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London evolution raises eyes to the sky
High-rise projects fuel public anxieties over capital's future skyline as tall towers continue to surge.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2013 10:27 GMT
All politics is local. Except in Britain
The low turnout in last week's local elections in Britain points to wider disillusionment with representative politics.
Last updated: 09 May 2012 12:13 GMT
Conservative Johnson re-elected London mayor
Boris Johnson beats Labour rival, but his party and Liberal Democrats suffer crushing nationwide defeat in local polls.
Last updated: 05 May 2012 05:46 GMT
Fighting 'hate speech' smears on Sheikh Salah
Palestinian activist Sheikh Raed Salah was barred from the UK due to unfair allegations from neo-conservatives.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2011 08:04 GMT
Your Views: London's new mayor
Al Jazeera asks Londoners what they think of Boris Johnson.
Last updated: 03 May 2008 13:16 GMT
Labour mauled in UK local polls
Prime minister Gordon Brown's poll setback sees Conservative party 'back in business'.
Last updated: 02 May 2008 18:58 GMT
UK local elections 'test' for Brown
Beleaguered British PM faces tough challenge as polls open in England and Wales.
Last updated: 01 May 2008 22:05 GMT
Caracas to subsidise London fuel
Mayor under fire for accepting Venezuelan leader Chavez's offer of discounted oil.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2007 11:00 GMT
Livingstone suspended over Nazi jibe
Ken Livingstone, the mayor of
Last updated: 24 Feb 2006 14:01 GMT
London mayor faces Nazi jibe hearing
London mayor Ken Livingstone is to face a disciplinary hearing over remarks comparing a Jewish journalist to a concentration camp guard, says the body responsible for English local government standards.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2005 21:49 GMT
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