LGBT rights

More than 2,000 Spaniards have changed sex on ID cards since 2007

The LGBT collective says more transsexuals would have done so if not for associated red tape

Domestic violence

Gender violence rate rises in Spain for second consecutive year

More than 28,000 women required some form of official protection measure in 2016, up 2.4%

DEMOGRAPHICS IN SPAIN

“My son has gotten to know his grandparents through Skype”

The number of Spaniards living abroad has risen for the eighth year in a row

ANIMAL CRUELTY

Valencia bison starved to death before being decapitated

Vet report adds new twist to the investigation; preserve director is charged with animal abuse