BBC set to suspend CBI membership

The BBC will suspend its membership of the CBI after the business body backed a ''no'' vote in the independence referendum.

24 Apr 2014 8.01pm

Press self-regulation 'can work'

Further measures need to be taken to ensure self-regulation of the press works properly, the First Minister has said.

24 Apr 2014 8.01pm

Firefighters to stage fresh strikes

Firefighters will stage a series of fresh strikes over the May Bank Holiday weekend in their long-running dispute with the Government over pensions ...

24 Apr 2014 7.03pm

Museums compete for top award

The new venue displaying the preserved remains of Henry VIII's sunken flagship the Mary Rose will compete with arts institutions such as the Hayward ...

24 Apr 2014 8.02pm

Shareholders question bonus stance

Barclays was given a bloody nose by shareholders today as one in three failed to back its controversial decision to increase its bonus pool despite ...

24 Apr 2014 6.03pm

Debate 'quite encouraging' - Welby

The Archbishop of Canterbury has conceded that Britain is "certainly not" a Christian country in terms of the number of regular churchgoers, but its ...

24 Apr 2014 4.03pm

Python farewell show on big screen

Cult comedy troupe Monty Python are heading back to cinemas after striking a deal to show their final ever gig on the big screen.

24 Apr 2014 7.03pm

Coldplay to headline festival

Coldplay are to headline BBC Radio 1's major Big Weekend event in Glasgow next month.

23 Apr 2014 2.03pm

3 more years in League for Corden

James Corden is to host comedy sports panel show A League Of Their Own for a further three years after broadcaster Sky extended its deal.

23 Apr 2014 12.02pm

Internet is CIA project, says Putin

President Vladimir Putin has called the internet a CIA project and made comments about Russia's biggest search engine Yandex, sending the company's ...

24 Apr 2014 8.02pm

Israel breaks off Middle East talks

Israel has broken off Middle East peace talks and brought the US-brokered process to the brink of collapse.

24 Apr 2014 6.04pm

Obama backs Japan over islands

US president Barack Obama has confirmed that the US will defend Japan in a potential confrontation with China over a set of disputed islands.

24 Apr 2014 2.02pm