Tag Archives: Sadiq Khan

12Nov/17

Forty Conservative MPs ready to oust May – Sunday Times

Forty members of parliament are ready to sign a letter of no-confidence in British Prime Minister Theresa May. Katie Mark reports Continue reading

10Nov/17

Edward Enninful’s first British Vogue issue released

Edward Enninful, the first male editor in Vogue’s history, speaks about his debut issue of British Vogue which was released on Friday. Continue reading

06Nov/17

London’s Oxford Street to be pedestrianized?

Significant amounts of London’s iconic Oxford Street could be pedestrianized by December 2018, if the city’s Mayor Sadiq Khan’s proposals are met favorably. He’s hoping about half a mile of the street will become a “traffic-free pedestrian boulevard”, coinciding with the arrival of the new Crossrail line in central London in December 2018. Saskia O’Donoghue reports. Continue reading

23Oct/17

London smog tax means older cars can face $27 per drive

London’s new fee for most cars registered before 2006 is being billed by its mayor as the toughest emissions standard in the world, but some business organisations are crying foul. Katie Gregory reports. Continue reading

27Aug/17

London’s mayor pledges justice for tower fire as carnival begins

LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (AUGUST 27, 2017) (BBC) -One of London’s most colourful and noisy events – a weekend carnival to celebrate Afro-Caribbean culture – started on Sunday (August 27) with an opening ceremony that paid tribute to the victims of Grenfell Tower fire. Continue reading

29Jan/17

Rain fails to hamper London celebrating Lunar New Year

Londoners and visitors celebrate Chinese New Year with an annual parade, a speech by London Mayor Sadiq Khan and a lion dance.

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08Jan/17

Londoners face Tube misery as workers set to strike from Sunday

A walkout on the Tube is part of a wave of strikes hitting British rail and air passengers at the start of 2017.

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13Dec/16

London commuters face worst rail strike disruption for decades

Hundreds of thousands of Londoners face travel chaos on Tuesday as rail union begins a 48-hour strike.

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07May/16

Far right candidate turns his back as London elects first Muslim mayor

Sadiq Khan begins first full day as mayor of London after a landslide victory. Far right candidate, Paul Golding, turned his back on Khan as he gave his victory speech after becoming the first Muslim to head a major Western capital.

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