LATIN AMERICA

Argentinean state celebrates first success in locating “stolen baby”

National Commission for Right to Identity finds 117th missing child from dictatorship

INTERVIEW

Pau Gasol: “I want to extend my career and reach the highest level”

Chicago Bulls’ pivot Pau Gasol speaks ahead of the EuroBasket 2015 championship

MADRID HERITAGE

Building that housed Café Comercial gets official protection from council

Madrid’s oldest coffeehouse, which shut in July, has been given top landmark status

CATALAN INDEPENDENCE BID

PP announces reform to allow Constitutional Court to punish Mas

Party wants to give body powers to fine or suspend those who do not comply with rulings The move is aimed at blocking the Catalan premier's independence plans

ONLINE COMMUNICATION

National Police lose Twitter manager who made them bigger than the FBI

Carlos Fernández Guerra hired to work the same online community magic at energy firm

CATALAN INDEPENDENCE BID

Merkel calls on Catalonia to respect territorial sovereignty agreements

German leader lends support to Rajoy as he seeks to internationalize Catalan campaign

REFUGEE CRISIS

Spain resists EU pressure to take in 6,000 asylum seekers

Government says it is “saturated” and can only accept 2,749 refugees from Syria and Iraq

ENVIRONMENT

The invasion of the winged insects

Spain is suffering a rapid increase of tiger mosquitoes and Asian wasps As a result the bee population is under threat, while the risk of disease is rising

PYROTECHNICS TRAGEDY

At least six dead in explosion at Zaragoza fireworks factory

Six others have been injured – three of them seriously – following the blast