DRUG TURF WARS IN MEXICO

With ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán gone, war erupts in Mexican state of Sinaloa

Extradition to US of drug lord sparks power struggle that has left 235 people dead in two months

LATIN AMERICA

Brazil’s Temer draws ire after speech focusing on women’s domestic roles

In Women’s Day address, president praises economic skills such as checking supermarket prices

Labor law

Why you can no longer be fired for working on drugs in Colombia

Constitutional Court rules being under the influence only punishable if performance affected

Cartoon

Ros

Ros cartoon, March 9, 2017

Cartoon

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, March 9, 2017

SCIENCE

Neanderthals had their own kind of ‘aspirin’

Dental records from Spanish cave suggest they chewed poplar bark, a source of salicylic acid

MADRID TRADITIONS

After 86 years, Madrid’s Embassy tearoom cuts last cucumber sandwich

Owners say rents in iconic city center location too high, but they hope to reopen in another district

SPANISH POLITICS

Spain’s opposition teams up to probe ruling party over illegal financing claims

Pact between PP and Ciudadanos in trouble after government rejects calls for investigation

International Women's Day

Thousands of women march in Spain to demand equal rights

Events held in 49 cities against gender discrimination, domestic violence and pay inequality

Immigration

What became of Adou, the suitcase boy?

Spanish journalist relates story of eight-year-old who showed up on scanning machine at border