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Protest against Islamist violence

Ansar Ahmed Ullah Following recent Islamist attacks in Bangladesh and in other parts of the world a London protest against terrorism took place on 20 August 2016 in Altab Ali Park, Banglatown, East London. The human chain was addressed by Nirmul Committee’s Syed Enamul Islam, Awami League’s Sultan Shariff, Anwaruzzaman Chowdhury, Husneara Matin, CPB’s Rafiqul Hasan Khan Jinnah & Advocate ...

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Tower Hamlets Council warns of housing scam

  The council’s anti-fraud and trading standards teams are actively investigating the source of an internet based housing scam called Tower Hamlets “Over Crowding Aid” that encourages tenants to pay £29.99 to register on a bogus website to help them move out of overcrowded properties. A number of flyers have been distributed to homes in the borough and the flyers ...

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Community buildings consultation

Residents are being encouraged to have their say on how community buildings in the borough are used. The buildings, home to a range of services such as tenants and residents associations, charities and community associations, are located around the borough. As part of a review of all council-owned community buildings, local people are being asked their views on a new ...

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Bangladesh mission in London observes National Mourning Day

The Bangladesh High Commission in London has observed the National Mourning Day remembering the life and work of the country’s founding father Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. Lyricist and journalist Abdul Gaffar Choudhury, and writer Syed Shamsul Haque were the main discussants at the event held at Chelsea Old Town Hall, it said. On Aug 15, 1975, independence architect Bangabandhu Sheikh ...

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There would be no leader in the world like Bangabandhu: Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury

There came many leaders in the world, but no one can be compared with the accomplishment of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.  He dreamt of independent Bangladesh since he was a child.  As well as directing movement for the right of Bangladeshi people, he also campaigned for the Bengali language and customs. Veteran journalist and composer of Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano ...

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Central London BNP organises protest meeting

Bangladesh Nationalist Party London branch recently organised a meeting in a hall in Central London in protest of sentencing Senior Vice Chairman of BNP Tarique Rahman. Organisation’s Vice-president Syed Shahin Hossain preside over the meeting and General Secretary Jewel Ahmed conducted it. The guest speakers at the event included President of UK BNP M A Malik, General Secretary Koysor M ...

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Bangladeshi journalists of North England meet Press Minister Nadeem Qader

British Bangladeshi journalists working in North England met with Press Minister to Bangladeshi High Commission in the UK Nadeem Qader in a view exchanging meeting in a restaurant in Hyde on 9th of August. Manchester Bureau Chief of Channel S Television Mijanur Rahman Mijan presieded over the meeting and Oldham Representative of Chanel S Syed Sadeque Ahmed conducted it. Other ...

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Beanibazar Cancer Hospital and Sporting Club partnership announced

By Emdad Rahman Beanibazar Sporting Club Uk (BSCUK) and Beanibazar Cancer Hospital (BBCH) have teamed up to bring together a whole host of ideas and expertise to compliment the fantastic current team and enable the hospital to move forward with its charitable aims. The Beani Bazar Cancer Hospital is a charity based in the UK that aims to create awareness ...

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Splash kids visit elderly care home

  By Emdad Rahman As part of their social responsibility development,young people from Splash Life Skills Project visited Sonali Gardens old peoples home to meet the elderly, befriend them and serve delicious home cooked food. In attendance were Sadia, Raihan, Gary, Maisha, Afiea, Sadi, and Samiul and they served  happy residents with samosas, pakoras, home made cake and chicken curry with ...

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Shaeka Misbah graduated in LLB from Westminster University

  British Bangladeshi student Shaeka Misbah has achieved 2.1 her LLB (Honours) from University of Westminster, West London this year.  Her graduation ceremony was held at Royal Festival Hall at West London on 13th of July. Shaeka Misbah  is daughter of renowned journalist and radio-TV presenter Misbah Jamal and Mrs Jamal  and currently she is staying at Woodford in  East ...

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