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Two Germans arrested over shooting death of DJ in Spain’s Marbella

TWO German men have been arrested over the shooting death of a DJ at an illegal party in Marbella on Spain’s Costa del Sol. Cops...

NASA releases stunning satellite photos of our beloved Andalucia

THE International Space Station has revealed its latest set of images to the public including some spectacular shots taken of the southern peninsula. The...

Dangerous exotic turtle found in Spain’s Huelva

THE Andalucian Environmental Agency (AMA) is investigating the discovery in Huelva of an unusual and potentially dangerous exotic reptile–snapping turtle. These turtles (Chelydra serpentina), an...

DJ dies after being shot at illegal party in Spain’s Marbella

A DJ at an ‘illegal’ party in Marbella has died after being shot in the neck. Police belive that the 40-year-old was hit by a...

WATCH: Stunning fireball soaring 96,000 km/hr over Spain’s Andalucia

A DAZZLING meteor has been filmed soaring over Andalucia and Castilla-La Mancha at 96,000km per hour. The fireball was recorded this Saturday by the SMART...

Over 500 fines handed out in less than 24hrs for not wearing mask in Spain’s Malaga

MALAGA’S Policia local have fined a total of 543 people for not wearing masks between Friday 26 and Saturday 27th March. The first two days...

A heartfelt thanks to surgeons and medical staff in Spain

By Lisa Burgess I HAVE just left Malaga's Materno Hospital after breast reconstruction surgery. It was a unique experience. The Head of Surgery, Doctor Torres Corpas...

PICASSO: Spain’s most famous artist was a rogue when it came to love

As the Picasso Museum unveils a new photo exhibition into the life of the artist, Eloise Horsfield takes a look at the colourful man behind the masterpieces and the many tragic, unfortunate women in his life

Flushed with success: Charlie Mullins, plumber to the stars, wouldn’t swap the Costa del Sol idyll he bought in...

WHEN Charlie Mullins invites you round for a cuppa the first thing you’re dying to do is visit the loo. Who wouldn’t want to snoop...

Manhunt in Spain’s Granada for cruel animal abuser that ties birds legs together with zip ties

POLICE in the northern region of Granada city are on the hunt for the culprit of a growing number of cases of wild birds...

Spain’s Picasso Museum in Malaga will be showing a work on loan from the Musee national Picasso-Paris

THANKS to an exchange of works, the Picasso Museum Malaga will host, until 2022, the guest work 'Copa, periodico y dado’ (Glass, dice and...

Living in Spain? Where will you pay Inheritance Tax?

‘In this world, nothing is certain except death and taxes’ – Benjamin Franklin Never a truer word spoken, and quite honestly a depressing one!  Part of...

Irish student in serious condition after five metre fall in Spain’s Granada

AN Irish student is in a serious condition in hospital after a fall from a wall in the historic center of Granada city. ...

Spain’s Malaga City kicks off its beach season this Saturday

MALAGA City kicks off the beach season to coincide with the first weekend of the Easter school holidays. With more than 15 beaches in the...

BREXIT: “No-one knows the real implications if Brits overstay 90-day rule in Spain”

ANY Brits in Spain who have been here since before the end of last year and who have not registered as residents – or...

Gas explosion kills one in alleged suicide in southern Cordoba

THE main road through the Cordoban town of Rute was closed to traffic yesterday as police and firefighters tackled a lethal gas explosion in...

Storms threaten to ruin the first days of Easter Week in Spain’s Malaga

WEATHER agency AEMET predicts that a storm brewing in the Gulf of Cadiz may threaten the good weather prevailing in the province of Malaga...

Andalucian apartment bought using crypto currency in a nationwide first in Spain

AN apartment in the Andalucian city of Seville has become a nationwide first by being the first property to be sold using crypto currency....

Spain’s Andalucia to begin vaccinating people over 70 mid-April with the 80-and-over age group expected to be fully vaccinated...

THE Junta expects to start calling over-70s for their first jab in about three weeks. Now that vaccination has resumed with the AstraZeneca doses and...

DO YOU KNOW HIM? Police appeal to expats in Spain to solve 1994 murder of Surrey scientist

British police are appealing to expats in Spain in the belief someone on the Costas may hold the key to solving a 27-year-old cold...

OPINION: The plans to erect electricity pylons in Benahavis are nothing short of an ecological crime

POWER lines are an eyesore and there are already enough of them tainting the verdant sierras of Andalucia - so why do we need...

Police rumble ‘crash for cash’ insurance scam in Spain’s Malaga

POLICE in Malaga have dismantled a 'crash for cash' insurance fraud scheme leading to arrests across the city. Police have made 17 arrests in...

Project under fire: Benahavis residents protest against plans to erect ugly power lines that will mar local countryside

EXPATS and locals have joined forces to fight plans to prevent an idyllic green valley from being blighted by electricity pylons. Up to 100 people...

Malaga mayor defends government’s ‘nonsense’ decision on tourist entries into Spain as internal borders remain closed

NEWS of Spain latest attempt to 're-open' this summers tourist industry has been met with widespread criticism as many accuse the government of favouring...

Spain’s Andalucia smashes record for fruit and vegetable exports, strengthening leadership in the sector

ANDALUCIA has broken a new record in fruit and vegetable sales abroad, with €6,026 exported during 2020. This is an all-time high since there are...

Malaga car parks lose whopping €4.3 million during COVID-19 hit 2020

THE company in charge of the municipal car parks of Malaga, SMASSA, has reported record losses during the COVID-19 pandemic. According to data released...

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