POLITICAL CORRUPTION

Ex-PP treasurer tells court he paid secretary general cash bonus in person

María Dolores de Cospedal emphatically denies allegations of Bárcenas

CULTURE

Panoramas of disaster

Wim Wenders’ photography show captures Ground Zero and Fukushima

CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION

Parents of dead Galician girl will stand trial for murder

Judge finds sufficient reason to raise charge from homicide

Editorials

The need to support Libya

The international community cannot turn its back on the grave situation in the Arab country

ECONOMY

Ibex 35 closes above 10,000 points for the first time in over two years

Benchmark index has improved its high for the year eight sessions in a row

LATIN AMERICA

Peña Nieto wins major battle over tax reforms with help from leftist lawmakers

Conservative PAN voted against the proposal, which imposes higher taxes on top income earners

MOTOGP

Marc Márquez: riding and smiling

The rookie MotoGP star could win the title in his very first season on Sunday

LATIN AMERICA

Ibero-American Summit loses its gloss as leaders stay home

Many empty chairs in Panama City due to health issues and schedule conflicts

culture

Surreal Madrid

Two shows celebrate the art movement in the capital, paying special attention to works by women

BANKS

Loan default ratio moves above 12 percent for the first time on record

Outstanding bank credit drops to the levels of 2006

environment

Pollution is making Europe ill

90 percent of the continent's urban population is breathing harmful air Experts are calling on Brussels to toughen environmental legislation

people

The artful dodger

Leonardo Patterson started selling fake indigenous art from a Costa Rican restaurant He ended up exhibiting in New York with Yoko Ono, until the law caught up with him

immigration

"We are happy to be alive but for us Ceuta is a prison we can't escape"

Thirty Syrian refugees are asking Spain to speed up their asylum applications

opinion

Sleepwalkers

An immigration policy worthy of the name ought to include a series of strategies aimed at some comprehensive means of dealing with the migratory phenomenon

crime

Suspects in Spain's biggest jewel heist case busted by police

Watches stolen by the gang in 2012 had a value of 23 million euros

Witnesses to file complaint over death of man in custody of Mossos

"We cannot tolerate police brutality in the Raval neighborhood any longer," says a spokesman