Sadiq Khan

Rt Hon Sadiq Khan MP is Shadow Justice Secretary and Shadow Minister for London

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A rainbow is seen over Central London as Inspirational women from various walks of life take part in a mentoring session in a London Eye pod with 6th form girls from Gumley House Convent School in Isleworth on October 11, 2013 in London, England. The session was part of a global event to mark the UN International day of the Girl.

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This country doesn’t thrive by taking things off other people

Cameron used this week’s Cabinet reshuffle to sack ministers opposed to withdrawing from the European Convention on Human Rights

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This frenzied attack aims to cover up the Government's failings

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Mohammad Asghar case: To a Muslim of Pakistani heritage, this is a disgrace

My parents moved from Pakistan to London, where I was born, in the 1960s. I have many friends and family there and it’s a second home for many more. Following post-independence migration from Pakistan to the UK, we now have the second largest overseas Pakistani population, with an estimated 1.2 million British citizens of Pakistani ancestry.

Giving the vote to 16 and 17-year-olds is radical, but it’s also right

Society deems them responsible enough to pay taxes and get married, so why shouldn't they have a democratic stake in the way the country is run?

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