Alvia crash inquiry stalls two years after Spain’s deadliest train accident

Victims' associations demand that Adif railway maintenance officials be put on trial


Chop suey or wonton? A guide to genuine Chinese restaurants in Spain

El Comidista helps foodies navigate their way through the maze of mediocre fare on offer


Pet TV talent show comes under fire from animal rights groups

More than 200,000 signatures are collected to get Telecinco to cancel ¡Vaya Fauna!

Latin America

Filmmaker Ridley Scott to bring life of “El Chapo” to the big screen

British director purchases rights to Don Winslow’s bestseller ‘The Cartel’

Latin America

Trump at the US-Mexico border: “A wall would save us a lot of money”

Republican presidential contender reaches out to the Latino community by promising jobs


PP hangs King Felipe’s portrait in Barcelona City Council chamber

Response comes a day after leftist administration removed bust of ex-king Juan Carlos I

Madrid City Hall to forbid owner of Edificio España from tearing it down

Chinese group claims it is impossible to keep façade intact; expert says it is just costlier

municipal politics

Barcelona City Council removes bust of King Juan Carlos from chamber

Symbolic move in contravention of law requiring image of the monarch in all such areas Removal of work coincided with visit of new Spanish king, Felipe VI, to the Catalan capital