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Nihal: Brit Asian music in a "whole heap of mess"

Nihal speaks candidly about music industry
POPULAR DJ Nihal has said British- Asian music is "in a whole heap of mess” ahead of the release of a new compilation album featuring talent from bhangra and Bollywood artists.    The Asian Collection, which features more than 50 tracks over three CDs, including Jay- Z’s remix of Panjabi MC’s Mundian To Bach Ke, and Nitin Sa...

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When researcher Dr Alba Fedeli stumbled upon two leaves of parchment filled with text from the Qur’an, little did she know it would one of the most historical finds of the century. Last week, it was confirmed that the Qur’an manusc More News »
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