Meerkats move into new home

It's a long way from the deserts of Africa, but Edinburgh Zoo's meerkat family are enjoying their new home.

17 Apr 2014 3.03pm

'No evidence' of business fraud

Royal Bank of Scotland today said a review by law firm Clifford Chance had found no evidence that it set out to defraud small business customers.

17 Apr 2014 3.03pm

£4m for green energy loans

A further £4 million has been allocated to a scheme which helps households generate their own green energy.

17 Apr 2014 2.01pm

Judge retires in fracking demo case

A district judge has retired to consider his verdicts in the trial of Green MP Caroline Lucas and four co-defendants charged after staging an ...

17 Apr 2014 3.03pm

Boxer fined for TV row assault

A boxer who won a silver medal at the London Olympics has admitted assaulting a reveller at a lap-dancing club after a row over cult reality TV show ...

17 Apr 2014 3.03pm

Pickles slams 'Town Hall Pravdas'

Conservative Cabinet member Eric Pickles has attacked five London councils for behaving like Russian president Vladimir Putin over their alleged ...

17 Apr 2014 3.03pm

Loach and Leigh vie for Palme d'Or

Veteran directors Ken Loach and Mike Leigh will go head to head for one of cinema's most coveted prizes a t this year's Cannes Film Festival.

17 Apr 2014 3.03pm

Cyrus in hospital after axing show

Miley Cyrus has been taken to hospital and has cancelled a concert after suffering a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics.

16 Apr 2014 1.03am

Rowling to write quidditch reports

Harry Potter creator JK Rowling is turning sports writer to pen a series of match reports from the fictional Quidditch World Cup.

15 Apr 2014 8.01pm

Samsung fingerprint check 'flawed'

A researcher says he has managed to fool the fingerprint-based security system on Samsung's new Galaxy S5 smartphone using wood glue and a picture of ...

17 Apr 2014 3.04pm

Iran 'cuts uranium stockpile'

Iran has converted most of a nuclear stockpile that it could have turned quickly into weapons-grade uranium into less volatile forms as part of a ...

17 Apr 2014 3.04pm

Putin: I hope not to use troops

Russia's President Vladimir Putin says he hopes he won't have to send Russian troops into eastern Ukraine, which has been engulfed by violent ...

17 Apr 2014 1.04pm