City Of London

Zahter, London: “The best baklava I’ve ever had” – restaurant review | Food

Zahter, 30-32 Foubert’s Place, London W1F 7PS (zahter.co.uk). Hot and cold meze £9-£18, platters £18-£42, desserts £8-£9, wines from £29 The Instagram accounts I follow, like the jars of gummy condiments I collect in my fridge, are a real mess: chefs showing off what they fattened last night; the carpet-bagging …

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London named best city in the world to be a young entrepreneur, ahead of NYC, San Francisco and Moscow

Friday, January 14, 2022 1:48 p.m. Using Forbes 30 Under 30 lists from Europe, North America, Russia, Asia and Africa, London has been named the best city in the world to be a young entrepreneur. Although North America is by far the most popular for providing Forbes Under 30 candidates, …

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City of London Hampstead Heath boss to resign

Posted: 6:45 PM January 12, 2022 Hampstead Heath head of the City of London Corporation is leaving the company after six ‘fulfilling years’. Anne Fairweather is leaving the City of London Corporation (CoLC) at the next election. Under his chairmanship of the Heath Committee, controversial mandatory charges were introduced for …

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Weekend violence on the Victoria Park ice rink

Violent incidents at the Victoria Park ice rink led to the arrest of four young people and numerous witnesses wondering if they would return. Vanessa Armstrong was there for one of the incidents. “It was like a twilight zone, like it came out of nowhere. These children were now hitting …

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Landlord places tenants in unit without heat after missing repair time due to explosion

Two elderly people displaced by a suspicious explosion in their London apartment building are being accommodated by their landlord in accommodation without heating or furniture, as a city order to carry out repairs has come and gone. Lynn Buckingham, 72, her roommate Doug Shearing and other displaced tenants were hosted …

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Mayor hails success of London vaccination effort as he urges more Londoners to come forward – London Business News

London Mayor Sadiq Khan today hailed the success of the vaccination program in London and praised the incredible work of the NHS as more than 86% of adult Londoners have received their first dose. Nearly 2 million vaccines were given in the capital over the past month as the booster …

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An Indian start-up mandated by the mayor’s office of London to create a gaming hub

Local gaming start-up Microgravity has been appointed by the London Mayor’s Office to set up an augmented and virtual reality (AR / VR) gaming arena in the city. The deal is expected to be finalized within the next fortnight, Rahul Bhattacharya, chief executive of Microgravity, said in a recent interaction. …

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Former presidential candidate Bashir Tofa is dead

Bashir Tofa, a former presidential candidate, has died. Mr. Tofa died Monday morning at the age of 74 after a long illness. A close associate of the deceased, Magaji Galadima (Kachallan Kano), announced the death in a post on Facebook. Mr. Galadima wrote: “Allahu akbar, we have finally lost Alh. …

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Arsenal v Man City highlights: Gabriel sent off as Rodri’s late goal gives Pep Guardiola victory

Arsenal host Manchester City this afternoon in the opening match of 2022 at the Emirates Stadium. The Gunners enter the game after seeing their coaching staff hit hard by a wave of COVID, meaning manager Mikel Arteta will not be on the sideline for the game. Instead, assistant Albert Stuivenberg …

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Brexit news: “Macron threats” prompted London to become the world’s leading financial center | City & Business | Finance

The United Kingdom officially left the European Union on January 1, 2021 after a final trade agreement signed between the two parties. It follows several months of tense and often bitter negotiations. But, following the historic Brexit referendum in June 2016, several predictions had been made suggesting that tens of …

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