Dismay among opposition as Madrid chiefs hold crowded closure ceremony at coronavirus field hospital

The event today at the Ifema convention center saw some health workers shout slogans and chants at regional premier Isabel Díaz Ayuso and Mayor José Luis Martínez-Almeida


Why Julian Assange must urgently be freed

I want my children to believe that inequitable treatment is not tolerated in mature democracies


EL PAÍS launches its digital subscription model

For €10 a month, readers will get unlimited access to content from a newspaper that is a reference point in the Spanish-speaking world. The English Edition of the daily will remain open to all readers


Daily coronavirus deaths in Spain remain below 300 for second day running

The outbreak continues to slow, with 281 fatalities reported on Friday, bringing the total since the beginning of the pandemic to 24,824


Interactive map: How far can adults go for a walk under Spain’s relaxed confinement measures?

Look up your street address to find out what lies within a one-kilometer radius of your home, which is the limit set on walking trips. There is no distance restriction for exercises such as cycling or running, as long as citizens stay within the same municipality


Social life under Spain’s deescalation plan: When can I expect to visit family and friends?

Here is an overview of what the relaxation of the coronavirus confinement measures means for outings to cinemas, restaurants and bars, as well as summer vacations


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, May 1, 2020