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article 17 March 2015 UK
The progression from graphite to graphene (Getty)
What is graphene? The key questions

A new wonder material discovered by two Russian scientists at Manchester University, graphene promises to transform people's everyday lives. But what is it? And how will it be used?

article 09 March 2015 UK
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Keme Nzerem by Doping in cycling: the key questions

The independent commission - set up by the International Cycling Union (UCI) to investigate doping - finds Lance Armstrong was given preferential treatment by the sport's governing body.

article 03 March 2015 World, Israel
Binyamin Netanyahu appeals to the US congress to reject a nuclear deal with Iran that Barack Obama is hoping to strike. Where does that leave US-Israeli relations? (Reuters)
The US-Israeli 'special relationship': the key questions

Binyamin Netanyahu appeals to the US congress to reject a nuclear deal with Iran that Barack Obama is hoping to strike. Where does that leave US-Israeli relations?

article 02 March 2015 World, Russia
Boris Nemtsov in 2013 (Getty Images)
Russia's opposition after Nemtsov - the key questions

What does the future hold for Russian politics after one of its most prominent opposition activists was gunned down in front of CCTV cameras, just 200 metres from the Kremlin?

article 18 February 2015 UK
We are paying too much for our gas and electricity and could have saved up to 234 a year if we had switched supplier or changed tariff, according to a competition inquiry (Getty)
Gas and electricity bills - the key questions

We are paying too much for our gas and electricity and millions could have saved up to 234 a year if we had switched supplier or changed tariff, according to a competition inquiry.

article 16 February 2015 Business
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Why are Amazon Prime customers angry?

Amazon defends a free trial of extra benefits, which ends in an automatic upgrade to paid membership costing 79 a year.

article 11 February 2015 UK
Self-driving
Are driverless cars the future of travel? The key questions

The government is announcing three projects to test and promote driverless cars. But will they ever be significantly safer than vehicles driven by humans? And who is responsible if an accident occurs?

article 06 February 2015 World, Ukraine
With Vladimir Putin meeting Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande in Moscow to discuss the Ukraine conflict, what is driving the Russian president, what is he seeking, and will he get it? (Reuters)
What does Putin want? The key questions

With Vladimir Putin meeting Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande in Moscow to discuss the Ukraine conflict, what is driving the Russian president, what is he seeking, and will he get it?

article 03 February 2015 UK
Labour sets out plans to shake up private renting, with letting fees banned, longer tenancies and an end to
Labour's Generation Rent plan - the key questions

Labour sets out plans to shake up private renting, with letting fees banned, longer tenancies and an end to "excessive" rent increases.