Turnout for Basque Country general strike below 20 percent

Gipuzkoa province sees strongest support

Groups want asylum for Salvadoran who was refused abortion

The 22-year-old's life is endangered by the pregnancy

What Portuguese workers did to alleviate the loss of a fair day’s wage

Bus drivers set up a food bank for colleagues who can no longer pay their way

LA LIGA

“Villarreal has the ideal model”

Manchester City coach-elect Manuel Pellegrini looks back on nine years in La Liga

Capriles asks Colombia not to “abandon Venezuela”

Santos’ meeting with opposition leader angers Maduro government

HEALTHCARE

Brussels takes action against Spain for refusing EU health cards

Legal move comes after growing number of complaints about hospitals denying treatment to tourists

cinema

Filmmaker Amat Escalante ratifies Mexico’s run at Cannes

Man behind ‘Heli’ is third Mexican to win Best Director

LATIN AMERICA

Argentinean prosecutor claims Iran set up terror network in Latin America

Report given to foreign government details how 1994 Jewish center attack was carried out

MUSIC

Bon Jovi waive performance money for Madrid gig

Rock band wanted to lower ticket prices for crisis-affected Spanish fans

CINEMA

Cantinflas biopic kicks up controversy

Casting and paternity spats surround mysterious new movie about Mexican star

CINEMA

This week’s movie releases

The Hangover returns for a third installment, while ¿De qué va la vida? tries to answer life’s big questions

CRISIS POLITICS

Socialist leader augurs “broad” anti-austerity pact with government

Rajoy and Rubalcaba agree there is a change of direction in favor of growth at the heart of the EU

Editorials

A chance for change

Brussels gives Rajoy breathing space and scope for measures to promote economic recovery

PREFERRED SHARES SCANDAL

Court orders inclusion of preferred share issue into Bankia listing probe

Magistrates’ panel rules that sale of complex debt instruments was integral to preparations for stock-market flotation

LA LIGA

Barcelona defender Éric Abidal given emotional send-off

Packed press conference pays tribute to hugely popular Frenchman who overcame tumor

TECHNOLOGY

Airbnb, scourge of the hotel industry?

The traditional tourism sector in Spain and elsewhere is concerned by the growth of the room-rental website

SPORTS SCANDAL

Basketball coach faces charges of sexual abuse against girls

Former Cajasol boss Manel Comas denies allegations from 2008

Argentina’s top-rated news program takes on soccer chief — and wins

Journalist Jorge Lanata proves that he is king of Sunday-night television

OPINION

Wounded beauty

Why do celebrities lend their support to the same causes?

CYCLING IN SPAIN

Cyclists and opposition parties revolt over bike helmet plan

Government wants to make headgear obligatory in cities