LATIN AMERICA

Why once-peaceful Colima is now gripped by an epidemic of violence

War between drug cartels has made Mexico’s tiny Pacific tourist state the country’s bloodiest region

FIGHT AGAINST NARCOTICS

The spider web of federal funds that go to fighting the drug war in Mexico

In addition to the Mexican government’s growing budget, the US continues to provide assistance

LATIN AMERICA

Argentina’s Kirchner claims latest indictment is a political witch-hunt

Former president slams judge in charge of corruption investigation in messages posted on Twitter

ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT

Spanish filmmakers try to sell Goya film award in second-hand store

Bajo Ulloa brothers put prize for 1992 movie screenplay up for sale for just under €5,000

ENVIRONMENT

Madrid to ban half of cars from city center due to high pollution levels

Tomorrow will be the first time that such a measure has been put into place in the Spanish capital

REAL ESTATE

British developers lead the revival of Costa del Sol’s property sector

Upscale projects take shape along Malaga coastline from Marbella to Estepona

END OF THE YEAR ROUND-UP

Most-read articles of 2016: Part 1

As this extraordinary year for news draws to a close, we look back at the highlights from the English Edition