Arts and Culture

Arts and Culture

Ramsha Khan: Heroic high of hit dramas

  A REMARKABLE success rate has resulted in Ramsha Khan starring in a high number of hit drama serials since making her acting debut in...

Jasdeep Singh Degun: Shining new sitar of British classical music

NEWLY released album Anomaly is an amazing introduction to awesomely talented British Asian artist Jasdeep Singh Degun. The award-winning sitar virtuoso’s dynamic debut combines classical compositions rooted...

Evan de Roeper’s Playlist

  SINGER, songwriter, and musician Evan de Roeper’s recently released single Midnight Drive is part of his new EP Lavender. It is another deeply thoughtful offering from a half...

Srishti Jain: Talented TV star’s big cinema leap

  POPULAR actress Srishti Jain has shown off an impressive range since making her TV debut in acclaimed drama Suhani Si Ek Ladki in 2016. She has since...

Manu M Savani: Incredible family history of an accidental writer

  NEWLY published author Manu M Savani has shown that it is never too late to pursue a new passion or realise a dream. The 80-year-old,...

Life is Sad and Beautiful: Poetic masterpiece perfectly captures emotions of pain, angst and...

  THERE have been poetry collections and memoirs published, but none have been quite like the powerful debut book from Hussain Manawer. The acclaimed poet has...

Why Asian artists must take up portrait painting

  THIS year’s annual exhibition of the Royal Society of Portrait Painting, with over 200 works on display, drives home that this is a genre...

‘DI Ray shows what is possible’

  THE significance of DI Ray on ITV was that such a crime drama, with an Asian actress in the lead role, has been made at all...

Peaceophobia: Having conversations about cars, car culture and Islam

  ACCLAIMED play Peaceophobia makes a return after a sell-out premiere in 2021, with immersive shows at Norfolk & Norwich Festival from May 18–21, and at Brighton...

Aman Gandhi: The big turning point

  AFTER bubbling away under the surface in smaller supporting roles, actor Aman Gandhi has come to the wider attention of audiences with a winning...