Passport website sues its customers
27 Feb 2015 3:53:19
An unofficial passport website has sued more than 150 of its own customers after they tried to cancel or refused to pay believing they had been misled.
Stamp prices set to increase by 1p
27 Feb 2015 1:45:46
The cost of first and second class stamps are each to rise by 1p from 30 March, Royal Mail announces.
VIDEO: Expanding Zimbabwe's platinum mines
27 Feb 2015 1:36:31
How the Zimbabwean government is pushing platinum miners to build a refinery.
Airbus reports big rise in profits
27 Feb 2015 1:31:08
French aviation firm Airbus reports a big jump in full-year profits despite setting aside €551m (£401m) for delays on its A400M military aircraft.
Wide gap in regional house prices
27 Feb 2015 1:29:38
The gap between the most expensive and cheapest regional average house prices in England and Wales is more than £350,000, figures show.
Account data stolen in TalkTalk hack
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TalkTalk customers are being warned about scammers who managed to steal account numbers and names from the company's computers.
Fungus plays 'biomusic' duet
27 Feb 2015 9:52:58
Scientists at Plymouth University play improvised pieces of music with the help of slime mould.
FTSE 100 index edges downwards
27 Feb 2015 9:43:32
The FTSE 100 edges lower in Friday morning trade, despite strong results from Lloyds and airline group IAG.
Germany to vote on Greece bailout
27 Feb 2015 9:27:50
German MPs are debating ahead of a vote to extend financial aid to Greece by another four months, following clashes on the streets of Athens.
New rail bidders 'must scrap Pacers'
27 Feb 2015 9:00:10
Companies wanting to run rail franchises in the north of England must scrap Pacer trains, the Department of Transport confirms.
VIDEO: African doll in a Barbie world
27 Feb 2015 8:00:38
Taofick Okoya sells up to 9,000 of his Queens of Africa dolls a month and claims to command about 15% of the market.
Lloyds to resume dividend payments
27 Feb 2015 7:53:49
Lloyds Banking Group confirms that it will resume paying dividends to shareholders for the first time since the financial crisis in 2008.
Labour to confirm tuition fee cut plan
27 Feb 2015 7:43:48
Ed Miliband is to say university tuition fees have been a "disaster" and will set out Labour's plans to cut them by a third.
BA owner reports soaring profits
27 Feb 2015 7:34:25
British Airways owner International Airlines Group (IAG) reports a big jump in profits for 2014 and raises its profit forecast for this year.
Osborne rebuked on EU surcharge claim
27 Feb 2015 4:06:51
MPs say Chancellor George Osborne's claim to have "halved" the UK's £1.7bn EU budget surcharge last year is "not supported by the facts".
VIDEO: Cuba 'keen to update poor internet'
27 Feb 2015 3:23:26
As the US tweaks its web regulations, Cuba is looking to radically update its internet infrastructure.
Wheat present in UK 'for 8,000 years'
27 Feb 2015 3:23:25
Fragments of wheat DNA suggest wheat was present in Britain 8,000 years ago, long before it was grown by British farmers.
Lords call for UK Arctic ambassador
27 Feb 2015 3:15:16
The United Kingdom should create an ambassador for the Arctic or risk being pushed out of key decisions for the region, a House of Lords report says.
Australian wine firm back to profit
27 Feb 2015 2:59:54
One of the world's biggest listed winemakers, Australia's Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) has returned to profit in the six months to December.
Japan's shares at fresh 15-year high
27 Feb 2015 2:11:34
Shares on Japan's main index were up on Friday morning due to a weaker yen against the US dollar and despite a raft of mostly disappointing economic figures.
Currency losses clip AirAsia's wings
27 Feb 2015 0:51:49
AirAsia, one of Asia's most successful carriers, has posted its first net loss in two years, citing currency exchange losses and higher taxes.
Will Narendra Modi be India's Thatcher?
27 Feb 2015 0:35:16
Will Narendra Modi be India's Thatcher?
Are tablets falling out of favour?
27 Feb 2015 0:05:54
Are tablets losing their appeal?
Nuclear power: The future or the past?
27 Feb 2015 0:04:27
Has nuclear power had its day?
Can technology help combat CV fraud?
27 Feb 2015 0:01:46
The tech combating job applicant fraud