VIDEO: Prince's rural community concerns
10 Mar 2013 0:00:42
The Prince of Wales has spoken of his concern for Britain's farming communities in a special edition of BBC One's Countryfile programme.
The start-up that was too successful
10 Mar 2013 7:13:35
The clothing firm that found it was too popular
Big gains for Norway oil wealth fund
10 Mar 2013 1:55:16
Norway's oil fund, one of the biggest investors in the world, rose in value by 13.4% last year, its second-best performance ever.
VIDEO: Yours for hire: A life of luxury
10 Mar 2013 1:40:46
At the 2013 International Boat Show in Dubai many business are trying to sell a dream of luxury living - but for those less wealthy, other firms offer the opportunity to rent a yacht or supercar for a day.
Japan quake 'heard at edge of space'
10 Mar 2013 1:20:32
A deep rumble produced by the great Tohoku earthquake in Japan two years ago was sensed by a satellite circling the Earth, scientists say.
Dead pig mystery in Shanghai river
10 Mar 2013 8:54:10
An inquiry is launched in China after more than 900 dead pigs are found floating in a river near the eastern city of Shanghai.
From Beyonce to Electra: What inspires insect names?
10 Mar 2013 3:27:37
What inspires the names given to insect species?
Football finances concern for clubs
10 Mar 2013 0:04:17
A BBC survey for Late Kick Off shows clubs are worried about the financial health of the Football League.
Saga home insurance premiums row
09 Mar 2013 3:55:22
If you stay with one home insurer for many years, you may find your premium rises astronomically.
VIDEO: Your Money: Pay day loans and older workers
09 Mar 2013 1:35:01
This week on Your Money, Philip Hampsheir looks at negative equity in the housing market, the crack down on pay day lenders, and how working past retirement can affect people's pensions.
Star Trek 'holodeck' in the living room?
09 Mar 2013 3:17:11
New technology could make virtual reality a real reality
Researchers grow teeth from cells
09 Mar 2013 1:12:37
Dentists could one day be able to replace missing teeth with ones newly grown from gum cells, say British researchers.
The pensioners who choose to work
08 Mar 2013 3:35:49
'Why I decided to work beyond state pension age'
Carmakers look to SUVs for profits
08 Mar 2013 3:29:52
Carmakers turn to sports vehicles for profits
News Corp gets $2.6bn from spin off
08 Mar 2013 2:22:36
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp will start its new life as a mainly-publishing company with no debt and $2.6bn (£1.7bn) in cash when it is spun off.
Answers demanded over mortgage rise
08 Mar 2013 9:08:16
The chairman of the Treasury Committee, Andrew Tyrie, writes to the Financial Services Authority about the Bank of Ireland's plan to raise mortgage tracker rates.
Key galaxy distance re-measured
08 Mar 2013 7:49:55
Astronomers update one of their most important numbers - the distance to the Large Magellanic Cloud, a close-by galaxy to our own Milky Way.
TED: Shane Koyczan: "To This Day" ... for the bullied and beautiful - Shane Koyczan (2013)
08 Mar 2013 6:01:43
By turn hilarious and haunting, poet Shane Koyczan puts his finger on the pulse of what it's like to be young and … different. "To This Day," his spoken-word poem about bullying, captivated millions as a viral video (created, crowd-source style, by 80 animators). Here, he gives a glorious, live reprise with backstory and violin accompaniment by Hannah Epperson.
Watchdog contradicts PM on growth
08 Mar 2013 5:36:53
David Cameron is involved in a dispute with the Office for Budget Responsibility about the impact of austerity measures on economic growth.
VIDEO: Post Office 'can afford pay rises'
08 Mar 2013 5:10:44
Thousands of staff at Crown - or main - post offices have voted to go on strike.
Turtle 'victory' at wildlife meeting
08 Mar 2013 4:47:35
Some of the world’s most endangered turtles have been given additional protection at the Cites conservation meeting in Bangkok.
US economy creates 236,000 jobs
08 Mar 2013 3:48:30
The US economy adds 236,000 jobs in February, and the jobless rate eases to 7.7%.
VIDEO: Barclays' millionaires 'no surprise'
08 Mar 2013 3:26:30
The 428 employees at Barclays earning more than £1m is "no surprise" to banking analyst and chairman of the Financial Services Club Chris Skinner.
Barclays paid 428 staff £1m-plus
08 Mar 2013 2:52:26
A total of 428 employees of Barclays earned more than £1m last year, the bank discloses.
VIDEO: Romanians 'not lazy workshy people'
08 Mar 2013 2:50:09
British newspapers have portrayed her fellow Romanians as "lazy workshy people" the Cheeky Girl singer Monica Irimia said in her This Week film on immigration.