EXTREME WEATHER IN SPAIN

Tennis star Rafael Nadal donates €1m to victims of Mallorca flash floods

The 32-year-old sports star appeared in newspapers the world over in the wake of the October 9 tragedy, when he joined the clean-up effort

CRIME IN SPAIN

Killer of Laura Luelmo: “I took her clothes off and I tried to rape her”

Bernardo Montoya, the neighbor of the 26-year-old Spanish schoolteacher, confessed to the crime this morning after lengthy questioning by the authorities

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, December 20, 2018

CRIME IN SPAIN

Autopsy reveals Spanish schoolteacher was sexually abused before her murder

Investigators find blood inside the house of Bernardo Montoya, the self-confessed killer of 26-year-old Laura Luelmo

CATALONIA

Jailed pro-Catalan independence leaders call for peaceful protests on Friday

Widespread demonstrations are planned in Barcelona to coincide with a meeting there of Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez’s Cabinet, something that has been interpreted by some as a “provocation”

CATALONIA

Catalan pro-independence leaders call off hunger strike

A group of politicians – including including five former regional premiers – had released an open letter on Thursday urging the men to abandon their protest

HEALTHCARE

Surgery in style: the young patients who go in for operations in Audi convertibles

A pediatric unit in a Catalan hospital uses a radio-controlled toy vehicle to reduce stress in children