Day of the Dead

Mexico looks to James Bond to end tourism blues

City is backing 007-inspired Day of the Dead parade in bid in attract visitors and income


Venezuela’s divided opposition sits down to talk with government

Leopoldo López’s hardline Popular Will refuses to attend Vatican-sponsored talks

Popular Party government

Deadlock over: Mariano Rajoy sworn in as Spanish prime minister

The PP politician was successful at an investiture vote on Saturday after Socialists abstained


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, October 31, 2016



Ros cartoon, October 31, 2016

National Park of the Atlantic Isles of Galicia

Swimming swine stake claim to a Galician desert island

Fishermen complain wild boar are ransacking their produce and coming and going as they please


Cocaine and alcohol played role in death of Cuban baseball idol José Fernández

Post-mortem of athlete and two friends killed in boating accident revealed narcotics use


Are Spain’s immigrant detention centers in breach of human rights law?

Testimonies highlight unclear legal status of many detainees who have committed no crime


Former Socialist Party leader resigns as deputy over refusal to back Rajoy

Pedro Sánchez gives up his seat in congress but hints at future leadership run


‘Andalunglish’: the English words Spaniards have borrowed from Gibraltar

University student María Ortega has preserved disappearing words spoken in La Línea de la Concepción