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Barclays sets aside £500m in probe  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:04:34 GMT
Barclays reports profits of £3.72bn for the first nine months of the year as it sets aside £500m relating to "investigations" into foreign exchange trading. 
Big firms 'must condemn GamerGate'  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:59:47 GMT
Games publishers must "stand-up and condemn" the movement referred to as "GamerGate", says a developer forced to leave her home due to threats. 
VIDEO: Smart glasses light up for messages  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:58:58 GMT
From colour changing glasses to space age cooling waistcoats - the latest technology in Japan 
Pulitzer-winning poet Kinnell dies  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:11:44 GMT
Pulitzer Prize-winning US poet Galway Kinnell, best known for his spiritual poems connecting the experiences of daily life to larger forces, dies aged 87. 
Ian McKellen given freedom of London  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:49:16 GMT
Lord of the Rings star Sir Ian McKellen is given the freedom of the City of London in recognition of his work for gay rights. 
IPCC debates 'most important' report  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:34:14 GMT
Scientists and government officials are meeting in Copenhagen to edit a report on the causes, impact and solutions to global warming. 
Low oxygen 'delayed life on Earth'  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:04:03 GMT
Animals took so long to evolve and thrive on Earth because of incredibly low levels of oxygen during a period more than a billion years ago, scientists say. 
Ebola cases 'slowing in Liberia'  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:40:11 GMT
The WHO says Liberia, the country hardest hit in the Ebola outbreak, has seen a decline in infections, but warns the crisis is far from over. 
Google developing a cancer detector  Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:35:15 GMT
Google is attempting to diagnose cancers, heart attack risks and other ailments with a system that combines nanoparticles and a wrist-worn sensor. 
Murray seals World Tour Finals place  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 22:47:54 GMT
Andy Murray books his place at the World Tour Finals with an emphatic victory over Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters. 
Giants beat Royals in World Series  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:50:05 GMT
San Francisco Giants claim their third World Series in five years with a 3-2 win over Kansas City Royals and a 4-3 series triumph. 
The Swiss children used as cheap farm labour  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:37:25 GMT
Thousands of people in Switzerland who were forced into child labour are demanding compensation for their stolen childhoods. 
Can you cheat your way to fitness?  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 01:41:01 GMT
Not everyone can get to the gym - but is it really possible to stay fit through everyday household activity? 
Emergency rule in Burkina Faso  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:03:54 GMT
Burkina Faso's military announces emergency measures after violent protests against President Compaore's bid to extend his 27-year rule. 
Hopes fade for Lanka mudslip victims  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:45:17 GMT
Rescue workers in Sri Lanka intensify their search for survivors of a tea plantation landslide which is feared to have buried more than 100 people.