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“THE HOFF”: Hero cop to the rescue!

  Despite not being able to swim PC Mohammed Nadeem dived into a river to […] Read More

MyLahore opens new site in Leeds

Renowned food brand MyLahore opened its newest yummy food site on Kirkstall Road, Leeds on […] Read More
How effective will sugar tax be for reducing health risks?

How effective will sugar tax be for reducing health risks?

As of 6th April 2018, a tax on sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) will come into effect […] Read More

They raped her behind mosque, in street and in her own home

  'I don't feel there's a place for me in this world anymore' - those […] Read More

STORE WARS: Shoppers and retailers go to battle over who pays for returns

A new report into retail returns reveals many of Britain’s favourite retro clothing, hobby and […] Read More
Free double-glazing

Free double-glazing

Around 300 homeowners in Yorkshire and the North East who live near motorways or major […] Read More

NAMAZ-E-JANAZA: “Goodbye Mir Sahib”

Largest Muslim funeral in Leeds as thousands offer Namaz-e-Janaza of community hero Akhlaq Hussain Mir […] Read More

CHOMP CHOMP: Repeat Bradford fly-tipper’s van seized and crushed for good

A persistent fly-tipper was caught on camera using a van, which was later crushed by […] Read More

Dhumka Shumka lagao…

An upcoming annual Zumbathon challenge next month, sets an upbeat tone in engaging women from […] Read More

Man poised to be first British Muslim in space inspires Bradford students

A poet, mental health campaigner, Guinness World Record holder and future space traveller visited Bradford […] Read More

Successful Huddersfield law graduate becomes a Queen’s Counsel

A Bradford-born and Otley-raised man has been appointed as a Queen’s Counsel (QC) following his […] Read More

Daughter of late Bradford poet shares nostalgic images of growing up in the city

  Nabeelah Hafeez brings her experience of growing up in the Pakistani community in Bradford […] Read More

Huddersfield UK’s only city without a single asylum seeker forced to sleep rough

Yorkshire has many things it can be proud of, but now it transpires that Huddersfield […] Read More

“BBC labeled “yoga” as “fad” in 2013; BBC also labeled Hindu festival of Holi as “filthy festival”

Hindus cautiously welcome BBC's "change of heart" on religious programming Hindus have cautiously welcomed the […] Read More

New report highlights faith as the “fourth emergency service”

MP Naz Shah talks about the findings from a report on role of British Muslim […] Read More

Don’t let your old bikes go to waste if you get a new one this Christmas

If you’re lucky enough to find a brand new bike under your Christmas tree, don’t […] Read More

Brand new seasonal comedy starring YouTube sensation Humza Arshad to air on Sky Arts next week

A brand new comedy short Christmas Jumpers is set to launch on Sky TV next […] Read More

Lights, camera, action… Visual effects whizz from Bradford graces red carpet after landing dream job with Star Wars franchise

With his light saber buzzing, a 25-year-old special effects genius from Bradford walked the red […] Read More
MEMORIES: Poonam is spurred on to fundraise by the wonderful memories of her husband Rakesh

“He was always the life and soul of the party…”

  Wife celebrated as fundraising heroine following husband’s death due to blood disorder After her […] Read More
The teenager has admitted causing the deaths of five people, including three children (Facebook)

15-year-old boy admits causing the deaths of five people in fatal Leeds car crash

  A 15-year-old boy, who cannot be named, has admitted causing the deaths of five […] Read More
FIGHTER: Mr Sudhir Choudhrie from London is one of the world’s longest-surviving heart transplant patients, pictured here with his wife

Meet one of the world’s longest-surviving heart transplant patients

Choudhrie Family Foundation sponsors 50th anniversary heart transplant exhibit at London’s Science Museum   Sudhir […] Read More

HIGHLIGHTS: Mayor of London Sadiq Khan’s visit to India and Pakistan

Mayor Sadiq Khan led a trade mission to India and Pakistan, meeting top business figures […] Read More

Tourism minister accepts 63,000 signatures to ban elephant rides

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) founder Ingrid Newkirk met the Union Minister […] Read More

“I came to Britain with just £3 in my pocket”

The University of Bradford honoured six national and international figures with honorary degrees and honorary […] Read More
Aliya Azad Y11, Head Girl commented: “Carlton Bolling is a place where teaching is outstanding and learning is enjoyable. A very safe environment for children to learn and have fun. A few of the reasons why I enjoy coming to school.”

Carlton Bolling College celebrates outstanding Ofsted success

  Aniq Atif Mir Y11, Head Boy added: “Our school is built up of four […] Read More

Prime Minister statement on Jerusalem

The Prime Minster, Theresa May said: "We disagree with the US decision to move its […] Read More

Woman spat ‘in the face’ of Muslim boy at the Trafford Centre

A Muslim mother was left reeling after witnessing a woman spit in the face of […] Read More