Sadiq Khan

London's mayor calls for Trump's state visit to be cancelled

US President Donald Trump should be denied a state visit to Britain due to his "cruel and shameful" immigration policies, London Mayor Sadiq Khan said Sunday.

Freezing fog disrupts flights, prompts air pollution alert in London

Heavy fog and freezing temperatures caused the cancellation of dozens of flights Monday and prompted London Mayor Sadiq Khan to issue his first alert for "very high" air pollution.

London will remain open to EU, mayor vows ahead of high-level talks

London will "remain open to talent, ideas and people from across the world" despite Britain voting to leave the European Union, Mayor Sadiq Khan said ahead of a meeting with EU Parliament President Martin Schulz on Thursday.

Police, mayor urge calm after fatal knife attack in central London

London Mayor Sadiq Khan and police called on residents to remain calm on Thursday after a stabbing attack in the centre of the city left a woman dead and five people injured.

At London Pride parade, mayor tells Europeans: "You are welcome here"

London Mayor Sadiq Khan told the thousands of European residents in the city, "You are welcome here," as he addressed a Gay Pride parade on Saturday, a day after Britons voted to leave the European Union.

London mayor: Trump's Muslim ban shows ignorance, aids extremists

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's plan to ban Muslims from the United States reflects his "ignorant view of Islam" and could make the world less safe by "alienating mainstream Muslims," London's first Muslim mayor, Sadiq Khan, said on Tuesday.

London's new Muslim mayor attends Holocaust memorial

London's new Muslim mayor, Labour politician Sadiq Khan, attended his first public event as mayor on Sunday at a memorial for the 6 million Jews killed in the Holocaust.

Politicians around the world congratulate London's first Muslim mayor

US presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton on Saturday joined a number of politicians from around the world in congratulating Sadiq Khan on becoming the first Muslim mayor of London.

Sadiq Khan sworn is as London's first Muslim mayor

Sadiq Khan of Britain's centre-left Labour Party was sworn in as London's first Muslim mayor on Saturday, promising to be a "mayor for all Londoners" during a multi-faith service.

London elects first Muslim mayor after bitter campaign

Sadiq Khan thanked the voters of London for "making the impossible possible" by electing him to be London's first Muslim mayor Friday.

Labour leader hails Khan's apparent win in London mayor election

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn congratulated Sadiq Khan, his party's candidate, after his apparent victory in the election for London's mayor.