HISTORICAL MEMORY

Femen activists interrupt pro-Franco rally in Madrid

March to observe anniversary of dictator’s death was broken up by three half-naked women

ANIMAL CRUELTY

Video of 12 dogs and a deer falling off a cliff during hunt sparks outrage

Pro-animal groups and political parties have condemned the incident, while the hunting sector has classed it as an “isolated accident”

BREXIT

Spain demands greater “clarity” on Gibraltar in Brexit deal

Government wants to change the agreement to make it clear that future negotiations on The Rock are not included in the pact

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, November 19, 2018

EXTREME WEATHER

Heavy waves destroy apartment balconies in the Canary Islands

Elsewhere in Spain, an 83-year-old woman died after being trapped by floodwater in her home. Twelve provinces were on alert on Monday due to the extreme conditions

HISTORY

Christopher Columbus: A product of his time or guilty of genocide?

A statue of the explorer has been removed from the center of Los Angeles for being a “stain on history,” but Spanish and American historians are at odds over the claim

PERSONAL FINANCE

Mortgage interest rates in Spain no longer among Europe’s cheapest

Analysts now waiting to see if lenders will raise them further to offset new cost of a controversial tax