Archives for Who’s Who - Page 2

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Sadiq Khan MP

Successfully defended Tooting in the May 2010 General Election. Appointed Shadow Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice in October 2010 - thus making him the senior-most elected Muslim-heritage politician; previously shadow Transport Secretary. During the September 2010 Labour…
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Dr Mushtaq Khan

Dr Mushtaq Khan is Professor of Economics at the School of Oriental & African Studies, University of London. His undergraduate studies were at Oxford (Exhibitioner at Corpus Christi College) and he has a PhD from Cambridge. Originally from Bangladesh, he…
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Mohammed Sadiq Mamdani

  Mohammed Sadiq was born in 1983. In February 2001 he founded the Muslim Youth Helpline (MYH), which is today the community's premier youth counselling service. After helping to secure its financial base, Mamadani retired as a trustee of MYH…
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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 I’ve…
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Cllr Afzal Khan

In May 2005, Afzal Khan was invested with the office of Lord Mayor of Manchester, having served in the previous year as Deputy Mayor. The city has 36000 Muslims – roughly 10% of its total population. Afzal has played a…
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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 MEP.…
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Tariq Mahmood

Dr Tariq Mahmood BSc, MBBS, LMSSA, MSc(Med Edu), MD, FRCP 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…
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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 make…
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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 'The…
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