The legacy of a king

Juan Carlos I’s 80th birthday provides an opportunity to stress the importance of consensus


The legacy of Spain’s Juan Carlos I

As he turns 80, Felipe VI’s father can look back on memories of a reign that ushered in a period of democracy and economic prosperity

Catalan crisis

Spanish Supreme Court refuses to release former Catalan deputy premier

Justices argue there is no evidence that Oriol Junqueras will not reoffend in unilateral independence bid

Public safety

Madrid ramps up security for Three Kings parades

Parade in Puente de Vallecas has been threatened with attack for including float featuring drag queen

catalan elections

Ex-officials in Brussels hold key to separatist majority in Catalan parliament

Separatist bloc needs other party members to fill their vacant spots in regional chamber for key votes


Fighting fake news

Disinformation has become a powerful weapon thanks to the internet and social media



Ros cartoon, January 5, 2018


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, January 5, 2018


The Spanish Legion declares war on obesity

La Legión, an elite army unit with a history of combat in foreign missions, is now battling love handles