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London mosque terror attack anniversary marked

London mosque terror attack anniversary marked

Mourners held a minute's silence at 9.30am to remember Makram Ali, who died when Darren Osborne ploughed a hire van onto a crowded pavement close to Finsbury Park mosque.

UK mayors want new petrol, diesel car ban to start earlier

UK mayors want new petrol, diesel car ban to start earlier

Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative government said last year it would ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars from 2040.

Brexit could cost Britain about 500,000 jobs: London mayor

Brexit could cost Britain about 500,000 jobs: London mayor

Britain could lose almost 500,000 jobs and £50bn ($67.41bn) investment over the next 12 years if it fails to agree a trade deal with the European Union, according a report commissioned by London Mayor Sadiq Khan.

Trump accuses London Mayor of "pathetic excuse"

Trump accuses London Mayor of "pathetic excuse"

US President Donald Trump accused London Mayor Sadiq Khan on Monday of making a "pathetic excuse" over one of his comments following the attack that killed seven people in London on Saturday night.

Outrage as Trump targets London mayor over attacks

Outrage as Trump targets London mayor over attacks

Donald Trump lashed out Sunday at London's mayor Sadiq Khan, accusing him of downplaying the threat of terrorism a day after knife-wielding men mowed down and stabbed revelers in the British capital.

London mayor to tell US envoy travel ban cruel

London mayor to tell US envoy travel ban cruel

The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, will tell the top US diplomat in Britain that President Donald Trump's travel ban on people from a list of Muslim nations is prejudiced and will hurt rather than improve US security.

London helps black cabs as hire firms face new rules

London helps black cabs as hire firms face new rules

London said it would introduce new measures to support its iconic black cabs including giving access to more bus lanes and boosting the number of taxi ranks, just as private hire firms such as Uber face stricter rules.

London mayor calls for Labour to ditch Corbyn as leader

London mayor calls for Labour to ditch Corbyn as leader

London's mayor called on fellow members of Britain's opposition Labour Party to replace leader Jeremy Corbyn, saying his failure to drum up support for Britain remaining in the EU showed he could not command the backing of voters.

London Mayor Khan demands more autonomy for London after Brexit vote

London Mayor Khan demands more autonomy for London after Brexit vote

London mayor Sadiq Khan on Tuesday called for the city to be given more autonomy to allow it to ride out the economic uncertainty unleashed by Britain's vote to leave the European Union.

Cameron stands by ‘divisive, stupid and wrong’ comment on Trump

Cameron stands by ‘divisive, stupid and wrong’ comment on Trump

British Prime Minister David Cameron stands by his description of Donald Trump's proposal for a temporary ban on Muslims entering the US as "divisive, stupid and wrong", a spokesman said.

New London mayor: I'm not a Muslim leader

New London mayor: I'm not a Muslim leader

New London mayor Sadiq Khan said on Wednesday that he was not a Muslim leader but represented everyone in the city, after making history by becoming the first mayor of his faith in a major Western capital.

Khan sworn in as London's first Muslim mayor

Khan sworn in as London's first Muslim mayor

Sadiq Khan was sworn in as London mayor on Saturday after being elected the first Muslim leader of a major Western capital, as the Conservatives defended attempts to link him to extremism during the campaign.