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Catalan referendum stumbles in Barcelona

The Catalan nationalist government's persistance in holding the illegal independence referendum on October 1 has stumbled accross a huge obstacle in its own capital:...

‘Snail rail’ grinds to a halt

TRAINS from Dénia to Calpe have stopped for the whole of the summer and been replaced by buses while works are carried out on...

Three of the four suspects were shot dead in Cambrils

Post-mortem results released this evening have proven that three of the four suspects of the Barcelona and Cambrils terrorist attacks on Thursday were among...

Bollywood ‘flash-mobs’ Madrid

Top Indian actors Anil Kapoor, Hrithik Roshan and Sonakshi Sinha attend a flashmob in Madrid's Plaza de Cibeles on Sunday to promote the Awards...

London and Madrid close to voting deal

BRITISH and Spanish expats look set to preserve their democratic rights after the UK departs the European Union in a bilateral deal being drafted...

More Cabinet ministers on thin ice

PEDRO Sánchez's Cabinet appears to be on the verge of yet another - this would be the third - forced resignation due to recorded...

Three-day mourning nationwide

A three-day official mourning period over the terrorist attack in Barcelona has been decreed throughout Spain. A minute of silence will be held at midday...

Spain goes to the polls

With a general election taking place in Spain on Sunday (April 28), the leaders of the four main parties took part in two televised...

Killer driver shot dead

Regional president Carles Puigdemont has confirmed that police have shot dead 22-year-old Moroccan Younes Abouyaaqoub - the driver of the van that killed 13...

PM investiture fails

The first vote for the investiture of a new PM in Parliament at yesterday (Wednesday) failed as the PP-Ciudadanos-CC agreement only had 170 votes...

Banks lead companies moving out of Cataluña

The decision taken yesterday (Thursday) evening by the two main Cataluña-based banks, Caixabank and Sabadell, to move their fiscal addresses to the Balearics and...

Sergio García gets green jacket

Castellón-born golf player Sergio García made Spanish sporting history on Sunday by winning the Augusta Masters - 18 years after the last Spaniard (Olazabal)...

New minister forced to resign

MAXIM Huerta, the controversial new culture and sports minister appointed by PM Pedro Sánchez was forced to resign on Wednesday over a past tax...

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