surinenglish

A LOOK AT LA LIGA

A gap opening up

Rob Palmer

Barça are still too reliant on Luis Suárez and Rakitić.
afp

Decision after decision has backfired at the Camp Nou and much of Barcelona's squad is now over the hill with no replacement in sight

THE BOTTOM LINE

Despite the beaches

Héctor Barbotta

Héctor Barbotta

Our destination is, above all, about sunshine and beaches, although that is something we tend to forget too often

health

How to lose weight and keep it off

TATE MCCLELLAN

If weight reduction is your goal, then you must choose a proper method for losing weight. What is necessary is a change in thinking and lifestyle

THE MUSIC MAKER

Don't get me wrong

Peter Edgerton

Peter Edgerton

No matter how much we like to delude ourselves that we're in control of things, we're patently not

THE EURO ZONE

Ask me no questions

Mark Nayler

Mark Nayler

Sánchez's minority government, 21 seats short of a majority even with coalition partner Podemos, has used these emergency Royal Decrees several times since coming to power

food & drink

What's on a label?

ANDREW J. LINN

When we buy wine, we tend to believe what we read on the label, even though the information shown is possibly the least informative of any alimentary product we buy

THE BOTTOM LINE

Disconnected villages

IGNACIO LILLO

You can't expect villages to attract people to live there without bearing in mind that work, education, business, leisure and many other facets of daily life, have a telematic element that requires a lot of broadband