Supreme Court to meet again to decide if banks or borrowers pay mortgage tax

Consumer and judges associations left perplexed and calling for resignations after confusion over who should cover levy when a notary officially documents both the sale and the loan of a property


Mexico’s AMLO and Brazil’s Bolsonaro: very different... and very similar

Two rising Latin American leaders have figured out voters are hungry for messiah figures, not lectures about the institutions that limit presidential power


Migrant dies during mass border crossing in Spanish city of Melilla

Nearly 30 people were injured and three remain hospitalized after hundreds jumped the fence dividing Morocco from the North African exclave


Spanish king’s sister gets preferential treatment on visits to her jailed husband

Prison authorities say their attitude towards Cristina de Borbón is justified due to security reasons


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, October 22, 2018


Podemos chief meets with jailed Catalan independence leaders to discuss budget

Pablo Iglesias visited Oriol Junqueras and other separatist figures as he tries to garner support for the government’s economic plans


Spain not stopping arms sales to Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi killing

Government expresses consternation at the journalist’s death but cites Saudi prosecutors’ information


When Franco’s army built the set for ‘The Good, The Bad and The Ugly’

‘Sad Hill Unearthed,’ a new award-winning documentary, follows a quixotic quest to restore the neglected set of the iconic cemetery scene from the classic Sergio Leone western