A senior adviser to Lutfur Rahman, the extremist-linked mayor of Tower Hamlets, has said there will be street violence unless people stop questioning the manner of his re-election. … Read the full post »
Read about the highly controversial Tower Hamlets politician, Lutfur Rahman, who was the first directly elected Mayor of the London Borough.
The hugely delayed election results from Tower Hamlets became rather a running joke as Sunday evening stretched into Monday morning. … Read the full post »
Broadcasting watchdog Ofcom has censured five Bangladeshi television channels for carrying an advertisement amounting to a party political broadcast for Mayor of Tower Hamlets Lutfur Rahman. … Read the full post »
Trial by Jeory has the story from the contest to be Mayor of Tower Hamlets: “[Expelled Labour member turned independent] Lutfur Rahman’s campaign does seem to have galvanised a section of the Tower Hamlets community”. … Read the full post »
The Tower Hamlets Mayoral election campaign continues to do its best to beat political fiction for implausible twists. … Read the full post »