CATALAN INDEPENDENCE DRIVE

Catalan premier promises elections if he is removed from his role

Quim Torra is awaiting a Supreme Court ruling on an appeal against his ban from public office, which was handed down after he was found guilty of disobedience

EDITORIAL

A political error

The government must explain why it has chosen former justice minister Dolores Delgado to be prosecutor general

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, January 15, 2020

BLAST IN TARRAGONA

Explosion at chemical plant in Spain kills two, injures eight

One of the victims died when a building several kilometers away partially collapsed as a result of the blast, which took place at an ethylene oxide facility in Tarragona

ENVIRONMENT

Madrid Central scheme sees city pollution fall to 10-year low

Nitrogen dioxide in the Spanish capital dropped to its lowest levels in a decade thanks to the traffic-restricted area, according to a new report from Ecologists in Action