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By ANISAH ARIF A 44-year-old blind man has set up his own travel firm to allow blind people to travel the world. Amar Latif recently set up his own travel company, Traveleyes, for serving both blind and sighted travellers. “After 7 years, working in the corporate world, I had money to spend...
By ANISAH ARIF A Bradford-based charity has revealed ambitious plans to transform the lives of ten thousand poor people in Pakistan. The charity enables poor young men and women to attend vocational training courses and acquire nationally and internationally recognised qualifications. It also offers support with finding jobs and setting up...
By ANISAH ARIF West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) are welcoming calls from a regulatory body to put clearer warnings on packaging of emollient creams. These creams, lotions and ointments are moisturisers commonly used to treat skin conditions. The bereaved family of a great-grandmother, who died in a fire intensified...
By ANISAH ARIF Bradford District NHS Foundation Trust has introduced two non-executive directors (NEDs) to its Board. The Care Trust began the selection process for the positions following the retirement of Dr Susan Butlet from her role as a NED in a clinical capacity after six years on the Board. The two...
By ANISAH ARIF In the era of women empowerment and gender equality, small businesses like Prity’s are gaining a reputation. Prity’s, a premier beauty salon in Bradford, has just recently collaborated with worldwide Bollywood actress and celebrity, Sunny Leone on her new collection of lipsticks. The range, titled ‘Starstruck’, consists of 14...
By ANISAH ARIF This time of the year is mostly associated with the festive period of Christmas, along with the dropping temperatures making it unbearably cold to step outside. But what is often overlooked, is the people on the roads with a placard in their hand, reading “Spare some change for...
By ANISAH ARIF There is still time to book a place to show off your art, photography and craft talent at Oakwell Hall and Country Park, Kirklees. The historic house in Birstall is staging its popular annual Art in the Barn event from Saturday, 12 January, until Sunday, 3 February, followed...
Christmas is such an important occasion in our nation's calendar. It brings people together for joyful festivities, with religious reflection for some, a break from work for many, and a time for food, gifts, celebration and goodwill. Our district's schools have had nativities and parties, and we have all delighted...
By AYYAZ MALIK Following the sacking of Jose Mourinho yesterday Manchester United have now confirmed the appointment of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as caretaker manager until the end of the season A statement from the club confirmed that "Solskjær will take charge of the first team with immediate effect and will remain...

The Sacked One

By AYYAZ MALIK Manchester United have sensationally sacked their manager Jose Mourinho after two and a half years in charge. Mourinho who had also managed clubs such as Porto, Chelsea, Inter Milan and Real Madrid, leave the Old Trafford club in sixth position in the Premier League, which is their...