Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Tag Archives: British Asian

Indian-origin student racially abused in UK

LONDON: A 28-year-old Indian-origin student in the UK has been racially attacked by a man, shouting “Brexit, go back home” after the Briton made sexist remarks towards a hijab-clad woman, media reports said. Rickesh Advani, a political science student at Cambridge University, confronted the man for his comments towards the ...

Read More »

Sikh soldier becomes first to wear turban for Trooping the Colour

Image Credit: REUTERS LONDON: A Coldstream Guards soldier has become the first person to wear a turban during the Trooping the Colour ceremony. More than 1,000 soldiers took part in the ceremony to mark the Queen’s official birthday on Saturday. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex joined other senior royals ...

Read More »

Gigi, Zayn Malik back together

LONDON: The most popular couple of Hollywood, who called splits on their relationship back in March this year, is doing rounds in the news once again. This time around, Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik are popular in the public eye for their rumours of being back together. Previously, a picture ...

Read More »

UK concerned by abduction of British Pakistani journalist Gul Bukhari

LONDON: The UK has expressed deep concern after a British Pakistani journalist was abducted by unnamed men in the latest seizure of a media critic of the military establishment. While the hours-long abduction of columnist Gul Bukhari sparked concerns within the country, it also concerned British officials who called for her safe ...

Read More »

Amir Khan reveals why beautician accused him of infidelity

LONDON: Boxer Amir Khan has slammed the allegations of an affair with 22-year-old beautician Sophia Hammani, who has accused him of cheating on wife Faryal Makhdoom just 17 days after the birth of their second baby. In an interview to The Sun, Sophia claimed that the boxing star had a one ...

Read More »

Jasvir Singh appointed fellow of UK religion centre

BIRMINGHAM: British Asian Jasvir Singh, chair of campaign group City Sikhs who was awarded the royal honour of OBE in 2017, has been appointed honorary fellow of the Edward Cadbury Centre for Public Understanding of Religion based at the University of Birmingham. The appointment is based on his work over ...

Read More »

Amir Khan, Faryal reaches Lahore for Punjab Boxing Championship

LAHORE: British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan reached Lahore to take part in the closing ceremony of Inter-Division Punjab Open Boxing Championship. Khan along with his wife, Faryal Makhdoom, will be the chief guests of the ceremony where they will be handing out the prizes to winners. Addressing the media at National Hockey ...

Read More »

Amir Khan bringing Super Boxing League to Pakistan

LONDON: When not knocking out rivals in 39 seconds, British boxing star Amir Khan likes to play an entrepreneur, taking boxing and other combat sports to uncharted but exciting waters. Two years after giving Pakistan its first taste of international boxing, Khan has now announced that he is bringing a ...

Read More »