ABN Amro executives renounce bonus
29 Mar 2015 0:25:51
Executives at the Dutch bank ABN Amro have renounced a €100,000 allowance after a public outcry over the extra pay.
Deal creates largest travel retailer
29 Mar 2015 8:41:45
Swiss firm Dufry buys a controlling stake in World Duty Free from the Benetton family, creating the world's largest travel retailer.
EU exit economic self harm - Clegg
29 Mar 2015 6:27:49
Leaving the European Union would be an act of economic "self harm" and could risk the UK recovery, Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg says.
Benefit cuts 'not yet decided'
29 Mar 2015 2:33:10
The work and pensions secretary says the Conservatives are not keeping plans for £12bn of benefit cuts secret - saying no final decisions have been made.
Greece's creditors mull new reforms
29 Mar 2015 0:08:46
Greece's creditors are studying new reform plans put forward by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' government in a bid to secure further bailout funds.
Best Buy closes Canada's Future Shop
29 Mar 2015 8:54:41
US consumer electronics chain Best Buy is closing its Canadian subsidiary, Future Shop, and converting 65 of its 131 stores into Best Buy outlets.
Graphene light bulb set for shops
28 Mar 2015 3:51:01
A light bulb made from graphene - said by its UK developers to be the first commercially viable consumer product using the super-strong carbon - is to go on sale later this year.
Apple boss 'to donate $800m fortune'
28 Mar 2015 9:48:03
Apple CEO Tim Cook says he will give away most of his $800m (£537m) fortune to good causes before he dies.
VIDEO: A year in space: Soyuz docks at ISS
28 Mar 2015 4:09:56
A Russian Soyuz spacecraft has docked at the International Space Station carrying three astronauts, two of whom are due to spend a record 12 months there.
VIDEO: Pao loses Silicon Valley bias case
28 Mar 2015 2:01:54
A jury finds that a Silicon Valley firm did not discriminate against a female employee.
What is the point of the Large Hadron Collider?
28 Mar 2015 1:49:11
David Shukman on the justifications for the Large Hadron Collider
What drives people to murder-suicide?
28 Mar 2015 0:13:15
What drives people to murder-suicide?
Silicon Valley firm wins bias case
27 Mar 2015 2:15:12
A California jury has found that a venture capital firm did not discriminate against a female employee in a closely watched case in Silicon Valley.
How to open your own bed and breakfast
27 Mar 2015 2:04:27
How to start your own bed and breakfast
Apple boss criticises 'anti-gay' law
27 Mar 2015 0:06:53
Tim Cook criticises a 'religious freedom law' in the US state of Indiana, which it is argued could allow companies to discriminate against gay and lesbian customers.
Germanwings crash: Counting the cost
27 Mar 2015 7:24:24
What compensation is the airline legally obliged to pay?
VIDEO: Algeria's young, educated and jobless
27 Mar 2015 6:33:59
Cuts in Algeria's public sector has increased unemployment and young people are worried for their future.
Loaded magazine says it will close
27 Mar 2015 6:30:42
Loaded Magazine, one of the so-called "lads' magazines" of the mid-1990s, is to close down, publisher Simian says.
Israel to resume tax transfers to PA
27 Mar 2015 6:29:12
Israel is to stop withholding tax revenues collected on behalf of the Palestinian Authority, a move that has crippled the Palestinian economy.
Greens ‘want 1% of GDP for science’
27 Mar 2015 5:32:19
A promise by the Greens to bring science funding up to 1% of GDP differs from the statements offered by six party leaders, answering a call to set out their policies on science.
VIDEO: India's new charitable fundraisers
27 Mar 2015 5:19:12
Philanthropy and corporate giving are becoming an important part of doing business in India.
VIDEO: Fears for rupee slide against dollar
27 Mar 2015 5:15:54
Despite the resilience of the rupee, Indian manufacturers fear the growing strength of the US dollar.
Dame Stephanie Shirley: Why do ambitious women have flat heads?
27 Mar 2015 5:10:12
Dame Stephanie Shirley is the most successful tech entrepreneur you never heard of. In the 1960s, she founded a pioneering all-woman software company in the UK, which was ultimately valued at $3 billion, making millionaires of 70 of her team members. In this frank and often hilarious talk, she explains why she went by “Steve,” how she upended the expectations of the time, and shares some sure-fire ways to identify ambitious women …
Duo ready for one year in space
27 Mar 2015 4:31:13
US astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko are about to undertake a 12-month tour of duty on the International Space Station.
VIDEO: Safari users win right to sue Google
27 Mar 2015 4:14:20
Google has lost a Court of Appeal bid to stop consumers having the right to sue in the UK over alleged misuse of privacy settings.