Jaffa Cakes: McVitie's is reducing the size of a standard box from 12 to 10 cakes. Photograph: Clive Gee/PA. Food & drink industry.
The world's second-largest gem-quality diamond has been sold to a London jeweller for $53m (�39.5m). Laurence Graff, chairman of Graff Diamonds, bought the diamond privately after it failed to meet its reserve price at an auction last year.
The pub chain's decision to do away with straws is expected to stop 70m of them ending up in landfill or the sea every year. Here are some other plastics we perhaps could do without.
British Airways has launched an investigation after a staff member posted an offensive rant on the social app Snapchat. The flight attendant filmed herself before working on a flight to Nigeria.
The inhabitants of Craven, a district in the southern Yorkshire Dales, are the happiest in the country, according to official statistics.