Working between the main newsroom in Norwich and the Cambridge office

ITV Anglia Diversity Project: An Interview with BritBangla

Posted Posted in Cambridge, Community, Media, News

How did you get the internship? An ITV Anglia journalist was in Cambridge last January to report on the progress of building the¬†city‚Äôs first mosque. My mother Shahida Rahman, a Trustee of the Cambridge Mosque Trust, was¬†interviewed by journalist Claire McGlasson. After they exchanged contact details, I decided to email¬†Claire to find out if there […]

Omar Regan and the American Sharia crew

The American Sharia Experience

Posted Posted in Film, Islam, Media, Religion, Review

Wednesday¬†11th February 2015. I was at the Hackney Empire in London to attend the UK premiere of American Sharia, a Muslim comedy film by director, writer, comedian and actor¬†Omar Regan.¬†Talk about being multi-talented! I arrived early and was one of the first people¬†in the queue by the front door.¬†As time passed,¬†the line grew larger and […]