Welcome to CBJ Star’s live-blog for tonight’s episode of BBC Newsnight.

Join us for live updates throughout the programme as we bring you the latest talking points from Emily Maitlis and guests.

The themes for tonight’s show will begin with a section observing the effectiveness of social distancing measures on the spread of the Coronavirus.

Newsnight will then move on to an analysis of new police powers, before examining the controversial nature of sweeping emergency legislation passed today in Hungary.