Government presents 2019 budget but cross-party support not guaranteed

The plans would see the biggest rise in spending since 2010, but the weak position of Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez and instability in Catalonia mean they may not prosper

Happiness Lab

The risk of thinking quickly. Think slowly and you will get it right

Taking your time to find a solution will help you avoid the mistakes that come with rushing


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, January 14, 2019


The other battle of Brunete: an untold Spanish Civil War massacre

Archeologists reconstruct an obscure episode in which 500 Republican soldiers were picked off by machine-gun fire


“Nobody helped,” says family of Spanish woman killed in Paris bakery blast

Laura Sanz was on a romantic weekend with her husband when a gas leak caused a massive explosion


The Galicia supermarket murder mystery

Strange circumstances have thwarted efforts to find the killer of two Spanish store clerks in a crime that took place 24 years ago


The reasons why Cádiz is so cool

Boasting a rich history, great food scene and wild landscapes, the province has been ranked on The New York Times’ list of best trips for 2019