Japan stocks tumble into bear market

Japanese shares have continued to fall, hitting their lowest level since October 2014 and entering a bear market.

Posted by on 10 February 2016 | 2:20 am

Legal breakthrough for Google car

Google's self-driving technology should be considered a legal driver, US road authority says.

Posted by on 10 February 2016 | 2:11 am

Junior doctors begin second strike

Junior doctors in England walk out for a second time in a row over pay and conditions, forcing the cancellation of nearly 3,000 operations.

Posted by on 10 February 2016 | 2:00 am

HK to investigate police warning shots

Hong Kong police say they will hold an inquiry after an officer fired two warning shots during clashes over food stall clearances in Mong Kok.

Posted by on 10 February 2016 | 1:57 am

Tullow Oil slumps to £1bn loss

Oil and gas exploration firm Tullow Oil reports a pre-tax loss of £1.3bn for the year to 31 December as low oil prices bit into revenues.

Posted by on 10 February 2016 | 1:57 am

Joshua may face Martin for IBF title

Unbeaten British heavyweight Anthony Joshua is in talks over an IBF world title fight against Charles Martin.

Posted by on 10 February 2016 | 1:56 am

Trump and Sanders win New Hampshire

Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders both win decisive victories in the New Hampshire primary, the second contest in the race for US presidential nominees.

Posted by on 10 February 2016 | 1:52 am

VIDEO: Victory for Trump and Sanders in primary

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders win decisively in the New Hampshire primary.

Posted by on 10 February 2016 | 1:29 am

Drink-drive rethink and Tory ball

Some papers lead on talks over the drink-drive limit, reporting that UK government ministers are considering adopting Scotland's lower limit.

Posted by on 10 February 2016 | 12:23 am

Warning of 'indefinite low rates'

Former City regulator Adair Turner warns that without radical policies, the UK economy could be stuck with low interest rates "almost indefinitely".

Posted by on 10 February 2016 | 12:09 am

EU reform 'will not deter UK migrants'

Restricting benefits paid to new EU migrants will not deter people from wanting to move to the UK, a former European Commission president says.

Posted by on 10 February 2016 | 12:03 am

New Hampshire winners and losers

Ten candidates chugged in to New Hampshire after the Iowa caucuses with hopes of success. But now that the primary results are in, who has a ticket on the presidential train as it rolls down the coast, to South Carolina and beyond?

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 11:40 pm

Court halts Obama's key climate plan

President Obama's plans to regulate emissions of carbon dioxide from US power plants are stalled by the Supreme Court.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 9:39 pm

Horses recognise human emotions

Horses discriminate between happy and angry human facial expressions, according to research.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 8:14 pm

VIDEO: Feeding Hong Kong's poor and hungry

Hong Kong's Chan Cheuk Ming has kept his eatery going through hard times, feeding people who cannot pay.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 7:21 pm

Secret trial: One off - or the first of many?

The Court of Appeal has backed unprecedented levels of secrecy in a criminal trial where the defendant was cleared. Will we ever find out what happened?

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 6:58 pm

Lartigue's life in colour

Rarely seen pictures by Jacques Henri Lartigue reveal his love of colour photographs.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 6:52 pm

EU referendum in a time of discontent

An anti-establishment mood among voters could make itself felt in the UK's referendum on membership of the EU, as Gavin Hewitt reports.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 6:49 pm

Can an English suit be made in Cambodia?

Can an English suit come from Cambodia?

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 6:49 pm

Why South African mayor offers virgin scholarships

The S African mayor who wants schoolgirls to stay 'pure'

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 6:46 pm

Mexico students: Official story doubted

A second report into the disappearance of 43 Mexican students says there is no evidence to support the official version of what happened to them.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 6:43 pm

Why are Indian gurus selling noodles?

Why do Indian gurus sell noodles?

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 6:35 pm

The chair modelled on a baseball mitt

The chair designed to fit like a baseball glove

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 6:34 pm

Climate change 'to make flights longer'

Flights from the UK to the US could take longer due to the changes in the climate, according to a new study.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 6:29 pm

VIDEO: A look around Hendrix's London home

The London flat lived in by Jimi Hendrix in the 1960s has been restored.

Posted by on 9 February 2016 | 6:27 pm