LA LIGA REVIEW

Another ‘clásico,’ another Barça loss

Lackluster Liga leader suffers second defeat to Real Madrid in five days

tennis

Nadal thrashes Ferrer and regains fourth spot in Mexico final

Ex-world number one now set to continue return to competition on US hard courts

Editorials

Spain abroad

Tension with nationalists means the government must seek a consensus for its diplomatic reform

THE PP'S HIDDEN FINANCES

Mystery still surrounds the abortive inspection by police at PP headquarters

Interior opens inquiry to determine who ordered fingerprints to be dusted at party’s offices Lawyer says that Bárcenas’ computers were not stolen, just put in another room for safekeeping

EURO CRISIS

Mass protests held across Portugal against cutbacks and the troika

Austerity overload brings record numbers of people onto the streets in Lisbon and Oporto

archeology

Operation Helmet strikes a blow against Spanish tomb raiders

The Civil Guard recovers more than 4,000 archaeological pieces from the Celtiberian period

skiing

“I often feel pretty scared”

Carolina Ruiz's World Cup triumph in Méribel was a first for Spain

personal finance

Why Spaniards aren’t ready for the pensions time bomb

Retirement planning is severely under-valued in Spain Property and bank deposits are the preferred means of saving The crisis in the system means savers will have to look for other options

CORRUPTION ALLEGATIONS

Police chief denies existence of reports on Catalan leaders

Document was revealed by El Mundo newspaper last November in the midst of Catalan election campaign

opinion

Lie management

The Popular Party has already lost one election owing to its aversion to coming clean

Benzema, Essien and a Porsche traveling at 260km/h

French Real Madrid star faces a trial which coincides with France-Spain World Cup qualifier