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Education: A Testing Issue
Should school exams be cancelled across the UK next summer?
The President's In Tray
Whoever wins the US presidential election, what awaits the next man in the White House?
How Broke is Britain?
Britain’s borrowing is forecast to hit nearly £400bn this year. Can we afford this?
Brexit: Is It Oven Ready?
David Aaronovitch and The Briefing Room team explore Britain's readiness for 2021.
Living with the Taliban
Could the Taliban return to power in Afghanistan? If so, what would the world do?
The Climate Crisis: Are We Moving Fast Enough?
China has set a target for net zero CO2, the US will shortly - but is this fast enough?
Facebook's Monopoly Problem
David Aaronovitch explores the antitrust case against Facebook.
America: what just happened?
What do events in Washington mean for America, its institutions and its politics?
Covid and the NHS
Infections are rising, hospitals are filling up. Is the NHS coping with the Covid crisis?
Putin vs Navalny
Alexei Navalny’s return to Russia has tweaked the tiger’s tail. Why is Mr Putin so afraid?
The Irish Question
Has Brexit brought the reunification of Ireland any closer?
Chaos on the US markets last week as GameStop’s price rocketed. But what really happened?
“Turmoil” in the SNP
A senior SNP MP says the party is in turmoil. Why?
Out of Lockdown
Cautious but irreversible; the promises and risks of lifting lockdown.
Two months since Britain signed a trade deal with the EU, is it working well for business?
Covid-19 and the World
An hour-long special asking which countries have fared better during the pandemic and why?
Global supply chains: is the UK vulnerable?
If global supply chains are interrupted, how will the UK cope?
Northern Ireland: how fragile is the peace process?
Violence in Northern Ireland: has it exposed the fragility of the peace process?
Could Germany Go Green?
Angela Merkel leaves office this year. Might she be replaced by a Green?
India's Covid Catastrophe
India was said to have “defeated Covid”. Now thousands are dying daily. What went wrong?
Hong Kong: Beijing Tightens Its Grip
David Aaronovitch examines what's happening in Hong Kong and where it's going to end.
What does Hamas want?
The Ransomware Threat
What is ransomware and why is it a growing threat?