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Jamiatul Ummah respond to Burma appeal

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Emdad Rahman IN SUPPORT OF the long suffering Rohingya people of Burma, the pupils of Jamiatul Ummah in Whitechapel have raised over £1,000. The Rohingya are from the Rakhine State, Myanmar, and are widely considered to be among the most oppressed ...

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Ride 4 your Mosque 2017

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RIDE FOR YOUR Mosque is back again – giving you the opportunity to adopt a healthier lifestyle while also raising money for the East London Mosque. This year’s event is on Saturday, 29th April, from 10am to 5pm. Riders will ...

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Now schools in cuts firing line

Tower Hamlets schools, such as George Green's (above), could face up to 40% funding cuts.

GOVERNMENT PROPOSALS to change the way in which schools are funded could see nearly three quarters of London’s schools having to cut down their budgets. The warning comes from London Councils, the organisation which represents the 33 Councils in London ...

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They’re driving us crazy!

Bikes: using up ever more of London's road space.

A NEW REPORT from the London Assembly Transport Committee has suggested radical new measures be taken to curb traffic in London. The report’s been welcomed by London’s Deputy Mayor for Transport, Val Shawcross. She wants to see City Hall being “smarter ...

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