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BORIS NOT BATTING FOR LONDON IN INDIA

I was pleased to see that Monday’s Evening Standard carried a report of Boris Johnson’s decision to allow the closure of the GLA’s offices in Delhi and Mumbai, which were…

MUSICAL CHAIRS AT CITY HALL

Last week Boris Johnson became chair of London United, the organisation co-ordinating the capital’s support for the England 2018 FIFA World Cup bid. This after he stood down the previous…

BORIS, TORIES & THE BANKERS

Boris Johnson started the year by hitting Londoners with record public transport fare increases of up to 20 per cent on a single bus journey and 18 per cent on…

MUTINEERS, ASSASSINS & WAR CRIMINALS

It’s now a year since I went over to see the elections in Bangladesh which brought a civilian government back into power with a huge popular mandate. During its first…