Spain’s former PM Mariano Rajoy caught ‘taking a stroll’ during coronavirus lockdown

Spain’s former PM Mariano Rajoy caught ‘taking a stroll’ during coronavirus lockdown

It is something that all Spaniards, who have now been confined to their homes for over a month, are dreaming about; taking a casual stroll in the spring sunshine.

Mariano Rajoy testifies in Catalan separatists’ trial

Mariano Rajoy testifies in Catalan separatists’ trial

Feb 26th: Rajoy to take the stand in Catalan separatists’ trial

Feb 26th: Rajoy to take the stand in Catalan separatists’ trial

Spain’s ousted PM Rajoy bids emotional farewell to PP party

Spain’s ousted PM Rajoy bids emotional farewell to PP party

Race to replace Rajoy as head of embattled Spanish conservatives

Race to replace Rajoy as head of embattled Spanish conservatives

Spain’s ousted PM Rajoy says he plans to quit politics entirely

Spain’s ousted PM Rajoy says he plans to quit politics entirely

Rajoy forced out and Sanchez becomes Spain’s new PM

Rajoy forced out and Sanchez becomes Spain’s new PM

AS IT HAPPENED: Pedro Sanchez is Spain’s new PM

AS IT HAPPENED: Pedro Sanchez is Spain’s new PM

PROFILE Pedro Sanchez: the triumph of obstinacy

PROFILE Pedro Sanchez: the triumph of obstinacy

PROFILE Mariano Rajoy: Spain’s great survivor… until now

PROFILE Mariano Rajoy: Spain’s great survivor… until now

Rajoy poised to fall in no-confidence vote

Rajoy poised to fall in no-confidence vote

Adios Rajoy: It’s all over for Spanish PM

Adios Rajoy: It’s all over for Spanish PM

Rajoy battles for political survival during no-confidence debate

Rajoy battles for political survival during no-confidence debate

Embattled Spanish PM rules out quitting over graft case

Embattled Spanish PM rules out quitting over graft case

What next? Scenarios after Rajoy’s no-confidence vote

What next? Scenarios after Rajoy’s no-confidence vote

Spanish parliament to debate Rajoy no-confidence motion this week

Spanish parliament to debate Rajoy no-confidence motion this week

What next: Could a no-confidence vote oust Rajoy?

What next: Could a no-confidence vote oust Rajoy?

Spain PM gets backing for budget despite Catalan crisis

Spain PM gets backing for budget despite Catalan crisis

Catalan crisis could derail Spain’s 2018 budget and PM

Catalan crisis could derail Spain’s 2018 budget and PM

Spanish PM and Catalonia’s new separatist leader agree to meet

Spanish PM and Catalonia’s new separatist leader agree to meet

‘Pick a leader who respects the law’, Rajoy tells Catalonia

‘Pick a leader who respects the law’, Rajoy tells Catalonia

Rajoy pledges economic boost if ‘normalcy’ returns to Catalonia

Rajoy pledges economic boost if ‘normalcy’ returns to Catalonia

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

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

Catalan talks with Spain ‘would aim at independence’

Catalan talks with Spain ‘would aim at independence’

ANALYSIS: Can PM Rajoy survive the Catalan crisis?

ANALYSIS: Can PM Rajoy survive the Catalan crisis?

Trump to host Spanish PM Rajoy at White House

Trump to host Spanish PM Rajoy at White House

Rajoy urges Spain to show its ‘love’ in anti-terror march

Rajoy urges Spain to show its ‘love’ in anti-terror march

Rajoy: ‘I never dealt with party financial matters’

Rajoy: ‘I never dealt with party financial matters’

Protests outside court as Spanish PM takes stand in corruption trial

Protests outside court as Spanish PM takes stand in corruption trial

Spain’s PM gears up for corruption trial testimony

Spain’s PM gears up for corruption trial testimony

Rajoy calls for calm in face of ‘authoritan delusions’ in separatist Catalonia

Rajoy calls for calm in face of ‘authoritan delusions’ in separatist Catalonia

Spanish left-wing parties team up in bid to oust Rajoy

Spanish left-wing parties team up in bid to oust Rajoy

Spanish government survives confidence vote over graft

Spanish government survives confidence vote over graft

Spain lawmakers finally approve long-delayed 2017 budget (despite Rajoy accidentally voting against it)

Spain lawmakers finally approve long-delayed 2017 budget (despite Rajoy accidentally voting against it)

Spain’s Rajoy gets majority support for 2017 budget

Spain’s Rajoy gets majority support for 2017 budget

Spain’s Rajoy still unscathed from corruption scandals

Spain’s Rajoy still unscathed from corruption scandals

Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy called to tesitfy in corruption trial

Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy called to tesitfy in corruption trial

Spanish parliament to probe illegal funding claims against ruling party

Spanish parliament to probe illegal funding claims against ruling party

Rajoy backs ‘multi-speed’ Europe idea at EU ‘Big Four’ meeting

Rajoy backs ‘multi-speed’ Europe idea at EU ‘Big Four’ meeting

Spain will seek deal for expats post-Brexit (But wants joint-sovereignty for Gibraltar)

Spain will seek deal for expats post-Brexit (But wants joint-sovereignty for Gibraltar)

Spanish PM Rajoy re-elected head of his party

Spanish PM Rajoy re-elected head of his party

Trump says he WILL back NATO in call to Spanish PM

Trump says he WILL back NATO in call to Spanish PM

Spain finally has a new government: what lies ahead?

Spain finally has a new government: what lies ahead?

‘No more corruption’: King Felipe tells Spain’s parliament

‘No more corruption’: King Felipe tells Spain’s parliament

Ten months with no govt yet Spain’s economy still growing

Ten months with no govt yet Spain’s economy still growing

PM names new cabinet and drops Gibraltar’s thorn in side

PM names new cabinet and drops Gibraltar’s thorn in side

It’s official: Mariano Rajoy sworn in as prime minister

It’s official: Mariano Rajoy sworn in as prime minister

Spain finally has a govt as Rajoy voted back to power

Spain finally has a govt as Rajoy voted back to power

Spain’s Socialists refuse to go easy on Rajoy once in power

Spain’s Socialists refuse to go easy on Rajoy once in power

Spain’s Podemos sees golden opportunity in Socialist woes

Spain’s Podemos sees golden opportunity in Socialist woes

Spain jobless drops below 20% for first time in six years

Spain jobless drops below 20% for first time in six years

Tough road ahead, Spain PM warns before return to power

Tough road ahead, Spain PM warns before return to power

Spain’s Rajoy says king has tasked him with forming govt

Spain’s Rajoy says king has tasked him with forming govt

Spain faces crucial week as conservatives re-take power

Spain faces crucial week as conservatives re-take power

Clock ticking as Spain races to avoid third elections

Clock ticking as Spain races to avoid third elections

Spain’s stricken Socialist party hit by ‘coup’ attempt

Spain’s stricken Socialist party hit by ‘coup’ attempt

Socialists in open warfare as ex-PM blasts Sanchez

Socialists in open warfare as ex-PM blasts Sanchez

Socialists under pressure to allow PP to form government

Socialists under pressure to allow PP to form government

Socialists lose support but still refuse to back Rajoy govt

Socialists lose support but still refuse to back Rajoy govt

Spain’s regional elections boost acting PM’s party

Spain’s regional elections boost acting PM’s party

Spain’s Socialists in crisis as political blockage takes toll

Spain’s Socialists in crisis as political blockage takes toll

Spain has no govt but its economy is still growing

Spain has no govt but its economy is still growing

Spain’s king delays further talks to end political impasse

Spain’s king delays further talks to end political impasse

PM’s bid to form new govt rejected again, elections loom

PM’s bid to form new govt rejected again, elections loom

Rajoy faces second doomed vote to form Spanish govt

Rajoy faces second doomed vote to form Spanish govt

Spanish MPs reject Rajoy in first confidence vote

Spanish MPs reject Rajoy in first confidence vote

Five reasons why Spain’s Socialists won’t back Rajoy

Five reasons why Spain’s Socialists won’t back Rajoy

Spain’s Rajoy faces doomed parliament vote to form govt

Spain’s Rajoy faces doomed parliament vote to form govt

Give Spain a government, Rajoy implores MPs

Give Spain a government, Rajoy implores MPs

Christmas Day elections loom as opposition blocks govt deal

Christmas Day elections loom as opposition blocks govt deal

Spanish economy continues to grow despite lack of govt

Spanish economy continues to grow despite lack of govt

What political deadlock? Spain economy forges ahead

What political deadlock? Spain economy forges ahead

Rajoy to ask MPs: let me stay on despite deadlock

Rajoy to ask MPs: let me stay on despite deadlock

Rajoy agrees anti-corruption measures to end stalemate

Rajoy agrees anti-corruption measures to end stalemate

Spain moves a step closer to ending political deadlock

Spain moves a step closer to ending political deadlock

Spain’s PP to vote on rival’s proposals to end deadlock

Spain’s PP to vote on rival’s proposals to end deadlock

Ciudadanos sets terms in bid to break the political deadlock

Ciudadanos sets terms in bid to break the political deadlock

Spain’s royal family pose for holiday snaps in Mallorca

Spain’s royal family pose for holiday snaps in Mallorca

Spain risks third elections as political deadlock continues

Spain risks third elections as political deadlock continues

Spain’s King Felipe VI tasks Rajoy with forming new govt

Spain’s King Felipe VI tasks Rajoy with forming new govt

Summer jobs bring Spanish unemployment to six-year low

Summer jobs bring Spanish unemployment to six-year low

Spain elects a Speaker. Now can it agree on a government?

Spain elects a Speaker. Now can it agree on a government?

Spanish PM left friendless after first round of party talks

Spanish PM left friendless after first round of party talks

Rajoy claims right to form government after poll win

Rajoy claims right to form government after poll win

Rajoy: British expats will have same rights in Spain…for now

Rajoy: British expats will have same rights in Spain…for now

Spain to vote in second elections in six months

Spain to vote in second elections in six months

Rajoy described as ‘low key and lacking in charisma’ by FT

Rajoy described as ‘low key and lacking in charisma’ by FT

Spain’s King Felipe calls new elections for June 26th

Spain’s King Felipe calls new elections for June 26th

Spanish parties restart pact negotiations in surprise move

Spanish parties restart pact negotiations in surprise move

Spanish king makes final bid to broker deal on new govt

Spanish king makes final bid to broker deal on new govt

Fresh elections almost certain but will results be different?

Fresh elections almost certain but will results be different?

Finally Spanish PM meets with Catalan separatist leader

Finally Spanish PM meets with Catalan separatist leader

Rajoy to face ‘crimes against humanity’ suit over EU deal

Rajoy to face ‘crimes against humanity’ suit over EU deal

‘It’s time Rajoy stepped aside’ says senior party member

‘It’s time Rajoy stepped aside’ says senior party member

Spain faces long difficult road to form new government

Spain faces long difficult road to form new government

Podemos stick to their guns and suspend Socialist talks

Podemos stick to their guns and suspend Socialist talks

Rajoy achieves in hometown what Hitler and Stalin didn’t

Rajoy achieves in hometown what Hitler and Stalin didn’t

Spain’s Socialists struggle to form pact for government

Spain’s Socialists struggle to form pact for government

June 26th: Rajoy lets slip date ‘most likely’ for new elections

June 26th: Rajoy lets slip date ‘most likely’ for new elections

Adios Esperanza: Spain’s ‘Iron Lady’ quits amid graft scandal

Adios Esperanza: Spain’s ‘Iron Lady’ quits amid graft scandal

Ex Spanish minister testifies in televised graft inquiry

Ex Spanish minister testifies in televised graft inquiry

Police raid conservative party HQ in yet another graft probe

Police raid conservative party HQ in yet another graft probe

Spain sees record jobless fall in 2015 as economy recovers

Spain sees record jobless fall in 2015 as economy recovers

Fresh corruption cases harm Rajoy’s last-ditch power bid

Fresh corruption cases harm Rajoy’s last-ditch power bid

Spain’s Socialists accuse Podemos of ‘blackmail’

Spain’s Socialists accuse Podemos of ‘blackmail’

‘Watch out for Podemos,’ Rajoy warns Socialists

‘Watch out for Podemos,’ Rajoy warns Socialists

Desperate Rajoy pleads for support in bid to end deadlock

Desperate Rajoy pleads for support in bid to end deadlock

‘I do not have support to govern’: Spain’s Rajoy

‘I do not have support to govern’: Spain’s Rajoy

Spain’s divided parliament convenes at time of political turmoil

Spain’s divided parliament convenes at time of political turmoil

Spain’s Socialist leader heads to Portugal for tips on govt forming

Spain’s Socialist leader heads to Portugal for tips on govt forming

He’s got rhythm: Mariano Rajoy puts on his dancing shoes for 2016

He’s got rhythm: Mariano Rajoy puts on his dancing shoes for 2016

Spain’s Podemos rules out helping any party form new government

Spain’s Podemos rules out helping any party form new government

Spain’s Socialists refuse to back Rajoy bid to form new government

Spain’s Socialists refuse to back Rajoy bid to form new government

Spain PM to meet Socialist leader to discuss forming new government

Spain PM to meet Socialist leader to discuss forming new government

Spain economy outlook ‘better than expected’ with GDP growth forecast

Spain economy outlook ‘better than expected’ with GDP growth forecast

Spanish PM offers dialogue with other parties to form government

Spanish PM offers dialogue with other parties to form government

Rajoy will first try to form govt but deadlock could see new elections

Rajoy will first try to form govt but deadlock could see new elections

Six months in junior jail for teenager who punched PM in face

Six months in junior jail for teenager who punched PM in face

Spain’s PM punched in the face by his wife’s teenage cousin

Spain’s PM punched in the face by his wife’s teenage cousin

Rajoy’s Spain: From the edge of the abyss to the road to recovery?

Rajoy’s Spain: From the edge of the abyss to the road to recovery?

‘I’m an honest politician’ insists PM in televised head-to-head with rival

‘I’m an honest politician’ insists PM in televised head-to-head with rival

Spanish PM launches re-election campaign in tightest race ever

Spanish PM launches re-election campaign in tightest race ever

Spain’s PM faces stiff challenge in tightest electoral race in decades

Spain’s PM faces stiff challenge in tightest electoral race in decades

Spain’s gaffe prone Prime Minister spurns first pre-election debate

Spain’s gaffe prone Prime Minister spurns first pre-election debate

Spain’s top three parties tied ahead of December 20th general election

Spain’s top three parties tied ahead of December 20th general election

Poll: Spaniards divided on whether to bomb ISIS strongholds

Poll: Spaniards divided on whether to bomb ISIS strongholds

Spain’s election dilemma over joining France in ISIS attacks

Spain’s election dilemma over joining France in ISIS attacks

Facebook reveals Spain cannot stop talking about Prime Minister Rajoy

Facebook reveals Spain cannot stop talking about Prime Minister Rajoy

Spanish government challenges Catalan secession motion in court

Spanish government challenges Catalan secession motion in court

Spain’s main parties strike ‘unity’ pact against Catalonia separatists

Spain’s main parties strike ‘unity’ pact against Catalonia separatists

PM vows ‘all political, legal means’ to block Catalan independence bid

PM vows ‘all political, legal means’ to block Catalan independence bid

Spain’s PM concerned over possible leftist government pact in Portugal

Spain’s PM concerned over possible leftist government pact in Portugal

Mariano Rajoy: ‘We are party of the moderates in the face of extremists’

Mariano Rajoy: ‘We are party of the moderates in the face of extremists’

Spain ‘very confident’ deficit targets will be met in face of EU scepticism

Spain ‘very confident’ deficit targets will be met in face of EU scepticism

Spain at risk of EU reprimand for overspending ahead of the election

Spain at risk of EU reprimand for overspending ahead of the election

PM Rajoy confirms Spain’s election will take place on December 20th

PM Rajoy confirms Spain’s election will take place on December 20th

Rajoy speaks Catalan in last ditch appeal to voters to stick with Spain

Rajoy speaks Catalan in last ditch appeal to voters to stick with Spain

Spain is ‘not going to quibble over numbers’ when it comes to refugees

Spain is ‘not going to quibble over numbers’ when it comes to refugees

Spain under pressure from Brussels to accept around 15,000 refugees

Spain under pressure from Brussels to accept around 15,000 refugees

Prime ministers of UK and Spain publish joint call for EU reforms

Prime ministers of UK and Spain publish joint call for EU reforms

Spanish PM defends reforms that will counter Catalan separatism

Spanish PM defends reforms that will counter Catalan separatism

Spain’s general election will be in December ‘most probably’ on 20th

Spain’s general election will be in December ‘most probably’ on 20th

PM calls for huge turnout in Catalonia elections

PM calls for huge turnout in Catalonia elections

Spanish public workers to get pay rise

Spanish public workers to get pay rise

Fastest economic growth in Spain since crisis

Fastest economic growth in Spain since crisis

Venezuela leader brands Spanish PM a ‘hitman’

Venezuela leader brands Spanish PM a ‘hitman’

Hot or not? Politicans in Spain are rated on looks

Hot or not? Politicans in Spain are rated on looks

Rajoy and Merkel plan a second holiday together

Rajoy and Merkel plan a second holiday together

Spanish Prime Minister boasts of job creation

Spanish Prime Minister boasts of job creation

‘No theory ruled out’ over journos missing in Syria

‘No theory ruled out’ over journos missing in Syria

Rajoy to submit Greek debt deal to parliament

Rajoy to submit Greek debt deal to parliament

Spanish Prime Minister backs further Greek aid

Spanish Prime Minister backs further Greek aid

Optimistic PM raises Spain’s growth forecast

Optimistic PM raises Spain’s growth forecast

Rajoy tweaks leadership after poor election show

Rajoy tweaks leadership after poor election show

May marked record drop in Spain’s unemployed

May marked record drop in Spain’s unemployed

PM congratulates Tory win amid hopes for same

PM congratulates Tory win amid hopes for same

PM: Recovery threatened by political instability

PM: Recovery threatened by political instability

Rajoy urges EU to take action after latest tragedy

Rajoy urges EU to take action after latest tragedy

Rajoy more hated than Franco among youth

Rajoy more hated than Franco among youth

Rajoy: ‘Islamic world is also a victim of terrorism’

Rajoy: ‘Islamic world is also a victim of terrorism’

Spain’s PM Rajoy says he will seek re-election

Spain’s PM Rajoy says he will seek re-election

Unemployment falls in ‘best ever’ data

Unemployment falls in ‘best ever’ data

Spain’s ‘Indignants’ combat eviction trauma

Spain’s ‘Indignants’ combat eviction trauma

Spain’s Iron Lady is back and she means business

Spain’s Iron Lady is back and she means business

Scandal: 40 to stand trial in Gürtel case

Scandal: 40 to stand trial in Gürtel case

Spanish PM to mop up in flood area

Spanish PM to mop up in flood area

Jobless drop in February biggest since 2001

Jobless drop in February biggest since 2001

Tsipras comments ‘not the done thing’: Germany

Tsipras comments ‘not the done thing’: Germany

Rajoy hits back at Greek PM in austerity row

Rajoy hits back at Greek PM in austerity row

Podemos gives up EU seats to run at home

Podemos gives up EU seats to run at home

Opposition comes out top in debate poll

Opposition comes out top in debate poll

Podemos challenges Rajoy to TV debate

Podemos challenges Rajoy to TV debate

‘Spain has achieved the impossible,’ insists Rajoy

‘Spain has achieved the impossible,’ insists Rajoy

‘Spain to create half a million jobs in 2015’: PM

‘Spain to create half a million jobs in 2015’: PM

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Spanish parties strike pact against jihadism

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

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

Rajoy: Spanish economy will take off in 2015

Rajoy: Spanish economy will take off in 2015

Rajoy promises fresh economic reforms

Rajoy promises fresh economic reforms

Rajoy: No challenges to Spain’s unity allowed

Rajoy: No challenges to Spain’s unity allowed

Spanish PM under fire over corruption plans

Spanish PM under fire over corruption plans

Rajoy warns separatist votes ‘torpedo’ EU

Rajoy warns separatist votes ‘torpedo’ EU

Spanish PM wins 70,000 mystery Twitter fans

Spanish PM wins 70,000 mystery Twitter fans

Spain jails kidnapper who posed as priest

Spain jails kidnapper who posed as priest

PM wins ‘state of the nation’ battle: Polls

PM wins ‘state of the nation’ battle: Polls

‘We want to put Syrian chemical waste in Spain’

‘We want to put Syrian chemical waste in Spain’

Spain awaits all-time low voter turnout

Spain awaits all-time low voter turnout

Madrid ‘gag attempt’ on US TV slammed by critics

Madrid ‘gag attempt’ on US TV slammed by critics

Spain’s PM ‘saved’ from testifying in court

Spain’s PM ‘saved’ from testifying in court

Spanish leaders lock horns over reforms

Spanish leaders lock horns over reforms

Political rivals thrash out joint EU position

Political rivals thrash out joint EU position

Spanish debt soars despite contested cuts

Spanish debt soars despite contested cuts

Top ten ghastly gaffes by Spanish politicians

Top ten ghastly gaffes by Spanish politicians

‘I am not anti anybody: I am with the Spaniards’

‘I am not anti anybody: I am with the Spaniards’

‘I am the miracle worker’

‘I am the miracle worker’

Former Spanish PM Aznar hints at comeback

Former Spanish PM Aznar hints at comeback

Madrid ‘to battle hard’ to win 2020 Olympic bid

Madrid ‘to battle hard’ to win 2020 Olympic bid