BREXIT

Gibraltar seeks to keep EU ties after Brexit transition ends

The British Overseas Territory is not ruling out joining the customs union or the Schengen Area, but its future relationship depends on the UK and Spain

'ERE' Corruption case

Spain’s Socialists try to contain fallout from ERE corruption case ruling

As caretaker PM Pedro Sánchez struggles to form a government, the opposition tells him to take responsibility for a sweeping scandal affecting former regional leaders of Andalusia

POLITICS

Vox uses budget dispute in Andalusia to push its far-right agenda

The new financial plan will include a project to celebrate Spain’s conquest of America, a hotline for victims of “inter-family violence” and plans to streamline the region’s public sector

CHANGE IN ANDALUSIA

Protests outside Andalusian parliament as investiture debate begins

Feminist groups took to the streets to demonstrate against the policies of far-right party Vox, whose votes will be key to seeing Juan Manuel Moreno of the Popular Party voted in as premier

CONSEQUENCES OF THE ELECTIONS

Leftist governments take shape in cities and regions across Spain

Popular Party set to lose its decades-long grip over the Valencian region, Madrid and Cádiz

CONSEQUENCES OF THE ELECTIONS

Andalusia premier-elect finds support in exchange for anti-corruption pledge

Socialist Susana Díaz has reached investiture deal with emerging party Ciudadanos

regional and municipal elections 2015

PP veterans planning to make way for new faces following election losses

But PM sees no need for major reforms despite widespread call for profound changes In Madrid, conservative mayoral nominee sounds out Socialists to keep leftist out of office

REGIONAL POLITICS

Andalusian parliament votes against Susana Díaz investiture for third time

The Socialist politician did not secure a majority at recent regional elections Deputies from the PP, Podemos, Ciudadanos and United Left came up with 62 nos

REGIONAL POLITICS

Andalusia begins new parliament without top body in place

Five-way bickering over who gets to sit on assembly augurs a complicated four years

REGIONAL ELECTIONS

Socialists win in Andalusia but party still falls short of majority

PP is weakened while Podemos becomes third political force in Spain’s biggest region

REGIONAL ELECTIONS

Andalusia candidates represent a new generation of leaders

Though young, the main contenders in the regional race are far from political novices

Andalusia education chief demands ministry check its facts over fraud claims

Allegations of a multi-million-euro scam are “abuse against Andalusia,” says commissioner

regional politics

Fallout from squatter crisis prompts more talk of early elections in Andalusia

Opposition conservatives may benefit from sense of “leftist chaos” in region Relationship between Socialists and United Left comes under increasing strain

regional politics

Crisis over rehoused families leaves Andalusia coalition seriously damaged

Eleventh hour agreement reached on Friday night between Socialists and United Left Premier Susana Díaz agreed to give back powers over allocation of social housing

REGIONAL POLITICS

IU “momentarily” suspends coalition agreement with Socialists in Andalusia

Row over housing for evicted squatters deepens after premier removes works department’s powers

REGIONAL POLITICS

Rift grows in Andalusia’s leftist coalition over relocation of squatter families

Socialist premier follows through on threat to remove IU partner’s power to award public homes

REGIONAL POLITICS

Row over evicted squatter families threatens political pact in Andalusia

Socialist regional premier orders IU to temporarily give up control of housing department Agency had begun handing over keys to new homes to those affected

POLITICS

A surprise candidate to head the Andalusian Popular Party

PM apparently foils his deputy’s plans with appointment

UGT union calls emergency meeting over fraud claims

Leader Cándido Méndez has ordered full investigation into Andalusia branch

POLITICS

Socialist leader attacks government over broken electoral promises

Rubalcaba accuses Rajoy of having hidden agenda Andalusian delegates elect Díaz as leader of regional party chapter

SOCIAL POLICY

Andalusia to pay electricity and water bills for poorest citizens

Socialist-United Left regional government has already approved eviction-blocking law and pays unemployed a “social salary”

Andalusia's new chief gets rid of Griñán's economic team

Susana Díaz, who became premier last week, only kept a handful of current commissioners

ANDALUSIAN ERE CASE

Incoming Andalusian premier vows to fight corruption “on all fronts”

New leader of government tarred by ERE scandal suggests politicians’ partners declare earnings

ERE CASE

Díaz promises zero tolerance on corruption as Andalusia premier

But PP opposition plans to link Socialist to investigation into the wrongful use of subsidies for struggling companies

PROFILE: SUSANA DÍAZ PACHECO

A climber of political heights

The Socialist Party candidate is ready to become Andalusia's first woman regional premier

Andalusian premier to bow out before term ends, say party insiders

Supporters say José Antonio Griñán made his decision after March 2012 regional elections

PARTY POLITICS

Andalusian premier’s bow-out decision hampers Socialist Party’s plans for internal debate

Regional leader tells assembly that he will not run as a candidate in 2016