VIDEO: Hijab-wearing model: Fashion is changing
30 Sep 2015 5:27:24
Mariah Idrissi, the first Muslim model wearing a hijab to appear in an H&M advert, tells the BBC she believes the fashion industry has changed to cater better for women the headscarf.
Electricity from the air - Drayson's big idea
30 Sep 2015 4:13:26
Free energy from the air. It sounds like a fantasy but that is what entrepreneur Lord Drayson has just unveiled at London's Royal Institution.
Rail electrification work to restart
30 Sep 2015 2:52:37
The electrification of the TransPennine Express and Midland Mainline is to be restarted after being stopped in June so a review could be carried out.
Bank account complaints jump by a third
30 Sep 2015 2:24:39
The number of people complaining about their current accounts jumps by a third in the first half of the year, the financial regulator says.
The unanswered VW questions
30 Sep 2015 0:57:20
What questions do we still not have the answers to?
VW scandal: 1.2m UK vehicles affected
30 Sep 2015 0:51:03
Volkswagen says 1.2m UK diesel vehicles, including VW, Audi, Seat and Skoda brands, involved in emissions scandal.
Eurozone back in deflation in September
30 Sep 2015 0:41:04
Deflation returned to the eurozone in September for the first time in six months, official figure show.
Perhaps austerity didn't choke off UK recovery
30 Sep 2015 0:19:20
New figures published today show a sharp improvement in the UK's trade performance - and also re-open the debate about whether George Osborne's austerity choked off the recovery.
UK service sector slows in July
30 Sep 2015 0:06:03
Growth in the UK service sector slowed in July compared with June, according to official figures.
VIDEO: VW enthusiasts react to the scandal
30 Sep 2015 8:58:44
Fans of VW cars who gathered recently at an event in the New Forest, give their reaction to the carmaker's emissions scandal.
Sainsbury's leads FTSE rebound
30 Sep 2015 8:09:45
UK shares jump as trading gets under way, with Sainsbury's leading the way after the supermarket group lifts its profit forecast.
VIDEO: Tesla unveils Model X electric car
30 Sep 2015 8:07:56
Electric car maker Tesla unveils a new electric car that can hold seven people and has unusual double-hinged doors.
Australia's 7-Eleven heads resign
30 Sep 2015 8:02:35
Australia's 7-Eleven convenience store chain sees its chief executive and chairman resign amid a worker exploitation scandal.
Sainsbury's sees sales fall again
30 Sep 2015 6:42:53
Sainsbury's reports another fall in like-for-like sales, but the supermarket group says profits will be a bit better than expected.
Annual house price growth 'picks up'
30 Sep 2015 6:30:46
The annual pace of UK house price growth picked up to 3.8% in September, according to the Nationwide building society.
China fines Bombardier over venture
30 Sep 2015 3:51:07
China fines Canadian train maker Bombardier and a local unit of train giant CRRC for setting up a joint venture without government approval.
Asian shares recover from losses
30 Sep 2015 1:50:49
Asian markets head mostly higher, recovering from the previous session's steep losses as investors' tried to regain confidence.
Has Indonesia's president delivered?
30 Sep 2015 1:30:47
The Indonesian people are known for being patient and forgiving - but President Joko Widodo will need to act quickly and decisively to ensure he doesn't lose their support.
VIDEO: Will China loosen its Facebook policy?
29 Sep 2015 3:49:20
Facebook's boss met China's President Xi Jinping and spoke to him in Mandarin at a meeting last week. But Facebook remains banned in China - what are chances China will loosen its rules?
VIDEO: Has Indonesia's president brought growth?
29 Sep 2015 3:40:31
A year ago, the Indonesian president Joko Widodo swept to power promising to boost growth through infrastructure and foreign investment - how has he done?
Ralph Lauren steps down as company boss
29 Sep 2015 3:28:30
The designer Ralph Lauren is to step down as the head of the luxury fashion company he founded nearly 50 years ago, but will remain in other senior roles.
Greek tragedy for education opportunities
29 Sep 2015 3:14:10
Debt crisis has been 'catastrophe' for Greek students
AB InBev and the craft beer challenge
29 Sep 2015 3:11:49
The mega-breweries face a growing challenge from craft beers
Could the government save SSI steel?
29 Sep 2015 3:09:35
Could the government save SSI steel at Redcar?
EU plan to tap funds across Europe
29 Sep 2015 3:05:27
New plans that could help business tap investment across Europe are to be outlined by Britain's EU Commissioner on Wednesday.