But Diego Urieta is leader of Compromiso Manilva and hoping to be elected as Mayor on May 24
As politicians up and down the country are gearing up for battle at the ballot boxes in May 24’s local and regional elections, Rob Horgan examines how the X-factor could play out on voting slips along the Costa del Sol and beyond
THE expat vote could have X-Factor repercussions in town halls up and down Spain, raising foreigners themselves to the hot seats of power. With the...
In total, 430 candidates are standing for mayor in the province with an alarming 318 (74%) being men
PP party budget stretches to a huge €20.5 million
After almost two months of negotiations Diaz has failed to convince any of the other political parties to support her
The self-confessed member of the ‘don’t-vote party’, Brand talked up a ‘new type of politics’ in his latest rant on YouTube channel The Trews
THE Malaga branch of the PP has filed a denuncia against a Twitter user who labelled Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy as 'corrupt'. The message, tweeted on March 28,...
Princess Cristina has been demanded to declare a list of assets to be blocked to cover her €2.7 million bail fee
A total of 16 politicians connected to the Junta were arrested in March
Writing an opinion piece on Politico Europe, Picardo announced that a 'Brexit' would have 'disastrous consequences' for Gibraltar's economy
The trailblazer in this bizarre stunt was no less than Ciudadanos’ leader Albert Rivera
Instead former treasurers Luis Barcenas and Alvaro Lapuerta are facing five year jail sentences
Rato was escorted from his Madrid home by officers from Spain's tax authorities on Thursday
The leader of the opposition claimed he pressed the wrong button
Podemos leader Pablo Iglesias is to meet Spanish King Felipe VI for the very first time in a Brussels MEP meet-up
Ex-Junta de Andalucia president Manuel Chaves claims ignorance on Spain’s biggest public money scandal
Ex-Junta president insists he ‘would have acted’ had he known about €855 million ERE fraud
Susana Diaz's PSOE party facing scandal just three days after winning the elections
Despite not taking a majority, Diaz has ruled out the possibility of a coalition government in Andalucia
Podemos win an incredible 15 seats
The PSOE party got just 35% of the vote as new anti-corruption party Podemos gained an incredible 15 seats
THE heavy rain across much of Andalucia today has not put voters off heading out to the polls. Although the polling stations do not close...
All eyes are on Andalucia in the lead-up to the most fiercely-contested regional elections in decades, with new parties Podemos and Ciudadanos threatening three decades of socialist dominance. Who’s got the X factor? Iona Napier looks at the likely outcome