POLITICAL GRAFT

Former Madrid PP leader resigns over latest corruption scandal

Esperanza Aguirre quits as PP spokesperson in Spanish capital’s city council after arrest of Ignacio González

Immigration

Brought up in Spain, but now forced to make a life in Paraguay

Human rights lawyers denounce deportation of 19-year-old who had lived in Spain since he was five

VENEZUELA

The daily battle for survival in Venezuela

After three weeks of protests, living conditions in the South American nation are more precarious than ever

Cartoon

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, April 24, 2017

Cartoon

Ros

Ros cartoon, April 24, 2017

DRUG TRAFFICKING

El Chapo’s dreams of on-screen fame become a reality

Univisión and Netflix create miniseries about rise and fall of Mexican drug lord Joaquín Guzmán

FRENCH ELECTION

Spanish parties, save Podemos, back Macron in the French election

Mainstream groups agree that defeating Marine Le Pen’s far right drive is the priority ito save EU

ENVIRONMENT

Video: Ferry crash in Canary Islands produces three-kilometer fuel slick

An electrical problem left the vessel without power, which collided uncontrolled into a breakwater

SCIENCE

More than half of Spaniards continue to believe that homeopathy works

City-based women with center-left political beliefs most likely to trust unproven form of remedy

Foreign investment

Spain’s “golden visa” scheme brings in €2.16 billion in first three years

Government has handed out 27,301 residency permits in program designed to attract wealthy foreigners

SPANISH ROYAL FAMILY

Spanish royals will visit the UK a month after British election

Madrid and London find new dates after being forced to postpone a trip planned for June