Video of man beating his wife forces Brazil to face up to gender violence

The recording shows the moments before the victim’s death, stirring national debate on domestic abuse and the vulnerability of women in a country that prefers to turn a blind eye



Ros cartoon August 15, 2018


Collapsed boardwalk at Vigo festival never passed safety inspections

Port authority says seafront promenade was not checked before it gave way on Sunday, leaving nearly 430 people injured


As Fernando Alonso bows out of F1, what next for his future?

After his shock announcement that he will be leaving the category next year, he may be turning his attention full time to other series, with particular focus on the Indy 500


Gibraltar calls on ‘Aquarius’ rescue ship to sail under different flag

The NGO-run vessel says it is surprised by the threat, which it argues is motivated by “political interests”


Spain makes deal with EU countries to take in 60 migrants from ‘Aquarius’

The NGO rescue ship has been seeking a safe port since it picked up 141 people off the coast of Libya on Friday

Regional news

Why only Wonder Woman can visit the dunes of Fuerteventura

Locals on the Canary Island are angry about a road closure to the Corralejo Dunes National Park, which coincides with the shooting of the Warner Brothers movie