VERNE IN ENGLISH

The chart that proves that Spanish schedules are downright weird

The country does not observe its natural time zone, leading to a two-hour lag in just about everything

ROAD SAFETY

Number of road deaths during Easter break up by 11 compared to 2015

A total of 36 people have lost their lives since the vacation period began on March 18

LATIN AMERICA

El Chapo’s alleged money launderer arrested while on vacation

Associate known as “King Midas” loosened security measures during holiday, say police

US Elections 2016

Mexican ex-president posts video attacking Trump over planned wall

“Running a business does not mean having the leadership to run a nation,” Fox tells mogul

FOREIGN POLICY

Ceuta: an unofficial Russian naval ‘base’ in the Strait of Gibraltar?

Right-wing groups in the US and UK criticize frequent stopovers in the Spanish exclave

BRUSSELS ATTACKS

Spain’s vice consul in Belgium: “A bomb has gone off. I’m on the train”

Spanish diplomat Rosario Bernal was caught up in last week’s attacks

POST-ELECTION PACTS

Parties enter final stage of governing negotiations in weakened state

Time elapsed since the election, exhaustion and internal crises mark last stretch of talks

HERITAGE

Ireland and Spain to cooperate on protecting Spanish Armada wrecks

Discovery of nine cannons from ‘La Juliana,’ which sank in 1588, prompts deal