announce partnership to boost inclusion in football

Kick It Out has today launched a new three-year partnership with Sky, that will see Sky become its key broadcast media partner in the...

India suspends all flights from UK until end of 2020

The India government has announced a temporary suspension of all flights originating from the UK until 31st December 2020. Reports say the ban will be...

Zayn Malik’s sister’s wedding “broken up by police” for flouting Covid-19 rules

Zayn Malik's sister Waliyha's wedding had to be "broken up by the police" after the number of guests flouted the tier 3 restrictions in...
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London’s Indian mind reader Girish Tailor on his magical lockdown birthday

During lockdown, North London Indian mind reader Girish Tailor took his shows online. He launched ‘Living Room Mind Reading’ with the help of his...

BAFTA Breakthrough opens applications in India with ambassador AR Rahman

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) today announced that applications are now open for BAFTA Breakthrough India, supported by Netflix. The...

PM Boris Johnson sends Sikh community Gurpurab wishes

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has sent his warm wishes to the Sikh community to commemorate Guru Nanak's Gurpurab - the birth anniversary of...