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Lutfur Rahman fails to wriggle out of Solicitors Tribunal hearing

Lutfur Rahman fails to wriggle out of Solicitors Tribunal hearing

By on December 18, 2017 in Corruption, Lutfur Rahman with 0 Comments

Lutfur Rahman has failed in his latest bid to avoid justice before the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal.

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Crunch time for Lutfur Rahman at Solicitors Regulatory Tribunal hearing

Crunch time for Lutfur Rahman at Solicitors Regulatory Tribunal hearing

Ex-Mayor Lutfur Rahman is to attend a four-day hearing at the Solicitors Regulatory Tribunal tomorrow that will determine the fate of his legal career.

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Man wanted for sexual assault on 25 bus at Whitechapel

Man wanted for sexual assault on 25 bus at Whitechapel

By on December 16, 2017 in Crime & Policing with 0 Comments

Police investigating a sexual assault on the 25 bus in Tower Hamlets have released an image of a man they want to talk to.

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Labour bribery affair – ‘Shuks’ Khalisadar denies all allegations (video)

Labour bribery affair – ‘Shuks’ Khalisadar denies all allegations (video)

By on December 15, 2017 in Corruption, Planning, Tower Hamlets council with 0 Comments

Local businessman Abdul Shukur ‘Shuks’ Khalisadar has published a video on social media in which he denies any wrong doing or involvement in offering or paying bribes to anyone.

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Tories join with Khan and Lib Dems in call for DCLG return

Tories join with Khan and Lib Dems in call for DCLG return

By on December 14, 2017 in Corruption, Planning, Tower Hamlets council with 0 Comments

Tower Hamlets Conservatives, the Liberal Democrats and Rabina Khan’s People Alliance of Tower Hamlets (PATH) have joined forces to call for the the Department of Communities and Local Government (DCLG) to send it’s Commissioners back to the borough.

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