Finalists for this year’s Fusion Awards announced

Lancashire Telegraph: Finalists for this year’s Fusion Awards announced

5:11pm Friday 11th April 2014

The finalists for this year’s Fusion Awards have been announced.

Dear Massi: Father-in-law is seeing someone else

5:20pm Friday 11th April 2014

DEAR MASSI, I have seen my father-in-law with another woman.

A survival guide for holidays with in-laws

Lancashire Telegraph: Mind if we join you?

5:20pm Friday 11th April 2014

National statistics reveal a record number of people in the UK are living with their parents.

‘Cabbie’ tale ready to roll

5:20pm Friday 11th April 2014

The trailer for Salman Khan's debut production under Salman Khan Productions has been released. The new film 'Dr Cabbie' is the story of an immigrant doctor who is forced to became a taxi driver as he could find no other employment.

Bajirao star roles picked

5:20pm Friday 11th April 2014

Deepika Padukone is set to star in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's dream project 'Bajirao Mastani', a historical love story alongside real life boyfriend Ranveer Singh. The couple will play Bajirao and Mastani. This announcement puts an end to months of speculation as to who would play the roles. The film is set for release in December 2015.

Harshvardhan joins ranks

5:20pm Friday 11th April 2014

Anil Kapoor's youngest son Harshvardhan is being launched in Bollywood by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra in his next film 'Mirza Sahiba'. Older sister Sonam said: “I am happy he is here (in the film industry). But I am very nervous because he is a kid and I hope he does well.”

Sonakshi on weight loss

5:20pm Friday 11th April 2014

Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who stars in new film 'Tevar' alongside Arjun Kapoor, has spoken about her weight loss.

Manjinder Raiyat: Accepting that a loved one has Alzheimer’s is a real challenge

Lancashire Telegraph: All set: The Virgin London Marathon gets underway tomorrow morning

5:20pm Friday 11th April 2014

THIS year I am running the London Marathon and in the process I am hoping to raise much needed awareness and funds for two worthy charities, Mind and The Alzheimer’s Society.

Fans whipped up into ‘States’ of excitement

Lancashire Telegraph: Arjun has a selfie taken with fans.

5:13pm Friday 11th April 2014

Bollywood’s rising stars Alia Bhatt and Arjun Kapoor wowed crowds in London ahead of the release of their new movie 2 States.

An ‘unforgettable’ trip to battlefields

Lancashire Telegraph: From left, Adam Ismail, Amber Tariq and Assad Awan lay the wreath

4:26pm Friday 4th April 2014

Students visited the First World War Belgium battlefields.

Beauty Matters: Watch my vlog – I got there in the end!

Lancashire Telegraph: Halima Khatun: Beauty matters

4:45pm Friday 4th April 2014

Ok, so you know how I've always banged in about how I'm a bit of a makeup novice? Well it seems that three years into blogging my trials and tribulations, not much has changed.

Dental business has an eye on a new market

Lancashire Telegraph: Rafiq Arshad with Alisha Ansar nine, Rosmin Patel, Zeinab Bibi and Mitali Begum

4:43pm Friday 4th April 2014

A new report revealed that the number of luxury consumers worldwide has increased between 2011 and 2013, proving that despite the economic uncertainty, consumers are increasingly eager to invest in quality, long-lasting products.

Waqar Hussain: There is an ancient affiliation to the clan that transcends generations

4:41pm Friday 4th April 2014

THE clan is still important to Lala Yusuf – even after forty years bereft of his village, without the affiliation he would be lost.

The Rumers are true about performance

Lancashire Telegraph: Above, British-Asian star Rumer

4:40pm Friday 4th April 2014

BritisH-Asian singer Rumer will join Jools Holland and his mighty Rhythm and Blues Orchestra on tour later in the year.

Must-see event for all those brides-to-be

Lancashire Telegraph: Must-see event for all those brides-to-be

4:40pm Friday 4th April 2014

The North West’s leading Asian wedding show returns to the prestigious Midland Hotel, Manchester, this weekend.

It makes me proud to be a British Asian

Lancashire Telegraph: Faz Patel and Major Bob Smethers holding the Flag of British India “Star of India” Red Ensign version from WW2.

3:32pm Friday 28th March 2014

RESIDENTS from across Blackburn attended an exhibition highlighting the brave contribution people from the Indian subcontinent made fighting for our freedom during World War One and Two.

Dear Massi: My husband isn’t ready to have a baby

Lancashire Telegraph: Dear Massi: My husband isn’t ready to have a baby

3:51pm Friday 28th March 2014

Dear Massi, We have been married for three years now but husband is still not ready to have a baby.

Umbreen Ali: Are men now bigger gossips than women?

Lancashire Telegraph: Changing the stereotypes... Men are now the biggest gossip mongers

3:50pm Friday 28th March 2014

Forget all those male female stereotypes. It’s official: Men are bigger gossips than women.

Beauty Matters: A really n-ice way to chill out!

Lancashire Telegraph: Halima Khatun: Beauty matters

3:50pm Friday 28th March 2014

I have to be honest, in terms of a wish list of places to see, Iceland was hardly at the top.

Speed dating disaster is an on-screen dream

Lancashire Telegraph: Shakeel Ahmed

3:50pm Friday 28th March 2014

Scriptwriter Shakeel Ahmed’s work has been produced as a new short film for the BBC.

Rumours of villainy ahead

3:50pm Friday 28th March 2014

Salman Khan could be following in Aamir Khan’s footsteps and playing a villain in Dhoom 4 it is rumoured.

My most challenging role

3:50pm Friday 28th March 2014

Shahid Kapoor has taken to Twitter to share his latest acting challenge in new movie ‘Haider.’

Bollywood mourns Nanda

3:50pm Friday 28th March 2014

Veteran Bollywood actress Nanda has passed away aged 75.

Sonam Kapoor on success

3:41pm Friday 28th March 2014

Sonam Kapoor who stars in new movie ‘Dolly Ki Doli’ has spoken about her success due to her father Anil Kapoor.

Icons reunited for new film

3:41pm Friday 28th March 2014

Akshay Kumar is set to star in a new untitled film by Prabhudheva. The two icons last worked together in the blockbuster ‘Rowdy Rathore’ in 2012.

Talhat Rashid: Seek advice to address the underlying debt problems

Lancashire Telegraph: Cash boost given to Duke of Edinburgh Award project

3:40pm Friday 28th March 2014

As a community we have fallen into the trap of taking on large amounts of credit.

Legend returns to screen for ghostly goings on

Lancashire Telegraph: Legend Amitabh Bachchan

3:40pm Friday 28th March 2014

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan is back in the ghostly Bhoothnath Returns.

The pacifist princess turned spy

Lancashire Telegraph: The pacifist princess turned spy

3:40pm Friday 28th March 2014

Noor Inayat Khan was an Indian Princess.

Get those final Fusion entries in

Lancashire Telegraph: Aneila Afsar, Winner of the Achievement in Sport Award 2012

4:10pm Friday 21st March 2014

Nominations for the 2014 Fusion Awards will close at the end of this month.

Guitar hero Aziz’s 50th helps Pakistan

Lancashire Telegraph: Aziz Ibrahim

4:10pm Friday 21st March 2014

He has played with some of the biggest names in rock but Aziz Ibrahim has never forgotten his roots.

Pakistani blockbuster has a message for the people

Lancashire Telegraph: Chambaili - The Fragrance of Freedom

4:15pm Friday 21st March 2014

It is quite rare Pakistani cinema gets as much attention as its Indian counterpart. Pakistani blockbuster and award winning film, Chambaili – The Fragrance of Freedom, will be opening at Blackburn’s Vue cinema today.

Dear Massi: My friend is not fit to marry sister

Lancashire Telegraph: Wedding Fair at Taunton School this Sunday (Feb 23)

4:23pm Friday 21st March 2014

Dear Massi, One of my friends wants to marry my sister and I am not happy about it.

We’re all wrapped up in cultural side issues

4:22pm Friday 21st March 2014

There is no compulsion in religion. Actually, there is no compulsion in culture.

Beauty Matters: Cor! I’ve found a solid silver skin saver

Lancashire Telegraph: Halima Khatun: Beauty matters

4:21pm Friday 21st March 2014

As I write this post, I’m in a state of skin-happy. Why? Because for the first time in weeks, I feel my skin is reaching a state of near-normality.

Helping people to get rid of crippling debts

Lancashire Telegraph: EMS directors Talhat Rashid and Faisal Ishaq

4:20pm Friday 21st March 2014

Personal debt has become an unfortunate way of life for many Brits. In fact, a third of British adults expect to remain in the red ‘indefinitely’.

No celebration for Amitabh

4:20pm Friday 21st March 2014

Veteran Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan revealed he would not be celebrating Holi.

Sonam: It’s down to my imagination

4:20pm Friday 21st March 2014

Sonam Kapoor has said her overactive imagination as a child is what inspired her to be an actress.

Rani spotted on set

4:20pm Friday 21st March 2014

Rani Mukerji has been seen filming new movie 'Mardaani' in Delhi.

20 years in film for Karan

4:20pm Friday 21st March 2014

Bollywood director Karan Johar has celebrated twenty years in the Indian film industry.

Waqar Hussain: How a children’s video game set me off on a journey of contemplation

4:20pm Friday 21st March 2014

I am going to say something fairly simple but in a more complex way. Indulge me. It’s in three parts and 300 words is not a lot.

Bonafide pop stars in charity school gig

Lancashire Telegraph: Bonafide mingle with pupils

3:06pm Friday 14th March 2014

Asian pop stars Bonafide wowed students with a special visit to their school.

Dear Massi: Friend’s dad keeps making advances

Lancashire Telegraph: Dear Massi: Friend’s dad keeps making advances

3:30pm Friday 14th March 2014

Dear Massi, My friend’s dad keeps touching me when I go to visit her.

The biggest dread of the female shopper

Lancashire Telegraph: The ever helpful salesman

3:24pm Friday 14th March 2014

HE looks. He stares. He leers. He salivates. And then he grunts, “You vaant to see my gosht? I give you good discont.’ He is the female shopper’s biggest dread. The pervert.

Beauty Matters: Time to start thinking about sun protection

Lancashire Telegraph: Halima Khatun: Beauty matters

3:23pm Friday 14th March 2014

THE sun has made a welcome return – so it’s time to start preparing for the summer and choosing a suncream.

Sarfraz’s new venture cuts out middle man

Lancashire Telegraph: Sarfraz Dudhwala

3:21pm Friday 14th March 2014

Anew company specialising in blinds was officially opened by the mayor of Blackburn with Darwen.

Bollywood ‘underachieves’

3:20pm Friday 14th March 2014

Veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah has said that he believes that the Bollywood film industry has not achieved anything to be proud of.

Abhishek backs drive

3:20pm Friday 14th March 2014

Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan has shown his support of girl child education. The star danced on stage at the women's half marathon in Mumbai, a day after International Women's Day.

Salman in marriage hint

3:20pm Friday 14th March 2014

Salman Khan has alluded to a prospective marriage to Romanian television presenter Iulia Vantur whom he has been dating.

Aamir: Ignore fake tweets

3:20pm Friday 14th March 2014

Aamir Khan has officially registered a complaint with the police after a defamatory campaign against him on social media networks about his show 'Satyamev Jayate.'

Nosheen Faaiz: Would you accept an organ?

Lancashire Telegraph: A donor card. We want you to sign up to the organ donor register.

3:20pm Friday 14th March 2014

I recently attended an organ donation event. When I heard the number of people waiting for donors among the Asian community I was shocked to realise the true extent of the problem.


Your local newsYourTelegraph

Your Say Your Telegraph

Essential links

Local Information

Enter your postcode, town or place name

House prices »   Schools »   Crime »   Hospitals »


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree