GANG VIOLENCE

Seven-year-old girl killed in Seville drug gang shootout

Neighborhood residents call for action over gun crime

road accident

Madrid politician Cifuentes still in serious condition after scooter crash

Government delegate in semiconscious state after undergoing surgery to stem bleeding on Tuesday night

Spain moots ban on arms exports to Egypt

Military equipment licenses worth up to 100 million euros to be reconsidered by government in Madrid

FESTIVALS

Rototom: the politics of reggae

Benicàssim’s other festival espouses a philosophy of tolerance and having a good time

Editorials

An unsafe curve at high speeds

The judge investigating the Santiago crash has accused infrastructure firm Adif of negligence

LATIN AMERICA

Maduro sets out stall against corruption in Venezuela

President calls for major debate as well as special government powers to deal with blight

LATIN AMERICA

FARC admits to causing “victims and pain” as Colombia peace talks resume

Guerrilla force talks for first time of civilian casualties and need for reparations

ROCK OF CONTENTION

Spain blocks exports of sand from crossing Gibraltar border

Environmentalists lodge legal complaint against removal of material from dunes Rock authorities say “any suggestion of illegality” should be directed toward Tarifa

DOPING IN SPORT

Domínguez in the eye of the storm

IAAF is seeking doping sanction for Spain’s most decorated athlete but suspects national federation is dragging its heels

IMMIGRATION

The desperate trip to Parallel 35

This summer has seen a sharp increase in the number of migrants making the dangerous crossing from Morocco on board inflatable dinghies

CULTURE

Lisbon’s seven-day miracle in an old machine-gun plant

Derelict factory turned into an illegal culture center by philosophy lecturer

ROCK OF CONTENTION

EC Rock mission to listen to both sides

Committee will look into allegations of wrongdoing by both Gibraltarian authorities and Spain

RESERVOIR SAFETY

Girls’ deaths at Valmayor spark debate over supervision of city’s rivers and lakes

Agencies dispute responsibility for signs and patrols

CANTABRIA CAVERS

Cavers missing since Saturday found safe

The two experienced speleologists had been practicing with some less experienced colleagues

OPINION

De Cospedal

The PP Secretary General's testimony has shaken up the Bárcenas hearings Is it time for Spain to reform the rules of "the game of power?"