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Channel S Founder Mahee Ferdhaus receives Asian Curry Award for his outstanding contribution in charity work

By Abdul Karim Goni:   Channel S Founder Mahee Ferdhaus Jalil has received a special award for his outstanding contribution in charity work. He received this special award for serving humanity through media and personal effort. Paul Scally MP and Asian Catering Federation Eayor Khan handed over this award to him.  Prior to this, popular BBC Journalist Kate Silverstone announced ...

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London Bangla Press Club organises Freedom Fifty at Queen Mary London

    Discussions on the role of British media in 71, press freedom in Bangladesh, challenges and achievements in last 50 years By  Rashed Belal: The lifestyles of people of Bangladesh has improved a lot. The country has advanced in so many sectors. However, challenges remain in corruption, democracy, independence, public media, human rights and in many other areas. Speakers ...

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International conference to recognise ‘71 genocide at Nieuwspoort, Den Haag

Ansar Ahmed Ullah:   The European Bangladesh Forum, a platform of Bangladeshi European, is organising an international conference on Tuesday 30 November 2021 at Nieuwspoort, the Internationaal Perscentrum in Den Haag, attached to the Parliament building. This is a follow-up of the Geneva conference held on the same subject on 30 September 2021 at the Geneva Press Club in Switzerland. ...

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Grand Union Orchestra to mark 50 years of Bangladesh at British Library & Rich Mix

  Ansar Ahmed Ullah:   Grand Union Orchestra has been celebrating Bengali artists and their contribution to music in the UK for many decades. Grand Union Orchestra is currently working with partners Swadhinata Trust and Rich Mix on two important cultural commemorative events next month. Both events celebrate the birth of the independent nation of Bangladesh, forged out of the ...

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Saadiya Ahmad appointed new Director of UEL’s Legal Advice Centre

  Criminal defence solicitor, Saadiya has over 20 years’ experience in criminal law Legal Advice Centre awarded “Trainer provider status” First training contract awarded to UEL alumni law student Saadiya Ahmad has been announced as the new Director of University of East London’s Legal Advice Centre [LAC] based in the Royal Docks School of Business and Law at University Square Stratford ...

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British police arrest three men after deadly car blast

British police announced the arrest of three men after a car exploded in front of Liverpool Women’s Hospital, in the city centre, killing one man and injuring another Sunday morning. Officers arrested the three men, aged 29, 26 and 21, in Liverpool’s Kensington district under the anti-terrorism laws, Greater Manchester Police said in a tweet. The man killed in the ...

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BCA 15th Awards and gala dinner was held in the prestigious  Intercontinental, The O2, London on 7 November 2021

    On 7 November 2021, Bangladesh Caterers Association (BCA) will announce the regional winners of both its Restaurant of the Year and Chef of the Year Awards. These highly-coveted BCA Awards  was held in Intercontinental, The O2, London. Last year the Awards were disrupted due to the global pandemic. BCA Awards are now in its 15th year, and is ...

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Tower Hamlets secures £9.3m for Whitechapel improvements

  Whitechapel Road will benefit from £9.3m investment after Tower Hamlets Council and Transport for London (TfL) successfully secured government funding. Whitechapel Road is the cultural and historical heart of Whitechapel, and home to its iconic street market. It is experiencing rapid transformation with the arrival of the Elizabeth line, the Council’s new Town Hall, and other forthcoming investments. The ...

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Tower Hamlets Council marks ‘breaking ground’ event as work begins on 4th phase of housing development

  Work on the fourth phase of a housing development in Limehouse has officially begun as Mayor John Biggs and Cabinet Member for Housing, Cllr Danny Hassell attended the ‘breaking ground’ event to signify the beginning of the Locksley D site construction. The development, which is being delivered as part of the Mayor’s commitment to deliver and identify 2,000 new ...

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