PP'S HIDDEN FINANCES

Businessmen in slush fund papers told to appear before High Court

Popular Party may have civil liability if donations are found to be illegal, says judge

BANKIA COLLAPSE

Economy minister rejects accusation he forced Bankia head to resign

Chairman’s replacement backs De Guindos’ version of Rato’s departure

“Fishing is not boring — it’s sexy and fascinating”

Green Party Eurodeputy Isabella Lövin is battling for a more sustainable EU fishery policy

ENVIRONMENT

A plastic killer lurking in the deep

Sperm whale found with 59 pieces of greenhouse sheeting in its stomach

Socialists “knew circumstances” of deal, says sex offender-backed mayor

Controversy in Ponferrada deals yet another blow to PSOE leader Rubalcaba

Editorials

Controlling bonuses

The use of public money to fund bank bailouts justifies limits on executive pay

EVICTIONS

Upcoming EU court ruling offers hope of shake-up of Spanish mortgages

Justices set to decide if full payment demands by banks violate EC directive

Spanish vacationers told not to visit Acapulco by Foreign Ministry

Government updates travel advice in wake of rape attack against six Spaniards in Pacific resort

ECONOMY

Wage costs suffer biggest fall on record at end of last year

Sharpest declines were in public sector due to government’s austerity policies

ECONOMY

Portugal in grip of deepest recession since 1975

Sharpest declines were in public sector due to austerity

CULTURE

Unknown author, uncharted impact

Collective artwork communities aim to unite society with the creative process

CORRUPTION

Foxes in the henhouse: politicians remain in charge of party financing

Successive laws on donations have been ineffective at closing loopholes

INDUSTRIAL ACTION

In-principle agreement reached with unions to end Iberia stoppages

Labor assemblies to vote on mediator’s proposals

REMEMBERING 11-M

Spain marks ninth anniversary of Madrid train bombings

PM says he is committed to “eradication of terrorism”

opinion

Brod insults Brod

‘Magma’ is a powerful send-up of the hogwash that dominates the "literary life" of our times

political espionage

Catalan conservative opens can of worms in rejecting Mossos bodyguard

PP regional chief Sánchez-Camacho has been the victim of political espionage

TOWARD THE END OF ETA

Mediators give ETA six months to fully disarm

Commission will shut down unless terrorist organization can reach a comprehensive agreement with the Spanish government

POLITICIZED JUSTICE

PP plans to tweak top court’s makeup before key rulings

Government poised to overturn progressive majority of magistrates on Constitutional panel