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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

‘I’M WHITE I CAN KILL YOU’: Savage bottle attack on black actor shocks Spain

A BLACK actor in Spain has been left injured after a savage racist attack. Marius Makon, 34, is a theatre and television actor who was...

Hundreds of trains cancelled in Spain in International Women’s Day strike

MORE than 300 trains have been cancelled today as part of International Women's Day strikes. According to the transport ministry, 200 intercity and 105 long-distance...

Evil sister in Spain sells her teenage siblings for sex after her husband AND father sexually abused them

A SISTER tried to sell her teenage siblings for sex in Spain.  According to Spanish police, the Romanian sold the pair, aged 16 and 17,...

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...

Top Things To Do On A Budget City Break In Madrid

Churning with energy, Madrid is a highly popular place for those seeking a budget city break – and we can see why. With so...

Cordoba designer Palomo Spain launches new campaign

PALOMO Spain has launched its new menswear campaign Hotel Palomo. It is the fifth collection by shooting fashion star Alejandro Gomez Palomo, from Cordoba. Photographed by...

Malaga and southern Spain will experience droughts ’14 TIMES more severe than in recent years’ – and much sooner...

MALAGA and southern Spain could see droughts 14 times more severe than in recent years from as soon as 2050 onwards. That is according to...

Spanish singer Marta Sanchez causes controversy with rendition of national anthem

Famous for its lyricless form, Sanchez chose to sing her own lyrics to the anthem’s beat, which was composed so soldiers could march to a beat.

Chasing corruption: Tracking Spain’s nine biggest corruption cases in 2018

In 2017, Spain claimed 41st position in the global rankings of the Corruption Perception Index (CPI), sharing the slot with Brunei and Costa Rica with a total corruption cost of €203 billion.

Madrid’s firefighters go green to reduce pollution in the city

It is estimated the move will save €18,000 and reduce emissions by 50 tonnes while the total cost of the fleet came in at €660,000.

Cold snap in Spain going nowhere as temperatures reach -15C, Friday to be the coldest day of the winter...

THE cold snap affecting most of Spain shows no signs of abating with 31 provinces still on alert for low temperatures. Weather agency AEMET has...

Multiple cheeses withdrawn in Spain after meningitis found

A 39-YEAR-OLD man has been diagnosed with meningitis after ingesting raw sheep's cheese in Madrid.  The case has led to three different cheeses produced in...

Spain’s high-speed Renfe train to offer ‘low cost’ tickets

RENFE will launch a new 'low cost' service from 2019. The high-speed train, which travels from Malaga to Barcelona, Madrid and elsewhere, will be selling...

Dozens of flights cancelled in Spain due to snow and bad weather

MORE than two dozen flights have been cancelled in Spain's Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas airport today due to the snowfall since 12pm today.  There are expected...
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