Latin America

Where Colombia’s paramilitaries watched their victims go up in smoke

Journalist gathers testimonies about the 500 people who were incinerated near Cúcuta

Latin America

Mexico’s Senate begins medical marijuana debate

Ruling PRI party lawmaker seeks to change the country’s import laws for epileptic patients

CATALAN INDEPENDENCE

Independence bid for Catalonia: the mood on the street

Barcelona residents express fear, hope and misgivings about the separatist bid

FOOD & WINE

Food for thought: eating with your intellect

Catalan avant-garde chef Ferran Adrià, of 'El Bulli', publishes his theory of cooking

SPACE TRASH

Third space object found on Spanish soil in just a week

Days after two spheres crash into Murcia countryside, more debris drops on Alicante town

UNITED STATES

One in 10 US death row inmates are war veterans

High proportion of those facing execution are returned soldiers, says report

CATALAN BID FOR INDEPENDENCE

Government files appeal against Catalan independence motion

Document asks Constitutional Court to warn 21 regional officials that they face suspension

SPANISH GENERAL ELECTIONS 2015

The first digital debate of democracy, on Monday November 30

EL PAÍS to broadcast head-to-head between Pedro Sánchez, Albert Rivera and Pablo Iglesias

Postal service

Last post for Spain’s mail carriers?

The Correos postal service is facing a tough battle for survival as letter deliveries fall

CRIME

Police appeal for help over mystery murder of Spaniard on Berlin street

German authorities struggling to solve stabbing of 26-year-old student from Zaragoza

CATALAN BID FOR INDEPENDENCE

Catalan premier fails in first attempt to secure new term in office

Artur Mas unable to attract votes from his CUP partners, but gets another vote on Thursday