REAL ESTATE

After 25 years, Madrid’s Chamartín megaproject is about to get underway

The €7.3 billion plan will create over 240,000 jobs and revitalize the economy, says the new administration in the Spanish capital

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, July 17, 2019

JULEN ROSELLÓ TRAGEDY

Property owner charged with homicide for toddler’s fatal fall down borehole

Prosecutors are seeking a three-year prison term against David Serrano for failing to place warning signs near the 28-centimeter hole where Julen Roselló fell on January 13

ECONOMY

In Spain, wages for unskilled youths now the same as in the late 1990s

The Bank of Spain warns that the young are bearing the brunt of the effects of the 2008 economic crisis

MUSIC

Folk legend Joan Baez comes to Spain on her farewell tour

Now 78, the music icon will perform in San Sebastián, Sitges, Girona and Madrid before retiring from the world stage