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DIVIDED: Experts and locals on digging up dictator Franco from the Valley of the Fallen in special Olive Press...

Spain is a country still divided between those nostalgic for the Franco days and those who abhorred El Generalisimo

One dead and 11 injured after scaffolding collapses at Ritz Hotel in Spain

Scaffolding in the inner courtyard fell from the sixth floor to the first taking workers with it

Spain makes fresh demands over Gibraltar in Brexit negotiations

Spanish PM Pedro Sanchez met with chief EU negotiator Michel Barnier to seek a new Gibraltar chapter in the Brexit agreement this week

Spain makes U-turn on bombs sale to Saudi Arabia despite concerns over use in Yemen

Just 48 hours after Defence Minister Margarita Robles said the sale was 'undergoing review', the government decided to reactivate it

EXPAT ALARM: ‘Get yourself registered’, warns Spain ambassador in open Brexit letter

While it expresses optimism for a deal, it says all eventualities have to be prepared for

Spain to halt sale of bombs to Saudi Arabia amid fears of their use in Yemen conflict

The process of cancelling a contract signed between Mariano Rajoy’s former government and the Arab state in 2015 is currently underway

Man rushed to hospital in helicopter after being crushed by giant globe at ‘running of balls’ festival in Spain

‘Boloencierro’ festival has taken place for the last seven years in Mataelpino, in the region of Madrid

Vintage Warfare: Exploring the oldest foods in Madrid and Barcelona

The fierce rivalry between Spain’s two most visited cities is not confined to the soccer match

Cristiano Ronaldo ditches home in Spain for new palatial pad in Italy

The football star will be moving to Turin with girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez and their four children

Lethal painkiller Nolotil being sold ILLEGALLY in Gibraltar

The Gibraltar government is now looking into several pharmacies for illegally selling the painkiller

Spain’s PP leader Pablo Casado probed over party’s SECOND fake degree scandal

It comes after former leader of Madrid, Cristina Cifuentes was forced to resign following a fake degree obtained from the same university

Malaga’s Pablo Picasso is ‘over exposed’, warn experts

THE Son of Pablo Picasso has pleaded for museums to ‘stop producing so many exhibitions’ featuring his father's work. The Malaga maestro’s pieces are all...

EXPENSIVE TASTE: €50,000 restaurant bill goes viral in Spain

A MADRID restaurant had a good night this week after a dinner party spent a whopping €50,000. The group of eight splashed out on...

Spain’s three-day Amazon strike results in police clashes and arrests

CLASHES and arrests have been made by the Spanish police during the Amazon three-day walkout. Staff at Amazon, who have been striking over working conditions...

Penelope Cruz ‘honoured’ to meet Obamas as they enjoy Spain trip

Barack and Michelle were also joined by their daughters

Real Madrid confirms Cristiano Ronaldo has joined Juventus

REAL MADRID have confirmed that Cristiano Ronaldo has left the club to join Italian champions Juventus. In a statement released on Real Madrid website, the...

Woman gives birth in a street in Spain while temperatures reach 30 degrees

The mother had already gone into labour by the time officials arrived to assist the birth

Spanish parliament takes further steps to legalise euthanasia in Spain

The Socialist party proposal aims to make euthanasia a personal right available through both public and private services in Spain

Spain among biggest buyers of illegally trafficked animals

The WWF have called on the Spanish government to prioritise the issue and launched the campaign ‘Stop Species Trafficking’

TOXIC: Air pollution kills more than 6,000 people in Spain every year

Deaths caused by pollution are eight times higher than those caused by car accidents

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

Corruption and bad planning has seen almost €100 billion wasted on ‘unnecessary’ infrastructure projects in Spain

Unused airports, vanity museums, defunct desalination plants and deserted toll roads are just some of the wasteful projects undertaken

COUNTDOWN IS ON: More victims of painkiller Nolotil come forward ahead of Spain probe

It comes weeks before a health campaigner is set to take her findings to a meeting with Spain’s top medication governing body in Madrid next month

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

Spanish king’s brother-in-law jailed for embezzlement

Inaki Urdangarin, the Spanish king's brother-in-law has been jailed after the Supreme Court rejected his appeal. He was sentenced to five years and 10 months...

Rising temperatures to have huge impact on Spanish jobs

WEATHER-related sick days costs the Spanish economy €360 million per year, a pioneering study has found. Researchers at the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal)...
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