Monday, January 21, 2019

Ahmad Nawaz awarded ‘Points of Light Award’

LONDON: Ahmad Nawaz, who survived the attack on the Army Public School in Peshawar in 2014, has become the third Pakistani to be awarded a Point of Light. He was recognised for his work as...

Labour MP Tan Dhesir asks Theresa May to resign

LONDON: Labour Member of Parliament from Slough, Tan Dhesi MP has said that it is time for the Prime Minister Theresa May to resign. He mentioned to the Leader of the Opposition Jeremy Corbyn,...

Police reappeal for info on Rezwan murder case

BIRMINGHAM: Detectives are making a fresh appeal for anyone who may have information about the murder of Rezwan Ali at a house party in Walsall on 14 January last year. West...

Nasir Jamshed, two others in court charged with bribery offence

MANCHESTER: A former Pakistan cricketer has appeared at Manchester Magistrates’ Court with two other men charged with offering bribes, Manchester Online has reported. Nasir Jamshed, 32, of High Street, Walsall, was an opening batsman who...

First Sikh officer appointed PRO to Punjab governor

LAHORE: For the first time in Pakistan’s history, a Sikh officer has been appointed public relations officer to Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar. According to the Punjab governor’s office, Pawan Singh Arora, who was...

Hundreds gather to say goodbye to Sajed Choudry at his funeral

BLACKBURN: Hundreds of people gathered to remember a father who was the victim of a brutal attack near his home. Communities from across Blackburn gathered at the Madina Mosque to pay their respects to...

Man charged with murder of Asma Begum

LONDON: A man will appear in court charged with the murder of a woman in Tower Hamlets. Jalal Uddin, 46 of City Island Way, Poplar, E14, has been charged murder - he was appear in...

Police looking for a gang involved in robbery

BIRMINGHAM: Police are looking for a gang who is involved in a terrifying robbery - and it was all caught on camera. It is reported that the victim, a woman in her 70s, was walking...

Man jailed to nine years for raping and robbing

LONDON: A man who kidnapped and raped a woman and then robbed her after she got into his vehicle in the mistaken belief that he was an Uber driver has been jailed. Mohammed Awais, 28...

Man who killed lady doctor by careless driving jailed for 10 months

LONDON: A man who killed a female doctor in a road traffic collision in January 2017 after failing to clear frost from his car windscreen has been jailed. Alexander Fitzgerald, 26 of...