ASTRONOMY

Perseids 2016: How to see the summer’s most spectacular meteor shower

This Friday and Saturday night you can watch the "Lagrimas de San Lorenzo" from a dark spot far from city lights, or from your computer screen

US ELECTIONS

Donald Trump fails to contain growing Republican Party rebellion

GOP heavyweights abandon the presidential candidate, accusing him of being a threat to his own country

HEALTH

Nearly 64% of Spaniards are overweight or obese, new study shows

Study confirms a three-decade-old trend showing increase in weight problems

PRISON POPULATION

Spain’s under-25 prison population increases by 11% over the last year

Overall numbers of people being held behind bars falls to 61,500, a 6% drop on last year

Spanish politics

Ciudadanos keeps the initiative in talks to form government

Talks on Wednesday could leave Socialists marginalized by refusal to talk with interim PM