SEXUAL ASSAULT

The alleged sexual assault filmed on Spain’s ‘Big Brother’: ‘Nobody did anything!’

A Madrid court has been investigating a suspected case of abuse of a female contestant that was caught on camera during the filming of ‘Gran Hermano’

TELEVISION

“The story of Jesús Gil is about how fragile we are as a society”

An original documentary from HBO Spain examines the life and times of the infamous politician and businessman, whose stint at the helm of Marbella town council and Atlético de Madrid soccer club was characterized by corruption and excesses

TRUE CRIME

Makers of Netflix’s ‘Alcàsser Murders’: “We saw that evil was among us”

The directors behind the new documentary, Ramón Campos and Elías León Siminiani, discuss why they thought it was time to shed new light on one of Spain’s most notorious murder cases

AMERICAS

Video of man beating his wife forces Brazil to face up to gender violence

The recording shows the moments before the victim’s death, stirring national debate on domestic abuse and the vulnerability of women in a country that prefers to turn a blind eye

Crime in Brazil

Torture tattoo: teen branded with the words “thief” and “idiot” in Brazil

Two men claim to have taken the law into their own hands after the youngster tried to steal a bicycle

GRAFT IN BRAZIL

Brazil shaken by alleged secret recording of Temer obstructing justice

'O Globo' talks of a tape in which president authorizes payment of hush money to jailed corrupt politician

BRAZIL

Is Brazil’s Lula the target of a smear campaign?

The media has covered graft accusations widely, despite little hard evidence against ex-president

BRAZIL

Brazil’s Lula to stand trial over corruption case at state oil firm

Former president says he is subject of a politically motivated “witch hunt” over Petrobras scandal

BRAZIL

Telephones and trending topics

TV presenter Paula Vázquez caused a storm on Twitter last week She inadvertently posted her phone number, date of birth and address