Daily Archives: 01/04/2016

RACE TIME: Sergio Perez is hoping to repeat his 2014 appearance in Bahrain where he claimed a podium finish

Bahrain beckons: Perez targets points finish in Gulf state

The engines are revving, the drivers are ready and the scene is set, all that’s left now is for the chequered flag to wave...

Italian super dentist brings revolutionary skills to Yorkshire

Leeds’ answer to gum disease The British Dental Health Foundation says 80 per cent of the UK population have periodontal disease where the tissue around...

Indian filmmaker who studied at Leeds Beckett wins prestigious prize

Leeds graduate filmmaker wins gong Mumbai-born Nishad Choughule, a graduate filmmaker from Leeds Beckett University has won the Alumni of the Year Award in the...
BUMP: Despite the number of induced accidents falling by two per cent, Leeds and Bradford have both risen in the UK rankings for crash for cash locations

West Yorkshire cities names ‘Crash for Cash hotspots’

Motorists ‘put at risk’ by induced accident fraudsters Leeds and Bradford have been named as two of the ten worst areas in the UK...
UNDER THREAT: Pictured is the number 5 Blast Furnace located at the Port Talbot Corus Steel Plant South Wales UK

Save Our Steel! Race to save Tata Steel’s British operations

Mumbai headquartered Tata Steel's decision to exit operations in Britain has put thousands of jobs on the line. In recent times, the steel giants have...
CONTENTIOUS: M&S Collection’s burkini has been causing ripples of controversy in France (Pic Credit: M&S online)

Modesty & Spencers

Burkini ‘irresponsible’ says France Britain’s shoppers are growing increasingly diverse, and in a sign of the times, Marks and Spencer has decided to stock a...
SHEIKH ZAYED BRIDGE: Named after the country's former president Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the 842 metre long crossing is said to be the most intricate bridge ever constructed

World renowned Iraqi-British architect dies of a heart attack in Miami

Goodbye Dame Hadid Dame Zaha Hadid, the world-renowned architect, whose designs include 2012’s London Olympic aquatic centre, has died aged 65. Her company Zaha Hadid architects...

Cllr Hussain to run as an independent following suspension

Former Lord Mayor resigns from Labour party A former Lord Mayor of Bradford has announced his resignation from the Labour party following an initial suspension...

Sanjay Leela Bhansali wins his first national award

This week has been a big one for Sanjay Leela Bhansali, whose latest film ‘Bajirao Mastani’ just completed 100 successful days in cinemas, and...

Bipasha Basu to tie the knot

Bipasha Basu has been making headlines for the past two years for dating her ‘Alone’ co-star Karan Singh Grover. Well after the numerous rumours of...

Sonali Bendre to do a talk show on parenting

After turning author with the book 'Modern Gurukul: My Experiment With Parenting', Bollywood actress Sonali Bendre is now said to be gearing up for...

Who’s this dreamy-eyed dude?

This soft curly-haired bloke, who’s making his debut in bollywood soon is none other than Sonam Kapoor’s lil’ brother… and oh, she’s so proud...

Muslim-run centre aims to engage with all communities despite initial protests

Old pub to community hub A new community centre, which took over six years to develop in the heart of Moortown, opened its doors for...
NEW FRIENDS: Thomas pictured with Ashima of India (Pic Credit: Universal)

Thomas the Tank Engine goes multicultural

Classic cartoon gets a modern day revamp The nation’s kids will be overcome with excitement as TV favourite Thomas the Tank Engine has decided to...
RISING SEA LEVELS: If we cut our carbon emissions, we can limit the risk of rising sea levels

Unstoppable ice collapse

Global sea levels on the rise According to a new analysis of climate change in Antarctica, global sea levels could rise by more than double...

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