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Regional ballot blow for PSOE

The PSOE party won the regional elections in Andalucía, but has very little chance of staying in power in the region it has ruled...

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...

United against terror

King Felipe IV, PM Mariano Rajoy, regional president Carles Puigdemont and deputy-PM Soraya Saez de Santamaría led the minute of silence gathering at Barcelona's...

Rajoy steps down

Former PM Mariano Rajoy has today (Tuesday) announced his resignation as PP party leader. He stated: "It's the best thing for me, the party...

Rajoy’s final hour

The Parliament is currently holding the vote of no-confidence in PM Mariano Rajoy who, after the announcement yesterday of the PNV Basque Nationalists support...

Independence Day for Cataluña?

Catalán regional president Carles Puigdemont is expected to declare unilateral Catalan independence (in some form that has not yet been disclosed) when he addresses...

Tribute and update on the search of Barcelona van driver

Hundreds of people continue to leave flowers and candles in La Rambla of Barcelona to pay their respects to the victims of Thursday afternoon's...

King to address the nation this evening

Zarzuela Palace has announced King Felipe VI will deliver a speech to the nation live on TV at 21.00 this evening  (Tuesday). The king...

New manager for Spain – two days hours before first match

The shocking dismissal of Spanish national team manager Julen Lopetegui - whom the Spanish football federation chairman has not forgiven for announcing he is...

Real Champs

Real Madrid claimed the 2016-17 La Liga title yesterday with a 0-2 win over Málaga. Zinedine Zidane's men needed at least one point in...

Puigdemont ambiguity continues

Catalan president Carles Puigdemont has replied evasively to central government's demand for a straight answer over whether or not he declared independency last week. The...

Cataluña goes to decisive vote

Poll stations in Cataluña open at 09.00 today (Thursday) for the decisive regional election that could see the end of the segregation crisis -...

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