MORTGAGE TAX ROW

New decree forces Spanish banks to pay controversial mortgage tax

Government approves legal changes that also ensure lenders will not be able to deduct the new cost

ENVIRONMENT

EIB survey: 70% of Spaniards believe climate change is a threat to humanity

According to the results, Spain and other countries in the south of Europe are the most concerned about the effects of global warming

CRIME

Franco supporter arrested for plotting to shoot Spanish PM

The suspect has a gun license and he is a top marksman who modified his own weapons, making him particularly dangerous

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, November 8, 2018

IMMIGRATION

Migrant survivor of deadly journey to Spain: “The water was up to our chests”

Boussage Gory and Amedi Sukuna recount their ordeal after their boat capsized on Monday in the worst tragedy in the Strait of Gibraltar since 2009

SPANISH WAY OF LIFE

Why do Spaniards live longer if they smoke and drink? Sex and tapas, says ‘The Times’

The British newspaper looks at how the lifestyle in Spain boosts longevity after a study found that its citizens will have the longest life expectancy in the world by 2040