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Keep up to speed with The Telegraph's two-minute news briefings - bringing you clarity on the most important issues of the day. Available every weekday morning and evening.

Keep up to speed with The Telegraph's two-minute news briefings - bringing you clarity on the most important issues of the day. Available every weekday morning and evening.

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Keep up to speed with The Telegraph's two-minute news briefings - bringing you clarity on the most important issues of the day. Available every weekday morning and evening.

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English


Episodes

The Evening Briefing: Friday, September 23

9/23/2022
Kwasi Kwarteng reveals plan for tax cuts in mini-BudgetHow the mini-Budget will impact your financesHow much will you save after tax cutsJoe Biden sends secret nuclear strike warning to Vladimir PutinJames Naughtie - Brave, brilliant and brutal author made history singWill Harry Maguire be capable of taking his England lifeline?How many can you answer? Start playingRead all these articles and stay expertly informed anywhere, anytime with a digital subscription. Start your free one-month...

Duration:00:02:25

The Morning Briefing: Friday, September 23

9/23/2022
What to expect from today's mini-BudgetPound falls to lowest level since 1985 – latest updatesKwasi Kwarteng warns Bank of England to get grip on inflationHow to keep the heating off until NovemberRayner reveals what Commons note said about QueenCan you crack this brain-teaser for children?Southgate ready to risk reputation over MaguireRemote corners of Britain you can still reach without a carRead all these articles and stay expertly informed anywhere, anytime with a digital subscription....

Duration:00:02:22

The Evening Briefing: Thursday, September 22

9/22/2022
'Rabbit out of the hat'National Insurance will be cut from Nov 6Push for growthKwarteng to announce biggest tax cuts since ThatcherBritain 'in recession'Bank of England raises interest rates by 0.5 percentage pointsRocketing interest ratesWhat it means for your house priceWhat to doHow to protect your wealth from rising interest rates – and make moneyBan liftedJacob Rees-Mogg scraps barriers to fracking and says we must tolerate earthquakesUkraine warPutin ‘passes secret law to send one...

Duration:00:02:16

The Morning Briefing: Thursday, September 22

9/22/2022
‘Desperate’ Vladimir Putin will be defeated, vows Liz TrussWhat would happen if Russian leader unleashed a nuclear strike1,400 arrested across Russia for protesting against mobilisationSix-month deadline set to sort stalemateGP appointments for every patient within two weeks under new planBorrowers told to ‘buckle up’ ahead of biggest rise in 30 yearsThe secret art of being a royal pallbearerWasps in relegation threat with club poised to appoint administratorsRead all these articles and stay...

Duration:00:02:23

The Evening Briefing: Wednesday, September 21

9/21/2022
Ukraine conflictNuclear wars 'cannot be won', Biden tells UN after Putin's threatsAnalysisPutin's 'partial mobilisation' will send tens of thousands to their deathsStamp dutyHow the cut could work – and how much you would saveAndrew LilicoTruss's tax cutting agenda has nothing to do with a supposed allegiance to trickle-down economicsDonald TrumpEx-US president sued by New York attorney generalRugby unionWasps to enter administration and face automatic relegationExclusive book extractHow...

Duration:00:02:22

The Morning Briefing: Wednesday, September 21

9/21/2022
'I'm not bluffing on nuclear weapons', says Russian leaderWhy the prospect of a nuclear war is now closer than everTaxpayer to cover half of businesses' electricity billsExamining the likely future of the special relationshipFrance chosen for first state visit after bonding with MacronThe podcast that took the law into its own handsAll you need to know about looking good in a suitRead all these articles and stay expertly informed anywhere, anytime with a digital subscription. Start your free...

Duration:00:02:21

The Evening Briefing: Tuesday, September 20

9/20/2022
Economic planLiz Truss admits tax cuts will initially benefit rich more than poorBoosting the CityLiz Truss hints she will scrap bankers’ bonus cap, saying not every measure will ‘be popular’Biden meetingLiz Truss says no talks on US-UK trade deal for yearsAnalysisTruss and Macron meeting could herald cautious reset of Anglo-French relationsUkraine warPutin prepares to address the nation over Ukraine 'referendums'Punishing desertionKremlin may be considering declaring a general...

Duration:00:02:23

The Morning Briefing: Tuesday, September 20

9/20/2022
Elizabeth II laid to rest with husband in private burialLate Queen laid to rest amid an outpouring of loveRoyal family releases unseen photograph of Queen in final tribute'I sat in the same spot for Diana’s funeral but this was quite different'Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral, in 25 remarkable picturesWhy US president Joe Biden was shunted 14 rows backThe wives of Windsor step up to fill the void left by Queen ElizabethCounter-offensive recaptures first village in LuhanskJudge overturns murder...

Duration:00:02:18

The Evening Briefing: Monday, September 19

9/19/2022
It has been a day like no other. The nation lined the streets, huddled around televisions and, above all, paid its final respects to Queen Elizabeth II during a moving state funeral that touched the world. Here are your evening links. Chris Queen Elizabeth II's state funeralHer Majesty's coffin lowered into Royal Vault at Windsor‘Loving and devoted’Charles III’s handwritten tribute to Queen ElizabethGoodbye ‘Gan-gan’Princess Charlotte wears horseshoe broochPearl and diamond necklacePrincess...

Duration:00:02:41

The Morning Briefing: Monday, September 19

9/19/2022
World gathers to honour late Queen's life of selfless serviceMinute-by-minute guide to late monarch's state funeralLast mourners file past coffin as lying-in-state ends at 6.30amYour interactive guide to today's funeral processionKing gets nod of approval from the great gatheringRussia’s most famous pop star becomes latest to criticise warImpressive Arsenal outclass Brentford to return to summitRead all these articles and stay expertly informed anywhere, anytime with a digital subscription....

Duration:00:02:24

The Evening Briefing: Friday, September 16

9/16/2022
Queen lying in stateQueue reopens - but mourners warned they face 24-hour waitTrack the queueSee how long it is and where it startsDavid BeckhamClamour in the queue as former England captain joins public to pay respects to QueenCivil servant errorThe misheard word that directed public to mourn late Queen in Yosemite'Immense gratitude'The King proclaims his love for Wales as he hands princedom to William'No one’s expecting miracles’First Minister says the Prince of Wales should learn...

Duration:00:02:25

The Morning Briefing: Friday, September 16

9/16/2022
Harry can wear uniform in vigil of the grandchildrenQueue almost doubles compared to yesterday morningLive queue tracker and where the line of people startsMinute-by-minute guide to the state funeral on MondayCamilla soldiers on during first week despite broken toeRussian command centre destroyed by Himars missiles'Roger Federer is the greatest sportsman in history'Read all these articles and stay expertly informed anywhere, anytime with a digital subscription. Start your free one-month...

Duration:00:02:19

The Evening Briefing: Thursday, September 15

9/15/2022
Royals see tributes'Don't cry now, you'll start me' - emotional Prince William comforts mournerCountess of WessexSophie hugs mourner in ManchesterThe processionNHS staff to walk in front of Queen's coffin at state funeralFuneral plansEverything you need to know about the state eventFascinating historyThe Royal Navy gun carriage that will carry Queen Elizabeth's coffinLying in stateElderly and disabled fall ill in long queue to see the QueenLive trackerSee how long the queue is to see the...

Duration:00:02:18

The Morning Briefing: Thursday, September 15

9/15/2022
Now it's our time to say farewell as Queen Elizabeth is handed to the nationLong queues overnight to view late monarch's coffin in central London'I was among the first in the queue – and will always remember camaraderie'How long do I have to wait? Queue tracker and where it starts25 years on, Princes William and Harry’s goal is the same once againWhy Harry and Meghan are keen not to upset the hierarchyUkraine’s game-changing counter-offensive to recapture KharkivMajor report suggests virus...

Duration:00:02:20

The Evening Briefing: Wednesday, September 14

9/14/2022
Lying in stateThousands queue to see the late Queen's coffinPoignant reminderPrinces William and Harry walk behind Queen Elizabeth's coffin echoing scenes after Diana's deathDominic NichollsRules are rules… and Prince Harry will understand his uniform banFollowing processionPrincess of Wales pays tribute to Queen Elizabeth by wearing her broochBarley sweets and rocking on your heelsAdvice on how to stick out a queuePublicity turmoilPrince Harry’s memoir set to be delayed until next yearOprah...

Duration:00:02:31

The Morning Briefing: Wednesday, September 14

9/14/2022
London at a standstill for Queen's final homecomingPrinces William and Harry to join King Charles in processionThe route from Buckingham Palace to Westminster Abbey todayHow to view the coffin with warnings of five-mile queues100 members of King's former household are made redundantUkraine recaptures territory roughly the size of Crete‘My grandfather was a Second World War spy’Read all these articles and stay expertly informed anywhere, anytime with a digital subscription. Start your free...

Duration:00:02:11

The Evening Briefing: Tuesday, September 13

9/13/2022
Queen of ScotsCoffin leaves Edinburgh as it flies back to LondonBuckingham PalaceInside the Bow Room where Queen Elizabeth's coffin will rest overnight in LondonShow of unitySinn Féin extends olive branch as new King appeals to both sides of the political divideBarredThe three countries not invited to the Queen's funeralSeeing the coffinHow you can visit the late Queen's casketPromotionSophie, Countess of Wessex to gain new title if Edward becomes Duke of EdinburghUkraine warRussia 'launches...

Duration:00:02:15

The Evening Briefing: Tuesday, September 13

9/13/2022
King and his siblings stand vigil over mother's coffinTens of thousands queue in Edinburgh overnight to pay respectsThe moment it was clear that the mood in Edinburgh had changedMourners begin the line ... 53 hours before doors openWhere Queen Elizabeth's body will lie in state and how you can visitTrains will run through the night as mourners travel to LondonForces reach Russian border as offensive sweeps through KharkivFixture crisis as Chelsea vs Liverpool and Man Utd vs Leeds...

Duration:00:02:18

The Evening Briefing: Monday, September 12

9/12/2022
United in griefKing and siblings walk behind Queen's coffin as mourners line up to pay respectsMilitary uniformPrince Harry denied right during mourning - but exception made for Prince AndrewCamilla Tominey analysisQueen Elizabeth would have wanted Prince Harry to wear military uniform at her funeralLeaving tributesStrict rules imposed - and Paddington Bear is bannedKing addresses ParliamentI will follow Queen Elizabeth's 'example of selfless duty'Tim StanleyOur amiable King Charles III has...

Duration:00:02:24

The Morning Briefing: Monday, September 12

9/12/2022
King Charles to lead Royal family in procession behind coffinDuke of York to walk shoulder-to-shoulder with his siblingsHow a Queen like no other began her ‘last great journey’The King to address Parliament’s Westminster HallWhere Queen Elizabeth II's coffin will rest - and how to visitPlans for King's 'cost-of-living' coronation next yearRussian soldiers 'running' for their lives as command collapsesCarlos Alcaraz becomes youngest world No 1 everRead all these articles and stay expertly...

Duration:00:02:17