Catalan bid for independence

Thousands march in Barcelona as trial over Catalan independence vote begins

Ex-premier Artur Mas and two top aides face lengthy bans from public office if found guilty

EDITORIAL

Strength against Trump

Europe should be able to stand on its own two feet in an increasingly insecure world

Cartoon

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, February 6, 2017

Cartoon

Ros

Ros cartoon, February 6, 2017

UK expats in Spain

The day they shot my five friends

After receiving threats for banning hunting on her land, a British woman in Spain found her dogs killed

LATIN AMERICA

Mexican deputies toughen up femicide legislation

Lower house passes reform to place suspects in pre-trial detention and prevent them from fleeing justice

Mexico–US relations

Mexico City mayor: “Trump has realized that Mexico can take a tougher stance”

Miguel Ángel Mancera accuses US president of seeing its neighbor as a company he can control

TOURISM

Spain’s Mediterranean coast fights the clock to repair storm damage

Tourism sector in Valencia, Catalonia and Balearics fears work won’t be completed by Easter

Society

How a Ukrainian soccer player became a political football in Spain

Fans pressure Madrid’s Rayo Vallecano to expel Roman Zozulya over alleged neo-Nazi links