World News

  • 22 October 2014

    POPE Francis will travel to Turkey next month, his first visit to the predominantly Muslim country which has become a refuge for Christians fleeing Islamic State militants in neighbouring Syria and in Iraq.

  • 22 October 2014

    The US Justice Department is restructuring its national security prosecution team to deal with cyber attacks and the threat of sensitive technology ending up in the wrong hands, as American business and government agencies face more intrusions.

  • 22 October 2014

    OSCAR de la Renta, one of the most sought-after ­fashion designers of the last half century, dressing American first ladies and Hollywood stars in his classic silhouettes, has died at the age of 82.