Wales declares retail therapy a sin: regional Coronavirus lockdown latest

What pandemonium awaits Welsh retail workers today, ahead of the 17 day “firebreak” lockdown imposed by Wales’ First Minister, Mark Drakeford?

UK Umbrella Brand For South Asian LGBT+ Community Launches Crowd-Funding Campaign

LONDON (October 19, 2020): Birthed in 2017 as a platform to showcase and spotlight Queer, South Asian groups, organisations and events online, GAYSIANS is the creation of Reeta Loi; award-winning … Continue reading UK Umbrella Brand For South Asian LGBT+ Community Launches Crowd-Funding Campaign

BARNARDO’S Launches UK’s First HELPLINE Supporting Vulnerable BLACK, ASIAN AND MINORITY ETHNIC CHILDREN AND FAMILIES Impacted By COVID-19

Launching tomorrow, UK’s first helpline offering lifeline to communities hardest hit by the pandemic An urgently needed helpline supporting vulnerable Black, Asian and minority ethnic children and families, who have been … Continue reading BARNARDO’S Launches UK’s First HELPLINE Supporting Vulnerable BLACK, ASIAN AND MINORITY ETHNIC CHILDREN AND FAMILIES Impacted By COVID-19

BARNARDO’s Brings Together Charities and Community Organisations To Improve Outcomes For BAME Children

Barnardo’s working with BAME-led groups to explore how to improve outcomes and life opportunities for BAME children and young people The UK’s largest children’s charity, Barnardo’s, is working with a wide range of BAME-led … Continue reading BARNARDO’s Brings Together Charities and Community Organisations To Improve Outcomes For BAME Children

Cardiac Risk In The Young (CRY) appoints Arjun as a new Ambassador

As part of its 25th anniversary year, Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) is proud to announce the news that international singer and songwriter, Arjun, will be joining the charity as an official Ambassador., … Continue reading Cardiac Risk In The Young (CRY) appoints Arjun as a new Ambassador

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“Women’s issues” – written off, ignored and mocked for too long

Women are used to being called hysterical. The very word itself comes from the Greek word, hysterika, meaning uterus. If you’re hysterical, your behaviour is marked by “uncontrollable, extreme emotion”.

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Entertaining the idea of bringing back gigs – ‘Let the Music Play’ campaign unites an industry

There aren’t many people who don’t enjoy a good singalong. The power of a song to transport you back in time is legendary. Only the other week, a medley of … Continue reading Entertaining the idea of bringing back gigs – ‘Let the Music Play’ campaign unites an industry

Line-Up Announced for this weekend’s WOW GLOBAL 24 – WOMEN AND GIRLS IN A TIME OF CRISIS

peakers include WOW Founder Jude Kelly with Former Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard; former President of Ireland Mary Robinson; singer and activist Annie Lennox and Phumzile Mlambo–Ngcuka, United Nations Under-Secretary-General … Continue reading Line-Up Announced for this weekend’s WOW GLOBAL 24 – WOMEN AND GIRLS IN A TIME OF CRISIS

WOW GLOBAL 24: WOW — WOMEN OF THE WORLD’S 24 HOUR GLOBAL FESTIVAL – 27-28 JUNE 2020 GMT

Available to watch live via TheWOWFoundation.com #WOWGlobal24 The WOW Foundation is excited to announce WOW Global 24, a free 24 hour online WOW Festival uniting women and girls across the world.  There is no better … Continue reading WOW GLOBAL 24: WOW — WOMEN OF THE WORLD’S 24 HOUR GLOBAL FESTIVAL – 27-28 JUNE 2020 GMT

The psychology of confronting your own racism, privilege and fragility

If you’ve been watching the TV or consuming literally any media over the last few weeks, it won’t have escaped your notice that there’s a lot of hurt out there … Continue reading The psychology of confronting your own racism, privilege and fragility

60 MILLION COVID-19 Relief Meals Served in Last 60 Days Throughout India

UK Lockdown: Over 100,000 vegan meals served to the vulnerable in London since March 23rd2020 MASSIVE COVID RELIEF OPERATION IN INDIA: The Akshaya Patra Foundation (TAPF) in India is serving food … Continue reading 60 MILLION COVID-19 Relief Meals Served in Last 60 Days Throughout India

Covid crisis: 90% Delhi University students unprepared for exams

With over 51, 452 students participating in this survey, it clearly highlights the fallacies of an “online” mode of education. Subsequent lockdowns have forced students to return to their homes and both the teachers and students have been unable to cope with the plethora of issues that have cropped up, ranging from bandwidth constraints over the internet, lack of internet service, devices or electricity, to the absence of an environment conducive for education.