DO BEAUTY PAGEANTS OBJECTIFY WOMEN?

DO BEAUTY PAGEANTS OBJECTIFY WOMEN?

Beauty pageants are a tricky subject. We see arguments for both, with one side declaring that pageants objectify and wrongly judge women on how...
NIMRAT KHAIRA TO PERFORM AT THE BRITASIA TV MUSIC AWARDS 2018

NIMRAT KHAIRA TO PERFORM AT THE BRITASIA TV MUSIC AWARDS 2018

Punjabi singer and actress Nimrat Khaira will be performing at the BritAsia TV Music Awards 2018. The singer shot to fame when she was crowned...
WHAT IS RAKSHA BANDHAN?

WHAT IS RAKSHA BANDHAN?

Raksha Bandhan, or Rakhri, is a popular festival in India, which celebrates the relationships between siblings. This year, the festival will be on Sunday...
“ASIAN? OR BRITISH?”: DO BRIT ASIANS HAVE TO REJECT THEIR CULTURE TO BLEND IN?

“ASIAN? OR BRITISH?”: DO BRIT ASIANS HAVE TO REJECT THEIR CULTURE TO BLEND IN?

This week, ComRes’ survey for the Asian Network revealed that British Asians are more socially conservative or tradition than the rest of the UK....

SOCIAL MEDIA AND SELF CARE

The topic of our #TuesdayThoughts this week was ‘The Influence of Social Media’. We looked at how it changes our perception of people and...
HOW DOES SOCIAL MEDIA CHANGE OUR PERCEPTION OF PEOPLE?

“AM I INSTAWORTHY?”: HOW DOES SOCIAL MEDIA CHANGE OUR PERCEPTION OF PEOPLE?

In a recent interview with Kajol for her upcoming movie ‘Helicopter Eela’, we spoke to her about how social media changes celebrity image. She believes:...
THE BBC BIG BRITISH ASIAN SUMMER

THE BBC BIG BRITISH ASIAN SUMMER

This August will see an ambitious season of programmes on the BBC that will share the diverse, rich stories of British Asians. The British Asian...
SHAHID KAPOOR TO GET WAX FIGURE IN MADAME TUSSAUDS

SHAHID KAPOOR TO GET WAX FIGURE IN MADAME TUSSAUDS

Hours after the announcement of Deepika Padukone receiving a wax figure in Madame Tussaud’s London, Shahid Kapoor has declared that he will be joining...
SIKHS CALL FOR SEPERATE ETHNICITY GROUP IN 2021 CENSUS

SIKHS CALL FOR SEPERATE ETHNICITY GROUP IN 2021 CENSUS

The 2021 census is likely to list Sikhism as a distinguishable ethnicity rather than solely a religion. Support for the movement from political and...
BRITISH ASIAN, ANUSHA SAREEN, THROUGH TO THE FINALS FOR MISS ENGLAND

BRITISH ASIAN, ANUSHA SAREEN, THROUGH TO THE FINALS FOR MISS ENGLAND

Anusha Sareen, a local Londoner, has committed to pursuing her goals and ambitions through the Miss England Organisation. She has been crowned Miss Middlesex,...