EL PAÍS PODCASTS

¿Qué? podcast, S04E1: New government in Spain, and failed heist at French palace

This week we talk about Pedro Sánchez being voted back in as prime minister, and the unlikely story of an infamous Spanish ram-raider who was hired by the Chinese mafia to steal precious artworks

CLIMATE CHANGE

Barcelona announces €563 million plan to reduce greenhouse gases

The local government has officially declared a climate emergency in a document which includes measures to halve carbon dioxide emissions

EDITORIAL

Safety failures in Spain

An investigation is urgently needed into what happened and why communication failed after the explosion in Tarragona

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, January 16, 2020

BLAST IN TARRAGONA

Chemical explosion in Spain claims third victim

Another worker has died from the injuries he sustained while plant managers come under fire for not alerting authorities about the accident

VERNE IN ENGLISH

Barcelona man reclaims art of small talk through free street conversations

Adrià Ballester, 26, sees the act of chatting with complete strangers as a form of activism in an internet-dependent world where face-to-face interaction is becoming increasingly rare