Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Animal charity pleads for help to save 38 dogs from being put down

The animals were found living alongside the rotting corpses of eight dogs after the owners were evicted

EXCLUSIVE: How Spain’s coronavirus lockdown is affecting expat business-owners in rural Andalucia

AS Spain grinds to a halt under the Government-imposed lockdown, many businesses have closed their doors to trading, in a bid to...

Father and son mauled by dogs

A deadly attack by guard dogs on neighbouring farmers rocks small Andalucian town

WATCH: Andalusian prostitution and human trafficking ring broken up by international task force

COMBINED FORCES smashed a human trafficking ring operating in Andalusia, last week. Europol and Policia Nacional broke up the...

Over a third of Andalucia sewage plants not processing waste properly

Last November, Spain was fined €46.5m by the EU Commission due to a failure to ensure its plants were safely processing sewage

ELECTION SHOCKER: Spain’s far-right party Vox win first ever seats in Andalucia as PSOE decimated

It is the first time a far-right Spanish political party has gained seats in a regional election since 1975, when General Franco's death brought the return of democracy

WATCH: Footage shows huge fireball soaring 61,000 kmph over Spain’s Andalucia

The fireball became visible from the north-easterly side of Sevilla, driving at such a phenomenal speed that a fireball encaved around the flying asteroid.

Police search Guadalquivir River for missing brother and sister as they rule out finding them alive

José and Ruth Bretón Ortiz, aged 2 and 6, were reported missing by their father on Saturday

IN FIGURES: Spain’s strict smoking laws bring Cordoba tobacco sales down 56% since 2006

SPAIN’S ban on smoking in public spaces and in private workplaces has made a huge dent in tobacco sales in Cordoba.

MAKE A KILLING: Andalucia zoo offering €350,000 contract for supplier of dead rats, mice and chicks

CORDOBA Zoo is looking for a caterer with a difference – one that can supply 150 kilos of whole and frozen rats, 170 kilos...

LEAKED: EU will take UK to International Court if it does not pay €57 billion ‘divorce bill’

Only six people have seen the 'secret EU strategy', including Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker

Expats in Spain have fourth-best quality of life in the world

More than 14,000 people took part in the survey

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...

Cordoba enjoys bumper Easter bookings

Hoteliers are the big winners as Holy Week celebrations prove worth waiting for

What a cultured bunch!

Next week a shortlist will be drawn up to decide on which Spanish city will become Europe’s City of Culture in 2016. Nicola Cowell takes a look at what is on offer

Ruth and Jose’s bodies ‘found cremated at finca’

Tests will confirm whether missing Ruth and Jose's bodies were burnt on bonfire

Dodgy pet sitter wanted for turning elderly man’s home into marijuana den in Spain’s Andalucia

A SPANISH man is facing serious drug charges after turning the home of an elderly man into a sophisticated marijuana den.

Summer-like weather to return this weekend as temps soar to 28C in Andalucia

Many will be heading to the beach this weekend

Muslims avoid jail after praying in Catholic cathedral

Nine men freed after being arrested for praying in the Mesquita in Cordoba in 2010

Earthquake shakes Jaen, Granada and Cordoba

The quake meaured 4.4 on the Richter Scale

Drug trafficking arrests in Andalucia soar, new figures reveal

A government spokesman put the increase in arrests down to ‘exceptional work’

Catholic church ‘present distorted historical account’ of Cordoba Cathedral

Secularist petition against phasing out of cathedral's Islamic past.

15 lesser known ancient ruins that are a must-see in Andalucia and the Costa del Sol in Spain

What are your favourite little known Moorish and Roman sites in Spain?

Fracking has officially failed in Spain in loss for Mariano Rajoy’s Partido Popular

Fracking firms have been met with strong opposition from locals and regional authorities
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