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  • 1 October 2014

    TENS of thousands of pro- democracy demonstrators have extended a blockade of Hong Kong streets, stockpiling supplies and erecting makeshift barricades ahead of what some fear may be a push by police to clear the roads before Chinese National Day.

  • 1 October 2014

    POLICE have launched raids on homes in several suburbs in the Australian city of Melbourne where a suspected terrorist was shot dead last week.

  • 1 October 2014

    A US hospital has isolated a patient showing signs of having Ebola.

  • 1 October 2014

    AN independence vote set for November in Spain's powerful Catalonia region has been halted by the nation's constitutional court after the central government mounted a legal case saying the planned referendum would be illegal.

  • 1 October 2014

    ISRAELI Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has warned that Hamas and the Islamic State group (IS) are branches of the same poisonous tree, both bent on world domination through terror, just as the Nazis were.

  • 30 September 2014

    SPAIN has moved to try to block a Scottish-style independence referendum in Catalonia.

  • 30 September 2014

    PROSECUTORS at a UN court in The Hague have called for former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic to be sentenced to life in prison for his alleged crimes, including the massacre of more than 7,000 men and boys in Srebrenica and the shelling of Sarajevo.

  • 30 September 2014

    FIVE more bodies have been found near the summit of a Japanese volcano as toxic gases and ash from the still-erupting mountain forced rescue workers to halt efforts to recover the victims.