CATALAN SEPARATIST TRIAL

Catalan speaker: “We will never give up on the will to decide our own future”

At the ongoing Supreme Court trial of pro-independence leaders, Roger Torrent defends the actions of his predecessor, who allowed breakaway laws to be debated in parliament

GENDER VIOLENCE IN SPAIN

Barcelona judge refuses to stop “feminazi” bus against Spain’s gender violence laws

The court ruled that while the message may be considered “abhorrent” it is protected by freedom of speech

ATTACK ON KOREAN EMBASSY

“Political espionage” suspected in attack on North Korean embassy in Madrid

Investigators have approached the South Korean consulate as they investigate why a group of men broke into the diplomatic building and beat up staff inside

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, March 5, 2019

Elections in Spain

With elections looming, Spanish poll shows 60% of undecided voters are female

Four million women have yet to decide who to vote for in April and May, and parties are scrambling to attract their attention

BREXIT

Gibraltar “satisfied” with tax treaty that could remove it from Spain’s blacklist

But business and union leaders are unsure if deal will go ahead due to instability of UK and Spanish governments

Verne in English

How is the adjective ‘Spanish’ used in other languages?

From torture to deadly pandemics, the word carries a wide range of meanings outside of Spain, often with negative connotations