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BBC doc alleged mayor increased funding for certain groups

Mayor Lutfur Rahman
POLICE have said there is "no credible evidence of criminality" after looking at files from an east London borough which was suspected of fraud. Its comes after a BBC Panorama documentary alleged that Tower Hamlets mayor, Lutfur Rahman, increased taxpayer funding to Bangladeshi and Somali groups in return for political support. Three files of mate...

Concern at high suicide risk among young people

By Imran Choudhury THE stigma of mental health in Asian families and “excessive expectations” put on young people by their parents are pushing them to the brink of suicide, carers and health experts have warned. The C More Real life news »

Shadow Minister admits feeling smug as he beats colleagues

by Imran Choudhury TACKLING a Mars Bar addiction was a motivating factor for Sadiq Khan, who took part in the London Marathon last Sunday (13). The Labour MP from Tooting joined over 36,000 other runners as they pounded the stree More Real life news »

Bride’s new life in the UK was ‘built on lies’

by Reena Kumar THE distraught father of a new bride who was strangled to death and burnt in an incinerator after she discovered her husband was gay has described his life as being over following her murder. Jasvir Ram Ginday, 29, from Wals More Real life news »

Surge in voter turnout in Indian polls

TURNOUT in India's multi-phase election is so far almost eight percentage points higher than last time, data showed on Wednesday (April 16), reflecting enthusiasm for polls expected to bring the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to power More Real life news »
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