bbc.co.uk Archives - 19 September 2014, Friday

  • Alonso leads Hamilton in Singapore

    Sport - Singapore GP: Fernando Alonso leads Lewis Hamilton in practice

    bbc.co.uk 19 Sep '14, 11am

    Singapore GP: Fernando Alonso leads Lewis Hamilton in practice By Andrew Benson Chief F1 writer Ferrari's Fernando Alonso was the surprise pacesetter in first practice at the Singapore Grand Prix. The Spaniard edged Mercedes drivers and title rivals Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, fo...

  • Rivalry set to heat up in Singapore?

    Sport - Singapore GP: Title rivals prepare to turn up the heat

    bbc.co.uk 17 Sep '14, 1pm

    The Singapore Grand Prix is a brutally demanding test of man and machine in one of the world's most exotic locations. High temperatures, sapping tropical humidity and the longest race on the calendar already make Singapore unique, and that's without considering the fact the race takes...

  • Sport - Singapore Grand Prix: What makes it so spectacular?

    bbc.co.uk 15 Sep '14, 3pm

    BBC F1 commentator Ben Edwards previews the Singapore Grand Prix the only night race on the calendar. The second-slowest circuit on the calendar after Monaco has captivated drivers and fans alike thanks to its spectacular setting and party atmosphere. Sebastian Vettel is the most succ...

  • News - Paypal unit to 'embrace' Bitcoin crypto-currency

    bbc.co.uk 09 Sep '14, 11am

    9 September 2014 Last updated at 12:10 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Paypal unit to 'embrace' Bitcoin crypto-currency Braintree's work on bitcoins will make it easier for online retailers to take payments made in the virtual currency Co...

  • News - Paypal unit to 'embrace' Bitcoin crypto-currency

    bbc.co.uk 09 Sep '14, 11am

    9 September 2014 Last updated at 12:10 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Paypal unit to 'embrace' Bitcoin crypto-currency Braintree's work on bitcoins will make it easier for online retailers to take payments made in the virtual currency Co...

  • News - Paypal unit to 'embrace' Bitcoin crypto-currency

    bbc.co.uk 09 Sep '14, 11am

    9 September 2014 Last updated at 12:10 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Paypal unit to 'embrace' Bitcoin crypto-currency Braintree's work on bitcoins will make it easier for online retailers to take payments made in the virtual currency Co...

  • News - Bitcoin trader admits unlicensed money transfers

    bbc.co.uk 04 Sep '14, 10pm

    4 September 2014 Last updated at 23:05 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Bitcoin trader admits unlicensed money transfers The BitInstant Bitcoin exchange is based in New York Continue reading the main story Related Stories US makes Bitcoin ...

  • News - Bitcoin trader admits unlicensed money transfers

    bbc.co.uk 04 Sep '14, 10pm

    4 September 2014 Last updated at 23:05 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Bitcoin trader admits unlicensed money transfers The BitInstant Bitcoin exchange is based in New York Continue reading the main story Related Stories US makes Bitcoin ...

  • Hermes and LVMH end 'handbag war'

    News - Hermes and LVMH call a truce to 'handbag war'

    bbc.co.uk 03 Sep '14, 4pm

    3 September 2014 Last updated at 17:59 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Hermes and LVMH call a truce to 'handbag war' Tensions built between the two Paris-based companies as LVMH increased its shares in Hermes Continue reading the main sto...

  • Singapore noodles: quick, tasty and better than take out

    Food - Recipes : Singapore-style noodles

    bbc.co.uk 30 Aug '14, 4pm

    Heat a wok until smoking and add the groundnut oil, then stir fry the ginger, chilli, mushrooms and turmeric for a few seconds. Add the bacon and cook for 15-20 seconds, then add the red pepper, carrots, beansprouts and cooked chicken. Stir-fry for one minute. Add the noodles to the w...

  • Moped gang in smash-and-grab raid at Knightsbridge Rolex store

    News - Moped gang in smash-and-grab raid at Knightsbridge Rolex store

    bbc.co.uk 27 Aug '14, 10pm

    27 August 2014 Last updated at 22:46 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Moped gang in smash-and-grab raid at Knightsbridge Rolex store The raid happened at about 10:30 BST The Rolex store in Knightsbridge has been targeted by a gang riding m...

  • Singapore tourists 'told to shut up'

    News - Indonesia: Singapore tourists told 'shut up or go home'

    bbc.co.uk 18 Aug '14, 10am

    18 August 2014 Last updated at 11:12 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Indonesia: Singapore tourists told 'shut up or go home' By News from Elsewhere... ...media reports from around the world, found by BBC Monitoring Continue reading the ma...

  • News - Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display

    bbc.co.uk 18 Aug '14, 5am

    Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display 18 August 2014 Last updated at 05:49 BST The Chelsea flower show in London may be the most famous garden festival in the world but in Asia, gardeners are getting in the spirit with their own local variety. The Singapore Garden Festival...

  • News - Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display

    bbc.co.uk 18 Aug '14, 4am

    Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display 18 August 2014 Last updated at 05:49 BST The Chelsea flower show in London may be the most famous garden festival in the world but in Asia, gardeners are getting in the spirit with their own local variety. The Singapore Garden Festival...

  • News - Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display

    bbc.co.uk 18 Aug '14, 4am

    Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display 18 August 2014 Last updated at 05:49 BST The Chelsea flower show in London may be the most famous garden festival in the world but in Asia, gardeners are getting in the spirit with their own local variety. The Singapore Garden Festival...

  • News - Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display

    bbc.co.uk 18 Aug '14, 4am

    Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope' goes on display 18 August 2014 Last updated at 05:49 BST The Chelsea flower show in London may be the most famous garden festival in the world but in Asia, gardeners are getting in the spirit with their own local variety. The Singapore Garden Festival...

  • News - The seaside shop in Swanage that accepts Bitcoin as payment

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 8am

    The seaside shop in Swanage that accepts Bitcoin as payment 16 August 2014 Last updated at 08:46 BST A newsagent in the seaside town of Swanage has decided to accept Bitcoin as payment after hearing about the unregulated digital currency on a television show. Shop owner Andy James is ...

  • News - The seaside shop in Swanage that accepts Bitcoin as payment

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 8am

    The seaside shop in Swanage that accepts Bitcoin as payment 16 August 2014 Last updated at 08:46 BST A newsagent in the seaside town of Swanage has decided to accept Bitcoin as payment after hearing about the unregulated digital currency on a television show. Shop owner Andy James is ...

  • News - Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 6am

    16 August 2014 Last updated at 01:36 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics By Zoe Kleinman Technology reporter, BBC News Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Swana...

  • News - Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 12am

    16 August 2014 Last updated at 01:36 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics By Zoe Kleinman Technology reporter, BBC News Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Swana...

  • News - Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 12am

    16 August 2014 Last updated at 01:36 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics By Zoe Kleinman Technology reporter, BBC News Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Swana...

  • News - Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 12am

    16 August 2014 Last updated at 01:36 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics By Zoe Kleinman Technology reporter, BBC News Swanage News is proud of its Bitcoin service Continue reading the m...

  • News - Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 12am

    16 August 2014 Last updated at 01:36 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics By Zoe Kleinman Technology reporter, BBC News Swanage News is proud of its Bitcoin service Continue reading the m...

  • News - Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics

    bbc.co.uk 16 Aug '14, 12am

    16 August 2014 Last updated at 01:36 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Retailers look to Bitcoin as currency for life's basics By Zoe Kleinman Technology reporter, BBC News Swanage News is proud of its Bitcoin service Continue reading the m...

  • Rolex stolen from dying patient

    News - Rolex stolen from dying patient at Chichester hospital

    bbc.co.uk 13 Aug '14, 6pm

    13 August 2014 Last updated at 19:44 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Rolex stolen from dying patient at Chichester hospital David Davies's watch was stolen while he was being treated in the hospital resuscitation area A £5,000 Rolex watch...

  • News - Virtual cash heist diverts net traffic

    bbc.co.uk 08 Aug '14, 12pm

    8 August 2014 Last updated at 12:51 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Virtual cash heist diverts net traffic Bitcoin and other virtual currencies use lots of computer power to track transactions and generate new coins Continue reading the m...

  • News - Virtual cash heist diverts net traffic

    bbc.co.uk 08 Aug '14, 12pm

    8 August 2014 Last updated at 12:51 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Virtual cash heist diverts net traffic Bitcoin and other virtual currencies use lots of computer power to track transactions and generate new coins Continue reading the m...

  • News - Virtual cash heist diverts net traffic

    bbc.co.uk 08 Aug '14, 12pm

    8 August 2014 Last updated at 12:51 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Virtual cash heist diverts net traffic Bitcoin and other virtual currencies use lots of computer power to track transactions and generate new coins Continue reading the m...

  • News - UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne

    bbc.co.uk 06 Aug '14, 2am

    6 August 2014 Last updated at 03:05 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne Continue reading the main story Related Stories Bitcoin crashes tied to search surge How to mint your own virtual money Guide:...

  • News - UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne

    bbc.co.uk 06 Aug '14, 2am

    6 August 2014 Last updated at 03:05 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print UK to explore Bitcoin role - George Osborne Continue reading the main story Related Stories Bitcoin crashes tied to search surge How to mint your own virtual money Guide:...