Saturday, February 27, 2021

Game over for tomb raiders

A massive ring of Andalucian treasure looters and gold smugglers has been busted by the police

Andalucia Day: The best places to celebrate your Andalusian pride

This annual festival celebrates Andalucia's status as an autonomous community

Spain second-best country in the world for first-time buyers

Spain saw a 2.2% increase in salaries against a 5.75% drop in property prices

Drug trafficking arrests in Andalucia soar, new figures reveal

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

Almeria and Mijas town halls the ‘least transparent’ in Spain, new study finds

While Almería and Telde have maintained their low level in the annual ranking, Mijas has plummeted

Spanish TV chef Dario Barrio dies in skydive accident

Dario Barrio - the Jamie Oliver of Spain - fell to his death in Jaen after his parachute failed to open

Local novelist pushes environmental cause

Local author pens novel with environmental message

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...

British expat urges Spanish police to speak more English

His appeal comes after he was randomly asked to act as an interpreter in crime cases TWICE in two days

Homeowners in Spain facing mammoth hike in fuel bills for January

Homeowners are being warned by consumer associations

IN PICS: Yellow warnings for SNOW in Spain’s Andalucia as temperatures drop

Granada has already seen snowfall and is on alert today and tomorrow

Andalucian company among first in Spain to introduce four-day working week

A COMPANY based in Jaen has introduced a four-day working week.

Dia Del Flamenco to be celebrated today across Andalucia

The sixth annual celebration is taking place all over Andalucia to celebrate the passionate dance, music and singing form that has its roots in the region

Turkey tossing

A Jaen town defies the law to continue its 19th-Century tradition

Guardia Civil arrests man in Spain’s Andalucia for creating fake identity in order to threaten Mayor

THE Guardia Civil has been investigating a man in Andalucia for creating a fake identity in order to threaten the Mayor of his town.

Jaen province home to biggest man-made forest in the world

The olive-tree plantation contains a staggering 64 million trees spread over half a million hectares

Heavy rainfall on Costa del Sol and warnings of strong coastal winds

Most of the country can expect heavy rainfall for the rest of the day

Jesus may have been clean-shaven!

One of the earliest depictions of Jesus has been unearthed in Jaen, and he doesn't have a beard

Spanish woman killed by rubbish crusher

CRISIS WATCH: Unemployed woman, 55, killed while searching municipal landfill in Jaen for scrap metal.

MARIANO RAJOY: Andalucia needs better leaders

It is not yet known if Diaz will run to be head of the Junta again in 2019

Andalucia drone tests branded a success

Pilotless planes could come into service as early as Q1 2014

Four-year-old boy dies after dog attack in Jaen

Police are now investigating whether the dog’s owner had the necessary documentation

Accessing disability benefits for Brits in Spain post-Brexit

There will doubtless be people who are thinking that their entitlement to these benefits may cease

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