THE PP'S HIDDEN FINANCES

Opposition demands truth from PM over ex-treasurer’s revelations

“Bárcenas has papers that could topple government,” says lawyer Former PP moneyman asks judge to unblock his bank account to cover costs of his defense

Apple store unearths hospital ruins

Tech firm’s new Madrid outlet will safeguard 15th-century walls under its floor

Editorials

A distorted image

It is risky to face elections with major corruption cases left unresolved

US insists that spying allegations won’t affect Brazil relations

Brasilia opens inquiry to see if telecoms cooperated with Washington in mass espionage program

DEFENSE

US to pay Spain 200 million to host missile shield

Four destroyers and 1,100 military personnel to be based at Cádiz port for at least four years

the PP's HIDDEN FINANCES

“If Rajoy cannot tell the truth, he will have to go,” says Socialist Party

Opposition calls on PM to answer questions about ex-PP treasurer’s latest revelations

Spain’s economy will flatline in 2014, says IMF forecast

New predictions are among the most pessimistic from public and private organizations

SNOWDEN AFFAIR

Spain may be willing to apologize to Bolivia for Morales’ airspace snub

Austrian daily reports US envoy informed Vienna government that Snowden was on board presidential plane

ABUSE SCANDAL

"He wouldn't let us talk to the girls"

Witnesses corroborate accusations of sexual abuse against gymnastics coach

Financial Justice

The British buyers fight back

Foreign property investors are battling to recover money lost in deals gone bad

OPINION

Be my character

Is the book you are holding art, or just merchandise? Why is J. M. Coetzee's work literature while Dan Brown's isn't?

Domestic Terrorism

Repentant ETA activist apologizes to officers injured in 1995 attack

"I am sorry for the harm I caused," writes convicted bomber Valentín Lasarte

Energy

Electricity sector on standby as ministry grapples with funding gap

Finance's refusal to cut budget slack to plug tariff deficit delays plans for industry overhaul Consumers can expect higher bills

Energy

Nervous wait for community that revolves around nuclear power

Garoña plant being wound down by owners but government may intervene