The future of air travel in the Middle East - Chance and challenge

There’s little doubt that the Middle East is rapidly becoming one of the world’s fastest growing aviation hubs. With an ever increasing global population, the region is continuing to grow as more and more people pass through to live, work or visit. Apr 14, 2015

Manuscript by Nazi code breaker Alan Turing sells for $1m

A 56-page handwritten notebook that belonged to World War Two Nazi code breaker and computer pioneer Alan Turing, played by actor Benedict Cumberbatch in the film The Imitation Game, sold for more than $1m (£680m), Bonhams said on 13 April. Apr 14, 2015

Islamic State breaches Iraqs largest refinery

Footage released on social media purportedly shows Islamic State militants breaching the security perimeter around Iraqs Baiji oil refinery after clashes with security forces early on 13 April. Apr 14, 2015

Ricci perfumes heiress found guilty in HSBC tax fraud case

A Paris court found the heiress of the Nina Ricci perfume and fashion business guilty of tax fraud on 13 April, in a high-profile trial prompted by leaked lists of people who used the services of HSBC bank in Switzerland. Apr 14, 2015