Did Blue Arrow make bank fraud untriable?
14 Apr 2014 0:35:54
Did a 1992 fraud trial put City titans beyond the reach of law?
Work to restore Caledonian forest
13 Apr 2014 3:54:27
Work begins on a scheme to restore native Caledonian pine forest in Speyside, which will involve planting almost 100,000 trees.
VIDEO: Jaffna shakes off scars of war
13 Apr 2014 3:53:25
Sri Lanka's city of Jaffna suffered more than most during the country's civil war but now it is enjoying an economic renaissance - and its first ever traffic light.
'Almost 85,000' Scots on zero-hours
13 Apr 2014 3:53:19
As many as 85,000 people in Scotland could be employed on zero-hours contracts, according to the Scottish Trades Union Council.
The self-storage millionaires
13 Apr 2014 3:13:04
The men who got rich selling empty space
Gas from coal: The future or fantasy?
13 Apr 2014 3:10:28
Can coal become the clean energy of the future?
The boss who wants staff to have fun
13 Apr 2014 3:06:33
The boss who makes sure his staff are as happy as possible
GSK 'paid Polish doctors bribes'
13 Apr 2014 3:04:46
UK drug company GlaxoSmithKline is facing a criminal investigation in Poland for allegedly bribing doctors, BBC Panorama discovers.
Families on 'financial knife-edge'
13 Apr 2014 3:03:24
Almost 4m families are one month from homelessness because they have enough money to pay their rent or mortgage for only a month, housing charity Shelter says.
VIDEO: India election: Political lookalikes
13 Apr 2014 3:00:56
A number of Indians who bear an uncanny resemblance to political figures, past and present, are seizing the opportunity to make some money.
Wages to pass inflation 'this month'
13 Apr 2014 3:00:54
Wages are set to rise by more than inflation for the first time in almost six years as the UK economy enters a "long period of low inflation", EY says.
10 inventions that owe their success to World War One
13 Apr 2014 2:51:06
...and nine other inventions that owe their success to WW1
The IPCC and the elephant in the room
13 Apr 2014 2:15:37
Matt McGrath on the IPCC's latest climate change findings
VIDEO: World 'must end dirty fuel use'
13 Apr 2014 0:50:47
A long-awaited UN report on how to curb climate change says the world must rapidly move away from carbon-intensive fuels.
Myners says he backs Co-op values
13 Apr 2014 8:59:29
Lord Myners accuses critics of misunderstanding his approach to reforming the Co-op, saying he supports the Co-operative model.
EU 'must lead' climate change fight
13 Apr 2014 4:24:05
The European Union must do more" to lead worldwide efforts to limit climate change, the UK government says.
Chinese firm buys House of Fraser
13 Apr 2014 2:58:01
House of Fraser sells an 89% stake in its UK department store business to Chinese conglomerate Sanpower in a deal worth £480m.
Councils 'hustled' over housing
13 Apr 2014 2:00:02
The director general of the National Trust accuses the government of pushing councils to produce local plans quickly so homes can be built.
World must end 'dirty' fuel use - UN
13 Apr 2014 0:46:32
A long-awaited report on how to curb climate change says the world must rapidly move away from carbon-intensive fuels.
ECB signals further monetary stimulus
13 Apr 2014 0:03:01
European Central Bank president, Mario Draghi, says he is ready to provide "further stimulus" if the euro remains strong and inflation low.
VIDEO: Green investment 'needs to treble'
13 Apr 2014 9:27:47
Scientists are calling for a big shift to renewable energy as a solution to the problems caused by global warming.
UN: 'Massive shift' needed on energy
13 Apr 2014 2:04:29
A UN report on climate change is expected to call for a trebling of the planet's use of renewable energy to reduce the risks of global warming.
IPCC accused of 'marginalising' poor
12 Apr 2014 3:14:07
Climate researchers meeting in Berlin have been accused of not paying enough attention to the interests of developing countries.
Peregrine nest on university library
12 Apr 2014 3:10:39
A peregrine falcon nest is spotted on a ledge at the University Library in Cambridge after an environmentalist says he saw them mating on the side of the tower.
UN dilemma over 'Cinderella' technology
12 Apr 2014 9:35:16
Why isn't plan to remove CO2 from atmosphere catching on?