HOUSING CRISIS

Elderly Spanish couple end up sleeping in park after being evicted from home

Associations say social services should have been alerted to provide alternative accommodation

FREEDOM OF SPEECH

Judge to prosecute actor Willy Toledo for insulting God and the Virgin Mary

Magistrate opts to press ahead with case, which was brought against the activist by a Catholic lawyers association for comments he made on Facebook

INDUSTRIAL ACTION

Ryanair told to operate all Spanish island flights during Friday strike

Government officials set minimum services for the low-cost airline, which has been forced to cancel 150 flights

DEFENSE

Spain secretly supported Yemen war with bomb sale to Saudi Arabia

The Defense Ministry may have to pay more than the €9.2 million it made on the sale in order to replace the 400 weapons

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, September 26, 2018

HOUSING

Who benefits from Lavapiés’ new “cool” designation?

‘Time Out’ awards top status to Madrid neighborhood, but there are other realities beyond the alternative-chic boutiques and cafés