LOW-COST AIRLINES

Disabled people stage Madrid protest against Ryanair “discrimination”

Demonstrators claim low-cost carrier forces those with disabilities pay extra for travel companions

FALKLAND ISLANDS

Fighting war with flowers

Renowned Argentinean silversmith melts down bullets to create tribute to Falklands War dead

ANIMAL RIGHTS

Almost 500 people arrested in Spain for animal abuse in 2016: new report

Civil Guard carried out some 12,000 investigations, including illegal cockfights

Cartoon

Ros

Ros cartoon, January 23, 2017

BULLFIGHTING

After four-year ban, bullfighting returns to Colombian city of Bogota

Tear gas fired and arrests made outside Santamaría bullring, as protestors turn out in force

Cartoon

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, January 23, 2017

SPANISH ECONOMY

Rising oil prices threaten Spain’s economic growth model

Jump caused by spike in oil prices raises concerns about Spain’s ability to stay competitive

THE MEMORIES OF CONFLICT

The town still divided over the bitter legacy of the Spanish Civil War

Opinion in Casasimarro is split about a plaque to resident killed in 1977 by neo-fascists