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BREAKING: A court in Andalusia has found two former regional premiers, José Antonio Griñán and Manuel Chaves, guilty of corruption-related crimes in a far-reaching scandal involving the Socialist Party that is known as the ERE case

FROM THE 2018 ARCHIVES: There is a lot of talk these days about parties that respect the Spanish Constitution versus those that allegedly do not. EL PAÍS prepared a quiz to see just how much people really know about the highest law of the land...

When attacking each other over corruption, Spain’s main parties, the PP and the PSOE, have used the so-called “Gürtel” and “ERE” cases as ammunition. But are the scandals similar? What sets them apart? Answers here:

By age 33, Sergio Romero had lost his sight, hearing, and movement of his lower body. But this did not dampen his spirits. Instead he and his carer decided to invent a new sign language to let people in the same situation "know that all is not lost”

Two members of La Manada, a group of men who were convicted of gang raping a young woman in Pamplona in 2016, will spend extra time in prison for filming the attack.

The construction of the so-called Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT), a pioneering 18-story tall €1.2 billion-scientific installation, has just taken a step closer to becoming a reality on the Spanish Canary Island of La Palma rather than in Hawaii


BREAKING: The Spanish Supreme Court has sentenced nine Catalan separatist leaders to between nine and 13 years in prison after finding them guilty of sedition in connection with the unilateral breakaway attempt of October 2017

Spanish investigators have linked an attack on the North Korean embassy in Madrid to the CIA. At least two of the 10 assailants who broke into the embassy and interrogated diplomatic staff have connections to the US intelligence agency

Conditions on the Spanish rescue ship ‘Open Arms’ continue to deteriorate with the migrants on board becoming increasingly desperate to reach shore. Spain has offered the vessel two ports but the NGO is insisting on docking in Italy, just 800 meters away

Have you heard of the Turkish celebrity chef "Salt Bae"? Much of Venezuela no doubt will have by today, after a video of President Nicolás Maduro enjoying a meal at his restaurant went viral, in the midst of the ongoing food crisis back home

Julen Roselló search latest: Rescue teams located the lifeless body of the two-year-old at 1.25am on Saturday morning, after a 13 day mission to reach him in Málaga, southern Spain

BREAKING: Barcelona soccer star Leo Messi to face trial over €4.1m tax fraud. Story to follow

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Ecuadorian authorities have given the US permission to search one of the rooms Julian Assange used during his stay at the Ecuadorian embassy in London, and agreed to turn over any documents found in the search, according to a notice seen by @el_pais