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El País in English 5h
“Some people beat us and others take away what we’re carrying, but we’ve got to try.” Morocco and Spain have cracked down on the illicit traffic of goods across the Tarajal border, and the effect is devastating for people on both sides of the crossing
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El País in English 6h
“The inability of political opponents to agree can doom a country to political paralysis.” So writes in this week’s column for
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El País in English 7h
King Felipe VI began meeting with political leaders on Tuesday to determine whether Pedro Sánchez of the Socialist Party, who won the inconclusive election of November 10, stands a chance of being endorsed by parliament as the new head of government
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El País in English 8h
FROM THE 2017 ARCHIVES: Looking for December travel ideas? From desert-like badlands to green mountain pastures or volcanic beaches, there is scenery in Spain to suit all tastes.
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El País in English 8h
The search by British ambassador to Spain Hugh Elliot for a Spanish woman who offered him a place to stay back in the 1980s quickly went viral. But the tale has a tragic end, with Lourdes Arnáiz having passed away aged just 32
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El País in English 10h
ICYMI: Check out the latest episode of our , which now comes with a full transcript in PDF format
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El País in English 11h
Check out today's cartoon by El Roto in
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El País in English 13h
The crackdown on smuggling between the Spanish exclave city of Ceuta and Morocco is hurting porter women, who say they can no longer afford food: “If you stop for just one day, you die. And we’ve been out of work for two months. We’re not even eating"
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El País in English 14h
"While polarization has always existed, it is now becoming the norm in most of the world's democracies. That’s a problem," writes in his latest column for
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El País in English 16h
Felipe VI of Spain is beginning a fresh round of talks with political leaders to see if there is a viable candidate to form a government in the wake of the inconclusive repeat election of November 10.
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El País in English 16h
British ambassador ’s search to find a Spanish woman named Lourdes, who gave him food and shelter 35 years ago, has come to a sad end. He has since learned that she died from multiple sclerosis in 1997: “I have shed more than a few tears”
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El País in English Dec 9
US presidential candidate Julián Castro, a third-generation Mexican American, spoke to EL PAÍS about the campaign he is running, which focuses on the country's vulnerable groups and seeks to counter Donald Trump's anti-immigration message.
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El País in English Dec 9
More than 200 migrants were rescued from boats in waters near Spain this weekend. So far this year, over 300 people have drowned or disappeared in the Strait of Gibraltar and the westernmost portion of the Mediterranean as they attempted to reach Spain
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El País in English Dec 9
Here are some of the most striking images from Friday's climate change march in Madrid, which featured polar bears, 's Red Brigade, dancing Indigenous activists, and Spanish actor Javier Bardem
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El País in English Dec 9
Around 400kg of horse meat meant for a Spanish zoo was allegedly sold for human consumption in 2017. The new revelations are part of an ongoing investigation named Operation Gazel, which has ramifications in at least five countries
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El País in English Dec 9
Protesting with victims of police violence is not a typical event for a US presidential candidate. But that is the kind of campaign that Julián Castro is running as the Democratic party searches for a nominee to challenge Trump in the 2020 election.
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El País in English Dec 9
Check out today's cartoon by El Roto in
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El País in English Dec 9
FROM THE 2015 ARCHIVES: Who would have thought that the Spanish Christmas lottery 'El Gordo' could also be used to launder money? Apparently, tax authorities are aware of the fraud, but can do little against it.
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El País in English Dec 9
A total of 207 people have been rescued from three boats in waters near Spain this past weekend. These weekend rescues add to the Friday operation that saved 152 people near the island of Gran Canaria
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El País in English Dec 9
GALLERY: There were striking images from Friday's climate change march in Madrid, as indigenous activists from Chile, members of the movement, and came together to demand action on global warming
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