A gang has been found guilty of hacking into a businessman's email account and attempting to steal £3million.
A man from Forest Gate who threatened to kill women during a series of knifepoint robberies has had his sentence increased.
Frustrated tenants living in temporary accommodation in Custom House have held a protest against the council.
Police are investigating after a 21-year-old man was stabbed in Canning Town.
Refuse workers at Newham Council have demanded the results of internal inquiries into bullying as management faces the prospect of a strike over back-pay.
Hundreds of jobseekers in Newham have had their benefits stopped or had them reduced for up to three years, shock figures reveal.
Firefighters are responding to an incident in Stratford after reports of smoke coming from a lift motor.
Motorists have been warned to expect delays after a broken down car caused traffic chaos on the A13.
The secrets of London's rivers are being uncovered with archaeology from the tributaries including those now buried beneath our feet.
Paramedics rushing to help a young father who died following a police stop were 'left in the dark' after they were given the wrong address, a court heard.
Commuters will finally be able to ride on the new-look Overground trains from tomorrow - but regular service will not resume until the summer.
Police investigating racist comments directed at football fans have released an image of a man they would like to speak to.
A £75,000 'grassroots' fund has been set up today by London City Airport for charities and organisations "making a difference" to east London's community life.
Police have today appealed for two men who stopped a woman from being raped in Upton Park to come forward.
Police have issued CCTV footage of the last known sighting of a Newham man who has been missing for a month after being pushed into a car in Ilford.
A chef who suffered life-changing injuries while working for a prominent Royal Docks construction company tells today of how he has been left "broken" with no support from the firm.
The number of people receiving specialist treatment for problem drinking in Newham rose last year, figures show.
People are going to hospital with obese conditions at "epidemic" rates in east London, NHS figures for Newham reveal.
A Forest Gate father who lost his son to a rare genetic disorder said he "cannot describe his happiness" after the NHS agreed to fund a "wonder drug" for his baby daughter who also has the condition.
A baby from Forest Gate with a rare genetic condition is set to receive a 'wonder drug' that could potentially save her life.
A primary school in Forest Gate has been recognised for its commitment to supporting mental wellbeing.
Newham University Hospital's maternity unit has been accredited by a global charity.
Mouse crossings and duck crossings could soon appear at schools and nurseries in east London as part of a new national road safety campaign.
Campaigners against the new tunnel between Silvertown and Greenwich have held a 'die-in' at City Hall.
Residents in East Ham are being urged to give their views on what the council could do to stop drivers using their roads as a shortcut.
A pair of budding product designers are doing their bit for the environment with a rubbish bin encouraging seaside visitors to take care when throwing away plastic waste.
Newham Council wants residents and businesses to help decide the future of Green Street.
Voters will elect 73 members to represent the UK in the European Parliament on Thursday.
The chair of a parliamentary committee has accused Newham Council of 'stonewalling' the group's investigation of special educational needs provision in the UK.
The MP for West Ham praised the secondary school her sister attended for giving her an 'amazing career' during a talk she gave to its current students.
Pupils at a Plaistow primary school have celebrated their cultural diversity with an array of events.
Forest Gate pupils determined to make the world a better place have put their environmental pledges on display.
It was the end of an era as a 130-year-old bastion of the East Ham community called for last orders on Monday.
For thousands of years, the land where Ilford can now be found was woodland belonging to the ancient Forest of Essex.
A former courthouse in Stratford where three members of the Rolling Stones were fined for peeing in the street will be transformed into a 'community asset'.
One thing Tim Allen wants to do is walk along the Lea River to the Olympic Park and even out to Hertfordshire from his home at the new City Island complex.
A single bell is to toll as a mark of respect following the blaze which devastated Notre Dame cathedral in Paris.
Train enthusiasts were taken back in time on a beautifully restored art-deco underground train that passed through Barking, Dagenham, West Ham and finished in Upminster.
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
Located in the heart of east London, Newham Sixth Form College (NewVIc) sixth form college is dedicated to helping students aged 16-19 progress into higher education and employment.
It's the debate fans across the UK are discussing - so where better to find out more about the iconic burger than behind the scenes in a local McDonald's restaurant?
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