US ELECTION 2016

Trump and Clinton approach the final furlong in race for nominations

The Republican hopeful is already talking as if he has won the race, while Clinton is reaching out to rival Bernie Sanders

PEOPLE

Spanish tennis star Rafa Nadal splashes out on luxury yacht

Wimbledon champion’s €2.5 million vessel is currently moored in Palma de Mallorca

HEALTH SCARE

“Human fecal contamination” at origin of bottled water health scare

Catalan authorities say gastroenteritis virus must have tainted water at bottling plant in nearby Andorra

PEOPLE

Prince’s former Marbella mansion on sale for €5.25 million

Singer bought residence as a wedding gift for his first wife Mayte García

LATIN AMERICA

Venezuela introduces two-day working week for public sector

Drought and mismanagement of electricity sector sees continued power cuts

REFUGEE CRISIS

Syrian refugees in Spain left in limbo

Without help integrating and learning language skills, new settlers face exclusion

SPANISH POLITICS

Candidates play blame game as deadline for new election approaches

Spanish king confirms that no nominee has enough support to stand for prime minister

GAME OF THRONES

‘Game of Thrones’ puts Peñíscola back on the global film scene

Mediterranean town hosts special screening of the first episode in season six of HBO hit series

CULTURE

Moses, Aaron and an enormous bull

Over-the-top production of Arnold Schönberg’s 1932 opera comes to Madrid after Paris controversy