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With just over two months left before applications open to join West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS), would-be recruits are being urged to get #FirefighterFit! Last year was the first time WYFRS had recruited new firefighters in more than eight years, making it highly competitive. More than 7,000 people...
The sister of murdered MP Jo Cox, a mother whose daughter was murdered for being a goth and human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell are among the speakers at a national conference on hate crime due to take place in Bradford in April. The two-day conference aims to raise awareness, promote...

Plastic in chappati flour?

For weeks there have been rumours circulating across social media and via videos suggesting that chappati flour contains plastic. Videos have been circulating, which show that when the dough is “washed,” it becomes a plastic-like consistency. However,several chapatti flour brands and environmental health experts have come to forward to defend our...
A woman from Florida has appeared on This Morning to explain her love and relationship with the popular puzzle game Tetris. Twenty year old Noorul Mahjabeen Hassan, who prefers to be known as Fractal Tetris Huracan, (the name of the puzzle game she’s been in a relationship with for over...
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...