The modesty of Uruguay’s political elite did not begin with Mujica

Most of the presidential candidates in the country lead a simple life


A small ray of hope in Cité Soleil

A group of nuns led by a Spaniard is providing healthcare and schooling in Haiti’s poorest slum

the end of juan carlos’ reign

Leonor becomes a crown princess

Felipe's eldest daughter has begun a low-key public life to prepare her for her future role

the end of juan carlos’ reign

Queen Sofía: “I feel the same as always. Everything is going to carry on as it is”

Speaking in New York, the king’s wife says she is “completely calm” about succession process

the end of juan carlos’ reign

How King Juan Carlos revealed his abdication secret

EL PAÍS reconstructs the final series of events leading up to Monday’s historic announcement


Government report blames driver for Santiago train crash that killed 79

But judge is also targeting execs at railway manager for failing to install safety mechanisms


PhotoEspaña turns its gaze on Spain

The best Spanish photography of the last 150 years is the focus of this year’s festival