Monday, September 23, 2019

THOMAS COOK: UK Government to rescue 150,000 stranded holidaymakers in Spain and elsewhere as travel firm collapses

Thomas Cook's chief executive, Peter Fankhauser, said it was a ‘matter of profound regret’ that the holiday company had gone under

As World Tourism Day approaches we explore why Spain brings in the most foreign cash, despite a lower footfall...

The WTO has said many visitors are now choosing Spain for its sports and gastronomic offerings, particularly in the Basque region

Barcelona footballer has home burgled as he watches his team play at the Nou Camp

Four hooded men broke into the Frenchman’s house and gained entry to the safe, before hurriedly leaving the premise.

Ground staff at Spain’s national airline Iberia will stage eight-week walkout

The Union General de Trabajadores (UGT) has called for strikes every Monday from September 30 until November 18.

UN apologies after attributing Guernica bombing to Spain’s republican forces who were in fact victims of the massacre

UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric said the error was a ‘horrendous mistake.’

It’s World Paella Day, and we’re still arguing about chorizo!

TODAY is World Paella Day, where food fans around the globe celebrate the most universal dish of Spain’s Valencia.

‘Paedo councillor’ caged in Spain after detectives find 64,000 child porn images – including of BABIES – on his...

The arrest this week was part of a larger operation being carried out across the country

REVEALED: Which party leader would Spain most like to have a beer with as general election looms

Caretaker Prime Minister only has until next week to secure a deal and form a government after talks with the king and party leaders failed yesterday

Man kills ex-wife in front of kids before slaying her mum and sister in shocking machismo killing in Spain

It has since been revealed the couple were going through divorce proceedings, however police said there were no records of domestic violence complaints

Death toll reaches seven as body of Dutchman found near Dolores following deadly Costa Blanca floods

GUARDIA Civil have recovered the body of the seventh flood victim following catastrophic weather that hit the Costa Blanca last week.

‘Warming Mediterranean Sea’ was behind record-breaking rain, claims Alicante professor

A LEADING climatologist from the University of Alicante has blamed a ‘warmer Mediterranean Sea’ for the killer floods that devastated the Costa...

Spain beat Argentina 95-75 in Basketball World Cup final in Beijing to claim first title for 13 years

It comes after a talented Spain side hosted the competition in 2014, but failed to lift the title, dramatically crashing out against France

Pedro Sanchez’s PSOE would increase majority if general election held tomorrow, new poll shows

THE PSOE would win a majority of seats if a general election was held tomorrow, a poll has found. The party of caretaker prime minister...

Spain edge Australia 95-88 to reach second-ever Basketball World Cup final after TWO periods of overtime

Spain will now bid to win their second-ever title, taking on the winner of the Argentina-France semifinal, which is to be played later today

Spain on track for fourth election in four years as talks to form government break down

SPAIN could have to go to the polls yet again after talks between the PSOE and Podemos broke down last night. If caretaker prime minister...

Initiative launched to replace zebra crossings in Spain with cow spots

A NEW movement is hoping to raise awareness of the importance of the industries which keeps the rural parts of Spain alive. Paso de Vaca...

Venezuela regime flouting US sanctions thanks to Bank of Spain

VENEZUELA'S President Nicolas Maduro is flouting US sanctions thanks to the Bank of Spain. According to Bloomberg, the failing state's central bank is increasingly relying...

Millenial in Spain tries to sue parents into paying for his upkeep SIX YEARS after moving out – the...

A SPANISH man has lost a civil case against his parents in which he tried to force them to pay him financial support some...

90,000 companies in Spain receive letters warning of effects of no-deal Brexit

The letters list the new customs, tax and health-related requirements that businesses will have to meet to engage in cross-border trade

Spain’s Rafael Nadal wins US Open in five-set thriller to claim 19th slam title, one away from rival Roger...

The match that lasted four hours and 50 minutes - just four minutes shorter than the longest ever US Open final

BUBBLE TROUBLE: Coca-Cola banned from selling Schweppes tonic in Spain after court ruling

The brand quickly became a market leader, with a 54.8% share, and experienced a strong increase in sales as the popularity of gin and tonic soared

‘Europe’s best theme park’ just opened in Spain and it looks AMAZING

The amusement park has also been voted the Best Theme Park in Europe as well as fifth Best Theme Park in the World

Number of Spain’s ‘super rich’ millionaires surges by 74% in decade as poorest get poorer

The net wealth of Spain’s poorest 50% has decreased by 4% since 2008

Spain’s acting PM Pedro Sanchez to seek support to form government for third time

PEDRO Sanchez has revealed he will once again try to win the backing of Unidas Podemos in a bid to form a government and...
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