Thursday, 7 December 2017
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan arrived in Lahore on Wednesday via the Wagah border with the message that many Indians wanted good relations with Pakistan, a news report has revealed. According to a Dawn news report, this is the first time a mayor of London has visited Lahore. Khan is on a six-day mission to strengthen cultural and economic ties with the British capital. He had earlier stayed in India for three days where he met politicians and other prominent personalities in Mumbai, Delhi and ...
Wednesday, 6 December 2017
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan called on the British government on Wednesday to make a formal apology for the 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre in which nearly 400 Sikhs were shot dead by British Indian army soldiers. During a visit to the Golden Temple at Amritsar in northern India, the most important pilgrimage site of Sikhism, Khan called the massacre one of the most horrific events in Indian history. On Sunday 13 April 1919, some 50 soldiers began shooting at unarmed civilians who were taking ...
Friday, 29 September 2017
London Mayor Sadiq Khan – the first Muslim mayor of any major western city – is currently in a stand-off with the mobile app based cab company Uber for the last one week. Transport for London (TfL), the government regulator for running public transport in Britain’s capital announced that it will not be renewing Uber’s licence to ply taxis because of “public safety and security implications”, shocking both Uber drivers and passengers. Apart from appealing the ...
Monday, 6 March 2017
Chelsea’s plans for a new 60,000-capacity stadium at their historic Stamford Bridge home have been approved by Mayor of London Sadiq Khan. Khan said in a statement on Monday that he was confident the 500 million-pound ($615 million) redevelopment would produce “a jewel in London’s sporting crown” and attract visitors and fans from around the world. “I’m satisfied this is a high-quality and spectacular design which will significantly ...
Friday, 16 September 2016
Sadiq Khan said he was ‘a big fan’ of Clinton and hoped she would win the presidential election in November
Wednesday, 15 June 2016
What started as a small-scale project has generated a growing interest with more than 100 public iftars already being planned
Wednesday, 25 May 2016
2016 has already been dominated by European Muslim success stories, taking social media by storm
Friday, 20 May 2016
Last Thursday morning I voted early in the London suburb where I live, before taking the train to my office in Central London.
Tuesday, 17 May 2016
London has suffered at the hands of Muslim extremists, while its Muslim citizens’ reputation has been distorted by the crimes of terrorist organizations
Monday, 16 May 2016
Trump’s comments are certain to cause unease in Britain where America is seen as the country’s closest ally