Our lonely society makes it hard to come home from war | Sebastian Junger
18 May 2016 4:22:09
Sebastian Junger has seen war up close, and he knows the impact that battlefield trauma has on soldiers. But he suggests there's another major cause of pain for veterans when they come home: the experience of leaving the tribal closeness of the military and returning to an alienating and bitterly divided modern society. "Sometimes, we ask ourselves if we can save the vets," Junger says. "I think the real question is if we can save ourselves."
VIDEO: How much will our energy cost?
18 May 2016 3:39:31
The EU makes rules around how our energy is generated, and both sides of the referendum debate claim that leaving or staying will hit our bills.
Millions of LinkedIn IDs 'for sale'
18 May 2016 3:24:54
LinkedIn plans to reset many of its users' passwords after logins for about 117 million of its accounts were advertised for sale.
VIDEO: China's new deep sea submarine
18 May 2016 2:14:51
Look inside a life-size model of a submarine which the Chinese hope will take humans to the very bottom of the ocean - the Mariana Trench, in the Pacific.
Zika virus may reach Europe this summer
18 May 2016 2:01:25
The Zika virus could spread to Europe this summer, although the likelihood of an outbreak is low to moderate according to the World Health Organization.
VIDEO: Hunting universe's strangest particles
18 May 2016 1:52:26
Deep underground, beneath Daya Bay in the south of China, scientists are hunting for the oddest particles in the cosmos - neutrinos.
VIDEO: Building a new dish
18 May 2016 1:50:53
BBC science correspondent Rebecca Morelle travels to China to take a close up tour of the Five-hundred-metre Aperture Spherical Telescope - or Fast for short.
Pension savers to be better protected
18 May 2016 1:43:12
The cash of millions of pension savers will be better protected, under plans announced alongside the Queen's Speech.
Satellite pictures 'clear skies' Africa
18 May 2016 1:03:02
The EU's new Sentinel-2a satellite builds a cloud-free view of Africa as it moves towards full capacity mapping.
Mitsubishi Motors president steps down
18 May 2016 0:02:03
Mitsubishi Motors says its president, Tetsuro Aikawa, will step down in the wake of the company's test-fixing scandal.
Japanese economy avoids recession
18 May 2016 9:40:41
Japan's economy has dodged a recession after it grew faster than expected in the first quarter of the year.
UK unemployment falls by 2,000
18 May 2016 8:48:44
UK unemployment fell to 1.69 million between January and March, official figures show, down 2,000 from the previous quarter.
Profits fall at fashion group Burberry
18 May 2016 8:22:35
Luxury fashion firm Burberry reports a fall in profits amid a "challenging environment" and announces plans to overhaul its retail operations.
FTSE 100 follows global markets lower
18 May 2016 7:48:26
The FTSE 100 opens lower, tracking losses seen in US and Asian markets overnight.
VIDEO: You won't be bored on board
18 May 2016 7:44:16
Aaron Heslehurst tries out the many pools, bars and restaurants on board the world's largest cruise ship, Harmony Of The Seas, ahead of its maiden voyage.
Falling energy prices hurt SSE profits
18 May 2016 7:02:35
Energy firm SSE says plummeting wholesale gas prices and lower household energy demand led to a 19% fall in annual profits.
VIDEO: Apple CEO aims to make inroads in India
18 May 2016 6:25:09
Apple's boss Tim Cook is in India for his first visit and looking to tap the country's fast-growing smartphone market.
China's Midea bids for robot maker Kuka
18 May 2016 6:16:52
China's biggest home appliances manufacturer Midea makes an unsolicited takeover bid for German industrial robot maker Kuka.
Suzuki shares slump on fuel test report
18 May 2016 4:51:53
Shares of Japanese automaker Suzuki Motor slump by as much as 15% on reports it may have conducted improper fuel economy testing.
Japan stocks rise after growth data
18 May 2016 2:42:15
VIDEO: Museums target the tech-savvy
18 May 2016 1:10:29
Art galleries and museums are now using more sophisticated modern techniques to draw audiences in and potentially turn a profit.
US raises China steel taxes by 522%
18 May 2016 1:05:59
The US raises its import duties on Chinese steelmakers by more than five-fold after accusing them of selling their products below market prices.
US eases economic sanctions on Myanmar
18 May 2016 0:25:29
The US lifts more of its economic sanctions on Myanmar, following historic political reforms in the country.
VIDEO: Why cruises aren't all plain sailing
17 May 2016 3:20:20
As the world's largest cruise liner, The Harmony Of The Seas, prepares for its maiden voyage, Aaron Heslehurst looks at some of the problems faced by the industry.
VIDEO: Big bucks for comic art
17 May 2016 3:03:53
Could the old comics in your garage fetch six figures?