Real Madrid: a champion in decline

Top team goes to pieces in La Liga for a variety of reasons, including a fragile defense and anxious play


Belgian minister who offered asylum to Puigdemont expels Sudanese migrants

Calls for Theo Francken to resign after deportees reportedly tortured upon return to their country

AP-6 crisis

Spanish government under heavy fire over Christmas freeway chaos

Socialists call for resignation of traffic chief after 3,000 cars stranded in snowstorm on AP-6



Spanish Interior Minister Zoido has failed in the AP-6 emergency and in other relevant crises

Spanish history

Nobody wants to restore Franco’s train

The carriage in which the Spanish dictator traveled to meet Hitler in 1940 is still awaiting restoration