May 15th, 2015The Global Punjabi Society held their annal awards ceremony in Leicester.
Now in its 4th year, the awards celebrate the achievements of people from across the globe who have Indian origins.
The event was attended by many high profile guests including the Leader of the House of Lords,...By May 15th, 20150 comments
February 12th, 2015Pukaar News Proudly Presents ‘King of the Dhol Drum’, a documentary about the life of a drumming superstar, who propelled Bhangra music to new heights in the western world.
The documentary shows the rise of King G Mall, a Bhangra musician from Birmingham, and how he turned a traditional Punjabi instrument...By February 12th, 20150 comments
October 7th, 2014Attracting a gathering of over two hundred people, ‘Singing Policeman’ Kulbinder Rai was welcomed to the prestigious Marwah Studios in Film City, Noida, for the official launch of his debut Hindi single ‘Kabhi Nazar’.
Having released two albums and three singles in the past, Kulbinder, a Punjabi folk...By October 7th, 20140 comments
July 31st, 2014Press Release - 31 July 2014
Mika Singh Concert in Leicester Cancelled Due to unforeseen circumstances, it is with sad regret that we have to inform you that the Mika Singh concert scheduled for tomorrow (Friday 1st August 2014) has been cancelled.
We have been informed by event organiser Raj Radia of TLC...By July 31st, 20140 comments
April 27th, 2014
Indian Punjabi singer, songwriter and poet, Satinder Sartaaj captivated the audience at Leicester’s Demontfort Hall, through the beauty of his words, lyrics and music, as he performed at his Mehfil-e-Sartaaj concert.
Making his debut in Leicester, the Sufi maestro, lightened up the stage, as he entered dazzling in his...By April 27th, 20140 comments
April 17th, 2014
Punjabi Sufi Singer Satinder Sartaaj stopped by in Leicester to give an exclusive interview with Pukaar News ahead of his 2014 Royal UK Vaisakhi Tour. The singer who gained fame with his hit song "Cheere Waleya" will be appearing in Leicester, Wolverhampton, Leeds, Glasgow, Birmingham and finishing his tour at the Royal...By April 17th, 20140 comments
January 27th, 2014
Leicester worshippers had a lucky escape this weekend when the roof collapsed on the Ramgarhia Temple on Meynell Road, after being struck by lightning. Freak electrical storms battered the country on Saturday, and the temple was hit at around 3pm, damaging the roof, and destroying a section of the building. Kirpal Singh...By January 27th, 20140 comments
July 5th, 2013
The Danish Singer/songwriter Anita Lerche who performs Punjabi songs has released her latest single 'Sammi'. The single comes off her new album 'Sadke Punjab Ton', the single of the same name has got over 5 million hits on YouTube.
Anita rose to fame as an international recording artist after releasing her...By July 5th, 20130 comments
August 11th, 2012
On Friday 10 August over 2500 bhangra dancers took part in a mas dance to break the bhangra world record of 2100 bhangra dancers performing at the same time. The record took place at Sant Nirankari Mandal in Wednesbury in the West Midlands.
The event was organised by Sant Nirankari Mission and King G Mall,...By August 11th, 20120 comments
July 31st, 2012Over 2,100 participants are expected to gather in the West Midlands on August 10, in a bid to break the world bhangra record for the most Bhangra dancers attempting a choreographed routine under one roof.
The last record in the Guiness Book of World Records consisted of 2,100 dancers in traditional Punjabi costume dancing...By July 31st, 20120 comments
July 20th, 2012
On Friday 10 August an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the most Bhangra Dancers performing at the same time will take place at Sant Nirankari Mandal in the West Midlands. The event has been organised by Sant Nirankari Mission and King G Mall, the aim is to beat the current record of 2100...By July 20th, 20120 comments
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