September 15th, 2014Its one year since Dr Muhammad Taufiq Sattar's family were wrongly targeted in a revenge attack on their home, killing his wife, and three children. Shehnila Taufiq and her children Zainab, Bilal and Jamil died in the fire at their home in Wood Hill on September 13 last year.
Dr Taufiq who worked in Dublin at...By September 15th, 20140 comments
June 24th, 2014The trial of the arson attack in Wood Hill is finally nearing a close. Dr Muhammad Taufiq’s family was killed in the house fire last September. This week saw the 8 suspects charged in court this week. All eight of the offenders were convicted, two for murder and the others for manslaughter.
This week, 7 men...By June 24th, 20140 comments
October 14th, 2013
Speaking to the press after the burial of his wife and children, Dublin-based Doctor Taufiq Sattar thanked fellow mourners and stated that he was contented that his family was at peace.
“I am happy now that my family is resting with dignity.”
Highlighting the “softness in the heart of the...By October 14th, 20130 comments
September 17th, 2013
Dr Taufiq Sattar, the father who lost four members of his family in a house fire in Leicester gave an emotional speech at a community event at a local Mosque in Leicester. The family of Murdered Antoin Akpom also attended the Masjid Al Falah and thanked the community for their support....By September 17th, 20130 comments
September 13th, 2013
Incident of a house fire in which four people from the same family died, a woman in her late forties, a girl aged 19 and two boys aged 17 and 15 died in the blaze on Wood Hill in Leicester....By September 13th, 20130 comments
September 13th, 2013
Assistant Chief Constable Roger Bannister, from Leicestershire Police has confirmed a local man in his 20s has been seriously assaulted in Kent Street, and died in hospital later. Another incident a house fire in which four people from the same family died, a woman in her late forties, a girl aged 19 and two boys aged 17...By September 13th, 20130 comments
July 18th, 2013
De Montfort Halls grand organ has been recorded to form part of the soundtrack to Curve's community production of Sweeney Todd which runs from 30 July to 11 August at Curve.
For tickets and more information go to www.curveonline.co.uk...By July 18th, 20130 comments
June 13th, 2013
Leicester City Mayor, Sir Peter Soulsby has today revealed plans for the new Richard III Visitor Centre in the heart of Leicester's old town.
The chosen site for the centre is the former Leicester Grammer School building at St Martin's Place, the building will be transformed in to the new exhibition, entitled...By June 13th, 20130 comments
March 19th, 2013
Indo British Business Forum (IBBF) hosted their annual Asian Achievers Awards 2013 at the Houses of Parliament on March the 15th.
Photo credit: Diensen Pamben...By March 19th, 20130 comments
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