Thursday, 27 June 2019

Tag Archives: British Asian

Zayn Malik all set to perform on stage again

LONDON: British-Pakistani singer Zayn Malik left thousands of his fans disheartened after he announced he will no longer be performing any more concerts due to his anxiety issues. However, it seems that his fans can very soon expect him to be take centre-stage as the ‘Dusk Till Dawn’ singer shared ...

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Sajid Javid among contenders to replace UK PM Theresa May

LONDON: With British Prime Minister Theresa May badly weakened by her decision to delay a key Brexit vote she would have lost, potential leadership contenders for the Conservative Party are waiting to pounce. If she falls, any Conservative MP elected by the party as leader would automatically become prime minister. ...

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British-Pakistani author Kamila Shamsie wins London Hellenic Prize

LONDON: The British-Pakistani author Kamila Shamsie has been awarded 2017’s £10,000 London Hellenic Prize , given to the best book inspired by or relating to Greece, for Home Fire. Shamsie claimed the award at a ceremony in the Great Hall of Kings College London although the winner was announced on October ...

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Zayn Malik sparks backlash by revealing he’s no longer Muslim

BIRMINGHAM: Zayn Malik has claimed he no longer identifies as Muslim – and a fierce backlash has been sparked. The former One Direction star revealed he has ditched religion in a brand-new interview. Malik reportedly said : “I am not professed to be a Muslim,” adding that he would not ...

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Malala Yousafzai strikes a pose with Riz Ahmed

LONDON: British-Pakistani Emmy award winner Riz Ahmed shared a picture with social activist Malala Yousafzai. “From one PPE student to another, I had a great time listening to rizmc speak this weekend,” said Malala Yousafzai with her picture retweeted. Malala is currently studying Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Oxford University ...

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Leicester artist’ jailed for Abducting 2 Girls

LEICESTER: Charnjit Singh, aged 28, of Belgrave, Leicester, was jailed for over two years on Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at Leicester Crown Court for abducting two girls. It was heard that Singh, also known as Mike Singh, befriended the two girls, aged 11 and 13, through Instagram. The eldest girl ...

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A documentary on boxer Amir Khan is premiering in London

LONDON: British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan has announced that a feature-length documentary based on his life is ready for its world premiere at the Raindance Film Festival in London. Khan shared the news on his social media account and wrote, “Excited to announce that TEAM KHAN, a feature documentary about me ...

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UK Home Secretary to propose limitless access for EU migrants

  LONDON-Sputnik: UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid is set to address the cabinet with a proposal to allow migrants from the European Union to enter the United Kingdom without any limits for 30 months if the sides to the Brexit talks fail to reach an agreement, media reported on Monday. ...

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Amir Khan defeat Samuel Vargas

LONDON: Amir Khan was given the fight – and the fright – he needed as he continued his climb back towards the big time. He won the second fight of his comeback by a mile, as he should, but this was not the easy walk in the park he had ...

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