dying languages

The last speaker of Chaná, a language believed to have died a century ago

New documentary keeps culture of indigenous group alive through the testimony of one man

Cartoon

Ros

Ros cartoon, August 14, 2017

TOURISM

How many more tourists can Spain cope with?

Balearic Islands’ limit on visitors raises question of sustainability of sector that makes up 11% of Spanish GDP

sports

Spanish Super Cup: Cristiano Ronaldo steals the show and then loses it

Hosts Barcelona (1-3) looked adrift against Real Madrid whose Portuguese star is sent off

Immigrant life

Why Spain is so much more than just “ham and beer”

EL PAÍS readers criticize Verne article, arguing it glorified and oversimplified Spanish lifestyle

Travel

Situation calm as Barcelona airport workers begin indefinite strike

No long lines reported at El Prat as Civil Guard officers man checkpoints after security staff walk out

The New Arrivals

The lucrative business of securing Europe’s borders

Private companies are playing an increasingly important role in preventing immigrants from entering the EU