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Paris deal under scrutiny

By Dave Jones WITH US president Barack Obama hailing the Paris climate deal as a 'turning point' towards a low-carbon future, some campaigners in Spain...

‘Liar’ call over rubbish plant

By Dave Jones "IT surpasses all levels of indecency and cynicism." This was the assessment of mayor José Manuel Dolón over the opposition presented to the...

‘Positive’ talks in Valencia

By Dave Jones THE LEADERS of Costa Blanca-based pressure group Abusos Urbanísticos No (AUN) have held a landmark meeting with the Valencia regional government. AUN president...

Millions for motorway widening project

By Alex Watkins THE PROJECT to build a third lane along the A-7 motorway in Alicante and Murcia is moving ahead. The ministry for public works...

Discover the secrets to a happy life in Spain

SOME of the secrets to happy living in Spain are revealed in a new survey by the British Embassy on how expatriates adjust to...

Whistleblower gets job back

A NURSING home employee suspended for four years without pay for criticising the centre's procedures is likely to get his job back. Andrea Pastor Zorita's...

Bid to start the music

By Dave Jones MORE than four years after Torrevieja’s €53 million music auditorium and conservatory were inaugurated, the coalition town hall is trying to put...

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Army called in to tackle forest fire

The first large-scale forest fire of the summer in Alicante province is burning out of control in the municipality of Beneixama (Benejama), near Villena. A...