Articles By Gareth Platt

From Society Oct 23

Grangemouth Boss Calum MacLean 'Smiled' as he Laid Off 800 Workers

Workers lament 'shocking' decision by Ineos to shut huge Grangemouth plant after major financial losses.

From Society Oct 22

Sparks Middle School Nevada Shooting: Witnesses Recount Horror

Pupils who witnessed Reno shooting tell their story while dead teacher named as Michael Landsberry.

From Politics & Policy Oct 17

BREAKING: US Congress 'Reaches Last-Minute Agreement on Debt Ceiling'

Washington sources claim Republicans and Democrats have brokered 11th-hour truce to avert default and end months-long gridlock.

From Politics & Policy Oct 12

UK Press Regulation: Political Parties Reach Historic Agreement on Royal Charter

Tories, Lib Dems and Labour agree Royal Charter after months of wrangling triggered by Leveson report.

From Politics & Policy Oct 08

EDL's Tommy Robinson 'Will Definitely Form New Group' After Quitting

EXCLUSIVE: Robinson's assistant tells IBTimes UK far-right figurehead's decision has left EDL in shock.

From Entertainment Oct 03

Tom Clancy, Author of Patriot Games and Hunt for Red October, Dies Aged 66 [VIDEO]

American thriller writer and one of world's biggest-selling authors dies in hospital in Baltimore.

From Politics & Policy Sep 24, 2013

Godfrey Bloom Quits as Ukip MEP Over 'Sluts' Row

Bloom resigns after having whip removed over actions at Ukip conference.

From Politics & Policy Sep 21, 2013

Nigel Farage: Godfrey Bloom Should Lose Whip [VIDEO]

'Sluts' outburst and attack on journalist at Ukip conference slammed as diversionary and ridiculous by party leader.

From Politics & Policy Sep 21, 2013

Ukip 'Bongo Bongo Land' MEP Godfrey Bloom: Women are 'Sluts'

Nigel Farage promises investigation after Bloom mocks female politicians and hits reporter on head with brochure.

From Politics & Policy Sep 20, 2013

I Did Not Sing Hitler Youth Songs, Insists Nigel Farage

Ukip leader says he said 'ridiculous things' as a teenager but Nazi claim is 'complete baloney'.