sport

Neymar’s exit from Barcelona proves as controversial as his arrival

Attorneys for Brazilian forward deposit €222m with club to cover release clause

forest fires

In Spanish village threatened by forest fire, new life provides sweet surprise

As elderly residents return to homes, they discover the animals they had to leave behind are just fine

ART

Ai Weiwei: “Humanity is more cowardly with each passing day”

Chinese artist and activist explains his worldview in a conversation with EL PAÍS in Buenos Aires

Cartoon

Ros

Ros cartoon, August 3, 2017

ORGANIZED CRIME

Mexico’s Jalisco drug cartel uses Facebook to recruit new hitmen

Group posted false job ads on social media platform then forced applicants to attend training camps

TOURISM

Video: Radical youth group stages anti-tourism protest in Palma restaurant

Activists throw confetti in diners’ faces, claiming mass tourism is hurting the working classes

PROPERTY MARKET

Zara founder’s eldest daughter builds her own real estate empire

Sandra Ortega, Spain’s wealthiest woman, controlled assets worth €541 million at the end of 2016

SCIENCE

With project at risk, Canary Islands vow to fight for giant telescope

After legal ruling, the massive TMT project could still be built on Hawaiian island of Mauna Kea