Editorials

Lighting fires in the educational system

Wert’s reform is an unnecessary attack and a serious backward step in ideology

POLITICS

Fraud squad denies authorship of accusation against Artur Mas

Document accusing Catalonia premier of Swiss cash stash not issued by police, statement says

LEGAL SYSTEM

No pardon for former drug addict who now does charity work

Galicia man must serve seven years for selling heroin sachet, says government

FINANCE

Treasury sells 10-year bonds at lowest yield in over a year

Debt-management agency adds further 4.25 billion euros to its piggy bank for next year

SOCCER

“We are not trying to make clones of Xavi or Iniesta”

Barcelona sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta on the club’s philosophy and why Messi is the best in the game

REAL ESTATE

Foreign interest in Spanish housing market grows

Sales to non-residents increased 18 percent in third quarter

LAW

Government as judge and jury

The Rajoy administration has issued 468 pardons, for every offense imaginable The law doesn't require it to give explanations, resulting in a totally opaque system

LAW

Shoe-throwing Kurd pardoned

Hokman Joma had served nearly all of his three-year sentence

MEDIA

How political manipulation led to financial meltdown at Telemadrid

Station's workers on strike over plan to slash 925 posts from bloated roster

CORPORATE CRIME

Ex-employers’ chief Díaz Ferrán got 100,000 a month for giving up firm

Associate who allegedly helped the former business leader conceal assets asked to stump up record 50 million