News : British Broadcasting Corporation

News • British Broadcasting Corporation
Larry Magid, technology analyst for CNET, discusses the fall in Google's shares.
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Artists' brains are structurally different to non-artists in areas relating to fine motor movements and visual imagery, a study finds.
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The Co-operative Group has announced losses of £2.5bn for 2013, marking the worst results in the group's 150-year history.
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Retirees could be told how long they are likely to live after stopping work, says pensions minister Steve Webb.
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Luxury goods retailer Mulberry issues its second profit warning since Christmas and says it will look to introduce new "more affordable" products.
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French spirits firm Remy Cointreau says operating profits will fall by up to 40% after a crackdown by China on extravagant spending hits sales.
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The Jockey Club, the organisation behind the UK's leading horseracing events, reports record profits for last year of £22m.
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A female osprey which produced two chicks last year returns to the same nest in the Lake District.
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China's internet giant Tencent will launch the popular Candy Crush game on the mainland in partnership with the game's creator King Digital Entertainment.
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Labour disputes pop up regularly in China, but one strike in southern China over pay is attracting attention because of its size - 40,000 workers are involved.
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ZTE has decided to pass over investing in areas where returns aren't likely to be high - its results later will show how its new strategy is paying off.
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Takeaway owners are to face a new testing programme, after a watchdog found nearly a third of lamb takeaways it checked contained a different meat.
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Could mining ice provide for all our energy needs and save the world?
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How easy is it for Indian start-up firms to get their wheels turning?
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A Japanese researcher shows off glasses that display computer-generated eyes, which express emotions to save their wearer the effort.
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A 19-year-old Canadian citizen is charged with hacking into the Canada Revenue Agency's website, becoming the first arrest in relation to the Heartbleed security breach.
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Shares in Google fall 5% despite a 32% rise in first-quarter profit in response to worries over future income from advertising.
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Virgin Media has apologised after some of its customers received hundreds of unwanted emails because of a distribution list error.
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Tesco has reported a 6.9% fall in group trading annual profit to £3.3bn as it continues to lose market share to discount rivals.
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Scientists say they have discovered what could be the birth of a new moon in the rings of Saturn.
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The former chairman of Anglo Irish bank has been found not guilty of illegally supporting the bank's share price, the jury continues to deliberate in the case against two others.
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CCTV cameras capture the first osprey egg of the season to be laid at a reserve in the south west of Scotland.
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The first images come back from the radar satellite launched as part of the European Union's new flagship Earth-observation project.
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A teaching union leader says young teachers are shying away from taking out mortgages because of uncertainty over their future earnings.
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Wage increases have finally risen above the rate of inflation, after four years of falling living standards.
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