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Official tribute to Covid-19 victims

King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia - along with their daughters Princess Leonor and Infanta Sofia - today (Thursday) presided over an official tribute...

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...

Farmers march on Madrid

THE NEW left-wing coalition government between PSOE and Unidas Podemos is facing its first major conflict. Farmers marched through main streets of Madrid and cut-off...

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...

Election race begins

SPANIARDS have been once again called to the general election stations following last week's political turmoil. PM Pedro Sánchez announced last Friday morning that the...

Former Deputy PM abandons politics

Soraya Sáez de Santamaría, former deputy PM under the PP government led by Mariano Rajoy has announced she is abandoning her political career. She...

Spain to hold fourth general election in four years

SPAIN will hold its fourth general election in so many years after parties have been unable to negotiate a working coalition government. King Felipe held...

Theresa May ‘will not acknowledge’ Catalan independence

British PM Theresa May told her Spanish counterpart Mariano Rajoy today (Tuesday) that she 'will not acknowledge'' an independent Cataluña. A statement released this...

Costa supports Barcelona

Minutes of silence have been held outside many Costa town hall, such as this one pictured at Benidorm at noon, to show solidarity towards...

Catalan police to remove ballot boxes

The head of the Catalán regional police (Mossos D'Esquadra) Josep Lluís Trapero has send out internal orders for the officers to 'remove ballot boxes'...

Sevilla suspends Feria de Abril

One of the most popular events in Southern Spain, the Feria de Abril in Sevilla, has been suspended by the city authorities due to...

Cataluña – the day after

With international media showing image of police charges and people being dragged away from poll stations, Catalan regional president Carlos Puigdemont stating he will...

Barcelona back to normal – almost

With a significant number of police on patrol and adjoining streets cut off to traffic, the popular Las Ramblas of Barcelona reopened to pedestrians...

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...

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Benidorm locks-up again

To avoid residents from other regions breaking the lockdown and trying to reach holiday apartments in Benidorm this May 1 holiday weekend, local authorities...

Deep snow in Alicante province

With the north of Alicante province still on red alert for snow today (Monday), around half a metre has fallen in Banyeres de Mariola...

Brexit passport rule changes

BRITISH people travelling within the European Union should be aware passport validity rules will change after December 31 because of Brexit. During the current transition...