More than 1,600 people have gathered at Altab Ali Park to commemorate four students who lost their lives during the campaign to get Bangla recognised as a state language of Bangladesh.
Ethnic language classes paid for out of Tower Hamlets council tax are facing collapse in a multi-cultural area like London's East End with a decision to strip £31,000 from their budget.
A scheme which includes the poorest families not having to pay their Tower Hamlets council tax is being expanded to more households.
A gang of balaclava youths attacked and robbed two men in the street and broke the arm of a Royal London Hospital surgeon while tormenting him with a knife and throwing him to the ground.
An anti-drugs street art campaign has appeared in and around Columbia road, Bethnal Green.
It's now just under a month since All Points East took over Victoria Park with two weekends of world-class music and a programme of free community events.
Curated by AEG Presents, All Points East is bringing an impressive line-up of multi-flavoured music to Victoria Park from May 24-26 and May 31-June 2.
Victoria Park - or 'Vicky Park' as the locals know it - has been the setting for many important events over the years. Here, we take a look at its unique cultural history.
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