British Asian

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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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Mahira Khan is currently busy attending the UK Asian Film Festival in London.
45pm Opening Gala for the UK Asian Film Festival at London's May Fair Hotel.
The film will be featured at the 2018 UK Asian Film Festival in March.
In 2008 The Adil Ray Show won the best radio show category at the UK Asian Music Awards.
After his death, he received the Legends award at the UK Asian Music Awards.
The London-based Curry Life Magazine, which promotes entrepreneurs in curry houses nationwide, welcomed 600 guests to the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel, where awards were given to 16 top UK Asian entrepreneurs, including Labas Miah of Pan Ahar.
Rickets, thought to have been a disease of Victorian Britain, has returned as a modern health problem, with the UK Asian community being particularly at risk (Callaghan et al 2006, Pearce et al 2010).
Tara Arts' bold restaging of Macbeth in a modern UK Asian setting uses Indian movement and music to give a new angle on Shakespeare's darkest play.
TOP UK Asian singer Nafees is headlining this one-day celebration of South Asian arts.
The UK Asian Football Championships will come to a thrilling climax at Ibrox next weekend.
Live music throughout the day, including top UK Asian acts Roach Killa, Nafees, Mumzy, Dhol Unit, Asif Khan, Deen Janjua, Rabbayat Jahan, Soni J & Khiza, Parvez Khan, Usman Rehman, Sparkaman and many more.
Honey Singh was recently adorned with the UK Asian Music Awards Best International Album 2012 for his "Brown Rang," PTC Punjabi Best Music Director 2011 for album The Folkstar, Britasia Best International Act 2012, and the PTC Award for best debut actor in 2013.