DRUG CRIME

The specialized police unit cracking down on hitmen on Spain’s Costa del Sol

Sixteen people have been arrested in a little over a year thanks to a group that focuses exclusively on score settling, often between rival drug gangs

CORONAVIRUS

Health workers and unions at Madrid’s Ifema field hospital: “It’s a disaster”

The convention center in the Spanish capital was meant to help ease the strain of the coronavirus crisis, but staff complain it is overcrowded and poorly managed

CORONAVIRUS

Daily coronavirus deaths fall slightly in Spain but total infections exceed China’s

There were 812 Covid-19 victims in the last 24 hours, compared to 838 the day before. Health Ministry official Fernando Simón has tested positive for the virus

CORONAVIRUS

Tracking the coronavirus: why does each country count deaths differently?

France only records Covid-19 fatalities in hospitals, Spain does not include unconfirmed cases in senior homes, and the Netherlands only tests hospitalized patients

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, March 30, 2020

CORONAVIRUS

Spain’s new lockdown restrictions: The measures for non-essential workers

Here is a list of questions and answers about the new rules announced by Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez in a bid to slow the spread of the coronavirus