Spain’s new coronavirus alert system shows four regions at ‘extreme risk’ level

A draft project that must still be discussed with regional officials aims to clarify the criteria for adopting restrictions on mobility


Spanish health minister on pandemic: ‘The situation is worrying, unstable and fragile’

During another tense session in Congress, the conservative Popular Party and far-right Vox called on Salvador Illa to resign and for the state of alarm in Madrid to be lifted


What is behind the spike in coronavirus cases in Catalonia?

Experts blame the rising number of infections on the return to school, lifestyle changes and Barcelona’s relationship with contagion hotspots such as Madrid


Spain’s Labor Inspectorate forces Amazon to give 4,000 false freelancers work contracts

The online retail giant will also have to pay €6.16 million in Social Security contributions that were not paid while the staff were providing delivery services to the multinational


Spanish Health Ministry reports nearly 12,000 new coronavirus infections, adds 209 victims to the death toll

The number of admissions in Spain’s intensive care units is rising, with the percentage of beds occupied by Covid-19 patients in the Madrid region exceeding 37%


Jihadist ex-combatant in Spain: ‘I am still living in Guantánamo’

EL PAÍS tracked down three former inmates of the US military prison who were taken in by Spanish authorities a decade ago and still have trouble integrating into society


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, October 15, 2020