Latin America

Venezuela begins a new era

Latest data gives opposition 110 seats, but group says it has the 112 it needs for reform

ISLAMIST TERRORISM

Two arrested in Catalonia and Canaries over Islamic State links

Detained suspects accused of forming part of a recruitment and training network

European Commission Report

Brussels criticizes Spain’s investments in high-speed rail and toll roads

European Commission concerned AVE train lines are not generating enough revenue

Latin America

Mexican nightmare: Australian surfers murdered in Sinaloa

Drug dealers disguised as police officers hold up and kill two tourists in the violent state

GENERAL ELECTION

Opposition leaders rail against deputy PM over corruption in TV debate

Socialist, Podemos and Ciudadanos candidates face PP number two in election encounter

Verne in English

I woke up after 15 years in a coma

Miguel Parrondo suffered a car crash in 1987 and did not regain consciousness until 2002 Seeing how many things had changed in the meantime was incredible, he says