Pukaar News – Leicester

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  The Leicester Riders are through to the BBL Championship semi-finals after securing a victory in their quarter final match against Cheshire Phoenix.  The game was cut short 7 minutes and 32 seconds from the end due to Cheshire forward...
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  Today saw thousands of Sikhs take part in the annual Vaisakhi parade which made its way through the streets of Leicester.  The parade which started off at the Holy Bones Gurdwara made its through the city centre and up towards Guru...
Entertainment

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...
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  Hundreds of people came out today to celebrate St George's day in Leicester.  Numerous different events took place throughout the day at Leicester Market and the Cultural Quarter starting with a re-enactment of the mythical tale of...
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This Saturday Leicester will play host to a series of celebrations to mark St George’s Day, England’s national day. The festivities are arranged to kick start at noon when Lord Mayor of Leicester Cllr Mustafa Kamal will officially open the...
Reviews

Joseph Tremaine ‘JT’ Ellington is a Barbadian immigrant living in 1960s Bristol; he’s gone from enforcing the law in Barbados to being treated with contempt and suspicion by the law enforcers in a racist Britain. Broke and on the verge of...
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  The author of the popular 80/10/10 diet book Dr Douglas Graham gives his first UK talk in London for 4 years.  The talk which took place at St Mary's Community Halls in North West London was attended by over 80...
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  Thousands of people came out today to watch the Leicester @ the Cross event which took place on Humberstone Gate.  The event which has replaced Christ in the Centre due to a lack of funding was organised mainly by volunteers from all...
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This Friday marks one of the most significant days in the Christian calendar and churches across Leicester will unite to mark the occasion. A gathering is to be held in Humberstone Gate at 11am on Friday 18th April which will involve retelling...
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  This weekend saw Leicester play host to a humanitarian cricket tournament which aim was to bring all of the UK cultures together.   The event now in its third year was organised by volunteers from the Sant Nirankari Mission.  Seven...
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