Spain’s former king Juan Carlos under investigation over gifts of €275,000 a year

Prosecutors are examining the conditions under which the ex-monarch received or used money that he allegedly did not declare. And a new probe into money laundering is also underway


Brussels lowers growth forecast for Spain but projects strong rebound

The European Commission's new report says that economic output will drop by 12.4% this year, then make gains of 5.4% in 2021 and 4.8% in 2022


Spanish government to wait ‘two or three weeks’ before taking tougher coronavirus measures

The Health Ministry maintains that more time must pass to assess whether the current restrictions, such as the nighttime curfew and perimetral lockdown, are working


Spain adds 1,326 coronavirus deaths to official count due to methodology change

The latest figures indicate that the incidence rate in the country may be stabilizing, but experts have urged patience


More than 500 separate entries: How Spain’s coronavirus nightmare began

A new report on the virus’ genome shows that there was no “patient zero,” and argues the impact of the pandemic would have been reduced with early restrictions on movement


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, November 5, 2020