Friday, February 23, 2018

Evil animal abuser who killed TEN horses gets historic jail sentence in Spain

AN evil animal abuser has been sentenced to five-and-a-half years in prison. Under the landmark ruling, the horse trader, from Extremadura, was also ordered to...

Cops find 17 kilos of cocaine worth €5 million in tour bus near Valencia

The ‘coach drivers’ hid the stash, with an estimated street value of €5 million, on-board the luxury cruiser.

Balearic coastguards busy with double the activity

THE number of people rescued at sea has doubled in a year. The Maritime rescue services aided over 2,000 people last year around the Balearic...

Tolo trouble! Two key trials set to take place over next fortnight

SENIOR members of the Mallorquín police, including a commissioner, are facing ten years in prison for their involvement in the Tolo Cursach case. They are...

HIGH FLYING: Spaniards and Brits arrested after private jet lands at tiny UK airport with €55 million of cocaine...

FIVE men, including two Brits and two Spaniards, have been arrested after €56 million worth of cocaine was discovered on a private jet.  The half-tonne haul...

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.

British ‘expat’ found dead in a ditch after hit-and-run in southern Spain

A BRITISH woman has been found dead in a ditch in southern Spain. The yet unnamed 39-year-old was located in Los Ramos, near Murcia, on...

British mother ‘took 13 hours to report 3-year-old son missing’ after night out in Spain

A BRITISH mother is facing prosecution for allegedly taking 13 hours to report her son as missing while holidaying in Spain.  It comes after a...

Cops and robbers- Manacor increases police presence after rise in crime

A SPIKE in robberies has forced Manacor to step up its police numbers. It comes after a minor was arrested for breaking in and stealing...

Venezuela expels Spanish ambassador for ‘continuous aggression’ against the socialist state

Jesus Silva, had been ambassador to Caracas since March 2017 before the Venezuelan government declared him ‘persona non grata’.

Judas Priest drummer dies in exile in Spain after attempted rape of British teenage boy over a decade ago

EX-Judas Priest drummer Dave Holland has died in Spain more than 15 years after receiving an attempted rape conviction in the UK.  The 69-year-old was...

IN PICS: British expat ‘killed by son’ in mystery hit-and-run in Marbella identified as more details emerge

DETAILS have emerged of the victim of a lethal hit-and-run in Marbella. Paul Murphy, 60, died after being struck by a Range Rover outside his...

British expat arrested for murder after ‘running over his father’ outside Marbella home

A BRIT has been arrested for murder after allegedly running over his father intentionally just metres outside his Marbella home.  Shockingly, investigators believe the father's...

Spanish man jailed for sexually abusing cousin in Andalucia after plying her with drugs

A 36-year-old Spanish man who sexually abused his cousin while she was unconscious has been sentenced to five years in prison.   The offence, dating back...

British expat killer Dave Mahon gets cancer in prison as search for missing stepdaughter Amy Fitzpatrick in Spain continues

KILLER expat Dave Mahon has been diagnosed with cancer.  The convicted killer has cancer of the throat and neck, sources in Ireland have revealed. It comes...

British husband of tragic Marbella expat Rebecca Muldoon allegedly conned OAPs out of hundreds of thousands of euros and...

THE husband of tragic British expat Rebecca Muldoon allegedly exported cannabis e-cigarettes and conned pensioners out of hundreds of thousands of euros.  Authorities believe Paul...

King Felipe VI assures business leaders Spain’s economy is still strong

Speaking to leaders at the World Economic Forum, Felipe encouraged business leaders to keep investing in Spain because it is a ‘great country’, despite the ongoing Catalan saga.

Catalunya now has its own parody complete with map, flag and president

Tabarnia, created by Spanish unionists, has become so popular that a recent press conference was set up in Barcelona with theatre actor Albert Boadella as ‘president’.

WATCH: Sick animal torturer in Spain caught drowning a boar on tape is identified by police

A MANHUNT for a sick animal abuser who was caught drowning a boar on tape has led police to a prime suspect. The footage was...

Russian hacking operations could intensify in Catalunya, according to new report

Robot accounts have been traced to a ‘troll farm’ near St Petersburg and have helped push social media traffic by 2,000% in Catalunya since the referendum.

The dirty (two) dozen- Restaurants closed from health violations

NEARLY two dozen restaurants were closed over hygiene standards in Mallorca last year. Another two were temporarily shut, while 125 received fines of up to...

Teenager in Spain stabs mum after she refuses to turn on wifi in Andalucia home

A TEENAGER has stabbed his mother after she refused to reconnect the wifi. The 14-year-old has been sent to a rehabilitation centre for six months...

Man in Spain admits killing his sister with an iron in her Costa del Sol home for ‘calling him...

A MAN has admitted killing his sister while she slept in her Costa del Sol home.  The unnamed defendant acknowledged the charges against him in...

Feminists demand removal of Woody Allen statue in Oviedo

The Asturias Feminist Organisation says the life-size sculpture must go because it serves ‘to honour an abuser and pervert’.

Spain sets sights on superstar Shakira in tax probe

The 40-year-old declared in 2015 that Spain was her official residence but the tax authorities say she was earning money and not paying tax before then.

Farmers sign petition to protest destruction of healthy olive and almond trees in Alicante

The farmers, part of The Platform for those Affected by Xylella fastidiosa (AXFA), say current eradication plans mark the ‘beginning of the end of our forests, and of our people’.
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