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August gloom for employment

THE NUMBER of unemployed people in Spain increased in August by 47,047 - the largest rise in that month since 2011. The overall figure of...

Five killed in bus crash

FIVE people were killed and 16 were injured when a bus covering the Cudillero-Avilés-Gijón route crashed into the pillar of a bridge under construction...

Man with knife shot at Barcelona police station

A man was shot dead by police officers at a Barcelona city police station after he pull out a knife ans should 'Allah' and...

Barcelona remembers

Thousands gathered today in Barcelona to remember the 16 killed in the August 17 2017 jihadist attacks in Las Ramblas and Cambrils. This first...

Over 300 injured in promenade collapse

Over 300 poeple were injured, several taken to hospital in serious condition, after a section of the promenade in Vigo (Galicia) collapsed during a...

‘Train of the future’ to be developed in Spain

HYPERLOOP, the so-called 'Train of the Future' capable of reaching speeds of up to 1,200kph is set to be developed in the Málaga town...

37million visited Spain until July

SPAIN'S tourism trade appears healthier than ever after figures from the first six months of 2018 show 37 million people visited the country on...

Employment boost

SPAIN'S largest social problem, unemployment has shrunken slightly following the release of employment figures for the second quarter of the year. From April to June,...

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...

Urdangarín in prison

The Spanish King’s brother-in-law, Iñaki Urgandarin, entered Brieva prison in Ávila at 7.30 on Monday morning. As reported by Costa Blanca News last week, Urdangarín...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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New Order to play Benidorm festival

NEW Order – one of the most influential British bands of their generation – will headline the Low Festival in Benidorm next summer. More in...

Valencia sets out Brexit plan

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