A woman living in Tower Hamlets who admitted stalking after posing as a man on a gay dating app has fled to France while awaiting sentencing.

Police investigating the murder of a father as he tried to defuse a row outside a bar in Shoreditch have arrested a man.

Tower Hamlets Council has won an award for its efforts to stop hate and violence against females in the borough.

Police are urging Muslim women who have been intimidated or threatened for wearing western clothing to come forward.

A police chief is calling for the public’s help to stop a slew of stabbings in London including an attack in Romford and two knife deaths in Bethnal Green and Ilford.

The new boss of a dedicated team that offers support and advice to hundreds of retail workers in Canary Wharf has been named.

A murder hunt is underway after a man was stabbed to death in Bethnal Green today.

A woman and 17 men have been charged with conspiracy to supply class A drugs following a series of police raids targeting suspected dealers in Bethnal Green.

A police investigation is underway after a 15-year-old boy was stabbed in Limehouse yesterday afternoon.

A Bethnal Green teenager who has been stripped of her British citizenship after she became a ‘Jihadi bride’ in Syria may bid to become a Dutch national.

Bethnal Green teenager Shamima Begum who fled to Syria to become a ‘Jihadi wife’ is set to be stripped of her British citizenship, her family’s lawyer has said.

A teenager from Bethnal Green who fled to Syria as a schoolgirl and became a ‘Jihadi bride’ may be interviewed by police if she gets her wish and returns home.

A man filmed waving a knife at a van driver in Bethnal Green is due to be sentenced today.

A GP with 27 years service in Limehouse has been awarded for supporting victims of the Docklands bombing and her dedication to her patients.

Police have seized drugs and more than £10,000 in cash during a series of dawn raids this morning targeting suspected dealers in Bethnal Green.

Queen Mary University has pledged to put the economy and quality of life of the community as the top of its list of priorities.

A devoted 97-year-old widow who travels from her home in Essex to volunteer at a centre in Stepney twice a week has been given an award.

There are 40 food premises in Tower Hamlets with a zero-rating for hygiene.

A free exhibition about the history of LGBTQ+ venues in the capital will open at the Whitechapel Gallery.

A restaurant in Brick Lane has been closed down by the council after it was found to be overrun with mice.

A man from east London has been charged with terrorism offences including being a member of Al Qa’ida.

A cat with her whiskers cut off has been found in a taped up cardboard box dumped in Bow yesterday.

Police have made a witness appeal following a serious car crash in Poplar that has hospitalised a passenger.

Tower Hamlets Council has been named as one of the best employers in England for LGBT+ rights.

Queen Mary University is to launch the UK’s first ever degree for social change.

These are what the new council homes which will be built in Stepney should look like.

Motorists are being warned that the Rotherhithe Tunnel has been closed for emergency repairs until further notice.

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates told students at Queen Mary University that malnutrition and obesity will become major global public health issues in the future.

An investigation has been launched into the cause of a fire at an underground parking lot that destroyed three cars.

Police are appealing for information to trace a missing man from Ilford who recently worked in Spitalfields.


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