FT owners Pearson posts £115m loss
24 Jul 2015 6:24:13
Publishing group Pearson - which is selling its Financial Times newspaper - reports a first half loss of £115m compared with £36m a year earlier.
WTO breakthrough on IT trade deal
24 Jul 2015 6:11:09
The World Trade Organization (WTO) on Friday finalized a deal to cut tariffs on $1 trillion (£644bn) worth of information technology products.
Australia's role in search for alien life
24 Jul 2015 6:04:24
Searching for alien life with a telescope down under
VIDEO: All the Pluto pictures in 60 seconds
24 Jul 2015 5:59:14
It's the dwarf planet that keeps on giving. Now Newsround has compiled all the pictures of Pluto so far into one manageable minute.
Plastic bag use rises for fifth year
24 Jul 2015 4:38:46
The number of single-use plastic bags handed out by UK supermarkets increases for the fifth year, rising to 8.5 billion.
Japan urged to ‘reload Abenomics’
24 Jul 2015 3:20:57
The International Monetary Fund warns Japan not to rely too much on the weak yen but to push for more reforms.
US sanctions Singapore shipping firm
24 Jul 2015 2:53:50
The US blacklists a Singapore-based shipping firm over allegations it is supporting illicit arms shipments to North Korea.
Four-legged snake fossil discovered
24 Jul 2015 0:24:40
Scientists find the first ever four-legged snake, which lived at the time of the dinosaurs and probably dug burrows.
Rudd criticised for climate plans
23 Jul 2015 3:37:00
The energy and climate change secretary is accused of "grotesque hypocrisy" ahead of a speech she will deliver about the government's plan to tackle climate change.
What next for Google's $3.2bn guru?
23 Jul 2015 3:25:48
What next for the man in charge of Google Glass?
VIDEO: Google Glass 'going to take time'
23 Jul 2015 3:25:29
Tony Fadell, the man in charge of Google's troubled Glass computer, tells the BBC it is going to take time to get it right.
Fresh water 'key' to monsoon forecast
23 Jul 2015 3:07:23
Trying to predict the South Asian monsoon by studying the ocean
Drugs firms boost their dementia spending
23 Jul 2015 3:02:11
How drugs firms are spending more on chronic illnesses
What is the point of Twitter?
23 Jul 2015 3:02:10
The dos and don'ts of Twitter for bosses
Starbucks hails 'record' sales
23 Jul 2015 2:33:54
"Among the strongest and most remarkable quarters in our over 23 years as a public company," is how Starbucks boss Howard Schultz has described its third quarter performance.
VIDEO: Pearson sells Financial Times
23 Jul 2015 2:18:08
Pearson publishing group sell the Financial Times to Japanese group Nikkei.
Amazon surprises with profit jump
23 Jul 2015 0:37:09
Amazon shares surged more than 14% in after-hours trading after it reported better than expected sales figures.
McDonald's testing breakfast shake up
23 Jul 2015 8:48:26
Buying a McDonald's breakfast after the current cut off time of 10.30 may soon be possible, in the US at least.
Denmark-Germany tunnel gets go-ahead
23 Jul 2015 8:05:12
Denmark gets EU approval for a 19km (12-mile) road-rail tunnel that will cut journey times to Germany.
Bronze Age skeleton found at dig
23 Jul 2015 7:32:21
A 4,000 year-old Bronze Age skeleton, believed to be that of a child, is unearthed by archaeologists at a dig in Wiltshire.
Why buy the Financial Times?
23 Jul 2015 6:49:17
How the Financial Times has changed in its 127 year history
Funding for Green Deal scheme ended
23 Jul 2015 6:44:40
The government announces it is to cease funding for the Green Deal, spelling the end for its flagship energy household efficiency programme.
'Earth 2.0' found by Nasa telescope
23 Jul 2015 6:40:10
A haul of planets from Nasa's Kepler telescope includes a world sharing many characteristics with Earth.
Northern Rock loan decision reversed
23 Jul 2015 5:45:55
A court has reversed a decision that would have led to compensation being paid to 43,000 borrowers with the former bank Northern Rock.
Right-to-buy 'will hit' home supply
23 Jul 2015 5:30:54
Rural housing campaigners warn that the government's plan to extend right to buy legislation could decimate the provision of affordable housing.