The “Dick Whittington” dream of moving to London to seek a fortune is becoming increasingly unobtainable for those from poorer background, according to research, with costs keeping young people out of the capital.
Child criminals are being held in “harmful” solitary confinement behind bars, with some let out of their cells for just 15 minutes a day, according to a report.
London mayor Sadiq Khan has described knife crime as one of the biggest things to keep him up at night.
A man who was detained by shoppers moments after ransacking a west London jewellers has been jailed for 10 years.
Groups of Londoners hopped on the Underground on Sunday with their legs bared for another No Trousers Tube Ride.
Climate change activists in London are protesting against the Australian government’s response to the devastating wildfires, in solidarity with thousands rallying on the other side of the world.
The heavily delayed Crossrail is now expected to open in summer 2021, according to the project’s chief executive.
A man has been charged with the murder of an Omani student who was stabbed to death in a robbery near Harrods.
A manhunt is under way for a van driver believed to have been involved in the fatal stabbing of a delivery rider in London.
A man has been arrested outside an Islamic centre in London shortly before it was due to hold a memorial for a top Iranian general killed in a US air strike.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has called for better protection for delivery drivers, after a moped rider was stabbed to death in London.