JCB announces plans for 2,500 jobs
06 Dec 2013 5:45:23
Industrial vehicle manufacturer JCB announces plans to create 2,500 new jobs as part of a £150m expansion of its business.
UK Floods: Learning lessons from the past
06 Dec 2013 4:54:42
Do advances in technology mean we are better prepared?
VIDEO: Glastonbury's 'mootel' solar farm
06 Dec 2013 3:05:49
Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis explains why he covered the roof of his cow shed in solar panels.
Web fraud botnet ZeroAccess disrupted
06 Dec 2013 2:55:48
ZeroAccess, one of the world's largest botnets - a network of computers infected with malware, is disrupted by Microsoft and law enforcement agencies.
Qantas credit rating cut to junk
06 Dec 2013 2:24:55
Australian airline Qantas sees its credit rating downgraded to below-investment level, or junk, by the ratings agency Standard & Poor's.
Is solar power best kept small?
06 Dec 2013 2:18:24
Is solar power best kept small?
More men chat in girls' 'dialect'
06 Dec 2013 1:37:45
More men in California rise in pitch at the end of their sentences when talking, new research shows.
Fruit-mad monkeys eat 50 per day
06 Dec 2013 1:35:08
New research on South and Central American monkeys suggests that size is a key indicator of diet.
Could hi-tech make cyclists safer?
06 Dec 2013 0:09:46
Could new cycling accessories help make bikers safer?
Interns fight against unpaid work
05 Dec 2013 3:59:22
The young workers fighting against unpaid work
VIDEO: Interns fight back after unpaid work
05 Dec 2013 3:58:51
Samira Hussain reports on how interns are fighting back and successfully suing companies after having to work for free.
How a seaweed obsession paid off
05 Dec 2013 3:52:08
How an unusual passion led to a successful business
Sudan hopes tech will transform farming
05 Dec 2013 3:37:22
Could this tech transform Sudanese agriculture?
JP Morgan in cyber hack warning
05 Dec 2013 1:02:08
JP Morgan Chase is warning 465,000 holders of pre-paid cash cards issued by the US bank that their personal data may have been hacked.
Jaguar Land Rover invests in Brazil
05 Dec 2013 0:19:24
Jaguar Land Rover confirms plans to build a £240m car plant in Brazil capable of producing 24,000 vehicles a year.
VIDEO: The demise of the car tax disc
05 Dec 2013 8:32:23
Duncan Kennedy looks at the car tax disc and its history after the Chancellor announced that they are to go electronic and vanish from car windscreens
VIDEO: How will the Autumn Statement affect you?
05 Dec 2013 7:31:20
How will George Osborne's Autumn statement affect your budget?
VIDEO: Autumn Statement: Views from Trafford
05 Dec 2013 6:50:31
How has the chancellor's Autumn Statement been received? The BBC hears from the union Unison and an estate agents' body.
VIDEO: Autumn Statement: Your reaction
05 Dec 2013 6:39:35
The BBC's Paul Lewis takes a look at the public reaction to Chancellor George Osborne's Autumn Statement.
TED: David Lang: My underwater robot - David Lang (2013)
05 Dec 2013 5:59:58
David Lang is a maker who taught himself to become an amateur oceanographer -- or, he taught a robot to be one for him. In a charming talk Lang, a TED Fellow, shows how he and a network of ocean lovers teamed up to build open-sourced, low-cost underwater explorers.
US fast-food workers in strike
05 Dec 2013 5:28:52
Fast-food workers in nearly 100 cities across the US are planning to hold a 24-hour strike in protest at low wages on Thursday, organisers say.
Analysis: Old age pensions
05 Dec 2013 5:28:33
Why some people will have to work harder for longer
Funds for research with other nations
05 Dec 2013 5:15:32
The Chancellor George Osborne announces annual funding of £90m over five years for the UK to collaborate with emerging nations.
GM withdraws Chevrolet from Europe
05 Dec 2013 5:10:18
US car giant General Motors plans to withdraw its Chevrolet brand from Europe and concentrate more on its Opel and Vauxhall brands.
Living standards trump green agenda
05 Dec 2013 4:44:52
Living standards trump green agenda in Autumn Statement