Articles by Ann Salter

Elderly Woman found dead in her St Asaph home Flooding in St Asaph Denbeighshire in North Wales has killed an elderly woman who was found dead during a search, in a flooded home in Tair Felin as part of a 500 home evacuation according to the BBC.
Nov 27, 2012
UK economic growth up 1% The latest figures for the third quarter show that the UK economy grew by 1% between July and September this year. This follows last month's figures from the Office for National Statistics' which showed surprisingly strong growth, bringing to an end
Nov 27, 2012
Flooding: 500 homes evacuated in North Wales Flooding and heavy rain is continuing to cause chaos all over the UK. Hard hit residents from 500 homes in North Wales have been evacuated after the River Elwy broke its banks.
Nov 27, 2012
Violent clashes continue in Cairo over Mursi ruling Widespread violence and protests are on Cairo's streets as opponents of President Mohamed Mursi demand that he scrap a decree extending his powers that prevents any legal challenges to any decision he takes, until a new parliament is elected.
Nov 27, 2012
10 children killed by Syrian cluster bomb attack WARNING CONTAINS VERY GRAPHIC IMAGES!A Syrian government air strike on a rebel-held village near Damascus has killed 10 children on Sunday as they played outdoors according to opposition activists.
Nov 26, 2012
Israel: Ehud Barak leaving politics Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak announces retirement from political life, and that he won't be running in the January 22 national election, thus ending a decades-long career in service of the Jewish state.
Nov 26, 2012
Catalonia Elections: Separatists successful in elections Separatist voters in Spain's Catalonia region won regional elections on Sunday but failed to get a resounding mandate for a referendum on independence, which had threatened to pile political uncertainty on top of Spain's economic woes.
Nov 26, 2012
Mursi Clashes continue over ‘Pharaoh  powers’ Clashes have continued in the early hours of Monday as unrest continues in Cairo over President Mohamed Mursi's decree granting himself sweeping powers which puts him above legal challenge until parliamentary elections.
Nov 26, 2012
Egypt: Countrywide protests over Mursi decree Egypt is in chaos with fires burning in Alexandria. Protestors, seen here, storm the Brotherhood headquarters of the Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, following his decree that presidential decisions cannot be rebuked by any authority.
Nov 23, 2012
Tata Steel Tata Steel which employs 19,000 people in its UK steel business has announced it is cutting 900 jobs around the UK, including almost 584 jobs at plants in south Wales, as a result of a four year downturn in demand for steel bar products and pipeline
Nov 23, 2012
Mursi criticised for new ‘Pharaoh style decree’ While the Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi can be congratulated for his role in brokering the Israel Gaza ceasefire on home turf he was triggered controversy from both sides for his decision passing a decree giving himself sweeping new powers.
Nov 23, 2012
Spurs fans scared: Europa League match against Lazio The two Spurs football fans who were stabbed, one critically, by Italian football hooligans in Rome ahead of tonight's Tottenham's Europa League match against Lazio, are believed to have been the victims of anti-Semitism.
Nov 22, 2012
New BBC DG: Tony Hall Sixty-one-year-old Tony Hall - Lord Hall of Birkenhead has been appointed the new BBC Director General and will start his new role in early March on a salary of £450,000 a year.
Nov 22, 2012
Cameron ‘unhappy at EU draft budget’ British Prime Minister David Cameron said today that he plans to push very hard for a reworking of the European Union budget proposal during an intensive two-day summit in Brussels.
Nov 22, 2012
Suicide bomber: 23 killed on religious march in Pakistan A Taliban suicide bomber has blown himself up, killing at least 23 people at a Shia Muslim procession in the Pakistani city of Rawalpindi. The bomber targeted marchers as they approached a mosque near the city centre.
Nov 22, 2012