Pakistan Peace Collective signs MoU with WCOP

London: A delegation of the Pakistan Peace Collective (PPC), visited the UK to hold an interaction with the Pakistani business community at the Pakistan High Commission London. An event was jointly organized by the High Commission, World Congress of Overseas Pakistanis (WCOP) and the PPC, and was attended by leading…

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Students raise record sum of over £1m for Islamic Relief

London: Students across the UK and overseas have raised the record-breaking sum of over £1m for Charity Week – by far the largest annual amount in the Week’s 13-year history.

The students raised a total of £1,057,220.12, which will be used by Islamic Relief to…

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Women Entrepreneurs visit the Pakistan High Commission London

London-A ten-member delegation of Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry (WCCI), called on H.E. Syed Ibne Abbas, Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK. Led by the founder Chairperson of WCCI, Dr Shehla Javed Akram, the delegation informed the High Commissioner that the main purpose of the visit…

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Brexit: Better Off OUT!!!

By: Samiya Mobeen

I know for a fact that on the 23rd of June, we’re all expected to stroll down to the nearest polling station and make our vote on whether to stay in the EU or make our leave. I also know for a fact that many of…

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The Big Question, IN or ...... ?

By: Rbeeza Mobeen

To remain, or not to remain?  That is the question.  The question of the generation- our generation.  The question that’s been lolling off everyone’s tongues lately and the question that will ultimately determine whether Britain should remain a member of the European Union (EU) or…

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Young British Muslims to raise £300000 in Ramadan

London: Volunteers from Islamic Relief are dedicated to achieve the target of £300000 from selling cakes. The #Cakes4Syria campaign forms part of Islamic Relief’s annual Ramadan Appeal 2016. The theme of this year’s campaign is ‘SubhanAllah’ and celebrates the contribution that Muslims have made in halving extreme poverty…

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All this hard work I do is for my daughter: Amir Khan

Bradford: Boxer Amir Khan and his wife Faryal spent a whopping £100,000 on their daughter Lamaisah’s second birthday party.

The celebrations for 250 guests took Mrs Khan three months to plan and included Disney princesses, Peppa Pig and a real-life ballerina.

The party, held at the home…

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Justice (R) Nasira Iqbal: A Woman comfortable within her own skin

By: Barrister Huma Price
When I followed her around it became evident quite quickly that Justice Nasira Iqbal is a complete identity in herself and not at all dependent on either her husband (Justice Javed Iqbal) or her legendary Father-in-Law (Allama Iqbal) to assert herself. She is a…

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Gender Equality in South Asian Countries

By: Huma Price, London
I would like to make it clear right at the outset that when I talk about Gender Equality in South Asian Countries I talk about JUST THAT. I am very conscious of the fact that as soon as somebody raises a voice against fundamental injustices within…

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British Muslim women facing worst unemployment rate

By: S Tabassum

National Elections activities are at full swing in UK. Every political party has his clear agenda but not a single party seems to be worried about British Muslim Women who have fewer chances of employments as compare to Christians and Hindu women.
The recent national Labour Force…

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British Law needs to look into affected women of polygamy

By: S. Tabassum

Rising trend among married British Pakistanis to marry with beautiful girls from Azad Kashmir particularly Mini-London Mirpur is point of concern and huge number of affected woman is sitting in Britain with their kids and no one is to take care of them.

Renowned Kashmiri lawyer…

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Mothers are key influencers within their home: Sajida Mughal

London: A Muslim survivor of the 7/7 London bombings, Sajida Mughal received OBE for her services to community cohesion and inter-faith dialogue. She was a 22-year-old City high flier who was lucky to escape serious injury in the July 2005 bombings.

The mother-of-two, from…

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