Talking Points

Why everyone’s talking about Monzo
Monzo chief executive Tom Blomfield
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Why everyone’s talking about Monzo

London-based digital bank smashes past £2bn following fresh funding from US
25 Jun 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Godwin’s Law
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
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Why everyone’s talking about Godwin’s Law

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez sparks fierce debate over the term ‘concentration camps’
19 Jun 2019
Why everyone’s talking about swine fever
Police lured rogue pig back to farm using snacks from KFC
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Why everyone’s talking about swine fever

Millions of pigs are culled as ‘biggest animal disease ever’ hits Southeast Asia
6 Jun 2019
Why everyone’s talking about the Age of Man
Earth
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Why everyone’s talking about the Age of Man

Experts make case for new chapter of Earth’s history called the Anthropocene period
30 May 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Baku
2019-2020 Uefa Europa League
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Why everyone’s talking about Baku

Uefa’s decision to host the Europa League final in Azerbaijan is criticised over tickets, travel and Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s safety
21 May 2019
Why everyone is talking about probation
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Why everyone is talking about probation

Government announces reversal of controversial probation service reforms introduced by Chris Grayling just five years ago
16 May 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Turkey
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
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Why everyone’s talking about Turkey

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced re-run of Istanbul mayoral election following surprise defeat for his party
10 May 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Ayrton Senna
In his ten-year career Formula 1 legend Ayrton Senna drove for Toleman, Lotus, McLaren and Williams
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Why everyone’s talking about Ayrton Senna

Formula 1 pays tribute to the iconic driver on the 25th anniversary of his death
3 May 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Cambridge and slavery
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Why everyone’s talking about Cambridge and slavery

Inquiry to explore how institution may have benefited from slave trade, and whether it should pay reparations
1 May 2019
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