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New hospital wing meets great need

Dignitaries have celebrated the opening of the new outpatient wing at the Alghadir Medical Centre in Nakuru, Kenya. The new Maheen Wing was funded by individual Khoja donors and meets a great need in providing affordable health services to the less fortunate. Among the VIPs present...

Are you a medic, maths teacher or chef? The UK needs you!

Medics, maths teachers, architects and web developers are on a new list of professions where the UK is seeking to recruit talent from overseas. Skilled Khojas wanting to work in the UK may be encouraged by the expanded Shortage Occupation List issued by the immigration...

We are the champions!

A club run by a prominent Khoja has won Costa Rica's football championship. Club Sport Herediano, owned by Aquil Ali Asaria, were crowned winners of the National Championship. Aquil is pictured holding the trophy – the 28th time that Club Sport Herediano have won the championship. Aquil’s...

Don’t miss fun-filled Khoja Heritage Festival

Find out more about Khoja history, culture and tradition at the Khoja Heritage Festival 2020 to be held in Birmingham on Saturday 8 February.   The fun-filled family event will include: Historic exhibition Screening of the acclaimed Journey of Faith film in Gujurati Games Presentations Networking...

Zainabiya Sports Club (ZSC) of Milton Keynes Presents Top Spin Unity Tournament 2020

(Standing from Left: Zulfiqar Hussein, Imran Alibhai, Andrew Baggaley, Zahid Panjwani, Nick London (FIFA commentator), Faraz Mohsin, Zaheer Allarakhia, Stephen Baggaley and Aliraza Jaffer) Zainabiya Sports Club (ZSC) organized it’s first ever Table Tennis event which was held on Sunday 12th January 2020. The event...

Keep a rough sleeper warm this winter

A heart-warming organisation handing out “Winter Warmer” clothes and hygiene packs to rough sleepers in London is raising funds for its next big project. Hand on Heart was co-founded by Stanmore Jamaat member Afzal Pradhan BEM. Its next handout takes place on Sunday 9 February and...

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