Latin America

101 wild animals rescued from Mexican politician’s home

Local deputy in Puebla state had been operating his own private zoo for 15 years

BUSINESS

Five energy firms hit with €32.4m in fines for fixing gasoline prices

Repsol faces highest cost after watchdog finds evidence of unfair trade practices

Fernando Alonso discharged from hospital, but will miss rest of testing

Spanish F1 driver suffered a concussion in a mysterious crash in Barcelona on Sunday

Latin America

Tensions rise in Venezuela after 14-year-old is shot dead at protest

Police ransack opposition party's HQ after officials sign national transition manifesto

POLITICS

Femen, a fainting deputy, Candy Crush and a Basque hot potato

The 2015 State of the Nation Debate has been characterized by a few bizarre moments

Arco art fair looks to the Americas

The Madrid art gathering wants to transform itself into a reference for Hispanic creation

INDEPENDENCE BID

Catalan independence vote was unconstitutional, rules top court

Tribunal finds in favor of appeals filed by central government against November 9 poll “There is only one route left, and that is elections,” says regional premier Artur Mas

Madrid’s great hole in the ground

The crisis saw an ambitious convention center never make it past its foundations

POLITICS

The truths and half-truths from the State of the Nation Debate

EL PAÍS analyzes the claims and counter-claims made by the PM and the opposition