POLITICS

Vox sends out personal insults to Ciudadanos chief via Twitter

The official account for the far-right party posted a message calling Albert Rivera “scared” and “shameless,” and accused him of “kissing [French President Emmanuel] Macron’s ass”

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, July 4, 2019

POLITICS

Citizen concern over state of Spanish politics at highest since 1985

According to the latest Centre for Sociological Research poll, 40% of voters would cast a ballot for the Socialist Party at a fresh election, with support for left-wing Unidas Podemos falling

EL PAÍS PODCASTS

¿Qué? podcast, S02E10: Madrid City Hall suspends fines in low-emissions zone

This week we discuss the controversial move by the new right-wing council in the capital, as well as examining a bungled assassination attempt by two Spanish women

CRIME IN SPAIN

Spanish woman tries to stage suicide of her ex’s new girlfriend

The alleged attacker, who is from northwest Spain, forced her victim to take sleeping pills before slashing her veins and putting her in the bath