Spain enlists medical students to shore up overburdened healthcare system

Despite the situation, there are still around 100,000 tourists staying at hotels in the Canary and Balearic Islands


Real unity in Spain

King Felipe VI’s statement to the nation has reinforced the collective desire to contain the coronavirus


¿Qué? S04E09: Coronavirus lockdown in Spain

This week we talk about the state of alarm aimed at slowing the spread of Covid-19, and interview some of our podcast heroes about how they are coping with the new restrictions


Spain’s coronavirus deaths reach 767, with 169 in just the last 24 hours

The number of people infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus has now reached 17,174, with 3,431 new cases in a day


With hospitals facing shortages, Spanish shoemakers start sewing face masks to fight coronavirus crisis

A local initiative by women who stitch shoes at home has already produced 5,000 units, and the idea has caught on across the country


Madrid hospitals saw one coronavirus death every 16 minutes on Monday

The Covid-19 disease caused 88 victims in a single day in the region, pushing health centers to the limit


“We heard you”: Hospital workers in Spain show thanks for public applause during coronavirus crisis

Health centers have expressed their appreciation for the noisy scenes of gratitude that were organized to pay tribute to everyone working while the country is in lockdown


Spain’s King Felipe VI: “We are going to defeat this crisis”

In a public address on the coronavirus pandemic, the monarch called on Spaniards to remain united and calm as the number of the cases soars to nearly 14,000


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, March 19, 2020