Two men have been taken to hospital after a suspected acid attack in Bethnal Green.

Detectives investigating the stabbing of a teenager in Brick Lane are appealing for witnesses.

Three men have been acquitted of killing a talented martial artist.

A striking post-modern pumping station has been given Grade II* listed status – despite being only three decades old.

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A primary school in Poplar celebrated the official launch of their edible food playground which was opened by the mayor of Tower Hamlets, John Biggs.

Bus services across the borough could change under Transport for London’s plans to create better links with the Elizabeth line.

The seven people who died during the Aldgate station bombing 12 years ago were remembered during a commemoration event this morning.

Police attempting to trace a ‘dangerous and violent’ absconder wanted in connection with a violent robbery of a 92-year-old woman have released footage of him in Bethnal Green station.

The borough commander has sought to reassure people following a spate of acid attacks in east London.

Bomb threat letters received by mosques in east London are being investigated by counter-terror police.

Bus links to The Royal London Hospital are set to be improved under plans unveiled by the Mayor of London.

New images released by Crossrail show how work continues under London to install the overhead system for the Elizabeth line.

Cleaners, porters and security staff at The Royal London and Mile End hospitals have walked out in a dispute over a 30p an hour pay rise.

A man who sexually assaulted a woman he approached while she was on the phone to her mum has been jailed for 14 months.

The Mayor Sadiq Khan has visited Stepney Green to launch Thrive LDN, a new movement to improve mental health and well-being across the capital.

Four men and two women have joined Stepney’s team of clergy.

All-night weekend train services will be launched on part of the London Overground network by the end of the year.

A gritting lorry driver who killed a motorcyclist from Wapping while performing an illegal U-turn has been jailed for nine months.

Police have confirmed that a severely autistic teenager who was last seen in Poplar has been found safe and well.

A multi-million pound block of flats being built in Bow Wharf has been badly damaged after a fire tore through the building.

The director of a campaign group charged with failing to disclose his mobile phone password after he was detained at Heathrow Airport is to face trial later this year.

An actress and youth theatre director has won an award for her performance in a television commercial.

People across Tower Hamlets are being urged to stay cool, hydrated and to check on vulnerable neighbours during the extreme hot weather predicted this week.

The Duchess of Cambridge met young sailors and kayakers during a visit to the Docklands Sailing and Watersports Centre.

The Queen and Prince Philip joined families of 18 children killed when their Poplar school was bombed during the First World War to mark 100 years since the tragedy.

A teenager arrested in Barking in connection with the London Bridge terror attack is to remain in police custody after a warrant for further detention was granted.

A man is in a critical condition after being hit by a bus near Bethnal Green station.

Inquests into the deaths of eight people killed in the London Bridge terror attacks are set to open at Southwark Coroner’s Court today and tomorrow.

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