Articles by Ann Salter

Microsoft Focussing on Windows 10:  Announces End of Windows 8 Software Sales Microsoft latest version of its Windows operating system, simply called Windows 8, is finally going on sale around the world. Windows 8 represents a huge re-imagining of Microsoft's software, and for the first time focuses on touchscreen devices.
Oct 25, 2012
Ford to close two car factories with 1300 job losses It is billed as the end of an era, as Ford has announced to trade union representatives that it will cease manufacturing cars in the UK after more than a hundred years. And close two of its factories in the UK.
Oct 25, 2012
UK economy growth ‘strongest quarter in five years’ Promising figures posted today by the Office of National Statistics show that the UK economy grew 1% in the third quarter, according to official gross domestic product figures, which measures the value of everything produced in the country.
Oct 25, 2012
Two British soldiers killed in Afghanistan Two British soldiers- a female soldier from 3 Medical Regiment and a Royal Marine from 40 Commando both serving with Task force Helmand have been killed in Afghanistan.
Oct 25, 2012
More sensational allegations against Jimmy Savile Yesterday saw the Jimmy Savile sexual abuse scandal throw up even more lurid accusations, as former colleague, Paul Gambaccini, speaking on BBC Radio 5 live, accused Savile of being a necrophiliac.
Oct 24, 2012
Hillsborough police chief resigns As the Hillsborough Inquiry continues with the role of police and police cover-ups at the forefront of the investigation, Sir Norman Bettison has tended his immediate resignation as the West Yorkshire Police Chief Constable.
Oct 24, 2012
EDL founder runs for police and crime commissioner role Kevin Carroll, a founding member of the far-right English Defence league, is standing for the post of Luton's first-ever police and crime commissioner, as the candidate for the newly-created British Freedom party.
Oct 24, 2012
Historic Visit to Gaza by Emir of Qatar The Emir of Qatar, Sheik Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani has arrived in Gaza from Egypt on what is billed as a 'historic trip' by the Islamist group Hamas who have been in power since 2007.
Oct 23, 2012
Rosneft buys TNK Unit from BP Rosneft, Russia's state-controlled energy firm, is one step closer to becoming the world's biggest oil company after reaching a $55bn deal with BP and a group of investors.
Oct 22, 2012
Terror Trial: ‘bigger than 7/7 attack’ Three Birmingham men, Irfan Naseer, Irfan Khalid and Ashik Ali, have all appeared at Woolwich Crown court today accused of planning a bomb campaign which prosecutors say, may have been bigger than the 7 July London attacks.
Oct 22, 2012
Taxi driver sentenced to 25 years for Sian O'Callaghan murder Christopher Halliwell has been sentenced at Bristol Crown Court today to a minimum of 25 years for the murder of Sian O'Callaghan who he sexually assaulted and stubbed to death after driving her home in his taxi last March in Swindon.
Oct 19, 2012
Fifth child dies from Harlow Fire The critically injured three year old girl Maheen Shakoor, has sadly died, at Broomhill Hospital Chelmsford from her serious injuries suffered during the Harlow Fire, according to Essex Police.
Oct 19, 2012