EDITORIAL

Scattered votes in Spain

The need to reach deals forces parties to review their own strategies

EUROPEAN ELECTIONS

Ousted Catalan premier Puigdemont beats separatist rival at European elections

The politician, who is living in Belgium after fleeing Spain, won 28% of the vote, while Oriol Junqueras obtained 21%

SPANISH ELECTIONS

Madrid Mayor Manuela Carmena defeated at local elections

Despite receiving the worst result in its history, the Popular Party is set to govern the Spanish capital with support from Ciudadanos and the far-right group Vox

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, May 27, 2019

SPAIN IN THE EU

Socialist Party wins the European elections in Spain

The left-wing group took 32% of the vote, while the conservative Popular Party managed just 20% and far-right Vox gained its own MEPs for the first time

SPANISH ELECTIONS

Socialists win big in Sunday’s elections but the right takes control of Madrid

The Popular Party continues to lose support, but avoids being overtaken by Ciudadanos. Divisions in the left and the poor showing of Podemos cause losses in the capital and its region