Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Body found of hero Malaga policeman who saved trapped passengers during floods in Sevilla

Some 200 police, firemen and volunteers had been searching for Diaz

Hero Malaga policeman missing after being swept away by river while saving trapped driver

A POLICEMAN from Malaga has been missing since Saturday night after being swept away by an overflowing stream in Sevilla.  The hero cop was rescuing...

Manhunt after 20 dogs tied to train tracks in Andalucia and run over by trains (WARNING: Distressing images)

AT least 20 dogs have been found mutilated and killed after being tied to train tracks in Sevilla. They were found in several towns by...

Ryanair announces 29 new routes to Spain in time for the summer

The changes will see more flights coming from Valencia, Alicante and Sevilla as well as domestic flight paths from Sevilla to Alicante and the Canary Islands. 

EXCLUSIVE: British expat accused of animal mistreatment in Spain opens new refuge in Sevilla

A BRITISH expat accused of mistreating animals has opened another refuge after dodging a court date over animal abuse, it can be revealed.   Kim Halliwell,...

Five arrested for allegedly stealing 4,000 kilos of oranges in cars in Sevilla

Suspicions were raised after three cars, that were lined up behind one another, made a ‘sharp’ manoeuvre to escape the city.

PSOE propose first year of university to be free for all Spaniards

Speaking in Sevilla, PSOE general secretary, Pedro Sanchez, 45, said the move was to make sure no one missed out on a university education because of financial concerns.

Sevilla mayor says he ‘wants to see Romanians shot’ while trying to calm racial tensions

A SEVILLA mayor has told residents he wants to see Romanians shot while trying to calm racial tensions in his town.  Antonio Nogales was instructing...

Dozens being probed in Andalucia for building their own urbanisation complete with swimming pools on protected land

SOME 34 people are being investigated for building an illegal urbanisation complete with water, electricity and even swimming pools.  Residents of Molino Hondo, a settlement...

Defences laid out in second day of historic ERE trial

THE second day of the long-awaited ERE trial has concluded.  Today saw ex-presidents of the Junta Manuel Chaves and Jose Griñan lay out their defence. They...

Andalucia nuns pay €100,000 fine to Junta for ‘illegal’ organ restoration

THE Junta culture ministry has fined Sevilla nuns €102,000 for restorating a 17th century organ without permission.  It comes after the Santa Ines convent in...

Missing Spanish masterpiece thought lost forever turns up in British castle, and it’s worth millions

Missing Spanish masterpiece thought lost forever turns up in British castle,

Serious injuries after Malaga train derails

A TRAIN has derailed after leaving Malaga this morning. The train, carrying around 70 passangers, derailed in Arahal, in Sevilla, injuring at least 21. https://twitter.com/BusinessOnline6/status/935810942130155520   At least...

Andalucia locals blast official Christmas poster for ‘looking like gay sauna advert’

Since the poster was released by the Association of Belenistas last Saturday, locals have taken to social media in their droves to criticise the design

WATCH: Terrifying moment woman in Andalucia rescued from beam over busy highway

THIS is the dramatic moment firefighters risk their lives to rescue a woman perched precariously on a steel girder above a busy road in...

Andalucia Junta under Susana Diaz has only recovered 0.5% of almost €1 billion stolen in ERE corruption scandal

SUSANA Diaz's Junta has only recovered €16.5 million from the ERE and training courses scandals. Money recovered from the ERE scandal totals €4.6 million, just...

Sevilla property fraudster arrested after dozens scammed on Costa del Sol

A SEVILLA resident has been arrested after allegedly conning at least 28 people on the Costa del Sol and throughout Andalucia. People paid the suspect...

Steven Gerrard arrives in Sevilla ahead of Champions League match

STEVEN Gerrard has arrived in Sevilla ahead Liverpool's away match tomorrow night. Jurgen Klopp’s men are currently one point clear at the top of group...

TWISTED: Woman ‘snatched’ as a baby in Franco era to be JAILED after Andalucia nun who allegedly stole her...

A WOMAN is to be jailed after the nun who allegedly helped steal her from her parents as a baby sued for defamation.  Ascensión López,...

Suspended sentence for sick sex club dad who left ‘freezing and screaming’ toddler in car while he visited Andalucia...

AN Andalucia father has received a six-month suspended sentence for abandoning his four-year-old son in his car while he visited a sex club. Sources say...

HOLY MOLY: Junta de Andalucia fines nuns €170,000 for restoring 17th century organ without permission

A GROUP of nuns have been fined €170,000 by the Junta for beginning upgrades on a 17th century organ without permission. The culture ministry has...

Andalucia worker dies after being hit by exploding crane

AN Andalucian worker has died after being hit by an exploding crane. The Sevilla man, 52, was repairing the hydraulic arm of the crane when...

Malaga rakes in 80 PERCENT of money spent by non-EU visitors to Andalucia, but ‘must adapt for growing Chinese...

NON-EU visitors to Andalucia spend €160 million in the region's stores each year - and 80% is spent in Malaga province. According to the study...

Red and orange weather warnings across Spain as eight-metre waves and 110km/hr winds forecast, Costa del Sol to remain...

SEVERE weather warnings have been issued for five of Spain's autonomous regions today. The Balearic islands are expected to see the worst, with a red...

Sevilla Film Festival showcases BLOCKBUSTER film by Spanish director

The first time that Yanes has teamed up with Arturo Pérez-Reverte since they collaborated on blockbuster Alatriste in 2006.

Junta in desperate plea for emergency teachers as classroom crisis worsens

The Junta has taken unprecedented action by issuing an emergency call via text and email for teachers - or anyone with a teaching qualification - to provide cover.
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