Chimp drinking culture caught on video
10 Jan 2017 0:13:05
Critically Endangered chimpanzees in the Ivory Coast craft extra-absorbent drinking sticks, remote cameras reveal.
A tank of my own
10 Jan 2017 0:09:23
Could a tank developed by twin brothers Mike and Geoff Howe become the latest luxury must-have?
Fed up with a limo, Why not try a tank?
10 Jan 2017 0:09:16
The twin brothers making luxury tanks for wealthy clients looking for something more than a limo.
Thousands of HMRC staff may have to move up to 174 miles
10 Jan 2017 0:02:48
Up to 38,000 staff from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) will be expected to move large distances as part of a reorganisation, a report finds
Food sales drive 'bumper' Christmas for retailers
10 Jan 2017 0:02:01
Festive feasts drive strong Christmas week for retailers, according to a report.
BA cabin crew start two-day strike at Heathrow
10 Jan 2017 0:01:19
A two-day strike by some of BA's cabin staff may disrupt flights at Heathrow airport on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Donald Trump has 'great meeting' with Alibaba boss Jack Ma
09 Jan 2017 2:07:43
President-elect Donald Trump meets one of China's richest men to plan an effort to create one million new US jobs.
The chief executive of Rolls-Royce cars calls for Brexit 'clarity'
09 Jan 2017 9:37:29
The chief executive of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, Torsten Muller-Otvos, wants "clarity and security" from the UK government in its Brexit negotiations.
Obama says shift to green energy is 'irreversible' despite Trump
09 Jan 2017 8:55:22
Renewable energy will continue to grow in the US despite the antipathy of the incoming Trump administration.
Hammond: No decision yet on single market
09 Jan 2017 8:42:27
Britain has not made any decision over the European single market after Brexit, says Chancellor Philip Hammond.
Tesco announces 1,000 job losses
09 Jan 2017 7:46:27
Tesco says 1,000 people are to be made redundant as part of a shake-up of its distribution network.
A better way to talk about love | Mandy Len Catron
09 Jan 2017 6:06:20
In love, we fall. We're struck, we're crushed, we swoon. We burn with passion. Love makes us crazy and makes us sick. Our hearts ache, and then they break. Talking about love in this way fundamentally shapes how we experience it, says writer Mandy Len Catron. In this talk for anyone who's ever felt crazy in love, Catron proposes a new metaphor for love that may help us find more joy -- and less suffering -- in it.
Mother-baby bonding insight revealed
09 Jan 2017 6:00:34
Scientists say mothers hold babies on the left to help in bonding - and this is not unique to humans.
Google Waymo self-driving minivan tests to start
09 Jan 2017 4:06:26
Google's Waymo is to launch the first public road tests of its self-driving minivans later this month.
Workers at nuclear sites to be balloted
09 Jan 2017 4:05:52
About 16,000 workers at UK nuclear sites are to be balloted on strike action in a dispute over pensions.
Amazon Echos activated by TV comment
09 Jan 2017 1:52:05
A comment on a US TV news show activates Amazon Echo gadgets in viewers' homes.
Pound falls on May's Brexit comments
09 Jan 2017 1:40:02
The pound hits a two-month low after Theresa May signals the UK will pursue a so-called "hard Brexit".
House price inflation picks up with Luton the 2016 hotspot, Halifax says
09 Jan 2017 0:37:29
Luton was the UK's property hotspot in 2016, according to the Halifax.
Taxpayer not top Lloyds shareholder
09 Jan 2017 9:48:54
The UK government is no longer the biggest stakeholder in Lloyds Banking Group, after it cut its stake to less than 6%.
FTSE 100 continues upward march
09 Jan 2017 9:35:43
The UK benchmark share index opens higher, putting it on track for another record closing high.
East Timor axes Australia border treaty over oil reserves
09 Jan 2017 9:02:59
East Timor axes a maritime border treaty with Australia to renegotiate access to lucrative oil reserves.
UK VW owners seek compensation over emissions scandal
09 Jan 2017 8:41:53
Thousands of Volkswagen owners in the UK are seeking compensation from the carmaker following the emissions rigging scandal.
William Hill profits hit by 'customer friendly' results
09 Jan 2017 8:20:03
UK bookmaker William Hill says profits will be at the low end of forecasts after a run of "customer friendly" football and horseracing results.
Jaguar Land Rover and Rolls-Royce car sales rise
09 Jan 2017 7:55:02
Jaguar Land Rover and Rolls-Royce report strong rises in sales as the luxury market recovers.
McDonald's agrees China franchise sale
09 Jan 2017 6:40:00
McDonald's agrees to sell 80% of its China and Hong Kong business, as it focuses more on franchises.