Space view of Earth's magnetic rocks
21 Mar 2017 1:32:40
Earth's history is recorded in the magnetisation of its hard, outer shell.
Contrasting fortunes for island property
21 Mar 2017 1:23:51
UK house prices rose in the last year - but the gap between values in two Scottish isles widened.
Spaceport protest delays rocket launch in French Guiana
21 Mar 2017 0:49:20
Striking workers block the roll-out of the booster at the Kourou spaceport in French Guiana.
UK inflation rate leaps to 2.3%
21 Mar 2017 0:42:42
Rising fuel and food prices help to push the inflation rate to the highest since September 2013.
February borrowing lowest for 10 years
21 Mar 2017 0:39:57
Government borrowing at this stage in the financial year has not been this low since 2008.
'Step change' needed to create more woodland
21 Mar 2017 9:19:51
Too little new woodland is being created in England, say MPs, amid warnings of a "tree planting crisis".
'Extreme and unusual' climate trends continue after record 2016
21 Mar 2017 9:19:17
The world continues to experience extreme climate trends after a record breaking 2016, says WMO.
Spider venom may offer stroke therapy
21 Mar 2017 9:12:41
Protein extracted from funnel webs may help minimise the effects of brain damage after a stroke.
21 Mar 2017 9:11:15
The feuding family members who built up South Korea's Lotte Group empire are reunited in court.
FTSE 100 lifted by banks and oil firms
21 Mar 2017 9:06:16
UK shares edge higher in early trade, with energy firms helped by a rebound in oil prices.
Google and Facebook now paying full tax, Australia says
21 Mar 2017 8:36:40
Multinational companies are paying full taxes due in Australia after a change in the law.
Google promises to take action on 'hateful' content
21 Mar 2017 8:15:36
Company says it will also tighten advertising safeguards and revisit guidelines on YouTube videos.
21 Mar 2017 0:18:54
CPIH is about to become the headline measure of inflation, but it's not a proper national statistic.
21 Mar 2017 0:11:20
Not all cyber-attacks are about theft, some seek to undermine the trust placed in data and documents.
21 Mar 2017 0:07:48
The technology behemoth Google may be in the spotlight with concerns over adverts ending up on extremist websites, but the wider UK advertising industry itself is facing numerous other challenges.
AkzoNobel wins Dutch political support against possible bid
21 Mar 2017 0:01:56
A possible bid for the maker of Dulux paint faces growing opposition in the company's Dutch homeland.
Business jargon in job adverts putting off young people
20 Mar 2017 1:58:30
Business jargon is putting off young applicants- Radio 4's PM tries to decipher some of it.
Lord King: Scotland 'could be independent'
20 Mar 2017 1:34:16
Former Bank of England governor suggests in BBC interview that fears around currency are unfounded.
No major currency problem for Scotland, says Mervyn King
20 Mar 2017 1:16:47
"Scotland certainly could be an independent country", says former governor of the Bank of England.
Brazil meat scandal: China and EU suspend imports
20 Mar 2017 0:39:48
Brazilian police have accused top meat producers of selling unsafe produce and bribing health inspectors.
Low UK interest rates 'hurt productivity but saved jobs'
20 Mar 2017 0:03:10
Bank of England economist Andy Haldane says ultra-low interest rates hurt productivity but saved jobs.
LHC: Five new particles hold clues to sub-atomic glue
20 Mar 2017 9:14:15
Researchers discover five new sub-atomic particles that could help to explain how atoms are held together.
US billionaire philanthropist David Rockefeller dies at 101
20 Mar 2017 9:01:10
Mr Rockefeller, the last of his generation in the famed American family, was 101 years old.
Bill Gates tops Forbes' rich list but Trump's wealth slips
20 Mar 2017 7:58:05
Microsoft founder Bill Gates again tops Forbes' annual rich list, while Donald Trump's fortune slips.
Meet Mumbai's Flipper and his six penguin friends
20 Mar 2017 6:14:58
Seven Humboldt penguins have gone on display at Mumbai's main zoo but the move has been controversial.