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TRAGIC: Jagdip Randhawa was punched by amateur boxer, Clifton Ty Mitchell, during a night out in Leeds and died five days later in hospital

Why did he die? Inquest into death of 19-year-old five years ago finally opens in Wakefield

The family of a Hounslow teenager, who died during a night out in Leeds in […] Read More
OPEN: Dignitaries gathered for the launch of the multifaith room at Headingley Cricket Stadium this past week

Having faith in sport: Cricket and religion go hand-in-hand at Headingley

Some people say sport is religion and religion is sport. The latest addition to Headingley […] Read More
GIRL POWER: The Anah Project aims to help vulnerable BME women and young girls

‘Vital’ funding secured: Bradford project is revived by Lottery cash boost

A Bradford project has been rejuvenated thanks to a much needed cash injection from the […] Read More
DETERRING TERRORISM: MP for Birmingham Perry Barr, Khalid Mahmood, is calling on the government’s ‘Channel’ programme to be made mandatory in an attempt to stop people being radicalised by extremist groups

“The whole strategy needs to be looked at”

Anti-terrorism programme could be made ‘compulsory’ Nearly half of people assessed to be susceptible to […] Read More
SUPPORT: Sharing Voices, in Bradford, is a community development mental health organisation which is raising awareness of mental health (team pic from 2015)

Dignity in mental health: Lunch event to address ill-informed attitudes and stigmas

Every year, 587,000 items relating to mental health are prescribed in Bradford District at a […] Read More
THE A(STAR) TEAM: (L-R) Sanjana Gunasekaran, Harin Wijayathunga, Mahika Gogi, Nicky Scott, Snigdha Mahajan, Tamanna Dasanjh, Tanaya Maslekar and Ripudaman Singh who study at GSAL

A*stounding results: Yorkshire students celebrate fabulous grades…yet again

GCSE results have finally rolled in for thousands of students across the UK who have […] Read More
HEADWEAR: Hijabs are now part of the approved dress code in Police Scotland

Hijabs in the force: Police Scotland introduce new legislation

Police Scotland has announced that the hijab will become an optional part of its uniform […] Read More

Police bust ‘Aladdin’s Cave’ of stolen goods: 18 year jail sentence now that the genie is out of the bottle

Police have finally busted open an illicit ‘Aladdin’s Cave’ of stolen and counterfeit goods in […] Read More
BUSY BEACH: In peak season, up to 25,000 people visit Camber Sands every day

FIVE dead at Camber Sands: Tragic accident results in the death of five friends

Calls for greater safety on one of the UK’s most popular beaches have been made […] Read More
NEW RULES: The former French president, Nicolas Sarkozy, has branded the full-body burkini swimsuits, worn by some Muslim women, a ‘provocation’ that supports radicalised Islam

When swimwear becomes political: To wear or not to wear, is it now even a question?

A local film-maker from Leeds has been ‘spurred on’ to create a Facebook group in […] Read More
TRAGIC: The remains of Surjit Thakar were found at the side of the M54 by workmen last year, yet his cause of death has never been discovered

8 years of waiting: Family appeal for answers in case of father’s death

Surjit Takhar was 37 when he was reported missing from his home in Oldbury on […] Read More
RACIAL PROFILING: EasyJet has apologised for any inconvenience caused, but insisted that security concerns had to be investigated

Muslims ordered off plane

Siblings were questioned on London runway for Arabic text on their phones Three British Muslim […] Read More
BAKING QUEEN: Mary Berry shed a tear when Nadiya won last year’s competition, simply because she was so loved and inspirational

What a year for Nadiya: Who will take over the crown from our beloved baker?

With a new series of Bake Off kicking off this week - where Mary Berry […] Read More
SUPERSTAR: Anil is the star of over a hundred films in a career that spans 40 years

“Here with the madness”: Bollywood hunk arrives in a London’s hottest Asian shopping centre

Europe’s first purpose-built boutique Asian shopping centre – East Shopping Centre – welcomed Bollywood royalty […] Read More
VIOLENT: Samir Hussain hit the complainant numerous times around the head and body with a rounders bat

Batley ‘bat man’ jailed: Man who beat up relative will face 5 year prison sentence

A Batley man will go to prison for more than five years after he attacked […] Read More