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article 15 June 2015 UK
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Magna Carta at 800: what is the 'great charter'?

Commemorations are taking place to mark the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta - but how much do we know about the first building block of the British constitution?

article 08 June 2015 World, Turkey
Supporters of Turkey's AKP (Getty)
Turkish elections: the key questions

Turkey's AK party has lost its majority at a general election after 13 years in government - a blow to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who was seeking to cement his grip on power.

article 14 May 2015 Politics
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Devolution: what is it and what powers would cities get?

Chancellor George Osborne has promised "radical devolution" for cities to allow them to grow their local economies - but what does devolution mean? And what powers will be devolved?

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.