Two junior barristers design and launch hijabs for court

Two junior barristers design and launch hijabs for court

The barristers designed the headwear after realising that none of the usual court outfitters sell the product. Two junior barristers from human rights chambers Doughty Street have come together to design and launch a hijab for court. Regulatory and crime lawyer Karlia...
Syrian refugee turns life around with grocery business

Syrian refugee turns life around with grocery business

A Syrian refugee has achieved his dream of starting up his own business in the UK after opening a butchers in Ashford. Father – of – three Ibrahim Awad is now running a grocery and Halal butchers in Beaver Road, not far from the town centre. Mr Awad...
Joe Biden nominates first Muslim as federal judge

Joe Biden nominates first Muslim as federal judge

US President Joe Biden officially announced on Tuesday the nomination of Zahid Quraishi to the US District Court of New Jersey and, if confirmed by the Senate, he will be the first Muslim American to serve as a federal district judge. Mr Biden’s first 11...
Dying nurse told sister ‘follow in my footsteps’

Dying nurse told sister ‘follow in my footsteps’

Nurse Areema Nasreen was one of the youngest NHS workers to die from coronavirus at the start of the pandemic. Almost a year on from her death, her sister reveals how Areema’s last words changed the course of her life. The last time Kazeema Afzal saw her sister...
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