European Court rules Spanish mortgage law is abusive

Luxembourg tribunal says that national legislation breaches consumer protection directive

This week’s movie releases

Keira Knightley stars in British director Joe Wright's bold adaptation of Tolstoy's Anna Karenina

“Fame makes me feel strange, but it’s always good to feel they love you”

Actress Natalia Verbeke is setting her sights on new horizons: France and her native Argentina


Mesoamerica: A world-class logistics corridor?

Latin America’s strong economy is turning us into an attractive consumer market

Half of Mexican babies now born by C-section procedures

Caesareans are a growing national trend, despite the WHO’s warnings of risks


Hope for reform in the Vatican

The election of a broad-minded, non-European pope may portend the change the Church needs

Was my father a millionaire banker?

Ana Gallart has won the right to have financier Juan March exhumed

Bullfighter denies consuming alcohol on night of fatal accident

José Ortega Cano says he only "wet lips" with glass of cava


Backpack bomb destroyed near Madrid law courts

Homemade device found next to Madrid public prosecutor's office, near Plaza de Castilla courts


Wanted: Eurovegas employees; apply to: the Parla PP

Local branch puts out call for workers for unbuilt casino

public finances

Regions may get individual deficit targets

Madrid to meet with country's finance commissioners next week Montoro expects stats to be confirmed shortly that will relax Spain's deficit-reduction timetable

Defense lawyer, 90, stuns court with anti-homeless rant

Attorney claims street sleeper "provoked" suspected neo-Nazis into attacking him


After Hugo

At the international level, the fight for the post-Chávez legacy is on


Retail sales decline 10.2 percent in January

Sector has suffered negative figures for 31 months in a row