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Goans in UK celebrate the feast of The Assumption of Mother Mary

  On the auspicious day of 15th August 2022, the Goan Chaplaincy along with the Goan diaspora in the UK celebrated the solemnity of The...

Former Muslim kindergarten teacher wins £25,000 in pregnancy discrimination case

  An Islamic kindergarten teacher has won nearly £25,000 in her pregnancy discrimination case after a panel ruled her dismissal was unlawful, according to reports. Zahra...

Sadiq Khan receives Sitara-i-Pakistan at Independence Day celebrations at Pakistan High Commission

  The Independence Day of Pakistan was marked by a flag-hoisting ceremony at the Pakistan High Commission London on Sunday (14) as the South Asian...

Jerry Sadowitz show axed over ‘extreme racism and misogyny’; comedian says his act ‘cheapened...

  The Pleasance Theatre in Edinburgh cancelled comedian Jerry Sadowitz’s show as the content was ‘extreme in its racism, sexism, homophobia and misogyny’. Sadowitz hit...

Appointment of male ‘period dignity officer’ in Scotland sparks outrage

  A council in Scotland has been accused of ‘mansplaining’ after appointing a man as ‘period dignity officer’. Many on social media termed the move...

Be part of something big – rare chance to join volunteer lifesavers

  Londoners are being invited to apply for one of the most exciting volunteer roles possible, as London Ambulance Service (LAS) aims to triple its number of...

Uganda envoy Madhvani to focus on trade with UK

  NIMISHA MADHVANI, whose appointment as Uganda’s high commissioner in London was reported in Eastern Eye last December, took up her post last week. She does so at...

Artist explores What is Seen and What is Not in new show

  MIGRATION, capitalism and climate change are among the themes explored by British Asian artist Osman Yousefzada in his new work at the V&A in...

India’s 76th Independence Day celebrated at Cardiff Castle

  Hundreds of guests attended the flag-hoisting ceremony at the Cardiff Castle on Monday (15) to observe India’s 76th Independence Day. The venue was illuminated...

Interfaith Fun Run brings communities together this summer

  People from across the capital’s communities are uniting for a good cause as the London Interfaith Fun Run returns this summer. The event will...