Google Play and iOS apps demand surges in India and China
17 Jan 2017 8:01:25
India set a new record for Google Play downloads in 2016, while demand for iOS software soared in China, a study says.
British American Tobacco takes control of Reynolds for $49bn
17 Jan 2017 7:56:02
UK tobacco firm BAT takes control of US rival Reynolds to combine brands including Rothmans and Camel.
First man to walk on the Moon, Gene Cernan, has died
17 Jan 2017 7:50:14
Documentary maker reflects on the life of astronaut Gene Cernan, following his death.
China probes 'fake seasoning producing hub' near Tianjin
17 Jan 2017 6:33:10
The factories were allegedly using unapproved ingredients like industrial salt in seasonings.
Concentrix: Tax credit claimants compensated
17 Jan 2017 3:18:30
About £87,000 compensation for people whose claims were wrongly handled by the US firm.
May rejects 'partial' EU membership in Brexit speech
17 Jan 2017 1:41:51
Theresa May will use her Brexit speech to say the UK "will not hold on to bits of EU membership".
Concerns over first snow and common leopards found in same area
17 Jan 2017 1:02:14
Video footage showing snow leopards and common leopards sharing the same habitat causes alarm.
My Shop: Kristin Baybars' toy shop in London
17 Jan 2017 0:19:33
Kristin Baybars has made and sold toys from her shop for 40 years - and modern toys don't impress her.
17 Jan 2017 0:14:06
Our voices can activate gadgets and authenticate ourselves to banks. But can they tell if we're ill?
17 Jan 2017 0:08:47
Maria Grazia Chiuri is the first female creative head at Christian Dior. Sidney Toledano, the boss of the fashion house, tells the BBC why it's time for a change.
Christian Dior boss: How to build a luxury brand
17 Jan 2017 0:05:28
"You need to have intuition and maturity," says Christian Dior chief executive Sidney Toledano, as he shares his secrets of success in the fashion industry with the BBC.
17 Jan 2017 0:02:00
Could a club for “girly girls” really help improve female equality in the workplace?
Gene Cernan, last man to walk on Moon, dies aged 82
16 Jan 2017 2:36:57
US astronaut Gene Cernan, commander of Apollo 17, has died, his family and Nasa announce.
Venus wave may be Solar System's biggest
16 Jan 2017 9:16:35
A giant wave in the atmosphere of Venus may be the biggest of its kind in the Solar System.
Daddy day care
16 Jan 2017 8:45:37
How do working fathers manage the work-life balance? You have been telling us how you cope.
Mark Carney hedges bets on interest rate rise
16 Jan 2017 8:35:22
The next move in UK interest rates could be up or down, says Bank of England governor Mark Carney.
Rolls-Royce in £671m bribery settlement
16 Jan 2017 7:47:20
Aerospace firm Rolls-Royce will pay £671m to settle bribery cases with UK and US regulators.
Trump team moving away from supporters on climate science
16 Jan 2017 7:46:22
The incoming Trump administration accepts far more of the research on climate change than many of their political supporters, say British scientists.
Davos 2017: UK bosses optimistic despite Brexit fears
16 Jan 2017 7:32:22
UK business leaders are some of the most optimistic in the world, a PwC survey suggests.
IMF raises UK's growth forecast
16 Jan 2017 6:54:28
Better than expected growth since the Brexit vote has improved the UK's economic outlook, says the IMF.
South Africa Ford recalls Kugas over fires
16 Jan 2017 6:54:03
US car giant recalls more than 4,500 vehicles in South Africa after nearly 50 Kugas catch fire.
Ice crack to put UK Antarctic base in shut-down
16 Jan 2017 6:38:29
The British Antarctic Survey is pulling all staff out of the space-age Halley base in March because of a big crack in nearby ice.
Advertisers see commercial opportunities of politics
16 Jan 2017 6:33:22
More companies seem to recognise the commercial opportunities offered by politics.
Air India starts selling seats in female-only section
16 Jan 2017 6:23:20
In order to prevent assaults, Air India says it will reserve a section of seats for women only.
Reality Check: Can there be a quick UK-USA trade deal?
16 Jan 2017 5:54:07
Donald Trump has said he would like a quick trade deal with the UK. Is that possible?