High cost credit products must be tackled, say Lords
Today » 0:08:14
he Financial Exclusion Committee says banks are failing the customers who need them the most.
Why mix earthworms and cocoa shells?
Today » 2:29:48
The Ivorian farmers benefiting from a unique, but labour intensive, blend of compost.
The author of a major pensions review tells the BBC that the government must avoid past pension mistakes.
New £1 coin: Tesco to leave trolleys unlocked
Today » 9:57:17
The UK's biggest supermarket will keep trolleys unlocked while it converts them to the new £1 coin.
Robotic barman pours Rory a pint
Today » 6:57:26
The BBC’s technology correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones gets a beer poured for him by a robotic barman - but how long does it take?
Pearson boss sees pay boost despite firm's struggles
Today » 6:28:38
The publisher's boss sees his pay package rise 20% in 2016 despite a difficult year for the firm.
The Foehn feeling
Today » 6:09:42
For centuries, people in the Alps have attributed health issues, headaches in particular, to the mountain wind known as the Foehn.
Petrol and diesel prices cut amid pressure on retailers
Today » 6:06:17
Supermarkets will cut 2p off the price of a litre of petrol and diesel this weekend.
Mortgage approvals by banks falls to lowest for three months
Today » 4:04:09
The number of home loans in February fell to the lowest figure since November, according to UK banks.
Pallets included packages from major brands including Next, H&M, Panasonic and Groupon.
Zimbabwe's cash-strapped tobacco farms
Today » 2:34:10
Small-scale tobacco farmers in Zimbabwe have little to invest due to poor profit margins and a weak economy.
Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline
Today » 2:30:53
The State Department says the project, blocked by Barack Obama, is in the national interest.
Cycle courier wins holiday pay battle
Today » 2:17:29
An employment tribunal rules that a self-employed cycle courier for Excel was actually "a worker".
'Devastating' coral loss in South China Sea - scientists
Today » 2:13:54
Researchers are warning of a "devastating" loss of coral at the Dongsha Atoll in the South China Sea.
Eurozone growth nears six-year high, survey data suggests
Today » 1:54:15
Growth in France and Germany help the bloc's economic recovery "surge higher", a survey says.
UK film industry 'needs government support' after Brexit
Today » 0:29:58
Extra help is needed if the industry is to survive after Brexit, a senior figure in the sector warns.
Red Nose Day challenge: 'I feel naked without my beard'
Today » 0:19:48
Jeremy Cook, chief economist at World First, agreed to have his beard shaved off for Comic Relief.
Bloodhound record bid slips again
Today » 0:04:53
The British-led effort to break the World Land Speed Record is delayed by cash-flow problems to 2018.
Co-op Bank sale plan attracts suitors
Today » 9:52:14
The beleaguered bank says a number of "credible" parties have expressed interest in buying it.
Deutsche Bank commits to new London office
Today » 9:49:11
Germany's biggest bank says the new office "underlines its commitment" to the City of London.
Robots to affect up to 30% of UK jobs, says PwC
Today » 8:56:39
Manufacturing and retail jobs are most at risk from automation by the 2030s, a report says.
Samsung Electronics chief says sorry for scandal
Today » 8:42:17
The firm apologises to shareholders its role in a corruption case and for the Galaxy Note 7 recall.
Ofcom plans instant payback for broadband woes
Today » 7:52:09
Landline and broadband customers who suffer poor service could get automatic refunds under Ofcom plans.
Why Apple's red iPhones are not 'Red' in China
Today » 6:45:31
Apple's Red iPhone is going on sale, but in China it is doing things a bit differently. Why?
Europa: Our best shot at finding alien life?
Yesterday » 0:54:55
After years of planning, scientists are set now to send missions to explore the ocean world of Europa.