Greene King raises offer for Spirit
Today » 6:46:06
Greene King raises its offer for Spirit Pub Company, the owner of the Chef & Brewer chain, which indicates it will accept the bid if other details can be worked out.
Switching sites 'hiding' best deals
Today » 5:23:46
Five of the UK's biggest price comparison sites are accused of "hiding" the best energy deals from consumers by one of their rivals
Fire at power station investigated
Today » 4:32:57
Firefighters are investigating the cause of a major blaze at Didcot B power station in Oxfordshire.
Asia's share markets up on US data
Today » 4:29:01
Asian shares bounce back after positive data and earnings from the US, and gains on Wall Street
Gaming final packs Seoul stadium
Today » 2:13:54
League of Legends has all the sound and fury of a big sporting event
Germany faces more transport strikes
Today » 1:45:17
Pilots at Germany's Lufthansa airline are set to walk out again, just as train drivers end their weekend of strike action.
Major fire at Didcot B power station
Today » 0:29:57
Dozens of firefighters battled a major fire at Didcot B Power Station, Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue has said.
Sugar cane offers sweet prospects
Yesterday » 3:36:33
How Mauritius' sugar cane is proving flexible
The king of discount voucher codes
Yesterday » 3:26:34
The man who has made millions from money off vouchers
Why firms don't want you to be brilliant
Yesterday » 3:21:57
Why being brilliant is not enough at work
UK growth 'to fall to 2.4% in 2015'
Yesterday » 3:04:23
The UK economy will grow by 2.4% next year, well below the 3.1% growth expected this year, forecasting group EY Item Club says.
Equal parental pay for Civil Service
Today » 3:00:57
Male and female civil servants will be entitled to full parental pay from April 2015, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is to announce.
Germany 'must increase investment'
Yesterday » 4:36:08
The German government must increase investment to improve competitiveness, says finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble.
'Share money from economic growth'
Yesterday » 0:54:21
Public services need their "fair share" of money from economic growth if they are to continue to be affordable in the future, the health minister says.
Pharmacies 'could save NHS £1bn'
Yesterday » 5:02:55
Treating common ailments like coughs and colds at community pharmacies could save the NHS over £1bn a year, the Royal Pharmaceutical Society claims.
Solar farms 'blight on landscape'
Yesterday » 1:10:55
Environment Secretary Liz Truss says large-scale solar farms are "ugly" as she confirms plans to cut a taxpayer subsidy for the schemes.
The element that causes arguments
Yesterday » 3:59:19
The element that heats the Earth and gets everyone arguing
Clashes at Hong Kong protest site
Yesterday » 1:44:38
Police and protesters clash in a battle for territory in the Hong Kong district of Mong Kok, as both sides confirm talks will take place on Tuesday.
VIDEO: Thousands set to join pay marches
18 Oct 2014 0:19:02
Tens of thousands of people are expected to join protests calling for an increase in pay following a week of industrial action organised by unions.
VIDEO: Counting the cost of learning to drive
18 Oct 2014 8:54:14
Learning to drive can be a tricky hurdle to overcome no matter however old you are, but for many young drivers the financial cost can be a particular challenge.
Thousands set to join pay marches
18 Oct 2014 3:29:36
Tens of thousands of people are expected to join protests organised by the TUC over the issue of pay following a week of action organised by unions.
Citizens Advice to give pension help
18 Oct 2014 0:39:45
Citizens Advice is to provide free face-to-face guidance following the government's announcement of new pension rules.
The costs of getting behind the wheel
17 Oct 2014 0:54:31
How the cost of learning to drive can mount up
VIDEO: Oysters flourish again in Swansea
17 Oct 2014 0:14:05
Oyster fishing is set to make a comeback in Wales after marine biologists reintroduced 40,000 oysters into Swansea Bay.
Yellen warns on growing inequality
17 Oct 2014 9:04:20
US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen warns about rising inequality in the US, saying she was 'greatly concerned' about the trend.