Thursday, June 4, 2020

PP Minister under fire for massive undeclared orchard in Toledo

Secretary-general Maria Dolores de Cospedal failed to declare 12,000 metres-squared of land

Spain is world leader for organ transplants for 24th year running

New figures have revealed Spain is still carrying out more organ transplants than any other country, breaking its own previous record in the process

We’re still indignant in Spain

Thousands of protesters mark the one year anniversary of the 15M movement

First Basque film nominated for best foreign language Oscar

Loreak was premiered at the San Sebastian film festival last year

Three Spanish journalists kidnapped in Syria

The three men went missing from Aleppo

Tax cuts and job creation incentives to boost economic recovery

Prime minister positive on the economy, but says unemployment will continue to plague the country

Theresa May will not begin Brexit this year

Britain's new PM has made it clear she does not plan to trigger Brexit before 2017

Zapatero announces deep spending cuts for Spain

Job losses and wage cuts proposed as Spain bids to reduce its debt crisis

BA in Vueling takeover

Barcelona-based airline has been successfully taken over in a €123,5 million deal

Spanish Prime Minister Rajoy apologies for PP corruption for the first time

Just the day after mass arrests across the country, the PM pledges to do more to stamp out corruption

Spain’s motorway charges are taking their toll

Use of toll roads tumbles, despite increase in network size

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...

Spanish cops kill FIVE ‘suicide bombers’ in second attempted van attack, three days of mourning declared

SPANISH police say they have killed five suspected terrorists in Cambrils in order to stop another van attack. The men were all wearing explosive belts...

Domestic abuse victims in Spain take TEN years to seek help says government report

Middle-aged women are most likely to be killed by their partner and likewise middle-aged men are most likely to kill a partner

Crew members missing after Spanish military helicopter crash

Four crew members are still missing despite large-scale rescue attempts

Abortion uproar

Protests from Catholics and conservatives have met reform of abortion laws

Spain’s smoking sadness

SMOKING is the number one killer in Spain, killing more than AIDS, alcohol, illegal drugs and traffic accidents collectively. A report on premature mortality lead...

VIDEO: Seagull steals tourist’s camera for selfie

The cheeky bird launched itself off a wall and treated the tourists to some mind-blowing footage

A very novel idea

Amazon has launched a new Kindle bookstore in Spanish

BREAKING: Spain’s daily coronavirus infection rate plummets to lowest figure since March 7 while SEVEN TIMES as many people...

SPAIN has maintained its two-month low in daily registered COVID-19 deaths.  According to the Health Ministry, 164 people lost their lives to coronavirus in the...

Hunter killed by wild boar in Galicia

Man was stooping to kill animal with a knife when it attacked

Canary Islands prepare for months of partying

Numerous festivals are going to have people immersed in culture and dancing on the streets

Cooked on the Costas?

Brits face holiday uncertainty as package holiday giant Thomas Cook fights to survive

Bad news for Ibiza’s party boats…

...but it's good news for everyone else