Spain losing €26bn in tax revenue due to fraud, says economists’ report

The General Council of Economists (CGE) believes underground economy accounts for 16% of GDP


Have phone, will travel: EU roaming charges finally come to an end

But Spain’s consumer watchdogs say operators have increased prices ahead of deadline


Heatwave sees 47 students at Madrid high school require treatment

Regional health official had said in radio interview that children should “make paper fans” to combat scorching temperatures


The reward for a Spanish junior league soccer coach’s 25-0 win? Getting fired...

Most youth clubs in Spain try to keep goal difference to 10-0 maximum to avoid humiliating young players


The making of modern Spain

Forty years ago today, the country held free elections, and democracy was restored after the dark years of the Franco dictatorship


Too busy to run your own errands? Hire a “Jeeves” for €99 a month

Spaniard sets up Ambrosio, an app offering valets who will buy groceries or wash the car

LGBTQ rights

Spain’s Prado Museum opens the closet for Madrid Pride

To mark popular event, famous gallery stages exhibition of works representing sexual diversity


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, June 15, 2017



Ros cartoon, June 15, 2017

Extreme sports

“You have to let your craziness out to feel something:” Kilian Jornet

Spanish climber who scaled Everest twice in a week talks about a life lived in the mountains