Thursday, January 27, 2022

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EXCLUSIVE: British expat gets UN to help fight farming scandal in southern Spain

Environmentalists claim the trees are rapidly depleting a precious underground aquifer

REVEALED: How living in Spain or the UK is far more stressful than Germany or Iceland

SPAIN and the UK are officially two of the most stressed countries in Europe. Indeed, a life in Germany or Iceland would have you sleeping...

Only one in five Spaniards trusts the government

A report released by the OECD compared statistics from 2007 to 2014

Digging miners face more setbacks in Malaga with just METRES left to reach little Julen

With just metres left to dig the miners are facing yet more delays in the rescue mission that has the world waiting with baited breath

Zara owner Amancio Ortega voted Spain’s best boss

While tennis ace Rafa Nadal claimed the title of number one sport coach

Puigdemont refuses to return to Spain unless he receives government guarantees

Mr Puigdemont said: “We demand guarantees in order that the next elections will be normal."

Spain surpasses 900,000 COVID-19 cases as it detects 11,970 on Wednesday

SPAIN has surpassed 900,000 official COVID-19 cases after detecting 11,970 on Wednesday. It brings the total number detected by PCR and rapid tests to...

Spanish Franco fallout

A new 6.5m euro state-funded biography of the former dictator stokes fury as it paints him in a good light

Argentina not crying for Spain

Relatives of Civil War victims demand inquest, despite superjudge's own efforts thwarted

Catalonia hosts its last bullfight

Spain’s top matadors fought in Barcelona for final time before controversial regional ban takes effect

Violent Spanish police slammed

Human rights study highlights excessive force used during demonstrations

Axe the Spanish medic attacks

Doctors demand violent patient register after sharp rise in assaults, including recent axe attack in Madrid

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

Cirque du Soleil back on the road with new dates announced for Spain tour in 2022

THE spectacular Cirque du Soleil  is returning to Spain in 2022 after a COVID-enforced break of a year-and-a-half. It’s new show called Luzia can be...

How abolition of the old ‘sunshine tax’ started the ‘energy cooperative’ movement for a cheaper greener Spain

BELIEVE it or not, people harnessing the sun’s energy in Spain were taxed until 2018 because they were seen to be depriving energy companies...

BEA’S HELPLINE: She reveals her top five tips for expats under COVID-19 lockdown in Spain after being inundated with...

After studying the government’s royal decrees, she reveals her top five tips, from walking the dog to going shopping

Cristiano Ronaldo’s plane crashes in Spain

Witnesses said emergency services raced to the scene

EXPLAINER: Is the Spanish border with Morocco in crisis?

MORE than 8,000 people, including around 1,500 minors, risked their lives swimming or wading around the border fence to enter the Spanish enclave of...

Top Spanish art prize goes to US architect Frank Gehry

The Prince of Asturias Award honours Gehry’s 50-year career

Elderly found dead in beds in Spain after being abandoned by care home staff amid coronavirus pandemic

ELDERLY care home residents are being found dead in their beds in the ongoing coronavirus battle.  In horrific scenes, soldiers brought in to disinfect the...

King of Spain’s Christmas speech calls for unity after general election uncertainty

Felipe VI due to meet Spain's political leaders in January

Prostitutes being offered scholarships in Madrid to get them off streets

The 31 women will have classes on social and personal skills

DGT attempts to solve the mystery of how to navigate a roundabout in Spain without causing an accident

SPAIN'S DGT have issued a new plea to drivers in Spain to learn how to navigate around roundabouts safely after it emerged one in...

Spain’s anti-abortion bill campaigners hit the big screen

Nearly 80 female film-makers release hard-hitting documentary across Spain

ICUs in Spain nearing breaking point after surge in COVID-19 cases

INTENSIVE care units across Spain are once again at breaking point as the number of coronavirus cases has skyrocketed in the past two weeks. According...

Ryanair staff working under a ‘terror regime’ as strikes continue to affect Spain

RYANAIR staff have taken to social media during their strikes to highlight their working conditions. Ground staff, cabin crew and pilots are striking for two...

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