Pukaar News – Leicester

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This Saturday the Leicester Caribbean Carnival will be celebrating it's 30th year in the city.   Preparations are underway and many of the participants from Leicester have been busy practising their dance moves and refining their costumes...
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Friday's Bollywood show at the Royal Nottingham Concert Show has been postponed due to visa issues for Mohammad Irfan.   Ankit Tiwari, Shilpa Rao and Mohammad Irfan were due to perform this Friday, but the Bollywood playback singer has...
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Three Bollywood stars will be making their British debut on Friday performing at the Royal Nottingham Concert Hall.   Ankit Tiwari, Shilpa Rao and Mohd Irfan will be performing live on stage with a group of musicians, performing hits such...
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Detectives are investigating a stabbing after an injured man walked into a city centre hotel in Leicester.   The incident took place on Sunday 26 July, officers were called to Charles Street just after 7am when a 46 year old man went in...
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A group of sixteen Muslim people from Leicester took part in a panel discussion, to discuss the issue of extremism.   The discussion took place at Central Mosque on Conduit Street, and involved men and women ranging from 14 years of age...
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Prime Minister David Cameron spoke about a 5 year plan to tackle extremism today during a visit to Birmingham.     The Prime Minister outlined plans to combat home-grown extremism and said the government's strategy...
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A 2 year old girl who has leukaemia is in urgent need for a blood cell stem donation to save her life.   Elsie has Myeloid Leukaemia in Down’s Syndrome (MLDS). She was diagnosed in October last year and went into remission in April,...
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An anti-extremism campaign has been launched in London aimed at fighting fundamentalism in Britain.   Representatives from religious organisations, community groups and societies from across the UK launched the #FightbackStartshere...
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