Telegraph extends paywall to UK
26 Mar 2013 8:57:55
The Daily Telegraph is to extend its paywall to UK readers, the latest newspaper to turn to the measure as readerships become increasingly digital.
Cyprus straining to reopen banks
26 Mar 2013 8:30:17
The head of the Cypriot central bank says that "superhuman" efforts are being made to open the country's banks on Thursday, after being shut for more than a week.
Global migrants: Which are the most wanted professions?
26 Mar 2013 7:21:52
Our interactive guide to professional global migration - and who wins
Buffett to increase stake in Goldman
26 Mar 2013 6:40:49
Warren Buffett is to become a top 10 shareholder of Goldman Sachs after he agrees to amend the terms of his 2008 investment in the bank.
Osborne criticises Cyprus handling
26 Mar 2013 6:26:36
UK Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne criticises the handling of the Cyprus crisis by European and Cypriot authorities.
VIDEO: Search and rescue role privatised
26 Mar 2013 5:57:31
A private company will take over the UK's helicopter search and rescue operations, the Department for Transport has announced.
US cuts 'hit consumer sentiment'
26 Mar 2013 4:48:24
US consumer confidence fell sharply this month, affected by federal budget cuts, a closely-watched report suggests.
Consent for Trump row wind farm
26 Mar 2013 4:37:30
Consent for a wind farm off Aberdeen which is opposed by Donald Trump is granted by the Scottish government, angering the US businessman.
Indian state bars S Lanka cricketers
26 Mar 2013 2:35:50
Tamil Nadu state says it will not host Indian Premier League (IPL) matches involving Sri Lankan cricketers, amid anger over Sri Lanka's rights record.
VIDEO: Could Nigeria join Brics nations?
26 Mar 2013 2:24:09
Nigeria had economic growth of around 6.6% last year and is expected to continue. So could Africa's most populous country be a future member of the Brics bloc?
Pensioners warned on income drawdown
26 Mar 2013 1:46:31
Pensioners are being warned not to take full advantage of new rules on pension drawdown in case they erode their long term finances.
AUDIO: Sea King replacement 'brings danger'
26 Mar 2013 0:29:21
The Sea King helicopters of the RAF and Royal Navy's search and rescue teams, are being replaced by private American helicopters in a 10-year deal worth £1.6bn.
UK 'to compete' in nuclear market
26 Mar 2013 0:22:44
The government promises funding to help UK businesses "compete" more effectively in the global nuclear energy market.
North Sea oil bonanza 'unlikely'
26 Mar 2013 0:12:29
A think tank has rejected Scottish government suggestions that Scotland could be on the brink of another North Sea oil boom.
Cyprus: Big depositors face 40% cut
26 Mar 2013 0:07:36
Cyprus's finance minister says big depositors in the country's banks could lose up to 40% of their funds.
AUDIO: Cyprus paying 'tremendous cost'
26 Mar 2013 0:05:52
The Cypriot finance minister, Michalis Sarris, has indicated to the BBC that that losses for depositors with more than 100,000 euros in bank accounts on the island could be "in the neighbourhood" of 40%.
Private firm to do search and rescue
26 Mar 2013 8:56:29
Private company the Bristow Group is to take over UK helicopter search and rescue operations, including those of the RAF and Royal Navy.
B&Q owner profits hit by wet weather
26 Mar 2013 8:28:17
The owner of B&Q, Kingfisher, reports a fall in profits after what it describes as "a tough year" of weak consumer confidence and wet weather.
Bidders sought for East Coast rail
26 Mar 2013 7:47:54
Private companies have been invited to bid for the East Coast rail franchise, which has been run in the public sector since 2009.
VIDEO: Cyprus banks to stay closed until Thursday
26 Mar 2013 7:18:38
All Cypriot banks will remain closed until Thursday, the central bank now says, and temporary measures will be placed on transactions when they reopen despite an EU/IMF bailout deal.
VIDEO: MPs warning over benefit cut risk
26 Mar 2013 7:14:21
The government will need to react quickly if a benefit cut for social housing tenants leads to rises in rent arrears and homelessness, according to a committee of MPs.
VIDEO: Philippine shoe makers keep up pace
26 Mar 2013 4:50:24
Shoe making, a substantial industry in Marikina, Philippines, has been modernising in an attempt to compete with regional low cost manufacturers.
Foxconn in record quarterly profit
26 Mar 2013 3:56:08
Hon Hai Precision Industry, also known as Foxconn, a major assembler or Apple products, posts record quarterly profits.
VIDEO: Reinventing the New York payphone
26 Mar 2013 3:00:14
With mobile phones part of everyday life, the city of New York holds a competition to reinvent the payphone and ensure it will remain relevant in the future.
VIDEO: UK economic policy 'illogical'
26 Mar 2013 2:52:14
Austerity in the UK has cut demand and output more than even pessimists predicted, former US Treasury Secretary Larry Summers has told the BBC.