Shailesh Vara MP is the Co-Chairman of CF India. This article was first published in the Eastern Eye newspaper on 7 October, 2016 Whilst many British Indians are very much part of the fabric of the UK, they have nevertheless maintained their heritage. Those historic and cultural ties are very much visible in many British Indians’ lives throughout the country. We are fortunate that in … Continue reading Shailesh Vara MP: Navratri teaches unity
Nikesh Pandit is a lawyer and member of Conservative Friends of India It was a wonderful pleasure to attend Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh UK’s Golden Jubilee celebrations on 30 July on behalf of Conservative Friends of India. To mark this special occasion HSS UK organised a 3-day gathering (MahaShibir) of approximately 2000 Hindus from all over the UK and across the globe. The MahaShibir took place … Continue reading Nikesh Pandit: Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh UK’s Golden Jubilee
Jeevan graduated from the London School of Economics with a Masters in Comparative Politics, specialising in counter-terrorism and political violence. Regular tweets can be found @jeevanvc. The ascension of Theresa May to 10 Downing Street as the country’s second –Conservative– female Prime Minister is an event of considerable pride for Tories. It also presents a series of opportunities to change the United Kingdom for the … Continue reading Jeevan Vipinachandran: Carpe Diem, Mrs May!
Kishan Chandarana is a London-based lawyer working in the financial services industry. A Conservative Party activist since the 2015 General Election, he worked on the London Mayoral campaign and subsequent local council by-election campaigns. Kishan is a non-executive director of Renaisi, a not for profit enterprise devoted to education and community projects. Division The weekend before the referendum I had to excuse myself from … Continue reading Kishan Chandarana: Reconciliation After the Blue on Blue
Jeevan graduated from the London School of Economics with a Masters in Comparative Politics, specialising in terrorism and political violence. Regular tweets can be found @jeevanvc. Either way, it will be a key turning point for Great Britain. More than anything, the Prime Minister’s announcement of the EU Referendum earlier this month represents a chance to put an end to a historic rift in the … Continue reading To Brexit or Not – by Jeevan Vipinachandran
Does Zac Goldsmith pass the Conservative litmus test? by Meera Sonecha When people see the Conservative Party Membership card in my wallet, they can’t help but wonder. Just as my Debenhams, Nectar and Superdrug cards say something about me, this card, too, reveals a little bit about who I am. For different people, the card will mean different things. To some, it will show that … Continue reading Meera Sonecha: Does Zac Goldsmith pass the Conservative litmus test?
Resham Kotecha is an Economic Advisor & Researcher and the COO of Women2Win. She was the Conservative Party’s Parliamentary Candidate for Dulwich & West Norwood in the General Election in 2015. Under Boris Johnson’s leadership, London has become the world’s leading city. The incumbent Mayor has attracted investment and encouraged business, which has led to more jobs and a more prosperous city. He has ensured that crime continues … Continue reading Resham Kotecha: Why I Back Zac