A violent burglar from Barking Riverside and his accomplice have been jailed after being caught red-handed during a violent raid on a South Woodford home - by a retired police sergeant who used to work in Tower Hamlets.
Shamima Begum, one of three Bethnal Green schoolgirls who travelled to Syria to join so-called Islamic State, has lost the first stage of a legal challenge against the decision to revoke her British citizenship.
A homeless man had a "good reason" to bring a late appeal against Tower Hamlets Council's decision that he was not in priority need of housing because he was trying to secure legal aid, the Court of Appeal has ruled.
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