SPANISH IN THE US

Accents make a comeback in California

Assembly is studying a bill that would allow diacritical marks on Spanish names in official registers

LATIN AMERICA

Families of Mexico’s disappeared still waiting for law to help find loved ones

Draft bill that President Enrique Peña sent to Congress in 2015 has been beset by delays

OPINION

Brexit: Adiós Titanic

Madrid-based author Giles Tremlett writes about the difficulty of imagining life in Spain after the UK leaves the European Union

OPINION

Surviving Brexit

Feeling of security enjoyed by Spaniards in the UK replaced by deep uncertainty and anxiety

Cartoon

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, March 30, 2017

Cartoon

Ros

Ros cartoon, March 30, 2017

BREXIT

Stoic Gibraltar slowly comes to terms with life after Brexit

The British Overseas Territory is largely optimistic about its future outside the EU

FREEDOM OF SPEECH

Spanish court slaps student with jail term for tweeting terrorism jokes

21-year-old’s cracks about 1973 attack against a Francoist official represent “mockery”

Health

Argentina gives green light to use of medicinal marijuana

Legal change guarantees certain patients access to cannabis oil, but homegrown pot still illegal

Sharing economy

Palma de Mallorca to ban tourist apartment rentals by this summer

City warns owners of unlicensed accommodation they could face fines of up to €40,000