AUDIO: Bus cuts: 'Value for money exercise'
11 Dec 2013 0:26:28
Spencer Flower, the leader of Dorset County Council, speaks about the recent cuts he has made to bus services in the area.
Shoppers shun ugly veg, says Tesco
11 Dec 2013 0:23:15
Customers should be educated to select not only perfect fruit and vegetables, but to look at buying "ugly, misshapen" cheaper produce, says Tesco.
VIDEO: UK air tax 'highest in the world'
11 Dec 2013 9:39:11
The percentage taken in taxes for airline flights has steadily increased - some hailing it as a useful environmental measure to deter unnecessary travel, others claiming it stifles the economy and prevents businesses from growing.
FirstGroup shuns Greyhound sell-off
11 Dec 2013 9:11:34
UK rail and bus firm FirstGroup has rejected a proposal from one of its shareholders, Sandell, to sell its US assets, including the Greyhound bus service.
Stagecoach looks to US for expansion
11 Dec 2013 8:31:17
Transport firm Stagecoach reports a small rise in half year profits and sees "significant potential" to expand in the US.
WRU and regions set for meeting
11 Dec 2013 7:19:55
Welsh Rugby Union officials will meet with the four regions on Wednesday in an attempt to resolve their differences.
Google opens first Asia data centres
11 Dec 2013 6:37:43
Google opens its first ever data centres in Asia as it looks to boost its growth further in the region.
Female apprentices in 'low-pay' jobs
11 Dec 2013 5:56:14
Female apprentices are more likely to end up in low-paid jobs as a result of training in "female-dominated sectors", new research suggests.
Holden to end Australia production
11 Dec 2013 5:48:48
Holden, a subsidiary of General Motors (GM), says it will stop making cars in Australia by the end of 2017, with almost 2,900 jobs to go.
India firms agree telecom deal
11 Dec 2013 2:44:57
Two of India's biggest firms, Reliance Industries and Bharti Airtel, agree to share telecom infrastructure.
VIDEO: Moet launches Indian sparkling wine
11 Dec 2013 2:41:52
One of France's most well-known champagne producers launches an Indian sparkling wine.
Climate adviser backs fracking
11 Dec 2013 2:39:53
Britain should push ahead with fracking, the chairman of the government's advisory body on climate change says.
Will China expel foreign journalists?
11 Dec 2013 2:11:10
Is Beijing poised to expel major US news outlets?
The 12 cyber-scams of Christmas
11 Dec 2013 0:46:38
Computer security expert Alan Woodward highlights 12 ways that cyber-scammers hope to catch you out over the festive season - and how to thwart them.
Bus cuts reaching 'critical levels'
11 Dec 2013 0:42:24
Networks of bus services in England and Wales could disappear due to funding cuts, warns a report by the Campaign for Better Transport.
Tackling Uganda's lack of school places
11 Dec 2013 0:16:36
A new model for Uganda's lack of schools
Revolution brings no job hopes for Tunisia's women
11 Dec 2013 0:16:09
Revolution brings no job hopes for Tunisia's young women
'We are in a housing bubble' claim
11 Dec 2013 0:02:45
Most regions of the UK are already in a house price bubble, according to an economics professor from Warwick University.
US budget deal agreed in Congress
10 Dec 2013 3:56:15
An agreement is reached on the US budget to avoid another government shutdown, Republican and Democratic lawmakers say.
Several plead guilty to Paypal hack
10 Dec 2013 2:47:31
Thirteen people plead guilty to disabling Paypal's servers in an attack that US authorities say was orchestrated by hacking collective Anonymous.
Barclays cycle hire deal to end
10 Dec 2013 1:51:16
Barclays will not renew its sponsorship of the cycle hire scheme in London after the deal ends in 2015.
Ex-Detroit mayor must repay $4.7m
10 Dec 2013 1:25:40
A US judge orders former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to repay the city and tax officials $4.7m (£2.8m) after being found guilty of corruption.
RBS finance director to step down
10 Dec 2013 1:12:43
The Royal Bank of Scotland's group finance director is to resign less than three months after taking the role.
US bank wants 'Bitcoin-like' scheme
10 Dec 2013 0:39:12
US bank JP Morgan Chase files for a US patent to develop a payment system using "virtual cash", similar to emerging currency Bitcoin.
VIDEO: Watchdog criticises pension annuities
10 Dec 2013 0:13:56
Some insurance companies and pension providers have been heavily criticised in a report on the sale of annuities to people when they retire.