surinenglish

16:59

ANALYSIS

An opportunity for tolerance and peace

AHMED BIN MOHAMED ALJARWAN

This virus, bad and damaging as it is, is going to force us to reconsider who we are and what we value

16:59

food & drink

Holy chefs

Ask any American who most deserves a medal for undertaking selfless charity work during this and previous crises, and the name on many people's lips will be chef José Andrés

ANDREW J. LINN

16:57

THE EURO ZONE

With good reason?

If lockdown is extended again next weekend, the economic stagnation that's already begun will get worse

Mark Nayler

16:56

THE MUSIC MAKER

Days and confused

During this lockdown, your inner teenager, having lain dormant for years, is now wont to rear his ugly/acne splashed head

Peter Edgerton

16:54

THE BOTTOM LINE

Other people's virus

It breaks your heart to hear stories like that of a mother, who is scared to go out for a walk with her autistic children, even though this is permitted by law, for fear of being insulted by balcony vigilantes

IGNACIO LILLO

16:33

food & drink

Hard times

Larger Spaish restaurant groups may be able to survive this pandemic in the medium term; the smaller ones will probably go under

ANDREW J. LINN

16:31

THE BOTTOM LINE

What's important now

It is never too late to rectify previous mistakes, although it is of course much too late for those we've lost to coronavirus along the way

Ángel Escalera

16:29

THE MUSIC MAKER

Silent night

The pitfalls involved in seeking a peaceful country refuge are many

Peter Edgerton

16:27

THE EURO ZONE

Marshalling the forces

Prime minister Pedro Sánchez has requested that Brussels implement a "major Marshall Plan" in the war against the coronavirus

Mark Nayler

15:37

THE MUSIC MAKER

Days of whine and closures

The fact of the matter is that being stuck at home, no matter how justified the cause, is mind numbing

Peter Edgerton

15:32

THE EURO ZONE

First aid

Sánchez is doing what he can to deal with the potential effects of a virus that is still, in many ways, an unknown quantity

Mark Nayler

15:30

THE BOTTOM LINE

From one day to the next

Everything has changed; we are at war and all we have to do is stay at home

Rachel Haynes

15:33

PET CARE

Twenty years on

At the end of February 2000 quarantine for animals was lifted in the UK

PETER HARRISON

18:16

THE EURO ZONE

Left, not right

The newly-elected president of centrist Ciudadanos, Inés Arrimadas, is facing a dilemma

Mark Nayler

14:38

THE BOTTOM LINE

Teamwork

For better or worse, getting over this crisis involves taking actions for the good of others

ANA BARREAlES