Academics are assessing the odds of a catastrophe taking place sometime soon.
Is humankind on the verge of disaster?
Ukraine's troubles with Mariupol
Recent partial blockade by Russia hampers business
A basic income for all?
Would a Universal Basic Income help solve inequality, or make it worse?
Brexit: Oil, fish and bargaining chips
How is the Scottish city of Aberdeen coping with the UK's imminent exit from the EU?
Ukraine: Trading across the front line
The economy of Russian occupied territories in Ukraine
The essay cheats
People will write your university assignments for you - for a price
A hundred years of women in law
Why are so few women in the top jobs?
Is pan-African trade a pipe dream?
Can the continent remove trade barriers and create a billion-person internal market?
Italy embraces China
Rome's decision to sign up to China's belt and road initiative has proved controversial
Alexa, what are you doing to the internet?
Voice assistant apps are about to transform the economics of the web
India's fugitive diamond billionaire
The rise and fall of Indian jeweller Nirav Modi
Brexit: May reaches out
The British prime minister looks for a new deal to solve the deadlock over Brexit
Bitcoin bounces back
Cryptocurrencies are on the rebound, but do they make any more sense?
The listening device in your pocket
Does the proliferation of microphones in our gadgets mean anyone can eavesdrop on us?
Are millennials working too hard?
When big business sponsors the arts
Should galleries take money from the likes of big oil?
An expensive democracy
India will spend billions of dollars on its general election this year
Disney goes to war with Netflix
Is the market for streaming services getting too saturated?
Uber files for IPO
What shape is the company in?
WhatsApp in India
Are fake news and rumours still proliferating on the app as India prepares for elections?
The death of the local newspaper
How the decline of the local newspaper industry is affecting democracy
Pakistan's young entrepreneurs
How the country’s young businesses are making a mark in fashion, beauty, music and tech
Should prostitution be a normal profession?
How best to help sex workers: Full decriminalisation versus abolition
TED2019: Space junk, rockets and aliens
Companies set on exploring the cosmos converge on the TED conference in Vancouver.
TED2019: Facebook, Twitter and democracy
Jane Wakefield reports from the Ted conference in Vancouver
Walking on sunshine?
New figures show the Easter sun is helping the high street, but not all retailers benefit.
Menter a Busnes, Rhaglen Un
Un o ddwy raglen yn nodi deng mlynedd ar hugain ers sefydlu cwmni Menter a Busnes yn 1989.
Comedian wins Ukranian presidential election
Volodymyr Zelensky scored a landslide victory in the country's presidential election.
Ukrainian comedian Volodymyr Zelensky has scored a landslide victory
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