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Eight years of care, through the eyes of volunteers

María José and Enrique, painting with one of the children at the Casa Ronald McDonald.
María José and Enrique, painting with one of the children at the Casa Ronald McDonald. eva s. melendo

CLAUDIA SAN MARTÍN MALAGA

The Casa Ronald McDonald, close to the Materno hospital in Malaga, is a home from home for sick children and celebrates its eighth anniversary this weekend

Engineer Takanori Shibata, with his creation Luka, in Marbella.
Engineer Takanori Shibata, with his creation Luka, in Marbella. josele

Virtual pet, actual therapy

Héctor Barbotta

A Japanese engineer has created a baby seal with artificial intelligence, which is being used to treat Alzheimer's and other illnesses

Tourism virus

Pilar Martínez

Pilar Martínez

The Wuhan coronavirus crisis is only the first spanner to affect the works of the tourism sector this year

Teenage Man Club

Peter Edgerton

Peter Edgerton

This week's risible political antics in the United States are only the latest in a litany of petulant displays by people who, one would have hoped given their position, might have been in possession of little more class and decorum

THE EURO ZONE

Take my advice

Mark Nayler

Mark Nayler

There is no shortage of figures and institutions queuing up to tell Sánchez and Iglesias how to go about increasing Spain's productivity and competitiveness

food & drink

Low seasons

ANDREW J. LINN

In this world of fastidious foodies and wine snobs, undoubtedly there are idiots of all types

Representatives and sponsors at the preview in London.
Representatives and sponsors at the preview in London. sur

London's view of Picasso through paper

ÍÑIGO GURRUCHAGA LONDON

The Royal Academy of Arts in London is hosting a major exhibition sponsored by Malaga council, the Diputación, Unicaja Banco and Fundación Unicaja

PET CARE

Keeping them warm

ERNY HARRISON

Cats and dogs should have their own baskets, away from draughts