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Podemos leader faces confidence vote after ‘luxury’ home purchase

THE members of Spain’s anti-austerity party Podemos are to vote on whether it's leader should step down after buying a €600,000 ‘luxury’ home. The party’s...

Tensions rise as Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy urges Catalunya to form ‘viable’ government

It comes after Rajoy rejected newly appointed leader Quim Torra's selection of cabinet ministers

Prime property! Villa of former Spanish leader up for sale

A LUXURIOUS villa once owned by Spain’s leader Adolfo Suarez has been put on the market for a cool €13 million. Suarez, who was the...

Police escort to Mariano Rajoy killed in motorbike crash

ONE of Mariano Rajoy's police escort team has been killed after his motorbike was hit on Sunday. A car collided with the policeman and a...

Two Spanish cities named in top 10 world food destinations

TWO Spanish cities have been ranked in the top 10 cities in the world for food. TripAdvisor has just released a list of its...

H&M employees in Spain stage huge walkouts

Unions claim bosses are not complying with agreed workers' rights in Madrid

Hollywood icon marries his Spanish girlfriend with hope of starting family

RICHARD Gere, 68, has married his Spanish girlfriend Alejandra Silva, 35 - and they’re planning on starting a family. The Pretty Woman star, who has...

BREAKING: Cristina Cifuentes resigns after video of her stealing anti-ageing cream goes viral

CRISTINA Cifuentes has resigned. It comes after footage of the Madrid leader stealing two tubs of anti-ageing cream in 2011 went viral this morning. The embattled...

Spain government grants €35 million to repair Andalucia beaches after storm damage

ANDALUCIA has been granted €35,670,000 by Madrid to clean up its beaches. It comes after the likes of Storm Emma left the coastline from Huelva...

President of Madrid, Cristina Cifuentes, renounces masters qualification and apologizes to university in Spain

The Conservative politician claims she has not done anything illegal but blames the university for 'administrative irregularities'

Spain rejects Switzerland’s request to remand in custody HSBC whistleblower

It comes after Herve Falciani was arrested on a Swiss European arrest warrant on Wednesday in Madrid

Spain’s property market has strong start to 2018

PROPERTY prices in Spain have increased by 3.8% in the first quarter of 2018 year-on-year, with Madrid leading the way. The capital saw prices increase...

ESSAY: Why do politicians in Spain never resign?

As more scandal emerges over a leading politician’s faked university degree, Lenox Napier asks: ‘why do politicians never resign in Spain?’ SPAIN’S leading political problem...

Costa del Sol expat’s artwork chosen as official poster for Spain’s most famous bull running festival

A COSTA del Sol French expat’s art work has been chosen as the official poster of the San Fermin bull running festival this year. Former...

Pressure mounts for resignation of PP leader Cristina Cifuentes amid ‘fake university degree’ scandal

Despite calls for resignation from opposition parties, Podemos and PSOE, Cifuentes insisted she will not step down because she has 'not lied about anything'

Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont released on bail by German court

The separatist leader will be released with a €75,000 bail after German courts ruled the charge of rebellion as 'inadmissable'

HSBC Swissleaks whistleblower arrested in Spain

Herve Falciani, known for leaking documents which claimed the bank helped clients cover up tax evasion, was detained in Madrid

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

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

Depressed father in Spain murders his children before killing himself

A DEPRESSED father-of-two killed his children before committing suicide near Madrid. José Alberto Gálvez López, 46, was found dead on some railway tracks on Tuesday evening...

Spain ramps up security in Campo de Gibraltar after 300% rise in cocaine seizures and fears of ‘druglord takeover’

It comes after a gang of 20 masked thugs succesfully stormed a hospital to rescue their alleged trafficker boss

VERONICA: The Netflix Spanish horror movie based on terrifying true events in Madrid

The film has left viewers unnerved as they cannot work out what part of the story is real, with critics dubbing it the scariest movie of 2018 so far

Spring in Spain delayed as new cold front promises SNOW, rain and wind – including in Andalucia

SPRING is officially being delayed in Spain. It's thanks to a new cold front sweeping across the country, bringing snow, wind and low temperatures. Despite tomorrow...

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

Spain worst in Europe for dangerous chemsex trend, with most users having university degrees and good jobs

SPAIN'S three biggest cities have the highest rates of chemsex in Europe.  Madrid, Barcelona and Valencia see the most people using drugs to enhance sexual...

Flooding and injuries as ‘worst storm of the year’ wreaks havoc in Spain

Serious flooding and wind alerts in place for Sunday
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