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According to media reports a madrasa teacher allegedly beat a young boy to death at a seminary (madrasa) in Karachi’s Bin Qasim area. The cleric reportedly known as Qari Najmuddin, however has been pardoned by the young boy's parents. Nine year old, Mohammed Hussain had allegedly been subjected to corporal punishment by...

Sports Roundup

Sports Round Up By Sonia RANDEV Premier League Highlights: Chelsea moves up into third place on the Premier League table after demolishing Brighton. Hazard opened the scoring in the third minute of the first half and went on to score another in the 77th minute. Willian and Moses added to the score...
NBA fever hits London town By Sonia RANDEV This month saw the NBA hit the O2 arena in spectacular fashion as the Boston Celtics faced the Philadelphia 76ers in front of a packed out venue attracting a host of celebrities and sports stars from around the globe. An annual event that sits...
By Sonia RANDEV This week Matchroom boxing announced the highly anticipated world title unification bout between WBO world heavy weight champion Joseph Parker and WBA, IBF and IBO world heavy weight champion Anthony Joshua. The fight is set to take place on March 31st at the Principality Stadium, Cardiff where the...
By Sonia RANDEV On Wednesday 10th January in front of a packed press conference, Amir Khan announced his much anticipated return to the world of boxing. After posting across his social media channels that a big announcement was going to be made in London, rumours began to circulate suggesting that he...
International singer, song writer Yusuf / Cat Stevens, is to support the Penny Appeal Winter Emergency campaign, by lending a previously unreleased song for a special TV advert. Highlighting the need to take special care of the elderly this Winter, the advert will be shown on both Penny Appeal’s online...
Akshar Ali and Yasmin Ahmed were found guilty on Tuesday 16 January, at Leeds Crown Court of the murder of Sinead Wooding in Leeds in May 2017 and were sentenced to life imprisonment Vicky Briggs was also found guilty of assisting as an offender and was handed a four years...
Syria Counts a platform which is dedicated to telling the stories of the Syrian conflict, both good and bad has released a video about a Bradford man dubbed as 'Syrian Santa'. Syrian Santa, Nazim Ali, has been raising money over the past five consecutive years and has been taking the...
The University of Law has strengthened its commitment to diversity with the announcement of the Baroness Sayeeda Warsi Set for Success scholarship, which will be available to one talented student a year from a low income household. Baroness Sayeeda Warsi, an alumna of The University of Law (ULaw), has the...
By SONIA RANDEV Premier League Highlights: Chelsea stutter to a third successive goalless draw against Leicester Arsenal’s form takes another major slump after losing 2-1 to Bournemouth. Sanchez move could be confirmed anytime soon as Manchester United look favourites in signing him ahead of their rivals Manchester City Tottenham put on a fine...