Racism

Racist attack caught on camera in a Madrid bus

The blog Es Racismo has shared a video of a young man threatening and hitting a woman because she refused to change seats

COMEDY IN SPAIN

Scottish stand-up star Daniel Sloss to play Madrid gig

The 29-year-old, who has two new specials in the pipeline with streaming giant Netflix, is currently touring with his 10th solo show

EDITORIAL

A duty to respond

The arguments and policies set out by Vox during Monday’s pre-election debate should have set all kind of alarm bells ringing

November 10 General Election

Thousands of police officers deployed in Catalonia ahead of general election

Following recent street disturbances by radical independence activists, the authorities are sending reinforcements to guarantee security at polling stations on Sunday

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, November 6, 2019

November 10 General Elections

Vox, unchallenged at TV debate, enjoys boost in the polls

The leader of the far-right party, Santiago Abascal, took advantage of the silence of his rivals on Monday night to get his message across to the more than eight million viewers

FOOD EXPORTS

Why China is set to pig out on Spanish ham

After years of lobbying, Spain has finally been granted approval to export shoulders and legs of ‘jamón’ to the Asian country, which is the biggest global market for luxury goods