Monday, May 21, 2018

German prosecutors ask courts to extradite former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont to Spain

After being detained in Germany last week, regional courts must decide whether to send the former president to Madrid where he faces charges of rebellion

BREAKING: Half of all European flights could be delayed due to computer malfunction

HALF of all flights in Europe could face delays due to a computer failure, the European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation (Eurocontrol) have...

WATCH: Heartbreaking moment injured elephants roam Southern Spain motorway after truck overturns, one killed

Shocking videos show emergency services lifting an injured elephant with a crane after the circus truck overturned on the motorway

Brits abroad will no longer be able to access Netflix UK after Brexit

BRITISH holidaymakers travelling to Spain will no longer be able to watch Netflix UK or Amazon Video following Brexit. The announcement by the European Commission...

Thousands of Brits denied £4M in compensation from UK airlines

Despite court ruling, thousands of holidaymakers are still owed money from Thomson, easyJet and other UK airlines

British pensioner killed in horror crash on way to new life in Spain

A BRITISH expat on his way to a new life in Spain died when his car veered onto the wrong side of the road...

Supermarket soar for Mercadona as Spanish chain will invest €8.5bn

The discount store will open 11 new stores and increase digital investment in a bid to boost online sales

New chill out zone and Mozart therapy sessions for Madrid’s police dogs

The new kennels will boast heated beds, air conditioning and a play area in a bid to reduce the dogs' stress levels

Mother of murdered Gabriel Cruz pens open letter

ONE month on from the murder of eight-year-old Gabriel, his mother Patricia Ramirez has paid tribute by writing an open letter.  In it, she tells her son...

Spain to stand with UK and expel two Russian diplomats over Salisbury attack

The Spanish government has joined more than 20 countries which have expelled over 100 diplomats

Family of missing expat Lisa Brown plaster streets of Gibraltar with reward posters

It comes after the family and British charity, Crimestoppers, announced a fresh plea for information last Friday

Former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont to appear in court today while violent protests break out in Barcelona

The former Catalan leader was arrested on Sunday and faces a prison sentence of up to 30 years

Weather BOMB coming to Spain TODAY with orange alerts for southern coast

The coastline from Cadiz to Granada, including the Costa del Sol, are on yellow alert for strong winds

Firemen scramble to free hotel guest in southern Spain whose testicles became trapped in plastic folding chair

Two carers tried to assist him but had to call in emergency services for back up

Travel chaos for Brits travelling to Spain as French air traffic strikes progress

Ryanair officials are furious after being forced to cancel around 100 flights

Clocks to go forward this weekend as spring officially begins

The change ensures that there is more more daylight in the evenings and less in the mornings

EXCLUSIVE PICS: Thousands protest in Malaga demanding dignified pension payouts in Spain

Unions and action groups called on retirees to put pressure on the Spanish government to increase state pension payouts

EXCLUSIVE PICS: Madrid a ‘WARZONE’ as migrants and locals battle with Spanish police after death of Senegalese street vendor

The inner city district of Lavapiés went up in violent flames as protesters took to the streets to rebel against the police

Ryanair threatens to ground ALL flights in bid for public to demand Britain to stay in EU

RYANAIR boss has threatened to ground ALL flights temporarily in a bid to stop Brexit. The Irish airline's chief, Michael O'Leary said he wanted to emphasise...

One Spaniard dead and another in coma after carbon monoxide poisoning at London hotel

A SPANIARD has died from carbon monoxide poisoning while staying at a hotel in London. Marcos Severa, 34, from Mallorca, was poisoned after the toxic...

Spanish Tax Agency questions Gibraltar’s tobacco imports

THE motive behind Gibraltar’s exhaustive importation of tobacco has been questioned by new figures. The Rock imported 72 million packs of cigarettes in 2017 despite...

British Airways becomes the latest airline to cancel flights as Storm Emma continues across Spain

CUSTOMERS flying to and from London Heathrow, London Gatwick or London City airports are being advised to check for cancellations. While not all flight have...

Half of all Spanish restaurants found to be selling fake fish

MORE than 50% of Spanish restaurants are mislabelling fish on their the menus. The survey of more than 200 restaurants by AZTI Technology Centre showed...

Forecaster predicts Spain will have hotter than average spring

THE Iberian Peninsula will experience a drier and warmer than average spring. According to Accuweather, an 'area of high pressure will build west of the...

Flu pandemic in Spain leads to rising death toll

THE number of people in Spain who have died from the flu has risen dramatically. In what is proving to be the deadliest season of...

Robots set to take a third of Spanish jobs within a generation

ROBOTS are set to take over a third of Spain's jobs by the year 2030. The study conducted by PwC and entitled 'Will robots steal...
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