Zombie apocalypse: The future of universities?
04 Sep 2013 4:03:27
Is a TV show the future of higher education?
Second badger cull gets under way
04 Sep 2013 3:48:08
A pilot cull of badgers begins in west Gloucestershire, a week after badger killings began in Somerset.
VIDEO: SA gold miners go on strike
04 Sep 2013 3:40:41
Some 80,000 gold miners in South Africa have gone on a strike to call for higher pay, but their union has significantly scaled down its demands.
Australia growth better than forecast
04 Sep 2013 2:33:22
Australia reports better-then-forecast growth numbers for the April to June quarter, boosted by gains in consumer spending.
S&P says US lawsuit is 'retaliation'
04 Sep 2013 1:58:06
Standard and Poor's says the lawsuit filed against it by the US Justice Department is "retaliation" against its decision to downgrade the US credit rating.
VIDEO: Fashion's technology secrets revealed
04 Sep 2013 1:46:12
BBC News visits three people who in different ways are harnessing technology to change the way we experience fashion.
Sleep 'boosts brain cell numbers'
04 Sep 2013 1:17:39
Scientists believe they have discovered a new reason why we need to sleep - it replenishes a type of brain cell.
Wetlands' 'vital role in conflict'
04 Sep 2013 0:57:57
The UK's peat bogs and fenlands played a major role during times of conflict but they are now often overlooked or forgotten, say experts.
Richard III suffered from roundworm
04 Sep 2013 0:53:23
Richard III suffered from a roundworm infection, a team studying the remains of the king says.
Rare giant beetle found in a garden
04 Sep 2013 0:52:34
A conservation trust says a giant beetle found by an amateur naturalist may be first of its kind to be seen in Britain.
New date for origin of ancient Egypt
04 Sep 2013 0:51:17
A new timeline for the formation of ancient Egypt is established by scientists.
'How schools inflate science grades'
04 Sep 2013 0:45:08
Tricks used by some schools to inflate their GCSE science results will be revealed at a conference on Wednesday.
VIDEO: China 'is key' to Nokia's fortunes
04 Sep 2013 0:42:22
China is one of Nokia's biggest markets but as the BBC's Martin Patience reports from Beijing, it faces fierce competition there.
The forgotten father of web search
03 Sep 2013 3:01:06
The man who could have beaten Google
Running a newspaper in Burma
03 Sep 2013 3:00:54
The challenges of running a newspaper in Burma
Rangers board close to peace deal
03 Sep 2013 1:59:52
Rangers could add four new directors as a power struggle within the Ibrox club's board reaches a stalemate.
G20 warned over Africa tax avoidance
03 Sep 2013 1:55:32
Urgent action is needed at Thursday's G20 summit in St Petersburg to fix a tax system that allows firms to "rip off" poor African nations, Oxfam has warned.
VIDEO: Eating the killer Snakehead out of existence
03 Sep 2013 1:39:05
US gets a bellyful of an invasive predator
New Kodak emerges from bankruptcy
03 Sep 2013 9:23:09
Kodak emerges from bankruptcy protection as a much smaller business concentrating on services for businesses such as printing packaging.
VIDEO: TSB bank returns to the High Street
03 Sep 2013 7:57:22
630 Lloyds TSB branches are to be rebranded as TSB, affecting millions of customers
Deal approved for Home Park revamp
03 Sep 2013 7:26:44
Council leaders approve a key land deal in the £50m redevelopment of Home Park in Plymouth.
Google in Android KitKat surprise
03 Sep 2013 6:52:31
Google and Nestle reveal how they struck a surprise deal to make Android KitKat the name of the search firm's forthcoming mobile operating system.
Boss promises 'seamless' TSB launch
03 Sep 2013 6:22:25
Lloyds chief executive Antonio Horta-Osorio tries to reassure millions of customers who are being moved to the new TSB Bank next week.
VIDEO: 'It will be a seamless transition'
03 Sep 2013 5:59:50
Millions of customers who are being moved from Lloyds to a new TSB Bank are being promised a "seamless transition" by the banking group's chief executive Antonio Horta-Osorio.
AUDIO: PPI: Many complaints upheld
03 Sep 2013 5:21:43
The Financial Ombudsman Service tells BBC Radio 5 Live's Breakfast that it is upholding many of the record number of complaints put to it in the first six months of 2013, 86% of which are about PPI.