Boaters have been told not to move their vessels as environment bosses work to clean up a major oil spill polluting the River Lea.
The father of an East Ham man who died after being detained by police has vowed to 'fight for all young black men who have been killed in custody'.
The family of Rashan Charles today urged supporters of their fight for justice to remain peaceful on the streets following protests that broke out in Dalston last night.
The story of what vicar Eugene Fitzpatrick did to two children is appalling.
Your chance to quiz the seven top candidates running for Mayor of London in May is here.
A woman has been found guilty of a terrorism charge after 10 issues of an alleged Al Qaeda magazine were found in her Plaistow home.
Swedish audiovisual artist Jonna Lee has come up trumps with the year's most joyously complex pop record.
Central line commuters could face a repeat of Friday's strike action in September if drivers cannot reach an agreement with Underground bosses.
News editor Ramzy Alwakeel tackled a particularly wet Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 for Parklife on Sunday. Here's how he got on.
News editor Ramzy Alwakeel is tackling the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 for Parklife this Sunday. The last instalment of his training diary sees him facing his gremlins and climbing Box Hill.
News editor Ramzy Alwakeel is tackling the Prudential Ride London-Surrey 100 on August 10. His training diary for Parklife continues here.
Six men who raided a Barking cash and carry before pushing its owner under a lorry have this morning been given jail terms totalling more than 70 years.
Six members of an armed gang who raided a Barking cash and carry before pushing its owner under a lorry have this afternoon been found guilty of manslaughter.
Following the sentencing of acid attacker Mary Konye to 12 years behind bars, Naomi Oni has spoken of her struggle to get her life back on track.
Rail services through Newham are delayed and cancelled this morning after a person was hit by a train at Brentwood.
Click on the tube strike button on the top-right of our home page to see our latest on the tube strike.
Mary Konye was "obsessively jealous" of Naomi Oni's good looks, according to the lead detective in the case.
Newham has "filthy" streets and unwashed windowpanes, a Havering councillor told his cabinet as the members discussed merging the two boroughs' back office services.
White council officers from Havering will find it "awkward and uncomfortable" to work with their black counterparts in Newham if the two boroughs go ahead with plans to merge their back office services, a Rainham councillor has claimed.
Join Newham Music as they bring Newham's award-winning community opera, Full Circle, to the Royal Festival Hall
Newham Recorder chats to Sue Price of East Ham, a foster parent who cares for babies through the Newham borough council, about what to expect as a foster carer to infants
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