PAUL BRACCHI: How has this mayor, who was banned for electoral fraud, seized back power? 


Only in the ‘rotten borough’ of Tower Hamlets perhaps (the words of a former cabinet minister) could Lutfur Rahman, a man once described by a judge as a ‘gangster’ as he was banned from office for electoral fraud, have made a comeback.

But here he was, in the wake of the polls closing last Thursday, delivering an Oscars-style speech after 40,804 people voted for him to be the all-powerful mayor of the sprawling East London district, which encompasses Canary Wharf and the Olympic Park.

At his…



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