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Henna artist named best in Britain

Khoja henna artist Shagufta Walji has been named the best in Britain at the Britain’s Asian Wedding Awards – and dedicated her win to all women juggling family and career. Her incredible designs have been featured in leading magazines and she is in high demand...

Personal tribute to a legendary sportsman

Tribute by Br Mohamed Khaku of Allentown, USA We are mourning for the legendary servant of our community Gulamabbas Janmohamed (Tommy Uncle) of Ahlulbayt (A.S.) and we pray that Allah (SWT) grant him the best of blessings and grace. Our deepest sympathy and condolences to...

Passionate sportsman and community legend passes away

Legendary cricketer and devoted community servant Gulamabbas (Tommy) Janmohamed has passed away, leaving wonderful memories in the hearts of many. Gulamabbas, more popularly known as “Tommy”, was born in Mombasa in 1937 and attended Technical High School where he is still remembered. He participated in all...

WF-AID upliftment team arrives in Mumbai

A WF-AID fact-finding mission is underway to kick off a programme intended to eradicate Khoja poverty in Mumbai. In the land where the very first Khojas lived, community members are suffering the hardships of extreme poverty and too many Khoja families are living in desperate...

Khoja delight at championship win

Khoja entrepreneur Aquil Asaria has shared his delight at his football’s club incredible 28th championship win. Club Sport Herediano were crowned winners of Costa Rica’s National Championship, the only team in the country’s history to be in 14 consecutive finals and win seven championships. They are ranked...

Khoja winners at British Muslim Awards

Two Khoja high achievers have been recognised at the prestigious British Muslim Awards 2020. Dr Mohammedabbas Khaki won the award for outstanding medical achievement, while Dr Munir Datoo was Highly Commended in the Muslim in the Community category. Both are proud representatives of Hujjat Islamic Centre...

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