UK toymakers unveil their Christmas wish-list
The UK's toymakers unveil what they hope will be this year's most sought-after Christmas presents.
Will superfast 5G mobile be worth it?
Superfast 5G mobile promises lots of benefits, but will it be worth the money?
Should we pay people for donating blood or not?
Worldwide sales of blood plasma are increasingly strongly, but is it ethically right that people should be paid to donate it?
Ford Bridgend: Ineos Land Rover Defender decision expected
A UK government letter emphasises "unrivalled corporate tax support" to attract production to Bridgend.
Apple Stores to employ human trafficking victims
The technology company's retail chief reveals the initiative as she is given the Stop Slavery Award.
Sterling rallies after May announces cabinet backs deal
Sterling has recovered ground after the cabinet backed the prime minister's draft Brexit deal.
TK Maxx and Amazon among shops selling real fur as faux
BBC Watchdog Live finds retailers selling rabbit, fox and raccoon dog fur to unsuspecting shoppers.
Ex-UBS trader Kweku Adoboli has been deported
The former banker convicted of fraud has been flown out of the UK despite a campaign to stop deportation.
Ex-UBS trader Kweku Adoboli being deported
The former trader convicted of fraud is taken to Heathrow Airport despite a campaign to stop deportation.
Gambling machine stakes cutback to go ahead in April
It comes after 70 MPs called on the government to cut the largest wager on FOBTs from April.
House of Fraser to shut another four stores
The retailer, now owned by Mike Ashley's Sports Direct, says it was unable to agree cuts in rents.
Commercial nuclear reprocessing ends at Sellafield site
The plant will operate until the 2070s as a storehouse for spent fuel as the site is cleaned up.
Addison Lee loses appeal on worker rights
Court upholds ruling that drivers are employees, not self-employed, in major blow to taxi company.
How the humble lamp-post could help power our cities
As more of half of us live in cities, scientists are looking at new ways of harnessing urban energy.
How the VBS 'bank heist' sparked a parliamentary brawl in South Africa
The collapse of a rural bank reveals the extent of corruption in South Africa.
'Ugly' mistake sends Google data to China
A botched update to network hardware meant an African ISP wrongly took over Google net addresses.
SSE admits 'some uncertainty' over merger with Npower
SSE and Npower have already delayed the tie-up which would create the UK's second-biggest energy company.
Big retailers unveil Christmas ads
The Advertising Association says firms will spend £6.4bn on seasonal advertising this Christmas.
UK inflation holds steady at 2.4% in October
Falls in the cost of food and clothing are offset by rising utility bills and petrol prices.
Could these balls help reduce plastic pollution?
Microplastics have swamped our ecosystem. Can tech help prevent them entering our water systems?
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