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Police search for four suspects

Police investgating the Barcelona and Cambrils terrorist attack have so far arrested four suspects and are searching for four other: Moussa Oukabir, 17 and...

Missing Olympic medallist found dead

SPAIN is mourning the death of Olympic skiing medallist Blanca Fernández Ochoa, whose body was found on Wednesday in a mountainous area outside Madrid...

Unemployment surge

After several months of improvement, employment in Spain suffered an overall reduction of 46,400 people in August according to figure released this morning (Monday)....

Barcelona airport strike called off over terror attack

Eulen private security staff at Barcelona's El Prat airport have called off the indefinite strike they began on Monday due to the terrorist attack...

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:...

Spanish whiteout

Snow and plummetting temperatures causing icy patches across Spain today have so far seen traffic authorities close 368 roads throughout the country - including...

Barcelona van attack could have been ‘Plan B’

Investigators now believe the running over of pedestrians with a van in Barcelona's Las Ramblas may have been the terrorists' 'Plan B' after a...

Sevilla to face Leicester City in Champions League

Sevilla-Leicester City will be the Anglo-Spanish tie in the UEFA Champions' League last-16 round following the result of the draw held at midday today...

From jail to Parliament

JAILED Catalan politicians have taken their seats in Spain's parliament after being released from pre-trial detention for the occasion. Two dozen MPs from upstart far-right...

Younes Abouyaaqoub – Spain’s most wanted

22-year-old Moroccan Younes Abouyaaqoub is currently Spain's most man, the suspected driver of the van that killed 14 people in Barcelona on Thursday. The terrorist...

Airports strike called off

AIRPORT users sighed in relief on Tuesday when an initial agreement between workers unions and employees was signed effectively calling off 25 days of...

The end of ETA

BASQUE terrorist group ETA announced its final dissolution on Wednesday, as Costa Blanca News last week reported it was planning to do. In an open...

Separatists in the dock

THE politically charged trial of a dozen Catalan separatist leaders began in the Supreme Court on Tuesday. The defendants are being tried on rebellion...

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