CORONAVIRUS

The real Covid-19 death toll in Spain: at least 44,868 victims

EL PAÍS used regional records and reports from three different agencies to arrive at a figure that is much higher than the official one of 28,432

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, July 31, 2020

OPINION

Covid-19 hospital beds and abortion

There is hard evidence that the pandemic presents a heightened risk to reproductive health

CORONAVIRUS

Spanish health authorities warn about ‘acute’ Covid-19 cases among youths

According to the latest figures, 1,525 coronavirus infections were detected in the last 24 hours

CORONAVIRUS

Spain’s economy posts historic 18.5% quarterly fall due to coronavirus lockdown

New data shows that output has fallen to levels not seen since the late 19th and early 20th centuries

HISTORY

The empowered women of the Spanish Middle Ages

Their role was more complex and varied than the popular stereotypes depicting them as nuns, aristocrats or sinners