Monday, August 20, 2018

Travel chaos across Spain as airline strikes loom

Ryanair bosses warn that thousands more flights could face disruption during the summer months if the next stage of walkouts go ahead

Elderly doctor to stand trial for snatching children in Spain’s ‘stolen babies’ scandal

The former gynaecologist will become the first person to stand trial for the scandal that has cast a dark shadow over Spain for decades

Spain set for coldest summer in years after wettest spring since 1965

Last summer was one of the hottest on record, with five heatwaves and temperatures soaring above 40C

No snap election for Spain announces prime minister Pedro Sanchez

Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said he will not call for a snap election in a bid to ‘normalise’ the country’s political climate

Dubliner James Quinn sentenced to 22 years in prison in Spain for Gary Hutch Costa del Sol murder

35-year-old Quinn was handed 20 years for acting as the getaway driver in the 'execrable' murder and two years for possession of illegal weapons this morning in Malaga

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

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

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

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

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

EXCLUSIVE: Nolotil facing Spain-wide regulation as Madrid health chiefs to probe lethal painkiller

But health campaigner Cristina Garcia del Campo, still needs your help

Madrid ends direct rule over Catalunya after new government is sworn in

It comes after the region's autonomy was suspended for seven months following the pro-independence referendum

BREAKING: Spain officially has a new prime minister

Some 180 MPs voted against Rajoy at this morning's no-confidence vote, making PSOE leader Pedro Sanchez, the new prime minister

Future of Spanish Prime Minister Rajoy under threat as opposition parties gain momentum at no-confidence motion debate

The decision of whether to oust Rajoy lies in the hands of just six MPs after the PNV have announced to side with the PSOE

Spain ‘will probably have new prime minister’ by Friday, sources claim

A source claimed PP leaders are starting to see defeat as the most likely outcome

British businessman and critic of Vladimir Putin arrested on ‘Russian arrest warrant’ in Spain

The London-based hedge fund manager has been battling with Moscow for years

No confidence vote for Spain’s Mariano Rajoy to be held THIS WEEK

The PP has been plagued by a string of corruption cases in recent months

Masterminds of Spain’s biggest EVER corruption case sentenced to 113 years behind bars

Correa was convicted of heading a corrupt network that worked with party officials in the Partido Popular

Huge firework explosion kills two people and destroys town in Spain

Around 28 others have been seriously injured after the blast devastated a town in Galicia yesterday

BREAKING: Mallorca rapper Valtonyc has fled Spain to avoid prison sentence for controversial lyrics

The rapper has gone into exile to fight for freedom of expression in Europe

Spain’s job market still feeling the effects of the economic crisis

THE economic crisis is continuing to pinch the jobs market in Malaga province where 53,500 fewer men are in work compared to a decade...

Spain sees increase in migrant mortality

THE death rate among undocumented migrants in Spain has risen 15% since reforms denied them access to free public healthcare. Migrants were excluded from access...

Circus defends use of elephants after one killed in road accident in Spain

CIRCUS Gottani has hit back at accusations of animal abuse after one of its performing elephants died and two were seriously injured in a...

People’s Party would hold onto lead if Spain went to polls today

THE People’s Party (PP) would hold onto a slim lead if a general election was called this week, according to an official voting intention...
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