PP youth leader freed from Spanish jail after return from Cuba

Ángel Carromero was convicted by island authorities after car crash led to dissident’s death

Editorials

An internal affair

The political consequences of the Madrid Arena tragedy are playing out behind closed doors

Scandal inquiries by police cost Interior number two his job

Minister’s chief of staff couldn’t withstand pressure, sources say

PP youth leader freed from Spanish jail after return from Cuba

Ángel Carromero was convicted by island authorities after car crash led to dissident’s death

REGIONAL POLITICS

Catalonia “wasting time” on independence, Deputy PM warns

Sáenz de Santamaría warns Mas “Constitution will be defended”

An improved historical biography?

The Royal Academy of History's latest volumes dodge repeated controversy

ADOPTION

International adoption as a last resort

Legal controls have seen the number of children taken into care fall drastically

EXHIBITIONS 2013

The shows must go on

Madrid's 2013 arts lineup is looking rich despite the crisis

"I have never thought about throwing in the towel," says Mayor Botella

Madrid Arena tragedy prompts cabinet reshuffle one year after City Hall switch

HOSPITAL CRISIS

Firm where ex-Madrid health chief works takes over lucrative medical contracts

Juan José Güemes helped privatized analysis services at six regional hospitals

Late designer’s family stops bridal house executives from attending funeral

Manuel Mota apparently took his life because he was under pressure by Pronovias, friends say.

Have prescription, will travel: Are drug charges creating pharmacy tourism boom?

Madrid government's introduction of prescription surcharges drives locals to seek cheaper medicine outside the region.

GOYA AWARD NOMINATIONS

Curious cases at the Goyas

Veteran José Sacristán gets his first nod, as 'Blancanieves' leads the running

This week's movie releases

Watch out for Michael Haneke's award-winning 'Amour' as it hits the big screen