Nominate ethnic role models

NOMINATIONS are open for the an­nual GG2 Leadership Awards, which celebrate exceptional talent among Britain’s ethnic communities.   High achievers from black, Asian and minority ethnic groups will be re­warded at the event, now in its 20th year.   There are 14 categories, including the top award, the GG2 Hammer Award, presented to a person who has […]

Top Law Society honour for Uppal

AN ASIAN lawyer collected a top award for her work in the sector last month. Kashmir Uppal, of Access Legal Solicitors, won Partner of the Year at the Birmingham Law Society 2018 Legal Awards. Other big winners included Anthony Collins Solicitors, who took away four awards including Law Firm of the Year. Birmingham Law Society […]

Asra House claims Care Awards prize

A CARE home in Leicester cele­brated a “well-deserved” win at the Great British Care Awards last month. Asra House Residential Care Home, as part of the Sanctuary Care homes, won the Care Team Award at Birmingham’s ICC on March 17 against six other final­ists from across the country. The care home specialises in looking after […]

Winners of Zee Cine Awards 2018

With power packed performances and glitz and glamour, the most prestigious award Zee Cine Awards 2018 witnessed the presence of big wigs of Bollywood. The ceremony was held on 19th December, 2017 with hosts Rohit Shetty and Sunil Grover who charmed the audience with their wit and humour. The ceremony was a starry affair as […]

Winners of Filmfare Glamour and Style Awards 2017

Filmfare Glamour and Style Awards were conducted in Mumbai where many big Bollywood celebrities graced the red carpet at the event. Celebs brought their style quotient in limelight. The award function is conducted every year to bestow awards to the glamorous actors and actress from the industry. Among the attendees of the event were, Kareena […]

Asian Business of the Year Award: Surinder Arora

Asian Business of the Year Award (supported by OakNorth Bank): Surinder Arora, founder of the Arora Group Brought up in humble circumstances – when he arrived in Britain he could barely speak English – Surinder Arora has created one of the country’s leading hospitality businesses. The Arora Group now has a portfolio of 15 hotels […]

Business Personality of the Year Award: Sri Prakash Lohia

Business Personality of the Year Award (supported by Bristol Laboratories): Sri Prakash Lohia, founder of Indorama. Sri Prakash Lohia’s company, Indorama, is a global concern with annual revenues exceeding $10 billion. The group is the world’s largest producer of PET resin used in plastic bottles as well as the largest producer of synthetic disposable gloves. […]

Global Investor Award: Cyrus Vandrevala

Global Investor Award: Cyrus Vandrevala, co-founder of Intrepid Capital Partners Cyrus Vandrevala has built a formidable reputation as one of the world’s leading investors. In 2001, he founded Intrepid Capital Partners, one of the early investors in Russia and the telecoms market, and over the past decades has built an impeccable book of contacts. In […]

Fast Growth Business Award: Mahmud Kamani

Fast Growth Business Award (supported by the Karali Group): Mahmud Kamani, founder of Boohoo.com Mahmud Kamani is a visionary in the fashion world, being quick to spot the potential the internet held for retail and taking advantage of the technology to sell directly to his customers. Boohoo’s line of chic and stylish clothing has been […]

Food & Drink Award: Karan Chanana

Food & Drink Award (supported by Sun Mark): Karan Chanana, chairman of the Amira Group Karan Chanana has grown Amira into a global brand since taking the helm in 2006. Best known for its premium quality basmati rice, Amira’s products are available across five continents and the company has offices in Dubai, Britain, Germany, India, […]