Category Archives: Blog

BORIS PREACHING GREENERY @ COPENHAGEN

As often happens with the newly converted, Boris is now piously preaching to the rest of us on all matters green, for example in his latest Telegraph column on his way…

MUSLIM STATES AND CLIMATE CHANGE

Oil refinery in Qatar Speaking at a meeting of its Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation at Istanbul in November, Bangladeshi president Zillur Rahman called on the Organisation of…

QUEEN’S PARK BY-ELECTION, CITY OF WESTMINSTER

The immediate political consequence of the death of my father Mushtaq Qureshi, who was a serving Councillor for the Queen’s Park ward in the City of Westminster, was that a…

LONDON CALLING FOR CLIMATE JUSTICE

Last week the London Assembly Environment Committee and Oxfam jointly organised a Climate Hearing at City Hall, where we heard for the first time from London’s traditional and diaspora communities about the…

SUN JOURNALISM AT ITS WORST

Today when scanning the front-page headlines in my local newsagent one in particular caught my eye, and it did not surprise me to see it on the front of the Sun: “We…