Renault asks Carlos Ghosn to stay on as…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Carlos Ghosn has held the top job at Renault since 2005 French car giant Renault has asked Carlos Ghosn to stay on as chief executive for a further four…

How I joined a French wine brotherhood

Image caption The Pouilly brotherhood welcomed 10 new bailli into their fold at a January ceremony It is not every day you get asked to join a medieval-style brotherhood, and I was nervous lest the…

Lasers and robo-feeders scale up fish farming

Image copyright Bjorgolfur Havarosson Image caption Technology in these salmon cages monitors fish behaviour to determine if they are fully fed Fish farming is big business - the industry now produces about 100 million tonnes…

The Russian guns for hire dying in Syria

Image caption Yevgeny Alikov's mother, Nina Atyusheva, with her dead son's identification tag The deaths of Russian fighters in Syria on 7 February exposed the operations of a shadowy group of mercenaries there. Some reports…

How Canada’s Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir beat…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are the most decorated Olympic figure skaters in history Four years ago, Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir thought they might never…