Spain creates nearly 600,000 jobs in a year, but unemployment rises in first quarter

New data shows jobless rate has inched up to 14.7%, but minister says seasonal factors are to blame


German child leads police in Tenerife to the bodies of his mother and brother

The young boy’s father is in custody on the Canary Island for allegedly killing his ex-wife and older son

Spanish election 2019

Born in Spain but unable to vote: The red tape faced by children of immigrants

Over 500,000 people cannot vote at the upcoming general election even though they have lived in the country all their lives


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, April 25, 2019

INTERVIEW | Pierre Moscovici

EU commissioner Pierre Moscovici: “We need a pro-European, proactive government in Spain”

The European official praises the strong performance of the Spanish economy but warns of the threat posed by far-right parties like Vox

Cultural Heritage

Could Spanish cathedrals suffer the same fate as Notre-Dame?

Church leaders say safety measures are in place, but the budget for conservation has been cut dramatically in a decade