Brand Spain deputy resigns after Catalan Twitter insult

Juan Carlos Gafo Acevedo had objected to booing of Spanish anthem by nationalists

THE PP'S HIDDEN FINANCES

“Rajoy cannot govern without explaining the Bárcenas case”

PSOE leader Alfredo Pérez Rubalcaba speaks to EL PAÍS on eve of censure motion

“In my time, the whole Miss Spain thing was a serious affair”

Baroness Thyssen talks art collecting, beauty contests and turning 70

Editorials

Fighting tax avoidance

The G-20’s plan to stop fiscal evasion by multinationals requires the support of states

Pope Francis to launch his "social gospel" program from Brazil

Francis has chosen his home continent as the platform for his message to millions of young people

OPINION

Assange II

As with the head of WikiLeaks, world opinion and the US courts are treating analyst Edward Snowden as a criminal

CULTURE

The soundtrack of Europe

From Salzburg to Monegros and from Bayreuth to Benicàssim, the big musical events of the summer lend themselves to food, fashion and travel

opinion

Lawyers, guns and money

Almost all the independent recording firms that channeled creative energy were gangsterish in their behavior, if not directly owned and operated by the mob

OFFICIAL SECRETS

Hermetically sealed archives

Historians want access to files in the Foreign and Defense Ministries The former's papers are off-limits while the latter has 10,000 secret reports

PP'S HIDDEN FINANCES

Magistrate asks taxman to look into payments to PP officials

Tax Agency to probe whether offenses were committed through alleged illegal donations