OPINION

Nicolás Maduro and the banality of evil

This article is a blow-by-blow dissection of the statements made by the Venezuelan president in a recent op-ed published in EL PAÍS

CARTOONS

Ros

Ros cartoon, May 11, 2018

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, May 11, 2018

Crisis in Catalonia

Investiture vote called for hard-line Catalan separatist Quim Torra

Catalonia may see a new premier voted in by Monday, albeit a controversial one, more than 100 days after the snap election results plunged the region into more political chaos

CRIME RATE

Rape reports in Spain up 28.4% in the first three months of 2018

Victims are coming forward in higher numbers, encouraged by greater social awareness

ART

Spanish painter Velázquez’s childhood home sold to mystery buyer

The 16th-century building in Seville was once a workshop for fashion designers Victorio & Lucchino