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Zulhash Uddin elected as Deputy Mayor for Southborough Town Council

Zulhash Uddin has been elected as Deputy Mayor for Southborough Town Council in Kent for the term 2017/18.  He is the first British Bangladeshi Councillor ever to be elected from this council.  He was elected from the Southborough and High Brooms Ward in 2015 from Conservative party. He is from Mohammadpur village of  Doyamir Union of Osmaninogor in  Sylhet. His father’s ...

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Ideal Village forum starts its journey in Jagannathpur

Ideal Village Forum has started work in Jagannathpur to serve the poor and destitute local people. The launching ceremony was held in Shirin Community Centre in Mirpur Bazar on 26th May. The organisation distributed Iftari among the poor people of local area. President of the Forum Mujakkir Hossain presided over the meeting where former Director of British Bangla Chamber of ...

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Hemanta Mukhopadhyay evening in East London

Hundreds of people gathered in East London to listen to internationally renowned singer Soumen Adhikari, who sang songs written and sung by legendary singer Hemanta Mukhopadhyay.  The musical evening took place at Najrul Centre in East London on 19th of May.   Soumen Adhikari was assisted by Ustad Yusuf Ali Khan.  Event the event was scheduled for two hours, it ...

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Fundraising event held for Anna Freud Centre

A fundraising event and farewell ceremony of Nadia Shah was held recently in a restaurant in Camden. Sabbir Karim, a celebrity chef, cabin crew and owner of Namaste Kitchen Group managed the whole the event.  Three thousand pounds were raised in the charity event which was then handed over to Charity. Labour Party Activist Barrister Robert conducted the event where ...

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Caledon Bangladeshi Parents Association distributes prizes among children

Caledon Bangladeshi Parents Association distributed prizes among children who done well in Bengali, English and Arbi language. The event was held in Aberfeldy street in Poplar at organisation’s own hall. Former MP of Poplar and Lime House Jim Fitzpatrick was present as the Chief Guest in the meeting.  Mayor of Tower Hamlets John Biggs was also present as the Special ...

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Inauguration Ceremony of Jagannath Pur Upozila Unnayan Sangstha held

The inauguration ceremony of new committee of the  Jagannath Pur Upozila Unnayan Sangstha (development Organisation) held on May 15 at London Muslim Centre. The ceremony was Presided over by Newly elected Chairman Taher Kamali and jointly conducted by General Secretary Abdul Wahid, Joint Secretary Abul Kalam Azad. Twice elected British Parliament member from Bethnal Green and Bow Rusnara Ali was ...

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Sandyman is a popular musician in the Asian community who has performed for Sir Paul McCartney and been invited to Buckingham Palace.

You would think that one of these moments would be the highlight of the 33-year•olcl’s career but it is his upcoming performance with The Bootleg Beatles and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra that Sandyman, real name Sandip Chakravarty, sees as the “turning point” in his career. The tabla player has been running Guru Soundz, an Indian music instruments shop in ...

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BritBangla creating future leaders of tomorrow

BritBangla had its relaunch and celebration event on Monday 22 May 2017 at a City of London venue to announce its new vision ‘Creating the Future Leaders of Tomorrow’. BritBangla’s new focus will be on leadership and empowerment to advancing our community.  BritBangla was prompted into action following the Government’s recently published Baroness McGregor-Smith Review ‘Race in Workplace’.  BritBangla’s work ...

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EC meeting of Mirpur Union Welfare Association held

The First meeting of the newly elected Executive Committee of Mirpur Union Werlfare Trust held Jagannathpur Club at Bricklane on May 16. Presided over by newly elected President Mohammed Mahbubul Haq Seheren and conducted by General Secretary Abul Kalam Azad the meeting begun with recitation from the Quran by Maulana Mozzakir Ahmed, Religious Affairs Secretary. A discussion was held participated ...

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Ansar Ahmed Ullah and Jamal Khan honoured by Tower Hamlets Council

Prominent human rights activist Ansar Ahmed Ullah and Community activist Jamal Khan received Tower Hamlets Speaker Award for their contribution in the local community. Speaker of Tower Hamlets Council Khalis Uddin handed over certificates and crests to them.  The speaker praised highly of the contribution of Ansar Ahed Ullah and Jamal Khan and said that multiculturalism and community cohesion are ...

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