Khan, who became the first Muslim to head a major Western capital after his victory in 2016, saw off his main challenger, Shaun Bailey, the candidate from Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party.
"There is simply no democratic justification whatsoever for PM Boris Johnson or indeed for anyone else seeking to block the right of the people of Scotland to choose our own future," says SNP leader after her party won a fourth term in power.
Scottish National Party hopes a second day of vote-counting will bring it a slim majority in the devolved parliament while Prime Minister Boris Johnson decries its plan for an independence referendum.
The by-election, which takes place outside the normal parliamentary election cycle, was triggered by the resignation of a Labour lawmaker in March and is one of dozens of votes that took place on Thursday.
The group linked up with the International Space Station to speak with French ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet about life in space.
British street artist Nathan Murdoch spray-painted a giant mural of two hands in rainbow-coloured gloves joined in prayer then hurled white paint at it – the destruction ensuring the original image will not survive but one print and one NFT will.
The Scottish National Party, which has led a minority government since 2016, says a big victory will give it the moral right and political momentum to hold a referendum on whether Scotland should end its three-century union with England.
The Blues ousted Los Blancos 3-1 on aggregate after a 2-0 victory in the second leg of their semifinal.
Fifa President Gianni Infantino says he looks forward to the first edition of the already agreed new 24-team men's Club World Cup but a women's version is in the pipeline too.
Algerian midfielder Riyad Mahrez scored twice at the Etihad Stadium to eliminate Paris Saint-Germain in semifinal, winning 4-1 on aggregate. The team will face the winner from the Chelsea v Real Madrid match on May 29 in Istanbul.
Top diplomats from UK, US, Canada, France, Germany, Italy and Japan are holding two days of talks in London to discuss Myanmar coup, Tigray crisis, Afghanistan troop withdrawal, Russia, coronavirus and assertive China.
Manchester United's Premier League match against Liverpool is postponed after large number of protesting fans storm pitch as part of protest against club's American owners.
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