Podcasts

  • Drive Time Podcast 24-04-2017

    Date: Monday 24th April 2017 Topic 1: London Marathon 2017: The Highlights! Today’s show covered the London Marathon 2017, which took place yesterday. We briefly discussed the history of the London Marathon and post-marathon recovery tips. Nasira Kallon covered the Islamic perspective on the importance of physical fitness and wellbeing. Topic 2: Oral Health –


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  • Drive Time Podcast 21-04-2017

    Topic 1: Earth Day- Are we doing enough to save our world? We discussed the concept of Earth Day where our first caller briefly highlighted the initiation and themes of this celebration, before we discussed the history of earth day and the several events taking place worldwide in celebration of Earth Day tomorrow. Further, we


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  • Drive Time Podcast 20-04-2017

    Topic 1: Russia: Threat or Ally? We spoke about Russia’s role on the world stage and its motivations. The show focussed primarily on its position in Syria with two callers, one being CJ Werleman, a columnist from Middle East Eye, speaking with some perception on the political and social implications of their role. We also spoke to


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  • Drive Time Podcast 19-04-2017

    Topic 1: Anxiety and Depression We discussed the difference between depression and anxiety, as well as the causes and treatments​. The guests also discussed the social pressures which lead to depression and how awareness is improving treatment as well removing the stigma associated with mental health issues. Finally the presenters discussed about the Islamic perspective


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  • Drive Time Podcast 18-04-2017

    Date: Tuesday 18th April 2017 Topic: Scottish Referendum Today’s show aired the same day as Prime Minister Theresa May announced her decision to hold a General Election on 8th June 2017. Amongst asking guests about their thoughts regarding Scotland becoming independent we quizzed our guests how a snap General Election would effect chances of a


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  • Drive Time Podcast 17-04-2017

    Date: Monday 17th April 2017 Topic: Easter Celebrations – Are they supported by the Bible? We aired a special Easter Monday Show looking at Easter celebrations in today’s age and what place they played with reference to what the Bible teaches. For the first hour we were joined on air by Navida Syed who is


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  • Drive Time Podcast 14-04-2017

    Topic 1: Education system in Pakistan The issues of the education system in Pakistan were discussed and the reasons for the low literacy rate were also mentioned. A comparison was made between the education system of Pakistan and of the UK and other developed countries around the world. The work of two NGO’s was also


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  • Drive Time Podcast 13-04-2017

    Topic 1 : Hillsborough: A Tragedy & A Fight for Justice We spoke to a mother of a victim shared the story of how she learnt of her son’s death in detail. It was a very moving story that shed light on the reality of the disaster. An eyewitness who to this day cannot come


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  • Drive Time Podcast 12-04-2017

    Topic: UK Gun Ban: Do Guns Make Society Safer? We started the show by looking at the gun law in UK and spoke to a law professor and a researcher from Denver University. We then discussed the relationship between gun control legislation and the gun crime both in UK and in US. Throughout the show,


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