VIDEO: Abandoned horses 'crisis' - RSPCA
Yesterday » 4:56:36
The RSPCA says it is looking after so many abandoned horses, donkeys and ponies that it cannot take in any more.
US makes climate pledge to UN
Yesterday » 4:27:37
The US has pledged to tackle climate change by cutting its carbon emissions 26-28% by 2025.
Lufthansa puts $300m aside for crash
Yesterday » 3:54:20
An additional $300m is being put aside to deal with possible costs arising from the Germanwings plane crash, Lufthansa officials say.
VIDEO: How much tax does the UK pay?
Yesterday » 3:40:37
The UK state is "relatively large compared to the overall size of the economy" says the Economic Intelligence Unit.
New renewables break capacity bar
Yesterday » 3:28:08
New renewable generating capacity broke the 100GW barrier in 2014, equivalent to the entire fleet of nuclear power plants in the US, a UN report shows.
VIDEO: Ultra-thin models could face jail
Yesterday » 2:46:12
Models with a BMI of less than 18 could be fined or sent to prison, under legislation being considered by France.
Philips in $2.8bn lighting deal
Yesterday » 1:50:37
Philips is to sell 80% of its holding in its lighting components business for $2.8bn (£1.89bn) to US-based technology fund Go Scale Capital.
VIDEO: Crowdfunding: What are the risks?
Yesterday » 1:28:05
There have been calls in Europe for protection for investors in crowdfunding investment schemes.
Eurozone deflation eases in March
Yesterday » 0:45:00
Deflation in the eurozone eased during March while the rate of unemployment dipped slightly in February, figures show.
UK economic well-being 'improving'
Yesterday » 0:15:27
The financial well-being of UK households improved last year, but overall it is not much better than it was five years ago, according to official figures.
Yoox agrees Net-a-Porter deal
Yesterday » 8:55:05
Italian online fashion retailer Yoox agrees an all-share merger deal London-based rival Net-a-Porter.
UK's growth for 2014 revised up
Yesterday » 8:39:57
The UK's economy grew at a faster pace than initially estimated last year, revised official figures show.
Honda invests £200m in UK plant
Yesterday » 8:38:30
Car maker Honda announces it is to invest £200m in its UK plant - a year after it cut hundreds of jobs due to falling sales.
Kingfisher shares up on revamp plan
Yesterday » 8:15:13
Shares in Kingfisher lead the FTSE 100 higher after it announces plans to close about 60 B&Q stores over the next two years.
Ants in space grapple with zero-g
Yesterday » 8:09:26
A study finds that ants on board the International Space Station still use teamwork to search new areas, despite falling off the walls of their containers for up to eight seconds.
Rangers posts losses in 2014 accounts
Yesterday » 7:29:09
Rangers interim chairman Paul Murray describes the six-monthly accounts to December 2014 as "disappointing".
Profits jump at tech giant Huawei
Yesterday » 6:54:10
Chinese tech giant Huawei Technologies says profits jumped a third last year, boosted by strong performances in all its businesses.
B&Q set to close about 60 stores
Yesterday » 6:42:36
Kingfisher, the owner of DIY chains B&Q and Screwfix, is to close about 60 B&Q stores in UK and Ireland over the next two years.
Macquarie 'to cut nearly 100 jobs'
Yesterday » 6:14:57
Australia's Macquarie Group is reportedly planning to cut nearly half of its investment banking jobs in Asia following a slump in deals.
Asia will drive growth, says Diageo
31 Mar 2015 3:11:40
Despite the volatility in its Asian business, the world's largest spirits maker, Diageo, says 50% of its products' sales growth will come from the region.
Indian monsoon's past analysed
31 Mar 2015 2:59:45
Fossils from the ocean floor are yielding clues to the Indian monsoon millions of years ago.
VIDEO: Drinks firm optimistic about China
31 Mar 2015 2:15:15
The boss of the world's biggest distiller Diageo, Ivan Menezes, says he's optimistic about China, despite the country's anti- extravagance campaign.
Asian shares higher on China easing
31 Mar 2015 1:12:53
Asian shares open higher on Tuesday following a rally on Wall Street and measures by China to boost its economy.
VIDEO: The secret language of whales
31 Mar 2015 0:44:48
New clues to how whales communicate
Parties focus on economy and health
31 Mar 2015 0:15:05
Pledges on the economy, businesses and mental health are expected from Westminster's party leaders as general election campaigning continues.