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Bestway Group announces annual turnover increased 6.3% to £3.4bn

“2019 was a challenging year due to significant economic uncertainty in our region but our businesses remained profitable”; says Lord Zameer Choudrey Nation special report LONDON: One of the...

Pakistan Day observed at High Commission, Nafees Zakaria congratulates countrymen

LONDON: ‘Pakistan Day’ was marked by flag hoisting ceremony at the Pakistan High Commission London on Monday (March 23). In deference to the instructions of Pakistan and UK governments, the flag was hoisted in a simple...

King Salman approves further measures to prevent Coronavirus

DUBAI: Saudi King Salman on Wednesday approved additional precautionary measures to limit the spread of coronavirus in the Kingdom, including the imposition of tighten travel restrictions particularly in three major cities. “Residents...

1.5m people advised to stay at home for 12 weeks to save their...

LONDON: The government has said that 1.5 million people will receive letters or text messages strongly advising them not to go out for 12 weeks to protect themselves. It comes as the PM asked the...

Commuters to get refund on rail season tickets if stay at home

LONDON: Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said it would "ensure no-one is unfairly out of pocket for doing the right thing". The refund is part of a package of measures to support train companies.

Blood donors urged to keep their appointments as donations were 15% less

LONDON: It is stated that blood donations were 15% lower than expected last week, amid fears donors are feeling unsure about safety and whether sessions are still going ahead. A spokesman said the...

Muslim community advised to pray at home to help stop spread of Coronavirus

LONDON: Senior scholars and Muftis from the UK have released new advice and guidance for mosques to help stop the spread of Coronavirus. The guidance comes during a week when mosques in some areas kept...

Bradford College launches organ donation campaign

BRADFORD: Powerful stories about lives saved by organ donors were heard during the launch of a Bradford College campaign to encourage people to join the NHS donation register. With the law on organ donation changing...

Afsar Hussain dies after Coronavirus attack, Nasreen fighting for life in Walsall hospital

BIRMINGHAM: A Pakistan origin Saltley pensioner has died in hospital less than 24 hours after being diagnosed with coronavirus. Afsar Hussain, aged 86, passed away in the early hours of Saturday, March 21, at Heartlands...

Second arrest made in murder of Shadika Mohsin in Newham

LONDON: Detectives investigating the murder of a woman in Newham are appealing for information and witnesses as local officers continue to conduct additional patrols in the area. Shadika Mohsin Patel, 40, was stabbed at around...