surinenglish

16:47

A dog's DNA

Like all dog owners in Malaga I've recently had to register my pet's genetic profile so that if one day I forget to clean up his poo I'll be located and get into trouble. I don't agree with the regulation

IGNACIO LILLO

12:33

Nouvelle or Nouveax?

French master chef Paul Bocuse, creator of Nouvelle Cuisine, died last week

A. J. LINN

12:30

Seeing stars

TripAdvisor is very useful if you own a business... until you get a one-star rating

Peter Edgerton

12:26

Getting there

The debate could go on for years and the western Costa has already been waiting too long for a railway line

Rachel Haynes

12:22

The euro zone

A rough deal

Mariano Rajoy's minority government is once again having trouble securing approval for this year's budget

Mark Nayler

18:16

Giving up

For years we have trusted that the train would eventually come to Marbella under its own steam

Héctor Barbotta

18:15

Too cool for fuel

Having to eat is, I have to say, usually little more than an inconvenient hindrance to my incessant whirlwind of generally pointless activity

Peter Edgerton

18:14

The euro zon

Can you credit it?

Fitch's upgrading of the Spanish economy puts Spain in the A grade for the first time since 2012, but can you trust a word of what the big ratings agencies say anymore?

Mark Nayler

14:17

Heat, drink and be merry

Instead of pumping syringes of vaccine into people's arms, the 191 anti-flu stations should be used for handing out endless steaming hot cups of 'caldito de pintarroja'

Peter Edgerton

14:16

The euro zone

Forget about it

If I were Rajoy's PR adviser (and I hope he has one), I'd tell him to come up with something else if he wants people to forget about the Catalonia issue

Mark Nayler

14:14

Celebrating health

Perhaps at this time of year we should be drinking to the health of the professionals and of the systems that look after us

Rachel Haynes

14:13

Chef politicians

There are clearly many chefs prepared to get involved in politics, but are there politicians prepared to do much more than turn up at gastronomic events?

A. J. LINN

17:26

Food & drink

TripAdvisor tripped

The Shed at Dulwich had a phone number, a website and a dinner-by-appointment-only policy... but it didn't exist

A. J. LINN

17:21

BRIT BACK

Resistance

It's hard to think of anything good about January in England

POLLY RODGER BROWN

17:19

Sound money and why it matters

We may carry some paper or coins, but most of our transactions are in fact by credit card or online

JEREMY BLATCH