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Southbank Centre announces new South Asian Sounds music series 

      Pratibha Singh Baghel © Inner Circle Entertainment; Kiss Nuka © Sudhir Dasgupta; Ustad Nishat Khan © Nishat Khan Archive The Southbank Centre has announced a new series, South Asian Sounds, celebrating the rich and varied musical traditions of the wider Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi and Afghan diaspora as well as ambitious UK-based artists and collectives working at the intersection of cultures ...

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1st Carbon Footprint workshop successfully concluded.

  On Monday (December 4, 2023), East Hands International Charity organised a carbon reduction workshop at Tower Hamlets for the residents. The workshop, supported by Tower Hamlets Council, commenced with a welcome speech by Nobab Uddin, Chairman of EastHands International Charity, and notable journalist Nobab Uddin. The main speaker, Dr. Zaki Rezwana Anwar, emphasised the importance of reducing carbon footprint ...

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Official launch of Vijayaful program in London

    Muhammed Shahed Rahman:     The Vijayaful program was officially inaugurated in London by taking a pledge to accelerate the fight against bigotry, fundamentalism and communalism by upholding the spirit of the liberation war in 1971. Inaugurating the Vijayphool program at the foot of Shaheed Minar in Altab Ali Park, East London, overlooking the winter, at 6pm on ...

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Wales Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards Celebrates Outstanding Achievements of Welsh Bangladeshis in Sport

    Cardiff, 2nd December 2023– The Wales Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards (WEDSA) concluded with resounding success last night, honouring individuals and projects that have significantly contributed to promoting ethnic diversity and inclusivity within the sporting industry. This ground-breaking initiative, organised by Rajma Begum of Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA), welcomed distinguished guests, including Bablin Malik, the Bangladeshi born, ...

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Barrister Nora Sharif’s ninth death anniversary is being observed in London

  Muhammed Shahed Rahman : The ninth death anniversary of Barrister Nora Sharif, who was honored with the ‘Foreign Friend’ award by the Government of Bangladesh, was celebrated in East London. From the Agartala conspiracy case to the great liberation war of 1971, Barrister Nora Sharif has always stood by the Bengalis. The people of Bengal will never forget the ...

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Bangladesh elected Vice-Chair of IMO Assembly

    Bangladesh High Commissioner to the UK Saida Muna Tasneem has been unanimously elected with 150 votes as the First Vice President of the 33 rd Assembly of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) in London on 27 November 2023. This is the first time Bangladesh and its PR has ever been voted to one of the highest positions of ...

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UK Awami League’s has invited all parties to participate in the upcoming parliamentary elections of Bangladesh

  Muhammed Shahed Rahman:     UK Awami League’s press conference has been completed by inviting all parties to participate in the upcoming national parliamentary elections of Bangladesh. United Kingdom Awami League has invited all the parties of Bangladesh to participate in the next national parliament election on January 7th, 2024 by answering various questions of the journalists present at ...

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Majority of Asian Students view unfair treatment in accessing jobs due to their identity as a problem in England

  By Dr Md Shajedur Rahman:   A recent research report indicates that 70% of 14-15 year-old students in English Secondary schools believe that unfair treatment in job opportunities based on their race, religion, or nationality is a problem in England. Among those who hold such views, a higher proportion includes Black, African, Black British or Caribbean and Asian or ...

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Study Circle seeks UK’s cooperation against violence in Bangladesh

 Bangla Mirror Desk:   A delegation from the Study Circle London, a UK-based British-Bangladeshi think tank, handed in a memorandum to the UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on 20 November 2023 at 10 Downing Street to express concern over recent violence in Bangladesh and to seek cooperation between the UK and Bangladesh. The delegation, led by Study Circle coordinator Jamal ...

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Celebrating The 14th Year of Best of The British Bangladeshi Community.

Mirror Desk :   The British Bangladeshis have made their own place in multicultural Britain with contributions in their respective fields and have been playing a major role in the growth of this country. The British Bangladeshi Who’s Who publication emphasises the success of the Bangladeshi community and showcases it to both the British and Bangladeshi community in the UK. ...

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