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‘Ramadan Mubarak’ ; says Theresa May to Muslims

LONDON: Prime Minister Theresa May has extended congratulation to Muslim community over the start of holy month of Ramadan.  In a message, she said “I send my warmest wishes to all those celebrating Ramadan: a...

“For the love of Allah, save a life now” Islamic Relief’s campaign for this...

LONDON: Islamic Relief’s pre-Ramadan campaign message for 2018 is simple – “For the love of Allah, save a life now.” The campaign is using public transport in London, Manchester and Glasgow to encourage Muslims...

Two businessmen jailed, drugs worth of £5m seized

LEICESTER: Two businessmen who were caught with more than £5m worth of counterfeit drugs including Viagra and steroids have been jailed. Asif Patel, 42, of Thorn borough Way, Leicester, and Naushad Gaffar, 53, specialised...

“I always stand with J&K people”; says Julie Ward MEP

LONDON: Labour leader and MEP for North West England region Julie Ward has said that as a representative of a large Kashmiri diaspora in the NW of England, and as a human rights campaigner,...

IR receives royal recognition for volunteer development

LONDON: Islamic Relief was awarded The Princess Royal Training Award 2018, in recognition of its work with volunteers. Abdulla Almamun, Islamic Relief’s National Volunteer Coordinator, received the award from HRH Princess Anne at a ceremony...

Muslim rapper and charity worker reject Downing Street Eid invite

LONDON: To ensure their anger and protest, a young Muslim rapper and a charity worker have both rejected formal invitations to celebrate Eid in Downing Street, citing opposition to Theresa May’s foreign policy. According to...

Boris Johnson repeats his amnesty call for some illegal immigrants

LONDON: Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has repeated his call for an amnesty for some illegal immigrants in the wake of the Wind rush scandal, according to reports. The Foreign Secretary pressed the Prime Minister...

31 people accused of sexual abuse, many appeared in court

HUDDERSFIELD: More people charged with the sexual abuse of young girls were appeared here at Kirklees Magistrates Court. Altogether 18 men and one woman that can be named appeared on Wednesday charged with allegations...

Sahebzada Ahmed Khan briefs media about his 10-point agenda to boost Pak image and...

LONDON: In his first briefing with media-persons here at the high commission on Thursday, Pakistan’s new High Commissioner Sahebzada Ahmed Khan discussed his 10-point agenda aimed to boost the image of Pakistan and highlight...

Mirza Masroor urges CW heads to reinvigorate efforts for peace

LONDON: The Head of the worldwide Ahmadiyya Community, Mirza Masroor Ahmad has written an open letter to all Commonwealth Heads of Government (CHOGM) urging them to use their collective efforts to eliminate conflict and...