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British celebrity chef Tommy  Miah prepared food at Feast Restaurant

Bangla Mirror Desk: The authentic dishes of Bangladesh, especially the street food can compete at the world level.  If presented in a proper way, not only Bangladeshis or Indians will be attracted to it, but the people from all over the world will love to taste it. British celebrity chef Tommy Miah and founder of  Indian Chef of the Year ...

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Resource directory launched for activists

Ansar Ahmed Ullah: Book launch event of a resource directory, online & hard copy, for dealing with online & physical threats to assist secular Bengali activists was held on Thursday 21st June 2018, Idea Store, Whitechapel, East London. The resource Directory is a response to increasing Islamist attacks on bloggers, secular activists, free thinkers and members of minority faith communities. The event was chaired by Julie ...

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Sylhet Helping Hands UK starts its journey

Some distinguished local youth of the UK has taken an initiative to form an organisation to help the poor and destitute people in Sylhet named Sylhet Helping Hands UK.  A meeting was held on 18thJune to officially inaugurate the activities of the organisation. Guests who were present at the inauguration included former Sylhet City Corporation Councillor Abdul Qadir Shamsu, Mir ...

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Executive Committee  meeting held by Dirai Thana Development Organisation UK

Dirai Thana Development Organisation UK’s first Executive Committee meeting was held on 19th June at a restaurant in Whitechapel. Members across the UK took part in the meeting where the committee took some executive decisions which included creating a website for the organisation, UK charity registration, reorganise Whatsapp Group and organising an Eid reunion. The committee also announced a five members ...

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Council fines rogue letting and managing agents £150,000

Tower Hamlets is tackling rogue letting and managing agents by issuing around £150,000 in fines. After being one of the first boroughs to contribute to the Mayor of London’s rogue landlord checker, the council has been conducting checks on the 401 letting agents and landlords listed on their database. It has also been investigating those reported by members of the ...

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DH FOUNDATION RAISES £4K FOR THE POOR & NEEDY IN BANGLDESH

On 12th June a large group of 40 volunteers came together on behalf of DH Foundation; a registered UK charity whose mission is to work towards alleviating poverty in Bangladesh.  They held a street collection in the borough of Tower Hamlets, covering the main areas; Mile End, Whitechapel, Aldgate, Bethnal Green, Bow and Stepney Green. The volunteers started fundraising at ...

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Eid Mela and inauguration ceremony held by Italian Bangladeshi Welfare Association UK

Bangla Mirror Desk: Italian Bangladeshi Welfare Association UK organised its inauguration ceremony for  newly elected executive committee for 2018-2019 and Eid Mela at Boleyn Banqueting Suite on Sunday 17th June. The whole day Mela consisted of Free Rides for children, Art Competition, Musical Chairs, Spoon-Marbel run and other indoor sports and stalls of Bangladeshi delicacies.   The day also experienced a magic ...

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Jubeda Khatun Foundation Trust distributes 250,000 taka among the poor and destitute people of Komolganj

  Bangla Mirror Desk: Jubeda Khatun Foundation Trust distributed 250,000 taka among the poor and destitute people of Kamalganj to mark the Eid-Ul-Fitr 2018.  The money was collected from the Jakat fund of UK living Chairman of the Trust Faruque Ahmed and his family, relatives and friends and was distributed on 14th June at Sidhweshar Abdul Bari Mulfat Uddin Hafizia Madrasa ...

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