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?
South Sudan economy in fragile state
09 Jul 2014 3:00:12
War-torn South Sudan's oil-rich economy on the edge of collapse
India set to present federal budget
09 Jul 2014 3:00:08
Measures aimed at reviving India's slowing economy are set to be announced by the country's new government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in its budget on Thursday.
Google Glass controlled by brainwave
09 Jul 2014 3:00:04
A London start-up hacks Google Glass so it can be controlled by a person's brainwaves.
VIDEO: Drone helps Fukushima clean-up
09 Jul 2014 2:39:23
Scientists at the University of Bristol have successfully mapped radiation levels around a Japanese power station using a drone.
VIDEO: Vatican overhauls scandal-hit bank
09 Jul 2014 2:29:00
Extensive reforms of the scandal-hit Vatican bank have been announced with the entire senior management team being replaced.
HMRC loses Rangers tax case appeal
09 Jul 2014 1:19:13
HM Revenue and Customs loses its appeal over Rangers use of Employee Benefit Trusts (EBTs) - the so-called "Big Tax Case".
Experts hired after bank media leak
09 Jul 2014 9:42:59
Newspaper has obtained thousands of details of Kleinwort Benson customers in the Channel Islands.
Fed plans to end stimulus in October
09 Jul 2014 8:45:40
The Federal Reserve plans to end its stimulus programme in October if US economic growth continues at its current pace, meeting minutes released Wednesday reveal.
Sainsbury's against longer Sundays
09 Jul 2014 8:31:20
Sainsbury's former chief executive Justin King tells the BBC that the company is against relaxing Sunday trading rules.
VIDEO: Pesticide threat to wild birds
09 Jul 2014 7:16:09
New research suggests that a farm pesticide which has been blamed for impacting Britain's bee colonies may also be harming the nation's wild birds.
Bird decline linked to pesticide use
09 Jul 2014 7:02:49
A new report says the widespread use of a neonicotinoid chemical is linked to a marked decline in bird numbers in Europe.
Solar firms entitled to compensation
09 Jul 2014 6:22:48
Fourteen solar panel companies are entitled to compensation from the government over cuts in subsidies for solar electricity, a high court judge rules.