Reena Ranger, Chair of Women Empowered, is In Conversation with Mani Kohli as part of her regular series for ‘iGlobal’ to explore some inspirational facets from the life and achievements of prominent Global Indians. Fashion entrepreneur Mani Kohli is the Lead Designer and Founder of the Khubsoorat Collection. She is one of London’s leading designers of haute couture bridal and occasional wear, renowned for her impeccable style and taste. She has a track record of pioneering fusion ethnic readymade ensembles [...]
A competitive cross-country and track runner, 21-year-old Californian-born...
Sumit Jamuar is the Global Indian Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of Global Gene Corp, which recently bagged the prestigious Roddenberry Prize 2020, designed to advance the vision of popular sci-fi series ‘Star Trek’ creator Gene Roddenberry of a better and fairer world. The genomics biotech company, which is headquartered in Mumbai and Cambridge, was recognised for helping the world overcome the bias that 80 per cent of all existing genomic data come from people of European ancestry.
A breast cancer therapy which requires just one shot of radiotherapy rather than conventional weeks-long treatment holds out worldwide promise after it was found to be effective in a long-term study led by a Global Indian oncologist.
A targeted recruitment programme broadcast in Gujarati, Punjabi, Bengali and Urdu is among the measures being deployed to encourage more Global Indians and people from a minority ethnic background to sign up for ongoing clinical trials for a potential vaccine to combat Covid-19.
Labour Friends of India (LFIN), a community engagement group part of the UK’s Opposition Labour Party, is leading efforts to reconnect with the Global Indian community with a new mentorship scheme named after Mahatma Gandhi to increase diaspora representation across the party ranks.
Dr Ravi Solanki, a Global Indian physician working on neurodegenerative diseases, has bagged an award from the Royal Academy of Engineering for his efforts to create a brand new platform within days to help address the challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic in the UK.
Founded in 2014, Tharavadu is a dream come true for Siby Jose and chefs Ajith Nair and Rajesh Nair along with close friends...
Actor, comic, writer, producer and filmmaker Meera Syal took a trip down memory lane recently as part of the UK Punjab Heritage Association’s (UKPHA) celebration of the ongoing South Asian Heritage Month.
Reena Ranger, Chair of Women Empowered, is In Conversation with Navin Kundra as part of her regular series...