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Area to right of Aquatics centre where 'Olympicopolis' is planned

Commuters to get cheaper fares when Stratford is shifted to Zone 2 by TfL

Thousands of commuters are to get cheaper travel into central London with Zone 2 on the transport map being extended eastward to Stratford.

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Canary Wharf IRA victim Jonathan Ganesh being rescued in 1996

New hope for compensation for victims of 1996 Canary Wharf Gaddafi-sponsored IRA bombing

Victims of the IRA bombing in Canary Wharf 18 years ago have welcomed news that the government is finally sending an envoy to Libya to seek compensation for sponsored terrorism by Gaddafi’s regime.

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Firefighters from across four stations were involved in tackling the blaze in Barking Road Picture: Tony Gay

Tower Hamlets firefighters to strike for eight consecutive days

Firefighters in Tower Hamlets will strike on eight consecutive days this month in their long-running battle with the government over pensions.

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Police outnumbered by crowds outside Stepney's Troxy where the count for Mayor was held. Photo: David Mirzoeff

Report slams Tower Hamlets Council’s ‘inadequate’ election planning

Tower Hamlets Council has been slammed by a government watchdog over its running of the local elections, in a report that calls the council’s planning “inadequate”.

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Mum, 19, gets 2 years suspended for killing 4-month-old baby in Mile End

A teenage mum has been sentenced today after admitting killing her four-month-old baby girl in London’s East End.

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Khat was re-classified as a class C drug

Big Debate: Was it right for the government to ban Khat?

The decision by the government to reclassify khat, a flowering African and Arabian plant chewed or drunk as a stimulant, as a class C drug has been welcomed by health workers.

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You could win a bespoke juice cleanse and a private nutrition session on London's Harley Street.

Win a bespoke juice cleanse and a private nutrition session

The Source are here to detox your body and cleanse you of your sins so you can enjoy the summer sun! Cold-pressed juices are the new thing and The Source are the newest and tastiest organic range to hit the streets of London.

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Drake has cancelled his Wireless London performance (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for ESPN)

Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

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