CATALAN INDEPENDENCE

Spanish court refuses to release two prominent Catalan ex-officials

Supreme Court lets six out on bail, but keeps former deputy and interior chief behind bars as campaign begins

ANALYSIS

The strategy for the construction of the Spanish enemy

Pro-independence forces have spent decades creating a compendium of grievances that place Spain at the source of all of Catalonia’s ills

Regional financing

Basque leader defends region’s fiscal deal amid claims of special treatment

Premier Iñigo Urkullu says arrangement provides a reference point in debate over regional financing

CARTOONS

Ros

Ros cartoon, December 4, 2017

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, December 4, 2017

Opinion

Russia, misinformation and social networks

Moscow is still doing what it has always done, but now it is focusing on the negation of democracy

TECHNOLOGY

Could this technology replace the need to learn languages?

The boom in instant-translation devices has many translators and interpreters concerned