Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Spain’s prime minister Pedro Sanchez promises to exhume the remains of General Franco

The controversial site has faced huge criticism for being the only remaining monument dedicated to a fascist leader in Europe

Spanish flights could be cancelled as airport workers threaten to strike

Holidays to Barcelona, Majorca, Menorca and Ibiza could be delayed or cancelled this week as Spanish air traffic control workers plan to strike. The disgruntled...

Spanish king’s brother-in-law jailed for embezzlement

Inaki Urdangarin, the Spanish king's brother-in-law has been jailed after the Supreme Court rejected his appeal. He was sentenced to five years and 10 months...

Warning: Over 20 teen gang of thugs robbing drunk tourists in Magaluf

BRITS heading to Magaluf have been warned that a gang of 20 teenagers are robbing and attacking drunken holiday makers. The Spanish Civil Guard has...

Spanish island sells for €3.2 million after being on the market for 30 years

A US-CUBAN tycoon has bought a Spanish island which had been on the market for 30 years. Alex Meruelo purchased the Illa d’en Colom...

Malaga courts struggling to cope with number of floor clause cases

MALAGA is struggling to cope with the thousands of floor clause cases being brought to its courts. The province has the fourth highest number...

Spain vows to prioritise transition to renewable energy

SPAIN’S new government has vowed to prioritise its green policy during a meeting in Brussels. Teresa Ribera, the new environment minister, announced that ‘Spain...

BREAKING: James Quinn found guilty in Spain for involvement in Costa del Sol Gary Hutch murder

Quinn, from Dublin, was found guilty of acting as the getaway driver in the crime - not the gunman

Costa del Sol hospital enjoys record month for organ donations

THE Costa de Sol Hospital had a record month for organ donations in May. Four donations during the month meant doctors were able to provide...

Water-resistant sun cream not as strong as manufacturers claim

YOU might want to think again if you think your water-resistant sun cream doesn’t need reapplying. A new study by British media group Which? has...

Rising temperatures to have huge impact on Spanish jobs

WEATHER-related sick days costs the Spanish economy €360 million per year, a pioneering study has found. Researchers at the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal)...

Jury at Gary Hutch Costa del Sol murder trial begin deliberations in Spain

The prosecution and defence counsels made their closing statements, before the defendant addressed the court saying he 'did not have anything to do with this murder'

Prosecution says James Quinn might not have gunned down Gary Hutch on Costa del Sol

The Dubliner could be cleared of the charge of murder after the prosecution stated today that he could have been the getaway driver

Runners-up announced for World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards event in Spain

THE most prestigious international event in gastronomy, The World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards, has revealed its runners-up.  Taking place in Bilbao this month, the organisation...

Spain sacks its manager one day before the World Cup

SPAIN has sacked its manager just one day before the start of the World Cup.  Spanish FA president and former Hamilton Academical defender Luis Rubiales...

Expat’s designer bag and €5,000 cash handed in by local supermarket worker on Costa del Sol

Police said the manager who handed in the bag was an 'exemplary neighbour'

Questions raised over key evidence in Gary Hutch Costa del Sol murder trial

In the second day of the trial the prosecution counsel claimed a baseball cap that tested positive for Quinn's DNA has been a 'main player' in identifying the Dubliner

BUG OFF: How to keep cockroaches OUT of your home or business

To make sure you're not sleeping with one eye open at night, follow our guide below

Two police officers accused of raping teenage girl on Costa del Sol

TWO police officers have been suspended without pay after being accused of raping a teenage girl on the Costa del Sol.  The policia local agents,...

Irish murder suspect claims he was ‘hungover in bed with prostitute’ during Costa del Sol assassination of alleged drug...

James Quinn appeared before a judge and jury this afternoon at a Malaga court, where he faces a life imprisonment sentence

Liverpool ‘face slasher’ whose victims needed hundreds of stitches arrested in southern Spain

The main victim needed more than 100 stitches following the attack

Spain agrees to take more than 600 stranded migrants after Italy and Malta refuse

Pedro Sanchez made the decision to avoid a 'humanitarian catastrophe'

Trial begins in Malaga for murder which sparked one of Ireland’s bloodiest drug gang feuds

Spanish prosecutors will be seeking a life sentence if he is found guilty

Up to 200,000 protestors form human chain calling for independence referendum for Spain’s Basque Country

ALMOST 200,000 protestors formed a human chain to call for a referendum on the independence of the Basque Country from Spain.  Spaniards from the wealthy...

FINALLY: Temperatures to pass 30C on Spain’s Costa del Sol THIS WEEK with a SIZZLING weekend forecast

Estepona and Manilva will both see the mercury hit 31C on Saturday and a blistering 34C on Sunday
15,029FansLike
197FollowersFollow
6,446FollowersFollow

LATEST NEWS FROM THE OLIVE PRESS

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons