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Amir Khan

Amir Khan was born in 1986 in Bolton. He was a surprise silver medalist in boxing in the 2004 Olympics – the youngest Briton since Colin Jones’s participation in the 1976 Montreal Olympics. “The most accurate and precise punch-picker...
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Sajjad Karim MEP

Sajjad is a solicitor by training, describing himself “a person of Pakistani origin, Muslim faith and British birth”. He was initially a Liberal Democrat MEP for the North West of England, elected in 2004, but is now a Conservative...
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Tariq Mahmood

Dr Tariq Mahmood is Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist and a world expert in the field of colonoscopy. He is also the prospective parliamentary candidate for the Liberal Democrats in the May 2005 General Election, in the Uxbridge constituency, where...
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Women

Nosheen Dad

    Nosheen Dad is the President of the University of Huddersfield Students Union for 2014.  She was previously Vice President Wellbeing & Equalities and is a graduate in Politics with Media.  She notes: “My role as President is to...
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Abdel Bari Atwan

Abdel Bari Atwan was born in Gaza, Palestine and has lived in London since 1979. He is the former editor of London-based ‘al-Quds al-Arabi’, an independent, pan-Arab daily newspaper, from 1989 to June 2013. He is the author of...
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Maleiha Malik

Professor Maleiha Malik Professor Maleiha Malik teaches at the School of Law, Kings College, London . In January 2014 the Law Faculty of the Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB) appointed her as a Distinguished Professor of Law.  Professor Malik...
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Mishal Husain

One of the BBC’s leading broadcast journalists, Mishal Husain was a global star even before she became a British one by joining the ‘TODAY’ programme. She was the BBC’s first Washington-based news anchor, where she presented a nightly programme...
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Women

Rimla Akhtar

Rimla Akhtar is chair of the Muslim Women’s Sport Foundation, an organisation that seeks to raise awareness and providing opportunities for women, particularly from minority ethnic communities, to participate in sporting activities which take into consideration religious and cultural...
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