Today in Focus

By The Guardian

Hosted by Anushka Asthana and Rachel Humphreys, Today in Focus brings you closer to Guardian journalism. Combining personal storytelling with insightful analysis, this podcast takes you behind the headlines for a deeper understanding of the news, every weekday 

  1. 1.
    GB News enters the culture war
    28:31
  2. 2.
    The G7 and a crucial moment for the climate
    28:25
  3. 3.
    The interrogation of Matt Hancock
    27:43
  4. 4.
    The danger – and beauty – of ultrarunning
    31:24
  5. 5.
    Why every statue should come down
    31:44
  6. 6.
    Australia’s mouse plague
    26:28
  7. 7.
    The Wuhan lab leak theory
    27:02
  8. 8.
    Bashar al-Assad’s decade of destruction in Syria
    27:47
  1. 9.
    Will Tokyo really host a pandemic Olympics?
    29:58
  2. 10.
    Can the US avoid another Trump?
    26:53
  3. 11.
    A state-sponsored ‘hijacking’ – the arrest of Belarus blogger Raman Pratasevich
    28:11
  4. 12.
    ‘The government failed’: Dominic Cummings takes aim at No 10’s Covid response
    30:35
  5. 13.
    Is Britain becoming a hostile environment for EU citizens? | Podcast
    27:10
  6. 14.
    Two lives changed by the death of George Floyd
    30:43
  7. 15.
    The pandemic scam artists making millions during lockdown – podcast
    24:09
  8. 16.
    Life inside Gaza during 11 days of bombardment
    36:25
  9. 17.
    Rio de Janeiro’s deadliest police raid
    28:11
  10. 18.
    Apple versus Epic: how the Fortnite app led to a legal showdown
    27:46
  11. 19.
    How worrying is the India coronavirus variant for UK plans to unlock this summer?
    23:18
  12. 20.
    Big Short author Michael Lewis on the inside story of America’s failed Covid response
    28:10
  13. 21.
    Are Israel and Palestine on the brink of another war?
    26:36
  14. 22.
    Why is the UK slashing its international aid budget?
    28:16
  15. 23.
    Can Labour survive Britain’s political realignment?
    28:13
  16. 24.
    The Post Office scandal – part 2
    39:14
  17. 25.
    The Post Office scandal – part 1
    32:42
  18. 26.
    Noel Clarke and the allegations that have shaken the film and television industry
    30:09
  19. 27.
    How Jewish parents used Guardian ads to save their children’s lives
    39:04
  20. 28.
    The fight for Hartlepool
    40:54
  21. 29.
    America’s gun debate – why we’re getting it so wrong
    29:08
  22. 30.
    Why have sperm counts more than halved in the past 40 years?
    24:28
  23. 31.
    Scotland’s election: a stepping stone to independence?
    25:28
  24. 32.
    Cash for curtains: how damaging are the allegations involving Boris Johnson? –podcast
    27:23
  25. 33.
    Inside Afghanistan as troops prepare to leave after the US’s longest war
    23:19
  26. 34.
    India’s Covid disaster: a crisis for the world
    30:12
  27. 35.
    The Seaspiracy controversy: should we stop eating fish?
    31:26
  28. 36.
    Chaos and collapse: European football’s not-so-super league
    24:36
  29. 37.
    George Floyd: will Derek Chauvin’s guilty verdict change US policing?
    28:50
  30. 38.
    Is sitting still slowly killing us?
    24:44
  31. 39.
    How UK scientists are tracking down new Covid variants
    25:15
  32. 40.
    Did ‘eat out to help out’ cost lives?
    28:22
  33. 41.
    Becoming Prince Philip: an interview with The Crown’s Tobias Menzies
    30:02
  34. 42.
    David Cameron’s lobbying scandal
    27:57
  35. 43.
    Will we need a Covid pass to get into the pub?
    28:56
  36. 44.
    What is really behind the riots in Northern Ireland?
    30:22
  37. 45.
    Remembering the Brixton riots 40 years on
    26:23
  38. 46.
    Risk, reward and the AstraZeneca vaccine
    21:08
  39. 47.
    The death of George Floyd and the case against Derek Chauvin – podcast
    29:30
  40. 48.
    How can the UK stop harassment and sexual abuse in schools? – podcast
    28:49
  41. 49.
    Why the government's race report sparked a furious backlash
    31:44
  42. 50.
    A year of Keir: has the Covid pandemic sidelined Labour's leader?
    28:58

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