SPAIN GOES TO THE POLLS

Ahead of elections, Facebook says it will block unauthorized campaign ads

The social media giant has announced that it has identified the “thousands of profiles” belonging to parties and candidates to urge them to register

LIFE IN SPAIN

“When I say I left home at 18 the Spanish look at me as if to say, What was your problem?!”

As part of our series of interviews with people who have made their lives in Spain, Abi Clark meets Andy Mackay, the director of the British Council’s operations in Spain and Portugal

Spanish Civil War

The most explosive legacy of the Spanish Civil War

Today marks 80 years since the end of the conflict, but the authorities continue to make more than a thousand unexploded bombs and other devices safe every year

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, April 1, 2019

Housing

The battle against vacation rentals spreads beyond Madrid

Barcelona, Valencia and Palma have also approved regulations to curb the rapid growth in the supply of unlicensed short-stay tourist accommodation