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UK house prices dropped in February for the first time in five months, according to Nationwide.
Marks and Spencer and Cadbury have both fallen out of an annual survey ranking the top 20 consumer brands in the UK.
A new coinage portrait of the Queen is unveiled, but the image will only appear on coins later this year.
The UK government says it will block the sale of 12 North Sea oil and gas fields to Russian oligarch Mikhail Fridman.
LG unveils a smartwatch that can make calls without being paired to a phone, while Huawei unveils its first Android Wear watch.
Public anger over the size of top executives' salaries is damaging the reputation of UK firms, according to a survey of business leaders.
Thorntons reports a fall in both sales and profits for the half year in what it described as a "disappointing" overall performance.
Lib Dem Treasury Secretary Danny Alexander is calling for an extra £1bn tax on Britain's banks to help pay off the deficit.
Some 200,000 "starter homes" will be built for first-time buyers in England by 2020 if the Tories win May's general election, the PM is to say.
Sony and Microsoft reveal mid-range smartphones with features previously reserved for their top handsets at Mobile World Congress.
Shares in China remained up on Monday after the mainland's central bank unexpectedly cut interest rates for the second time since November.
Three countries are to trial a new method of tracking planes, which could help avoid incidents like the disappearance of flight MH370.
UK government budgets for offshore wind are unlikely to support Scotland's future ambitions to develop the industry, the first minister says.
HTC reveals it is to sell a virtual reality headset featuring tracking technology developed by video games firm Valve.
Services on the East Coast rail route between London and Scotland return to private hands after more than five years in the public sector.
First-time home buyers aged under 40 in England can now register to buy new homes at a discount of up to a fifth off the normal price.
Energy price comparison sites should compensate customers who changed to tariffs that may not have been the cheapest deals, MPs say.
A numeracy charity's challenge prompts beauty giant L'Oreal to change an advert boasting about not being good at maths.
An unofficial passport website has sued more than 150 of its own customers after they tried to cancel or refused to pay believing they had been misled.
The cost of first and second class stamps are each to rise by 1p from 30 March, Royal Mail announces.
The gap between the most expensive and cheapest regional average house prices in England and Wales is more than £350,000, figures show.
Ed Miliband says £9,000 tuition fees in England have been a "disaster" and promises Labour would fund a reduction by cutting tax relief on high earners' pensions.
Greek PM Alexis Tsipras denies his country will need a third international bailout, and vows to "start working hard" to change the country.
The slowdown in the US economy at the end of last year was more pronounced than previously thought, official figures show.
Ghana has secured a $1bn loan from the International Monetary Fund that could stabilise its troubled economy.
Polo is one of the most popular sports in Argentina, yet unlike football or rugby most of the businesses that keep the game going are small homegrown companies.
Becoming your own boss is many people's dream, but what's it really like to start a business from scratch?
How Mexican immigrant Jordi Munoz set up the largest US-based drone manufacturer, a company called 3D Robotics.
Fifa says it will not pay compensation to clubs and leagues unhappy about plans to play 2022 World Cup in November and December.
Chelsea sign a five-year shirt sponsorship with a Japanese tyre manufacturer worth a reported £40m per year.
Bus tycoon James Easdale resigns from Rangers' board following fan pressure against the current Ibrox regime.
Samsung unveils a new flagship smartphone, with a screen that curves at both sides, at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
Eduardo Costantini has built large swathes of Buenos Aires, but it is his art collection that is his passion.
The Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has promised his country will make repaying its debts to the International Monetary Fund its main priority.
India's finance minister, Arun Jaitley, has been presenting the government of Narendra Modi's first full budget.
Close to one million men are now choosing to reduce their hours and take part-time employment. Emma Simpson reports.
Airbus chief executive Tom Enders tells the BBC's Aaron Heslehurst there is a ''positive outlook'' for the A380 superjumbo, claiming ''airlines love it, customers love it''.
India is forecast to overtake China to become the world's fastest-growing large economy next year.
With the Orange Wednesdays cinema offer coming to an end, Dave Lee looks at other ways to make going to the movies more affordable.
Has the music died for Brazil's middle class?