Friday, February 21, 2020

Brit receives €24,000 phone bill after losing mobile in Ibiza

A 21-year-old from Basingstoke was shocked to receive the mega phone bill after losing his phone in Ibiza

VIDEO: Puppies abandoned outside expat’s home

Watch moving footage of the moment an English expat discovered six adandoned puppies in a cardboard box

Nigerian tissue seller discovers €16,000 in a forgotten suitcase in Sevilla

But with true Christmas spirit he went in search of the rightful owner

San Roque mayor demands ‘urgent repairs’ for A7 coast road

The stretch of road between San Roque and Algeciras is full of potholes and cracks

Don’t lose your vote in Spain!

December 30 is the cut-off date to vote in next year’s big elections, your chance for change

Super-judge Baltasar Garzon saves flamenco venues

Spain’s former super-judge Baltasar Garzon wades in to save flamenco institutions

Corruption claims after expats’ case against Luxembourg bank is rejected

They were given just a five day window to prepare their case against Landsbanki

All flights to London postponed

London airspace has been closed until 7pm after a computer failure

EXCLUSIVE: Expats fight to save riding school and homes in Churriana

EXCLUSIVE: Homes and disabled riding school set to be seized under ‘outrageous land grab’ plan to build homes

Google to shut down news service in Spain

Google to remove Spanish publications from search engine results and disable its 'news' feature in Spain

Podemos remain at the top of the polls and gaining ground

Podemos keep on rising in the polls and would win elections in Madrid, Cadiz and Barcelona among other places

Government launches new transparency website

Spain tackles corruption with new right-to-know laws

Expats heroically rescue abandoned puppies from storm drain

EXCLUSIVE: Expats slither 40 metres along a storm drain to rescue a dog and her six puppies

Beachcombers scoop up 2,000 kilos of hashish in Cadiz

Described as ‘like catching flies,’ but now over 70 people face up to four years in prison for scooping marijuana packets out of the sea

British man fights Spanish ex-wife over ‘dadnapping’

EXCLUSIVE: David Terry claims his 87-year-old dad is being treated like a ‘prisoner’ at his ex-wife's home in Antequera

Uber taxi app banned in Spain

Judge insists the ruling is not a comment on the 'sharing economy'

Duke of Palma facing 19 years in prison

But King Felipe's sister looks to be cleared

UPDATE: Missing 16-year-old returns home in Marbella

Zaira de Leon had been missing for 48 hours

Neo-Nazi mauled by lions at Barcelona Zoo

He was dragged into the pit by his leg and attacked for 30 minutes

British pensioner on top of the world after climbing Kilimanjaro

Tony Simmonds had a strange way of celebrating his birthday

Bankia produced rigged accounts to sell stocks to investors

The state-owned lender Bankia presented error-strewn accounts during its corruption probe

Madrid regional health chief axed over controversial Ebola comments

Javier Rodriguez's many gaffes over his handling of the Ebola crisis and negative statements about Ebola vcitim Theresa Romero have seen him kicked out of office

Greenpeace facing tough punishment in Valencia for nuclear plant protest

Activists and AFP photojournalist facing three-year sentences

BREAKING: Podemos secretary suspended without pay from the University of Malaga

Inigo Errejon has been suspended and faces disciplinary proceedings regarding a breach of his work contract with the university

Police uncover €87,000 buried in Alhaurin de la Torre

National Police link stolen cash buried in an orchard to notorious criminal organisation

Spanish theatre company sell porn instead of tickets in austerity protest

Pornography is taxed at just 4% compared to 21% cultural tax