Pukaar News – Leicester

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Terrorist attacks have been at the fore-front of news and even more so in recent years. Pukaar News reflects on this serious issue that seems to be continuously affecting the Christian community within Pakistan. Lahore is referred to as the...
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In need of something to do this bank holiday weekend? Why not visit the Mary Annie Sloane: A Portrait of the Artist exhibition at the New Walk Museum & Art Gallery Leicester, which opened Friday 25th March, located within the Victorian Gallery....
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An Uncensored Life is the title of new biography set for release next month by Zerbanoo Gifford, a human rights campaigner, philanthropist, women’s champion and author who speaks her mind. Having overcome racial attacks, political...
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Professor Sir Nilesh Samani will succeed Professor Peter Weissberg who will retire in October 2016 after twelve years as current Medical Director of The British Heart Foundation. Professor Samani is currently British Heart Foundation Professor of...
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In aid of National Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) Awareness Day Leicestershire Police have introduced two new ways for people to support CEASE and commit to tackling the crime.   Previously CEASE, also known as the Commitment to...
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LOROS event Full Steam Ahead saw fundraisers raise money for the hospice on Saturday 12th March in partnership with The Great Central Railway. Around 200 people, including Leicester City Ambassador Alan ‘The Birch’ Birchenall, were at the...
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The opening performance of Into the Hoods: Remixed showcased at the Curve Theatre in Leicester last night, proved a great success as the hip hop filled dance show left the audience up on their feet dancing and cheering along. An exciting...
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Lecturer in Creative Writing at the University of Leicester, Dr Jonathan Taylor’s novel Melissa has been shortlisted for the prestigious East Midlands Book Award 2015. The awards seek the best books written by authors in the region each...
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Twycross Zoo is the only zoo in the UK to inhabit bonobo’s. 10- year- old first-time mother Kianga gave birth to a baby boy on February 9th making him the second of his kind to be born at the zoo in the space of 7 months in any zoo across...
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The Artisan Cheese Fair held in Melton Mowbray from April 30 to May 1 will be host to the first ever Artisan Cheese Awards. Cheese-makers from across the UK will be recognised and the awards are open to any cheese-maker in the British Isles...