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Lifting the lid on Tower Hamlets politics Part 1 – Helal Abbas for Mayor?

Lifting the lid on Tower Hamlets politics Part 1 – Helal Abbas for Mayor?

By on September 7, 2017 in Elections 2018, Lutfur Rahman with 1 Comment

Video transcript indicates that Shiraj Hoque and Cllr. Khales Uddin Ahmed are working to get Helal Abbas elected as Mayor of Tower Hamlets. What?

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Lutfur Rahman’s Mayoral campaign continues (with a little help from Ohid)

Lutfur Rahman’s Mayoral campaign continues (with a little help from Ohid)

By on August 21, 2017 in Comment, Elections 2018, Lutfur Rahman, News with 0 Comments

The campaign to return Lutfur Rahman to power in Tower Hamlets continues as he and his team canvass the streets of the borough.

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Criminal investigation into Lutfur Rahman and associates progresses

Criminal investigation into Lutfur Rahman and associates progresses

The first interim report by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) of its inspection of the Met’s review and reassessment of alleged criminal offences under the Lutfur Rahman administration does not make good reading.While some progress has been made with Operation Lynemouth the election court files have yet to be obtained by the Met and […]

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Verdict on Lutfur Rahman’s appeal for judicial review expected today

Verdict on Lutfur Rahman’s appeal for judicial review expected today

By on June 22, 2017 in Lutfur Rahman, News with 0 Comments

A decision is expected this morning on the appeal by Lutfur Rahman to be allowed a Judicial Review of the Election Court’s 2015 ruling that he and his agents had engaged in corrupt electoral practise during the 2014 Mayoral election.If the Judicial Review is allowed and the original judgement put aside Rahman’s strategy is to try to regain […]

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Inside Lutfur Rahman’s “Comeback 2022” Iftar Fundraiser – Photo Special

Inside Lutfur Rahman’s “Comeback 2022” Iftar Fundraiser – Photo Special

By on June 15, 2017 in Lutfur Rahman with 0 Comments

Generous to a fault here is our second ‘Photo Special’ of the day this time featuring Lutfur Rahman’s recent Iftar fundraiser at the The Atrium on Wednesday.Word has it that the cost of this event was between £6,000 – £7,000 and quite a few people would love to know where a bankrupt such as the […]

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