latin america

Pessimism takes root in Brazil as World Cup nears

Majority of Brazilians disapprove of the direction the country is taking

the end of juan carlos’ reign

King to lose immunity along with throne

Daughters Elena and Cristina will no longer be part of the royal family, simply Juan Carlos's relatives

THE END OF JUAN CARLOS' REIGN

Coronation of Prince Felipe to take place on June 19

Government is working on fast-track legislation to establish rules of the handover

LATIN AMERICA

Abducted Mexican reporter’s headless body turns up in Acapulco

Police blame crime on man who helped kill journalist Jorge Torres Palacios’ father and brother

employment

May sees biggest job growth in Spain since July 2005

Trend reflects a good season for tourism, construction and agricultural work

the end of juan carlos’ reign

An abdication plan that was five months in the making

King decided to renounce the throne the day before struggling with a speech at a January event

architecture

“It is a building and also a small city”

Swiss Tate Modern architect Jacques Herzog is behind the BBVA bank’s iconic new Madrid HQ

THE END OF JUAN CARLOS' REIGN

Thousands rally in favor of a republic

Protesters demand a referendum to decide on future of the monarchy following king’s abdication