Banks and miners drag down FTSE 100
Yesterday » 7:35:57
London's leading shares fall 1.27% in early Friday trading, with no risers, while banks and miners lead the downward trend.
House price growth slows, says Nationwide, but 'remains in range'
Yesterday » 6:42:26
September saw a slowing in house price growth, says the Nationwide, "though it remained within the range of 3% to 6% that has prevailed since early 2015".
Indonesia tax amnesty hit by protests
Yesterday » 2:50:31
Thousands of Indonesian workers have taken to the streets in Jakarta to protest against a government tax amnesty scheme which is meant to plug a big budget deficit.
Safeguard dolphins, government urged
Yesterday » 2:09:17
Safeguards to the UK's domestic marine life should be as strong as they are around Britain’s overseas territories, conservationists say.
Supermarkets 'use bread for marketing'
Yesterday » 1:54:03
Supermarkets in the UK deliberately overproduce in-store baked bread to keep shelves full as a marketing ploy, food waste charities claim.
Firms brace for 'largest rates change'
Yesterday » 1:46:15
Thousands of firms are about to see "the largest change in a generation" to the amount they pay in business rates.
Nissan boss warns on UK investment
Yesterday » 1:09:05
The boss of Nissan warns that Brexit uncertainty and possible tariffs could damage investment in the UK's biggest car factory.
Wealth of people in their 30s has 'halved in a decade'
Yesterday » 0:09:52
People in their early 30s are "only half as wealthy" as those now in their 40s were at the same age, a report finds.
You sent how much?!
Yesterday » 3:04:27
Business email fraud is on the rise, with fraudsters persuading staff to pay bogus invoices and make wire transfers under false pretences. Can tech foil the fraudsters?
Yesterday » 3:03:35
The Russian government has been giving away free land in the Far East of the country. The scheme has been rolling out - but not without its problems.
Yesterday » 3:03:07
Businesses in property hotspots are about to see their rates rise, whilst those in areas where property prices have fallen will see their bills go down.
Deutsche Bank: From bombs and bravado to risks of a bailout
Yesterday » 2:58:59
Deutsche Bank is under the most pressure a major lender has faced since the financial crisis, but many trace its woes back beyond the banking crash.
John Lewis boss chosen as Conservative mayor candidate
Yesterday » 1:41:18
John Lewis boss Andy Street, who calls himself a "proud Brummie", is chosen as the Conservative candidate to run for West Midlands mayor.
On board plane flying through the jet stream
Yesterday » 1:36:30
Science editor David Shukman goes on board the plane measuring the jet stream to find out how it affects our weather.
Rosetta spacecraft's crash landing explained
Yesterday » 1:04:29
The Rosetta probe, which has been beaming back spectacular pictures of a comet, is to end its journey by crash landing.
US stocks dragged by Deutsche Bank fall
Yesterday » 0:47:10
US stocks head lower after Deutsche Bank shares tumble in New York following a report that some funds have withdrawn cash from its investment bank.
New data shows 'staggering' extent of great ape trade
Yesterday » 8:39:47
A new database suggests a dramatic under-reporting of the live, illegal trade in great apes including orangutans, chimpanzees and gorilllas.
Rosetta probe heads for comet crash
Yesterday » 7:27:58
The audacious Rosetta mission has been commanded to its investigation of Comet 67P by crashing into the 4km-wide ball of ice and dust.
Strange reptile fossil puzzles scientists
Yesterday » 6:48:27
A reptile that lived 200 million years ago is rewriting the rulebooks on how four-legged animals conquered the world.
EU Commission sues UK over harbour porpoise protection
Yesterday » 6:39:41
The European Commission takes the UK to court for failure to allocate safe marine areas for harbour porpoises.
Reality Check: Does the UK sell boomerangs to Australia?
Yesterday » 6:18:09
Has the UK really sold tea to China, wine to France and boomerangs to Australia?
Nissan boss: 10% tariffs would be 'handicap'
Yesterday » 6:13:57
Nissan Renault boss Carlos Ghosn warns that Sunderland plant would lose competitiveness if Brexit results in 10% tariffs on car exports.
Honda boss : We want a fast decision on Brexit
Yesterday » 5:10:16
Following the UK's vote for Brexit, Japanese car manufacturer Honda reaffirms its commitment to the UK as a major manufacturing base., but says it wants a "fast decision" on Brexit.
Could 3D printed hair follicles help with hair loss?
Yesterday » 2:41:18
Hair follicles created by a process similar to 3D printing could one day be used as implants, beauty giant L'Oreal has said.
Liam Fox predicts freer EU trade post-Brexit
29 Sep 2016 2:32:52
International Trade Secretary Liam Fox says the UK's trade with the European Union will be "at least as free" after Brexit as it is now.