london mayoral elections

LIVE WIRE — Sadiq Khan Elected London’s First Muslim Mayor

Labour’s Sadiq Khan has been elected as Mayor of London, the first Muslim to hold the position. He easily defeated Conservative rival candidate Zac Goldsmith in the battle to succeed Boris Johnson, who is standing down after eight years in


Chief Rabbi Denied Vote In London Mayoral Election

Britain’s Chief Rabbi was one of a number of angry voters turned away from polling stations today after an administrative error in the London Borough of Barnet left thousands of people off the electoral register. Ephraim Mirvis and his wife


London Looks Set to Elect Sadiq Khan, First Muslim Mayor

London (AFP) – London was on track to become the first EU capital with a Muslim mayor as voters went to the polls Thursday after a bitter campaign between Prime Minister David Cameron’s Conservatives and the opposition Labour party. Labour


Corbyn Threatens To Back Brexit To Silence Party Critics

Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn may hold his own party hostage over the European Union referendum question, by threatening to withdraw his support for the Remain campaign if his opponents mount a coup against him, sources close to the leader have