Desmond withdrew in March 2004, when the price climbed above £600m, In November 2004, The Telegraph celebrated the tenth anniversary of its website, Electronic Telegraph, now renamed
The Electronic Telegraph launched in 1995 with 'The Daily Telegraph Guide to the Internet' by writer Sue Schofield for an annual charge of £180.00.
The Daily Mails star columnist and political analyst Simon Heffer left that paper in October 2005 to rejoin The Daily Telegraph, where he has become associate editor.
Heffer has written two columns a week for the paper since late October 2005 and is a regular contributor to the news podcast.
In 1876, Jules Verne published his novel Michael Strogoff, whose plot takes place during a fictional uprising and war in Siberia.Sleigh in June 1855 to air a personal grievance against the future commander-in-chief of the British Army, Prince George, Duke of Cambridge.Levy appointed his son, Edward Levy-Lawson, Lord Burnham, and Thornton Leigh Hunt to edit the newspaper.Canadian businessman Conrad Black, through companies controlled by him, bought the Telegraph Group in 1986.Black, through his holding company Ravelston Corporation, owned 78% of Hollinger Inc.