CORONAVIRUS

The Spanish politicians in coronavirus quarantine

The SARS-CoV-2 virus has affected a large number of former and current public officials, forcing regional leaders and ministers to work in isolation

CORONAVIRUS

In deadliest day yet, Spain registers 462 coronavirus deaths in just 24 hours

Madrid’s Palacio del Hielo ice rink could soon become a morgue for victims of Covid-19. The government expects the peak of infections to be reached this week

CORONAVIRUS

Spanish airports and ports also closed in bid to slow spread of coronavirus

As at land borders, only residents will be able to enter the country by air or sea, with exceptions for certain professions or for reasons of force majeure

WEATHER

Spain records hottest winter of this century

The average temperature in the country was 1.8 above the norm for the season, with some places seeing highs of more than 30ºC

CORONAVIRUS

640,000 rapid coronavirus tests arrive in Spain

The kits will first be sent out to health workers and then residences for seniors, before being rolled out to the rest of the population

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, March 23, 2020

CORONAVIRUS

Spanish PM calls on European Union for a Marshall Plan and ‘coronabonds’

Pedro Sánchez on Sunday requested a major public investment plan that would serve to stimulate the economy in the face of the coronavirus pandemic