VIDEO: 'The Italian Mark Zuckerberg'
10 Jul 2014 2:18:08
Matteo Achilli is taking his recruitment company global, while he is still at university.
VIDEO: Do unions have a strike mandate?
10 Jul 2014 2:08:52
The government has criticised unions calling strike action without a significant enough level of support.
Iraq rebels 'seize nuclear material'
10 Jul 2014 1:48:08
Iraq warns the UN that Sunni militants have seized nuclear materials used for scientific research at a university in Mosul.
London Market Report
10 Jul 2014 1:46:18
The FTSE 100 slides, along with other European indexes, as shares resume their recent downward path.
Bank holds interest rates at 0.5%
10 Jul 2014 1:11:50
The Bank of England holds UK interest rates at a record low of 0.5% for another month, and keeps its quantitative easing programme at £375bn.
North Sea oil revenue 'to fall'
10 Jul 2014 1:10:45
Dwindling revenue from North Sea oil will increase the pressure on government finances over the coming decades, according to the OBR.
UK trade deficit widens in May
10 Jul 2014 1:09:47
The UK's trade deficit widened in May, pushed up by aircraft imports, official data from the Office for National Statistics shows.
Google to fund European start-ups
10 Jul 2014 0:58:12
Google is launching a venture capital fund to invest in promising European technology companies.
Home price fall 'expected in London'
10 Jul 2014 0:33:42
House prices in London are expected to fall over the next three months, according to a poll of chartered surveyors.
Rare bird image sparks bags warning
10 Jul 2014 9:25:54
RSPB Scotland is urging people to discard unwanted plastic bags carefully after a rare bird was photographed with one caught in its beak.
Animal experiments show small rise
10 Jul 2014 9:14:00
The number of animal experiments carried out in the UK showed a small rise last year, despite a pledge by the government to reduce them.
Warm weather lifts Primark sales
10 Jul 2014 9:01:41
Revenues at the budget fashion retailer Primark have grown sharply thanks to new stores and warmer weather, owner Associated British Foods says.
LHC scientists to search for 'fifth force of Nature'
10 Jul 2014 8:35:55
Is the Higgs boson made up of other particles?
Burberry warns of exchange rate hit
10 Jul 2014 7:31:13
Burberry, the UK luxury fashion brand, announces a strong rise in sales but warns that profits could be hit by unfavourable exchange rates.
Malaysian banks in mega-merger talks
10 Jul 2014 7:30:13
Three of Malaysia's biggest lenders are in talks about a possible merger that would create the country's biggest banking group.
VIDEO: Explorer emerges after living underwater
10 Jul 2014 7:14:07
Ocean explorer Fabien Cousteau, grandson of Jacques Cousteau, has just resurfaced after spending 31 days living underwater.
Public sector workers in mass strike
10 Jul 2014 6:48:45
Industrial action is taking place across the UK over a series of disputes with the government - with more than a million public sector workers due to strike.
China trade surplus narrows in June
10 Jul 2014 3:24:20
China's trade surplus narrows to $32bn (£18bn) in June after the pace of exports slowed and imports increased.
Rescuers refloat stranded baby whale
10 Jul 2014 2:59:17
Rescuers manage to refloat a young whale that has been stranded on a beach in Queensland, Australia, for two days.
American Apparel agrees rescue deal
10 Jul 2014 1:19:08
US clothing retailer American Apparel is reshuffling its management board as part of a deal to raise fresh finance.
Dispersal 'key to reptile survival'
10 Jul 2014 0:14:42
Reptiles whose offspring's gender is dependent on temperature must spread out to survive the effects of climate change, new research shows.
VIDEO: Lufthansa plans new low-cost airline
09 Jul 2014 3:41:50
Germany's biggest airline, Lufthansa, is planning to set up a new low-cost airline for long-distance travel.
Insurers to provide clearer quotes
09 Jul 2014 3:04:06
Insurance companies are to be forced to provide clearer information on annual renewal quotations, after coming under pressure from consumer groups.
Is Cambridge the template for the UK economy?
09 Jul 2014 3:00:20
Has Cambridge cracked the code for economic success?
What's in a name?
09 Jul 2014 3:00:16
Would Google have made it as BackRub?