CATALAN INDEPENDENCE

Ciudadanos calls for fresh suspension of Catalan powers after comments by premier

Party wants Socialist government to use Article 155 to take action against Quim Torra, after he vows his government will “attack” the “unjust Spanish state”

CARTOONS

Ros

Ros cartoon, August 20, 2018

CRIME

Catalan police treating knife attack in which assailant was shot as terrorism

Abdelouahab Taib, 29, had “clearly homicidal intentions” before he was killed by an officer at the Cornellà de Llobregat precinct

Economy

Tourism replaces construction as Spain’s main employment driver

More than two million people are employed by the sector but many are on temporary contracts

COERSION

Think you wouldn’t be lured in by a cult? You may want to think again...

Sects in Spain, often disguised as meditation or yoga groups, prey on people from all backgrounds including lawyers, psychologists and scientists