TAXI STRIKE

Taxi drivers from across Spain march in Madrid against liberalization plans

Sector says “unfair competition” from likes of Uber will mean ruin for 100,000 families

LATIN AMERICA

Obama to visit Cuba on March 21 as part of regional tour

The last US sitting president to visit the island was Calvin Coolidge 88 years ago

Post-election pacts

Popular Party offers two deputy PM posts to Socialists and Ciudadanos

Rajoy considers “it reasonable to share in a coalition,” says conservative group official

Latin America

More than 50 murders committed during Pope Francis’s Mexico visit

Pontiff’s calls for peace fail to halt violence in one of the world’s most dangerous nations

OPINION

Mosquito control – stopping Zika at its source

The World Health Organization and the Food and Agriculture Organization believe it is necessary to clarify aspects of the new virus and avoid unfounded rumors

OPERATION PÚNICA

Madrid water company was used in Púnica graft case, inquiry shows

Court papers indicate that Canal de Isabel II funded work to improve image of ex-premier

LOCAL POLITICS

Politicians and police divided over harassment of Madrid security chief

José Javier Barbero had to hide inside a bar after he was chased by protesting officers

EPS

Sílvia Pérez Cruz: a free musical spirit who sets her own rules

The 33-year-old has released a new album of songs that are included in a new musical

Video | Plane makes emergency landing on Brazilian highway

Light aircraft forced to touch down in São Paulo state after suffering breakdown

POST-ELECTION PACTS