Caregiver arrested for swindling her ward out of €500,000 inheritance

The victim was left in complete destitution while the suspect splurged on luxury items

REGIONAL ELECTIONS

Andalusia candidates represent a new generation of leaders

Though young, the main contenders in the regional race are far from political novices

Latin America

Brazilian leader may dodge charges in Petrobras bribery scandal

Major witness implicates President Rousseff but prosecutors doubt his testimony

The real beneficiaries of Madrid’s disastrous toll roads

Franco family among those who profited from billions paid out to expropriate land

Latin America

“Argentinean prosecutor was murdered,” claims his ex-wife

Sandra Arroyo will present evidence showing Alberto Nisman did not commit suicide

CORRUPTION IN SPAIN

As the case goes to trial, who’s who in the Gürtel investigation

Official suspects slapped with civil bonds and fines totalling €449 million That amount is the estimated cost to the public coffers from hundreds of rigged bids

CINEMA

This week’s movie releases

David Oyelowo leads the way in Martin Luther King biopic ‘Selma’ Julianne Moore and Robert Pattinson follow David Cronenberg’s ‘Maps to the Stars’

POLITICS

How Ciudadanos took on Podemos at their own digital game

Party leader Albert Rivera’s tireless online presence has pushed his party up in the polls Even the ruling Popular Party has been forced to launch a frantic offensive in response