Drug Trafficking

The new cocaine lords of Galicia

After the excesses of the 1990s, the drug gangs from northwestern Spain have become adept at avoiding detection. But operating below the radar is a thriving transportation empire stretching all the way to Africa and the eastern Mediterranean

BUSINESS

PRISA acquires final 25% of its education subsidiary Santillana

The parent company of EL PAÍS takes a decisive step forward with an operation worth €312.5 million

Workplace accidents

Spain’s Civil Guard arrests businessmen who stripped uniform off employee to cover up workplace death

The victim, who had no protective clothing or training on how to operate heavy machinery, died while using a forklift

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, April 12, 2019

Politics

Divide and conquer: Spanish PM’s election strategy seeks to split the right

As the official campaign gets underway today, the governing Socialist Party (PSOE) is stirring fears about its rivals in order to mobilize left-wing voters ahead of the April 28 polls