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Terror death toll increases to 16

The death of a 51-year-old German woman who was in critical condition at a Barcelona hospital after being run over by the terrorist van...

Spain’s big players say ‘No’ to Brexit

SPAIN'S leading companies have joined a European call for the UK to reject the Brexit. They say that Britain’s departure would “reduce prosperity”. The open...

‘Social shield’ against the virus

THE GOVERNMENT has approved a third decree of measures, including 50 proposals by 11 ministries, to protect small businesses and the self-employed, and the...

Tourists will be welcome ‘as soon as possible’

Holidaymakers will be welcomed back to Spain ‘as soon as possible’, but only when safe to do so, the country’s foreign minister has said.

Coronavirus count is ‘stabilising’ – despite death toll peak

SPAIN reported a new record in virus-related deaths on Thursday, with 950 in 24 hours although the growth in infections is waning, health ministry...

Spain helps international fight against organised crime

By Alex Watkins Spain has played a leading role in the EU’s fight against organised crime this year, an operation called Blue Amber which has...

New Year price drop for 1,200 medications

OVER 1,200 pharmacy medicine prices were reduced on January 1, cutting the public bill for treatments by an estimated €88 million. In addition, another 497...

Bitter-sweet victory

For the first time ever a non-nationalist party has won the regional elections in Cataluña. Ciudadanos led by Inés Arrimadas was the choice of...

Large flare-ups in Lleida and Lugo raise concern

Flare-ups of Covid-19 have now been reported in practically all regions of Spain - the majority are under control but two of them are...

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...

King begins investiture meetings

King Felipe VI has this morning held the first meetings with parliamentary political party leaders ahead of a new investiture vote - which now...

No bulls in Pamplona

Residents in Pamplona dressed up on Monday in white clothes and traditional red scarves to mark what should have been the start of their...

Foreign Office advises on traveling to Cataluña

The British Foreign Office has issued a warning for visitors to Cataluña to be cautious, but it does not recomend not to travel to...

Royal visit to UK cancelled

King Felipe VI and Queen Leticia will not be making the visit to the UK they had planned for March 8-10. The minister for the...

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