5:57 pm (an hour ago)
David Cameron says a future Conservative government would cut taxes for thirty million people as he delivers his party conference speech.
5:46 pm (an hour ago)
Sainsbury's shares close down 7% as supermarket price wars prompt its third consecutive quarterly sales fall.
10:38 am (9 hours ago)
Thousands of customers trying to renew their car tax online are experiencing problems with the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) website.
3:29 pm (4 hours ago)
The US dollar continued its rally on Wednesday, hovering near a four-year high against major currencies, and analysts say there is more to come.
7:43 am (12 hours ago)
Tesco says it has been notified by the Financial Conduct Authority that it is under investigation following its admission that it overstated its half-year profit guidance by £250m.
12:48 pm (6 hours ago)
Lloyds is offering home buyers free iPad mini tablets in an intensifying mortgage war between major banks.
11:01 am (8 hours ago)
The UK manufacturing sector grew at its slowest pace for 17 months in September as a result of the strong pound and weakness in the eurozone, a survey indicates.
12:12 pm (7 hours ago)
The Ministry of Defence awards £3.2bn of contracts for the maintenance of the Royal Navy fleet, securing 7,500 jobs.
12:08 pm (7 hours ago)
The French government says it will reduce its budget deficit to below the EU threshold of 3% of GDP by 2017, two years later than promised.
5:19 pm (an hour ago)
Supermarket shares lead the FTSE lower after Sainsbury's reports another fall in sales and warns there is no sign of an improvement in trading.
Yesterday 7:56 pm (23 hours ago)
Microsoft announces the next version of its core operating system, called Windows 10, which will reintroduce the Start Menu.
2:37 am (17 hours ago)
Legal changes increasing the inheritance rights of people whose spouses or civil partners die without making a will come into force.
Yesterday 8:48 pm (22 hours ago)
The first councils to offer help to people wanting to build their own home through the Government's 'Right to Build' scheme are announced.
Yesterday, 6:00 pm
E-commerce site eBay is planning to split off its payments system PayPal into a separate company next year.
Yesterday 8:54 pm (22 hours ago)
The US state is the first to pass legislation imposing a ban on single-use plastic bags in grocery and convenience stores.
Yesterday, 7:51 am
The video streaming site Netflix will release its first feature-length film in 2015, after striking a deal with the Weinstein Company.
Yesterday, 1:52 pm
Annual profits at payday lender Wonga have fallen by more than half, the company announces.
Yesterday, 8:56 am
The annual pace of house price growth slowed to 9.4% in September in England and Wales, according to the Nationwide.
Monday, 5:38 pm
A future Conservative government would freeze benefits paid to people of working age for two years, Chancellor George Osborne tells the Conservative Party conference.
2:20 am (17 hours ago)
Japanese large manufacturers' confidence improved in the three months to September, according to a closely-watched central bank survey.
Yesterday, 11:27 am
UK economic growth has been revised up to 0.9% for the second quarter of the year by the Office for National Statistics.
Yesterday 9:57 pm (21 hours ago)
Argentina deposits $161m in bond interest payments with the state-controlled Nacion Fideicomisos bank, in an effort to skirt US court rulings.
Sunday, September 28th, 11:04 pm
The Featherdale Wildlife Park, a private zoo in Sydney, is thriving by offering a "hands-on" experience with its animals.
Thursday, September 25th, 12:06 am
Independent shop owners in Rio de Janeiro are complaining about higher rents and crime rates, and less customers, forcing many to close, reports Donna Bowater.
Wednesday, September 24th, 12:00 am
Charles Rolls and Tim Warrillow, the co-founders of tonic water business Fever-Tree, decided to set up together upon meeting for the very first time.
Yesterday, 2:08 pm
Virgin Media asks Ofcom to investigate the way that the Premier League sells its TV rights, saying the present system is causing "significant consumer harm".
Yesterday, 5:37 pm
Every game at the Rugby World Cup is oversubscribed in at least one price category, with tickets to be allocated by ballot.
Monday, 10:47 am
Hosting golf's Ryder Cup was a £40m free advert underlining Scotland's status as the "home of golf", tourism bosses say.
12:01 pm (7 hours ago)
Sainsbury's has announced like-for-like sales fell almost 3% in the three months to September.
3:49 am (15 hours ago)
Indian Prime Minister Narenda Modi and US President Barack Obama are looking to expand economic ties following a meeting at the White House.
1:15 am (18 hours ago)
Microsoft has disclosed the first details of Windows 10 - its next operating system (OS).
Yesterday, 12:11 am
Worldwide web inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee talks about his concerns for the internet, as he renews his call for a digital Magna Carta.
Monday, 10:08 pm
Robert Peston looks at how much George Osborne has to save to eliminate the UK's deficit and where he might find the money.
Monday, 11:43 pm
Aldi, the discount supermarket chain, has posted a big rise in full-year profits as its share of the British grocery market continues to grow.
Monday, 9:00 am
BBC Inside Out investigates the options for the UK's growing plutonium stockpile at Sellafield in Cumbria.
Sunday, September 28th, 11:01 pm
Featherdale Wildlife Park in Sydney believes zoos are no longer just about displaying animals but have a valuable role in saving species.
12:01 am (19 hours ago)
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2:35 pm (5 hours ago)
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Yesterday 11:55 pm (19 hours ago)
The $250m internet firm at the forefront of 'lowbrow click-bait'
12:05 am (19 hours ago)
Irish water charges spark a flood of complaints
Yesterday 11:04 pm (20 hours ago)
The rise, and possible fall, of the 'Bond King', Bill Gross
Yesterday 11:58 pm (19 hours ago)
Brazil says it needs teachers not footballers
Yesterday, 12:03 am
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Yesterday, 7:06 pm
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