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British Asian

A person who, for the purposes of equal opportunity monitoring in the UK, has an ethnic origin from a former British colony (e.g., Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, British Hong Kong) regardless of where he/she was raised or educated.
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A BRITISH Asian community in Merseyside say they feel vulnerable in their own homes, and have urge police to protect them against alleged targeted burglaries.
We started our online magazine when we identified a lack of media and information available for the British Asian community.
There is also some evidence that certain sections of the British Asian community may have higher than average numbers of children with special needs.
Awards such as this are a chance to recognise the success the British Asian community continues to enjoy.
Some of the brightest stars of the British Asian community were recognised this weekend at the Lloyds TSB Jewel Awards.
London, June 30 (ANI): The British Asian community could probably boast of a special proclivity for listening to the radio.
But with successful match donors of bone marrow usually coming from a similar ethnic and racial background, and the British Asian community sadly underrepresented on the donor register, the Idrees family have launched a campaign to encourage other Asians to come forward.
Graham Lock, event director for Clarion Events NEC, said: "Having made a considerable investment to ensure we create a first-class event, with real appeal for multiple generations of the British Asian community, we look forward to Mela 06 being an extremely high profile and successful event.
And I'm looking for someone who can represent the British Asian community in Bollywood.
It's going to be realistic, entertaining, with reflections on the challenges that face the British Asian community in their daily lives.
England skipper Hussain, who misses the Manchester Test with a broken thumb, spoke out after seeing large pockets of support for Pakistan from within the British Asian community at Lord's last week.

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