Flood in Sylhet

Flood strikes Sylhet

The northeastern region of Bangladesh, including Sylhet, Sunamganj, Moulvibazar, and Habiganj, has endured severe and prolonged flooding in recent months. This has led to significant devastation and a pressing humanitarian emergency. The floods have caused extensive damage, exacerbated by heavy monsoon rainfall and critical river overflow. The impact on residents, infrastructure, agriculture, and livelihoods has … Read more

Mayorship has come to an end

Mayorship has come to an end

On May 16, 2024, Cllr. Jyotsna Islam concluded her successful term as the Mayor of London Borough of Redbridge Council. On May 15, 2024, she hosted a grand thank-you celebration to express her heartfelt gratitude to everyone who generously supported her with the two chosen charities by donating funds and offering moral support. The event … Read more

Lifestyles of Khiangs

Diverse lifestyles of the Khiangs

SOURAV KHIANG A community residing in the mountainous region of Bangladesh comprises individuals classified under the Khiang ethnic group. Other ethnic groups share a common history, traditions, customs, a portion of the alphabet, and a primary tongue. The Bandarban district of Bangladesh encompasses the Thanchi and Rowangchari upazilas, the Bandarban Sadar upazila, and the Rangamati … Read more

Baisakhi Eid in clothes

Baisakhi Eid in clothes

The attire enhances the festive atmosphere of Eid. The shopping spree continues before Eid. As Baisakh and Eid draw near, Bengalis’ level of happiness shifts. Domestic fashion brand designers have created clothing with consideration for the two festivals. A significant number of ladies in the nation exhibit a preference for vibrant attire throughout diverse festivities. … Read more

Mayor’s Marvel

Mayor's Marvel

A Day of Authentic Hospitality in Manikganj Nestled in the heart of Dhaka Division, Bangladesh, Manikganj emerges as a serene place, serving as the administrative headquarters of both Manikganj District and Manikganj Sadar Upazila. This green and relatively pollution-free town recently played host to an esteemed delegation, including prominent British Bangladeshis such as Jyotsna Islam, … Read more

Tea Exchange

London Tea Exchange

An exclusive tea-tasting event was held at the Dhaka Gulshan Club on January 30th, 2024, organised by the London Tea Exchange. The guest list included esteemed individuals such as the director of the Bangladesh Tea Board, the Spanish High Commissioner, representatives from various NGOs, and two London Borough Civic Mayors, Cllr Jyotsna Islam and her … Read more

NRB Day in UK

London NRB Day Celebrations

The Bangladesh Probashi Kallyan Parishad will observe National Expatriate Day on December 30, 2023, in London, along with the global Bangladeshi community. A significant number of Bangladeshi nationals residing abroad have engaged in a prolonged endeavour to compel the government of Bangladesh to recognise their valuable contributions and unwavering loyalty. After a prolonged period of … Read more

Mayor Gala Event

Mayor Gala Event

The Redbridge Mayor, Cllr. Jyotsna Islam, hosted a fundraising event on November 21st to support two chosen charities: London’s Air Ambulance and ELHAP. The event took place at a beautiful banqueting hall in the Mayfair venue. It was organised in collaboration with Pride of Asia, who ensured that a delicious five-star supper was provided. Many … Read more

Mayor’s civic activity

Redbridge mayor’s civic activities

Glimpses of Redbridge Mayor Cllr. Jyotsna Islam’s civic engagement in the month of October Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Poppy Appeal Launch @ Mayor’s Parlour on 17/10/23. Celebrating Durga Puja organised by Shonaton Group Mayfair Venue on 20/10/23 Celebrating Durga Puja organised by Jaganath Hall Group Barkingside on 20/10/23 Attending Havering Mayor Stephanie Nunn’s Civic Service on … Read more

The Rural Warriors

The Rural Warriors

Traditionally, rural Bengali women were restricted to the realm of the home, where they were responsible for running houses and caring for their families. It appeared impossible to disprove the stereotype that the fields of agriculture and road construction were solely the purview of men. Nevertheless, these ladies saw possibilities where others saw roadblocks. In … Read more

Mayor’s civic activities

Redbridge Mayor’s Civic Activities

Mayoral engagement attending Barkingside Classic Car Race seeing them off to Southend, amazing experience enclosed some clips. The mayor’s participation in reopening Chestnut Manor residential care home, where Tara and Sunil have created a cutting-edge facility, sought to help people transition from their homes. The building has a library, surround cinema, salon and special occasion … Read more

It was mayor to mayor reception

It was Mayor to Mayor Reception (1)

Mayor Cllr. Jyotsna Islam of Redbridge and her Consort Cllr. Sham Islam hosted a get-together in her parlour on 25th July. The newly elected Mayor, Anuwar Chowdhury of Sylhet City Corporation, was also invited, along with Bengali councillors, Leader of the council Cllr. Jas Athwal, and community leaders and activists. According to Mayor Jyotsna Islam … Read more

Essential Tips for New Young Entrepreneurs

Business development to success and growing growth concept. Businessman pointing arrow graph corporate future growth plan and increase percentage

Every day, more and more young people are becoming entrepreneurs in the digital age. However, starting a business at a young age is no easy feat. It requires experience and funding, and young entrepreneurs often face many obstacles and make mistakes. Despite these challenges, with perseverance and dedication, young entrepreneurs can be successful. Here are … Read more

The New Mayor of Redbridge Jyotsna Islam

Joytsna Islam

A Bengali woman’s achievement has helped integrate multicultural and multinational Britain into mainstream politics. Bengalis have shown they can be elected as public officials and perform their duties excellently. Jyotsna Islam, a former deputy mayor and current councillor, has been named Mayor of the London Borough of Redbridge, and the local residents are pleased with … Read more

Panthumai waterfall, Sylhet

Experience the breathtaking view of the Panthumai Waterfall as aggressive watercourses descend from the towering mountains. Take a moment to appreciate the natural environment surrounding you. Panthumai Jharna, also known as the “Panthumai” fountain, is a beautiful village in the West Jaflong Union of Goainghat Upazila in the Sylhet district, at the border region of … Read more

Redbridge Boishakhi Mela

The Redbridge Boishakhi Mela Trust finally convened a board meeting to decide when the mela will take place after nearly three years. Cllr. Sham Islam, the trust chairperson, mentioned that many locals had asked for the mela to be held this year. They do understand the facts that our principal is to host the mela … Read more

King, Queen Consort visit Brick Lane

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By: ANSAR AHMED ULLAH Their Majesties, The King and The Queen Consort, made a historic visit to the heart of the British Bengali community in Brick Lane, Banglatown, on Wednesday, 8 February. Their Majesties, The King and The Queen Consort, visited the heart of the British Bengali community in Brick Lane, meeting charities and businesses. … Read more

KIDNEY DISEASE

kidney

Symptoms – diagnosis – prevention Most individuals know that the kidneys’ primary role is to eliminate waste and excess fluid from the body. The urine eliminates these wastes and extra fluid. Highly intricate excretion and reabsorption processes are involved in the generation of urine. This procedure is required to maintain a stable chemical equilibrium in … Read more

Messi weeps tears of joy

Messi Word cup

There was no sign of Roberto Chias anywhere. Instead, he arrived at the legendary Lucile Stadium by helicopter, having travelled from Argentina. Following Argentina’s victory in the 1986 World Cup final, Chias carried Diego Maradona on his shoulder at the Azteca Stadium in Mexico City. That photograph has gained widespread recognition all around the world. … Read more

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