AUDIO: Global citizens to address climate summit
Yesterday » 8:58:09
Five hundred global citizens frustrated at the stalemate over climate policy will learn today if they have won the chance to vent their anger at world leaders.
Malaysia Airlines to cut 6,000 staff
Yesterday » 8:01:48
Malaysia Airlines is to cut 6,000 staff as part of recovery plan after being hit by two air disasters this year.
Rangers confirm £4m share issue plan
Yesterday » 6:56:51
Rangers make new shares available to current shareholders and admit poor uptake could hinder payments to creditors.
Tesco cuts its profit forecast
Yesterday » 6:51:13
The struggling supermarket Tesco cuts its profit forecast and the new chief executive's start date has been brought forward to Monday.
Nationwide: House prices edge up
Yesterday » 6:30:30
House prices edged up by 0.8% in August, according to the UK's biggest building society, the Nationwide.
VIDEO: RSPCA seeks ban on monkeys as pets
Yesterday » 6:08:47
The RSPCA is calling for a ban on keeping primates as pets after a rise in the number of calls to its cruelty and advice line concerning animals such as monkeys and marmosets.
UN seeks climate change 'Malala'
Yesterday » 5:06:59
Five hundred people will learn tomorrow if they have won the chance to vent their frustration at world leaders over the global citizens stalemate over climate policy.
VIDEO: 100 year old tortoise is on the move
Yesterday » 5:06:41
A extremely rare Galapagos tortoise thought to be 100 years old has been given a new home at a zoo in Ohio.
Japan's economy signals weakness
Yesterday » 4:11:54
Japan's economy shows signs of stagnation and weakness as households spent less and factory output stays flat in July.
Virgin Australia trebles losses
Yesterday » 1:41:26
Virgin Australia posts an after-tax loss of A$355.6m ($332.6m; £200.5m) for the full year ending in June, triple the firm's previous year's losses for the period.
VIDEO: Teaching children to be engineers
Yesterday » 3:02:28
The model-making summer school teaching local children to be young engineers
Google trials drone deliveries
28 Aug 2014 2:00:23
Google reveals it has built and tested its own drones as part of a plan to make automated deliveries to remote homes as well as disaster-hit zones.
VIDEO: Scientists trial knotweed killers
28 Aug 2014 9:41:42
Swansea University scientists are conducting the largest field trial in Europe to find new ways of killing Japanese knotweed.
World War One: Industrial innovation and suspicion
28 Aug 2014 8:55:03
What industry learned from World War One
DNA tells story of Arctic peopling
28 Aug 2014 8:52:20
A study of genetic sequences sheds new light on the colonisation of the North American Arctic, from ancient "Paleo-Eskimos" to the modern-day Inuit.
Has the humble password had its day?
28 Aug 2014 8:48:20
What new technologies can reliably establish our identities?
Nigeria launches electronic ID cards
28 Aug 2014 8:45:51
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan formally launches a national electronic identity card, which can also be used to make payments.
Genetic clues to spread of Ebola
28 Aug 2014 8:00:20
Scientists have tracked the spread of Ebola in West Africa, revealing genetic clues to the course of the outbreak.
US supermarket sale ends bitter feud
28 Aug 2014 5:46:40
The US supermarket chain Market Basket agrees to sell to former boss Arthur T Demoulas, ending a months-long strike amongst workers and customers.
Dead stars 'can re-ignite' and blow
28 Aug 2014 5:03:52
Astronomers have shown that dead stars known as white dwarfs can re-ignite and explode as supernovas.
US economic growth revised upwards
28 Aug 2014 4:40:57
The US economy grew at annual pace of 4.2% in the second quarter, revised official figures show, faster than the previous estimate of 4%.
Russia to start car scrappage scheme
28 Aug 2014 3:24:10
Russia says it will introduce a new scrappage scheme worth 10bn roubles to try to boost flagging car sales.
Women workers 'suffer wage squeeze'
28 Aug 2014 3:05:49
The majority of women working part-time earn less than the minimum wage, according to the TUC.
EU widens aid to dairy exporters
28 Aug 2014 2:46:22
The EU announces emergency help for dairy producers hit by the Russian ban on food imports from the EU.
Malaysia Airlines expects more losses
28 Aug 2014 2:37:29
Malaysia Airlines says the full financial impact of the two tragedies to hit the company will be seen in the second half of the year.