Sadiq Khan, the son of a bus driver from Pakistan, is on a mission to ensure London remains a prosperous multicultural melting pot after Britain completes its retreat from the European Union. As the first Muslim mayor of a western capital, Khan says he’s got too much to prove and improve to be sidetracked by the adversity that’s beset his 16-month tenure. His four-year term started just weeks before the surprise vote for Brexit, which Khan and most Londoners opposed. That was followed by a series of terrorist attacks, the city’s deadliest fire since World War II ...
Muslim and proud, London mayor won't be cowed by Trump or terror
Sadiq Khan's critics, including in his own party, have accused him of being a malleable populist
Thomas Penny | Bloomberg Last Updated at September 23, 2017 22:41 IST