A stuffed toy wolf stocked by Swedish furniture giant Ikea sells out in in Hong Kong, after it appears to have become an unlikely symbol of protest.
The fight for farm cash as subsidy pot shrinks
Europe's rarest species of orchid has been rediscovered on an island in the Azores, claim scientists.
Exercise throughout a person's life can play a significant role in reducing the risk of dementia, a study spanning 35 years finds.
Work to transform the MoD shooting range in Angus into a venue for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games begins.
The star of Jack & Jill and That's My Boy tops Forbes' list of most overpaid actors.
The gap between imports and exports of goods narrowed in October, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Millions of pounds donated to Comic Relief have been invested in shares in tobacco, alcohol and arms firms, BBC Panorama learns.
American Hustle, Gravity and 12 Years a Slave are named among the American Film Institute's top 10 films of 2013.
Can the Bank of England prevent new, dangerous bubbles?
US country singer Garth Brooks is to embark on a world tour, more than 10 years after he last hit the road.
Costa Coffee sees total sales rise more than 20% in the third quarter helped by the opening of new outlets of the High Street coffee chain.
Great Train Robbery inspires twin BBC dramas
Changes are needed to improve the treatment of laboratory animals at one of the UK's leading animal research centres, a panel of experts concludes.
Travel company Tui, which owns Thomson and First Choice, sees profits slip thanks to weak French sales and a restructuring in its activity division.
China's industrial output and retail sales rise in November, the latest in a series of signs suggesting a recovery in the world's second largest economy.
Comet-chasing Rosetta probe to awake from hibernation
China is trying to rebalance its economy by boosting consumer spending, but can it encourage its citizens to save less and spend more?
Research into the biggest care problem of a generation
Are French authors too clever for English-speaking readers?