Crisis in Catalonia

New Catalan premier visits Puigdemont in Berlin, asks for end to direct rule

Spain’s two main parties renew their agreement to fight “challenges” by Catalan leader

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, May 15, 2018

Opinion

Nightmare in Barcelona

Does the new Catalan premier Quim Torra, with his savagely xenophobic views, truly represent today’s pro-independence movement?

CARTOONS

Ros

Ros cartoon, May 15, 2018

ARMED FORCES

Spain beats its own record with €4.3 billion in weapons exports

Saudi Arabia is the country’s best client outside of the European Union and NATO

Fake news

British media falsely warn of “mega eruption” at Tenerife’s Teide volcano

Outlets like 'The Sun' and the 'Daily Mail' claimed a seismic swarm could lead to an imminent blast