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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...

Sergio García gets green jacket

Castellón-born golf player Sergio García made Spanish sporting history on Sunday by winning the Augusta Masters - 18 years after the last Spaniard (Olazabal)...

Former defence minister dies at 46

Carme Chacón, leading member of the PSOE socialist party and former defence minister under PM José Luís Rodríguez Zapatero died in Madrid yesterday (Sunday)...

Call for caution over ETA disarmament

Government officials are calling for caution following the news that Basque terrorist group ETA is preparing a disarmament announcement for April 8 according to...

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...

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...

Opposition join forces to scrap PP ‘gagging law’

THE PP government this week began to feel the consequences of no longer having an overall majority as all left-wing and nationalist parties joined...

Former Valencia mayoress dies

Rita Barberá, national senator and former mayoress of Valencia, died after suffering a heart-attack at a Madrid hotel this morning (Wednesday). Sra Barberá, 68, had...

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...

May in Madrid

BRITISH PM Theresa May arrived in Madrid today (Thursday) to meet to Spanish acting PM Mariano Rajoy and discuss matters of mutual interest including...

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...

PM agreement reached… but still not enough

Acting PM Mariano Rajoy's PP party and centrists Ciudadanos led by Albert Rivera have finally signed an agreement to vote in favour of Rajoy's...

Christmas Day elections for Spain?

The stalemate result of the June general elections - the second in six months - could end up seeing Spaniards going back to the...

‘Snail rail’ grinds to a halt

TRAINS from Dénia to Calpe have stopped for the whole of the summer and been replaced by buses while works are carried out on...

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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...