Spanish celebrities line up for a slice of Twitter product placement

TV stars and Real Madrid’s Iker Casillas among those pushing brands in their personal messages

latin america

São Paulo metro strike set to mar World Cup opening ceremony

Police use tear gas to disperse crowd blocking main city street as protests rage on

LATIN AMERICA

Peña Nieto: “Mexico has decided to change things that did not let it grow”

Mexican president outlines reforms he has introduced at Madrid event organized by EL PAÍS

OPINION

Suddenly a stranger: Podemos

The party is not some grouping of angry, radical outsiders: it represents people who want stable employment; who want to change the system from within

Pilot killed after Eurofighter jet crashes while coming into land at Seville airbase

Aircraft slammed into ground one kilometer from shared Spanish-US base on a routine exercise

CELEBRITY NEWS

Antonio Banderas and Melanie Griffith to end their 18-year marriage

Actor couple, who have one daughter together, say split is amicable

Investigators searching for Cervantes locate four sets of human remains

Project to find body of literary giant will now focus efforts on scientific testing to confirm identity

nationalist drive

Human chain to demand referendum on Basque self-rule stretches for 123km

Over 100,000 nationalist sympathizers covered the distance between Pamplona and Durango

THE END OF JUAN CARLOS’ REIGN

Majority of Spaniards want chance to vote on king or republic

But support for a popular referendum does not mean that most would want to get rid of monarchy