Thursday, June 4, 2020

Beds set up in Madrid conference centre as coronavirus patients overwhelm hospitals in Spain

THE first patients have arrived at a temporary hospital set up in Madrid’s massive IFEMA conference centre as hospitals are overwhelmed with...

WATCH: Patients on packed Madrid hospital ward left on floor as Spain’s coronavirus outbreak worsens

A SHOCKING video taken at a Madrid hospital has revealed a city struggling to cope with the spread of coronavirus.

Lack of protective gear partly to blame as 5,400 health workers in Spain infected with coronavirus

A LACK of protective gear has helped cause a surge in the number of health workers infected with COVID-19, the government has said.  Director of...

Madrid school children refused fresh fruit as fast food chains monopolise free meal deliveries

VULNERABLE school children in Madrid have been left without fresh fruit after contracted fast food chains refused to strike a deal with...

COVID-19: Spain considers closing schools and banning large gatherings amid local coronavirus contagion concerns

SPAIN is weighing up restricting large gatherings and closing schools in response to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.  The measures are mostly considered for Torrejon in...

KLM resumes some flights connecting Amsterdam and Spain

KLM has resumed some of its flights connecting Amsterdam to Madrid and Barcelona.

LONG READ: You won’t believe these multi-million euro property empires of the British Dukes of Wellington and Westminster in...

The Sunday Times named him the world’s richest man under 30. Now Hugh Grosvenor, Duke of Westminster is investing his millions in Madrid and he’s not the only one...

Spaniards in lockdown in Madrid take to their balconies to bang pots and pans in protest against King Juan...

SPANIARDS in lockdown have taken to their balconies to bang pots and pans in protest against the former King.

Barcelona and Real Madrid players and staff all test negative for coronavirus

BOTH the players and coaching staff of Barcelona and Real Madrid have all tested negative to COVID-19.

Spanish police try to identify people partying in viral video in Madrid during lockdown

THE police have been trying to identify the people who appear in a video partying on the streets of Madrid during lockdown.

BREAKING: Third person dies in Spain because of coronavirus

CORONAVIRUS has claimed its third victim in Spain.

Woman arrested in Madrid for lying about being kidnapped when instead she broke lockdown rules to go to a...

A WOMAN has been arrested in Madrid for saying she was kidnapped but instead broke lockdown rules and went to a birthday party.

Coronavirus reaches Murcia region – first victim linked to Madrid trip.

THIS MORNING, the Ministry of Health confirmed the first case of Coronavirus in the Region of Murcia. A 27-year-old...

Madrid to ask other regions in Spain to cremate bodies of coronavirus victims as funeral homes ‘collapsing’

MADRID has been so overwhelmed by coronavirus deaths that its crematoriums are collapsing under the pressure.  The 4,715 deaths caused by COVID-19 in the region...

Make sure you DON’T miss Australian rock band, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds performing in Spain in May...

NICK Cave and the Bad Seeds have rescheduled their European Tour to start in Spring 2021.

Spanish coalition government to extend ban on home evictions by up to four years, affecting renters and homeowners alike

FURTHER protection for people struggling in the Spanish financial climate is to be announced today. Spain’s new government will...

EXCLUSIVE: British couple ‘could sue’ Iberia after ‘coronavirus patients’ travel on Cuba to Spain flight and passengers AREN’T TESTED...

“A stewardess told us that the ill passengers were being treated for suspected coronavirus in Havana. But somehow, they had left the hospital and boarded our flight.”

Red Bull brings Pumptrack World Championships to Spain this May

ENERGY Drink giant and leader in extreme sports events Red Bull has announced its calendar for the 2020 UCI World Pumptrack Championship...

Podemos deputy leader, Isabel Serra Sanchez, sentenced to 19 months in prison for her intervention in an eviction in...

THE deputy leader of Podemos, Isabel Serra Sanchez has been sentenced to 19 months in prison for her intervention in an eviction.

WATCH: Hundreds of Chihuahua and Pomeranian puppies due for sale around Spain are rescued from illegal basement kennels in...

POLICIA Nacional agents have arrested five people and rescued 270 Chihuahuas and Pomeranians bred in illegal kennels close to Madrid.

EXCLUSIVE DISPATCH: Bored teens doing drugs in parks, older people fighting back, and how we’re now a ‘city of...

Six days into lockdown, Heather Galloway reports from the Spanish capital

Two more cases of coronavirus ‘contagion’ in Spain’s Madrid as patients test positive despite not travelling to ‘at risk’...

TWO new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in Madrid, bringing the total of infected people in Spain to 14.  Both patients are believed to have...

Policeman ends up in hospital after being run over at a coronavirus checkpoint in Madrid

A POLICEMAN has been run over at a checkpoint in Madrid when a car refused to stop.

BREAKING: Spain confirms fourth coronavirus death

CORONAVIRUS has claimed its fourth victim in Spain.

Spain’s ‘patient zero’ ruled out as first COVID-19 cases investigated in Madrid

SCIENTISTS from the Carlos III Health Institute in Madrid have revealed findings from studies on the first confirmed cases of COVID-19 in...

Topless man arrested in Spain for threatening the police and the public with two katana swords

A TOPLESS man has threatened the police with two swords in Madrid.
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