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Sharp left turn for Spain

A WEEK after a vote of no-confidence ousted PP leader Mariano Rajoy from Moncloa Palace, new PM Pedro Sánchez will tomorrow (Friday) preside over...

Spain sees light at the end of the tunnel

DESPITE a minor increase in daily deaths and new cases yesterday (Thursday), the spread of coronavirus in Spain is continuing to slow down. Yesterday the...

Spain prepares for ‘no deal’ Brexit

POLITICIANS in Madrid are working on contingency plans for the United Kingdom crashing out of the European Union without a deal. Spain has some of...

School year pass

PUPILS throughout Spain will not lose this school year and will generally go on to the next, according to special measures announced on Wednesday...

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...

Spain would be worst off in case of Brexit

AS Britain goes to the polling stations tomorrow (Thursday), Spain is hoping the UK will remain in the EU. The reason is simple. According the rating...

‘El Gordo’ goes to Almería

'El Gordo', the winning number of this Christmas lottery held this morning, was sold entirely in Roquetas de Mar (Almería). Number 79140 was sold at...

Protests after Catalan leaders’ jail sentences announced

Supreme Court judges have sentenced nine Catalan separatist leaders to between nine and 13 years in prison for sedition and misuse of public funds. Former...

Spain gets running and walking – in turns

Residents in Spain (such as this early-morning walker in Valencia) are exercising on the streets for the first time after seven weeks of coronavirus...

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TRAINS from Dénia to Calpe have stopped for the whole of the summer and been replaced by buses while works are carried out on...

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...

Benitez sacked

Rafael Benitez has been sacked as manager of Real Madrid FC after yet another dissapointing league match performance yesterday (Sunday). The former Liverpool boss was...

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...

Franco exhumed

The government removed the remains of Francisco Franco today (Thursday) from the Valle de los Caídos, where the fascist dictator held a position of...

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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...