Barcenas slush fund trial puts spotlight on Spain’s rightwing Popular Party

Barcenas slush fund trial puts spotlight on Spain’s rightwing Popular Party

The trial of a key figure in an illegal funding scandal involving Spain's rightwing Popular Party opened Monday with the defendant pledging a full confession directly implicating the former premier.

Partido Popular: Spanish conservative party acquitted of destroying evidence

Partido Popular: Spanish conservative party acquitted of destroying evidence

Luis Barcenas sent directly to jail after graft sentence

Luis Barcenas sent directly to jail after graft sentence

Spain’s graft-plagued ruling party on trial for destroying evidence

Spain’s graft-plagued ruling party on trial for destroying evidence

Spain’s ‘most hated man’ in street punch up over insults

Spain’s ‘most hated man’ in street punch up over insults

B Movie: Spanish ruling party slush fund scandal hits the silver screen

B Movie: Spanish ruling party slush fund scandal hits the silver screen

Disgraced treasurer finds popularity – as a cartoon

Disgraced treasurer finds popularity – as a cartoon

Spain ruling party ran illegal slush fund: judge

Spain ruling party ran illegal slush fund: judge

Barcenas latest: He’s off on a ski holiday

Barcenas latest: He’s off on a ski holiday

Barcenas: Stop my trial, I need a holiday

Barcenas: Stop my trial, I need a holiday

‘Spain’s PM knew of slush fund from the start’

‘Spain’s PM knew of slush fund from the start’

Ex-ruling party bigwig bailed in graft probe

Ex-ruling party bigwig bailed in graft probe

Spain’s legal system only fit for ‘chicken thieves’

Spain’s legal system only fit for ‘chicken thieves’

Twitter treasure hunters seek cash in Madrid park

Twitter treasure hunters seek cash in Madrid park

Spain jails kidnapper who posed as priest

Spain jails kidnapper who posed as priest

Spain calls in experts as corruption crisis grows

Spain calls in experts as corruption crisis grows

Spain’s ‘corruption king’ turns violent in prison

Spain’s ‘corruption king’ turns violent in prison

Police reveal extent of bribes to ruling party

Police reveal extent of bribes to ruling party

Madrid ‘gag attempt’ on US TV slammed by critics

Madrid ‘gag attempt’ on US TV slammed by critics

Ruling party ‘trashes’ corruption case laptops

Ruling party ‘trashes’ corruption case laptops

Spain’s PM ‘saved’ from testifying in court

Spain’s PM ‘saved’ from testifying in court

Spain in the spotlight: International Press

Spain in the spotlight: International Press

‘I was wrong to trust Bárcenas’: Spanish PM

‘I was wrong to trust Bárcenas’: Spanish PM

Embattled Spanish PM set for corruption grilling

Embattled Spanish PM set for corruption grilling

Spain’s Deputy PM gets corruption call-up

Spain’s Deputy PM gets corruption call-up

Spanish PM to avoid corruption case grilling

Spanish PM to avoid corruption case grilling

‘We need to own up to any funding irregularities’

‘We need to own up to any funding irregularities’

Defence lawyers dump embattled ex-treasurer

Defence lawyers dump embattled ex-treasurer

Top Spain official had second Swiss account

Top Spain official had second Swiss account

Spanish nun places faith in Jesus board game

Spanish nun places faith in Jesus board game