Democracy in the balance

What’s at stake following a tense US election is more than a choice between two different political projects: it is the unity and stability of American society


Cantabria confines all municipalities while Murcia, Galicia close bars and restaurants

The regions announced the new coronavirus measures ahead of a meeting of healthcare chiefs and the Health Ministry


¿Qué? – Where to find all the episodes of our Spanish news podcast

The coronavirus crisis has forced us to put the fourth series on hold, but listeners can enjoy previous discussions with hosts Simon Hunter and Melissa Kitson by heading to our listings page


Job creation in Spain improves in October despite second coronavirus wave

Social Security registrations grew on the strength of education hirings but are still far below the number recorded before the pandemic hit the country


Nearly one-third of all intensive care beds in Spain occupied by coronavirus patients

According to the latest Health Ministry report, a total of nine regions registered occupancy of ICUs above 35%, which is considered to be an upper limit

Prehistoric art

The 27,000-year-old cave art found under graffiti in Spain’s Basque Country

Researchers say the bison painting indicates the existence of a shared artistic culture in ancient Europe


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, November 4, 2020