Sunday, September 23, 2018

Bucardo bites back

Rare mountain goat could make a comeback after an extinct animal is cloned for the first time

Spain wakes up from its archetypal slumber

Survey shows that only 40 per cent of Spaniards are still taking a siesta

Teacher sacked for ‘living in sin’ wins appeal

The Supreme Court has ruled in favour of a religious studies teacher who was fired from a Church-run school for living with a man to whom she was not married.

Spain comes out in defence of land grab laws

MEPs slam 'Robert Mugabe school of land re-distribution' in Valencia. Spanish MEPs have hit back at threats to withdraw EU funding if the nation continues to abuse property rights.

Worst recession for 50 years

Jobless hits 12-year high as recession deepens and unemployment may rise to 18 per cent

They keep coming

Despite the credit crunch, thousands of Britons are still relocating to Spain while the country is still tops for Scottish and British holidaymakers. The number of people seeking a new life in Spain has surged by 12 per cent.

Atheist bus campaign comes to Spain

THE posting of advertising on buses in Barcelona questioning the existence of God has been called an “attack on all religions.”

A sparkling Spanish new year for Madonna

The US pop star, 50, shelled out 6000 euros on a unique Spanish wine with silver in it.

Sada and sadder for Franco family as palatial home must be opened

IT will be the perfect opportunity to get into the psyche of Spain’s infamous dictator Franco. After a two-year legal battle the family of General...

Spain slams “disproportionate” Israeli response to Gaza

King and PM speak out as a total of 42 Palestinians in a UN-run school died on the day the Three Kings brought a...

US reveals Franco succesion plans

Inner circle pressured dictator to step downDECLASSIFIED papers belonging to the US government reveal how Francisco Franco's daughter, son-in-law and several Cabinet members tried...

Deals on wheels

YOU can find anything on the internet nowadays - even Franco's old car. One of the dictator's old Cadillacs is now for sale for...

Cocaine use ‘quadruples’ in a decade

Young Britons in Spain among most likely drug users in the world

Lawyer ticked off for racial slur

A PUBLIC prosecutor has got off with calling a Nigerian woman "smelly" in court. Eduardo Peña, a prosecutor in La Rioja, asked court workers...

Cockles over ham and black pudding, says Gwyneth

It's official, Gwyneth Paltrow is mad for Spanish food

Kidnappers caged

Romanian and Spaniard jailed after British couple snatched at holiday home EXCLUSIVE BY JON CLARKE IN ALICANTE TWO violent thugs have been jailed for eight years...

Guggenheim meets its match

IT HAS long been one of Europe’s most exciting buildings. But the Guggenheim museum in Bilbao now has a rival. The gleaming, angular facade makes...

Briton held after fatal gunfight

A BRITISH man is being held by police following a shooting in which a German was killed and an Italian badly wounded. Daren Coupland, 41,...

Law threatens Albariño wine

Draft law proposed by the region's health authority could effectively outlaw wine production.

Michelin-starred chef arrested

A leading female chef has been accused of selling toxic shellfishA FEMALE chef has been accused of selling shellfish from dangerously contaminated rivers. Toñi Vicente,...

WWF begs end to motorway madness

ENVIRONMENTALISTS have demanded the end to a motorway project that will destroy the habitat of some of the World's rarest animals. Officials from the...

Police foil Glitter’s Spanish return plot

A PLAN that shamed singer Gary Glitter had hatched to return to Spain has been foiled. The convicted paedophile, who was deported to the UK...

Spain at risk of becoming like Sahara

Green groups slam Madrid for refusing to blame construction as 17 tonnes of fertile land are lost a year to the advancing desertOVER a...

Economic depression makes for happy families

IN every cloud there is a silver lining. As recession bites around Europe, in Spain at least the lack of money is keeping couples...

Hitler’s Spanish sojourn

Investigator claims Nazi leader fled to Barcelona instead of committing suicide in Berlin bunker

Veni, Vidi, Construxi

Roman and Celtoiberian settlement threatened by development plansIT was the scene of a great and bloody battle. In 134 AD, brave Celtoiberian warriors battled...


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