The euro’s moment

The single currency is stuck in its international role while the dollar maintains its supremacy


Spanish government refuses a region’s request for home confinement

Asturias, in northern Spain, will instead close all non-essential businesses from Wednesday in a bid to contain the spread of the coronavirus


The Spanish youths who cleaned up after vandals protesting coronavirus restrictions

A group of teens has drawn praise from Spain's politicians after volunteering to help deal with the fallout of street rioting in the northern city of Logroño


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, November 2, 2020


Spain has recorded third-highest coronavirus fatality rate in Europe since July

Only Romania and the Czech Republic have registered more Covid-19 deaths per inhabitant. If the trend continues, there will be 8,000 more official victims by Christmas


Boat arrivals in Spain’s Canary Islands spark rise in anti-migrant rhetoric

Local residents have been protesting the government's management of migrant facilities, while experts warn about the risk of 'democratic racism' and political profiteering by the far right