AMERICAS

Obama administration approves its largest Guantanamo detainee transfer

President still likely to find it difficult to close the prison despite departure of 15 inmates

MEXICO

Mexican sports tsar’s tweet brings him Olympian storm of criticism

Alberto Castillo suggested synchronized divers in Rio were “punished” by International Swimming Federation

SHIPPING INDUSTRY

Economic recovery sets Spain’s ports on track for a record year

Cruise passengers and container traffic show increase in 2016

SOCCER

Ex-Real Sociedad striker dies after being tasered by UK police

Investigation launched into death of Dalian Atkinson, which took place in the English Midlands

CARTOONS

Forges

Forges cartoon August 16

ISLAMIC CLOTHING

As ‘burkini’ debate rages in France, should Spain regulate their use?

No rules or restrictions currently exist regarding the wearing of long-sleeved bathing costumes

MADRID

Madrid’s Lavapiés goes upmarket

The last bastion of the bohemians is attracting growing numbers of middle-class incomers