Wednesday, 17 July 2019

Tag Archives: British Asian

London Mayor grateful to Pakistan for its hospitality

LAHORE: I’m proud to be the first-ever Mayor of London to be making an official visit to Pakistan. As someone of Pakistani heritage, I feel a deep affinity with the country and I’m looking forward to going back. London and Pakistan share a long and unique history that has had ...

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London is open so is Lahore: Ali Zafar greets Sadiq Khan

LAHORE: Pakistan’s luminary in pop music Ali Zafar held a meet and greet session with the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan in Lahore. On this occasion, Zafar equated London with Lahore vis-à-vis socio-cultural openness. Pakistani actor and singer took to Twitter to express his thoughts after what appeared to be ...

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Sadiq Khan: London and Mumbai have similar personalities

MUMBAI/LONDON: The similar personalities of London and Mumbai should pave the way for greater interaction between the two cities, their first ethnic minority mayor, Sadiq Khan, said in the city. Khan proposed stronger ties in trade, films production and filming, improving air quality, and tackling climate change. “London and Mumbai ...

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I’m glad Amir is on TV so people can see the real him: Faryal Makhdoom

LONDON: Amir Khan and Faryal Makhdoom’s whirlwind romance could easily be fit for novels. Don’t you think? Just recently, the 26-year-old took to Instagram to share a picture captioned, “We’re going to be doing this all over again.” Last month, Faryal deleted her pleading apology after the boxer appeared to ...

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John Tomlin who hurled acid over cousins admits attack

LONDON: An acid attacker has admitted seriously injuring a model and her cousin by throwing the substance at them through a car window. Resham Khan and Jameel Muhktar suffered scars on their faces and bodies after the assault on Ms Khan’s 21st birthday in Beckton, east London. John Tomlin, 25, ...

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British-Pakistani woman becomes detective superintendent in Scotland Yard

LONDON: Scotland Yard has appointed its first Muslim and Asian woman Shabnam Chaudhri as a detective superintendent of police, a private media outlet reported on Tuesday. British-Pakistani Chaudhry, hailing from Karachi, moved to London with her family when she was two years old. In recognition of her “outstanding contribution” to fighting ...

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Amir Khan says he embarrassed himself over spat with Faryal

LONDON: Renowned Pakistan-origin boxer Amir Khan admitted he feels embarrassed at the way he handled his spat and separation from his wife Faryal who he shares 3-year-old daughter Lamaisah with. Commenting on his ugly public split with pregnant wife Faryal Makhdoom, Boxer Amir Khan admitted, “I embarrassed myself. I made ...

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Amir and Faryal officially back together

LONDON: Seems like the trouble in paradise is over! In a ‘kind of’ shocking turn of events, all the drama surrounding Amir Khan and wife Faryal Makhdoom has been put to rest – and this time the news comes directly from the horse’s mouth… Amir, has officially broken the news ...

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Labour calls for probe into Priti Patel meetings in Israel

LONDON: Theresa May is under pressure to launch an investigation into one of her Cabinet ministers for failing to disclose meetings with top Israeli officials. Labour accused International Development Secretary Priti Patel of committing four “serious breaches” of the ministerial code over her trip to the Middle East in August. ...

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