POLITICS

Popular Party chief claims Catalan premier wants “bloodshed” and “civil war”

Pablo Casado accused the prime minister of being weak at a charged congressional session on Wednesday

CATALONIA

Barcelona on high alert ahead of Spanish Cabinet meeting

Schools and businesses are taking measures to ensure they are not affected by the protests and strikes against the event

CRIME

Interior Ministry releases in-depth analysis of murder rates in Spain

The three-year study of 632 homicides, the first of its kind, contradicts popular notions on homicide and its links to immigration and race

CATALONIA

Catalan independence leaders on hunger strike appeal to EU for help

In a letter to heads of state, the four separatists argue the Constitutional Court is “blocking” their attempts to seek justice in Europe

LAURA LUELMO MURDER

Spain’s Popular Party uses schoolteacher murder case to support life imprisonment

In the wake of the killing of Laura Luelmo, the conservatives are the only group that wants to keep legislation that went into effect in 2015

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, December 19, 2018