Spain’s universal pass plan for students runs into regional rejection

Madrid, Murcia, Basque Country and others say they disagree with the central government's proposal to make up for the negative impact of the school closures due to the coronavirus crisis


Daily coronavirus death rate in Spain rises slightly once more, to 551

The rate of new infections is holding steady at around 3%, a rise that the health authorities have attributed to more widespread testing


Targeted amid coronavirus fears: ‘While this lasts, I ask you to consider moving’

Health workers, supermarket cashiers and coronavirus patients say that they have received abusive messages from neighbors who are afraid of contracting the virus


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El Roto cartoon, April 16, 2020


Spanish social service residences have suffered at least 11,600 coronavirus deaths

The figure, calculated by EL PAÍS, includes those in homes for seniors and the disabled. The central government is yet to offer global data