Court finds “solid evidence” that death of businessman was linked to use of force

Ten police officers denied request not to be tried by popular jury in Juan Andrés Benítez case

Editorials

Constitutional channels

Political dialogue is the framework in which the problems of Catalonia should be resolved, not via a unilateral referendum

Former singer from pop group Mecano pleads guilty to tax evasion

Ana Torroja will have to pay €1.5 million in fines for three tax offenses but escapes jail time

latin america

“I wish they would stop hunting down young girls”

An average of 27 children are raped daily in Colombia's armed conflict, say NGOs

Former Valencia soccer club president arrested over kidnap attempt

Juan Bautista Soler is suspected of trying to abduct another ex-team chief, Vicente Soriano

Argentina’s ‘Mother Courage’ scores victory against sex trade mafias

Susana Trimarco vows to keep fighting after 10 convicted of pushing her daughter into prostitution

EUROPEAN ELECTIONS

Man chops off two of his fingers to collect insurance payout

Last year he obtained over €24,000 by faking amputations on his other hand

latin america

Talks will be held with opposition leaders on Thursday, Maduro announces

Some political factions have vowed to stay away from the discussions

What price for the life of a Bangladeshi garment worker?

Javier Chércoles has set up systems to provide payments to victims of 2013's Rana Plaza disaster The Primark employee says multinationals must do more to protect those who make our clothes

REFERENDUM ROW

86 percent of Congress votes down Catalonia referendum request

Rare show of unity as national deputies strike down Catalan demand for transfer of powers PP, Socialists and UPyD agree Constitution does not give region right to hold status vote