latin america

Obama administration backs Argentina in ongoing dispute with creditors

Buenos Aires is protected by "sovereign immunity," deputy solicitor general tells US Supreme Court

immigration

Father tries to smuggle eight-year-old daughter into Spain inside suitcase

Civil Guard arrest man after attempt foiled at port in Tarifa

TOURISM

Easter results point to recovery in domestic tourism

Accommodation occupancy rates up to 75.7%, seven points above last year, says minister

latin america

Thousands turn out to give “Gabo” a final farewell

Even in death, author Gabriel García Márquez was able to bring world leaders together

Iconic Tío Pepe sign is returned to Madrid’s Puerta del Sol

Popular demand sees 76-year-old sherry ad put back after new building owner had it removed

demographics

Spain losing more foreigners than ever

Flash figures from National Statistics Institute show drop in registered population

INDEPENDENCE DRIVE

Group of Socialist politicians resigns in Girona over party line on referendum

Members of the PSC claim that citizens “don’t know who to vote for in terms of a leftist party”

PLANETA FUTURO

No way out for Almería’s prostitutes

Hundreds of women are working in virtual slavery in brothels throughout the province Trapped by their debts to traffickers, they have seen their conditions worsen with the crisis

ANIMAL RIGHTS

Online pressure forces travel agency to cancel bullfight holiday package

Former Madrid premier Esperanza Aguirre says those against bullfighting are “anti-Spanish”

PP'S HIDDEN FINANCES

Bárcenas: PP treasurers did not hand out cash without superiors’ knowledge

Former Popular Party moneyman reveals further details about illegal financing Slush fund was used to pay for Mariano Rajoy's dress suits, he tells judge