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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...

Bid for ‘British’ working hours

FINISHING work at 18.00 instead of 20.00 or even 22.00 in Spain is the new target set by the employment ministry. While all opposition parties...

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...

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...

Where’s king Juan Carlos?

The whole of Spain is currently asking the same question: where has former king Juan Carlos I gone?

Pablo Casado: new PP leader replacing Rajoy

PABLO Casado, 37, was appointed new leader of the PP party replacing from PM Mariano Rajoy at the party’s general congress held in Madrid...

Butane gas bottle price drops

The maximum price of a bottle of butane gas (butano) in Spain has dropped to €11.85 (4.9% fall) from today (Tuesday) by order of...

Huge massacre averted

The death of five terrorists in Cambrils last night may have averted a huge massacre planned in the area. Police have confirmed they were...

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...

Tax scam warning

CRIMINALS are trying to obtain internet users' bank details by sending fraudulent emails claiming to be from the tax office (Agencia Tributaria), warned the...

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...

Number of coronavirus cases in Spain reaches 250

THE number of active coronavirus cases in Spain rocketed this week and currently stands at around 250 - with almost 100,000 worldwide. Of the total...

Elton John in Madrid

ELTON John delighted 12,000 fans at Madrid's WiZink centre on Wednesday evening in his only concert in Spain scheduled in his farewell 2018-2021 tour. The...

Videos of Controversial Catalan vote on Sunday

https://youtu.be/XxATQNf3FLg https://youtu.be/p71Yn_kch7E

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