Monday, June 17, 2019

Bomb threat sees thousands evacuated from Madrid skyscraper home to British embassy

Firefighters are meeting with security teams at the building while trying to establish if the threat is credible

BREAKING: Police continue evacuation of British embassy after alleged bomb threat on Madrid skyscraper

Firefighters, National and Municipal Police and paramedics are on the scene

BREAKING: Madrid skyscraper evacuated amid bomb threat

A SKYSCRAPER in Madrid has been evacuated following a bomb threat. Policia Nacional have been ushering workers out from the Torrespacio building following the threat...

IN PICS: The stunning and highest villages in Spain at risk of abandonment

Spain’s cliff-hanging enclaves hark back to the times of medieval conquest and even Roman occupation

Seven arrested on Costa del Sol and in Barcelona as police bust drug gang who sold cannabis using cryptocurrencies

Police also seized €2,000 in cash and €115,000 in computer equipment used for managing cryptocurrencies

Spain and rest of EU airspace closed to Boeing 737 MAX aircraft after plane crash in Ethiopia kills all...

Since the disaster in East Africa, Boeing’s shares have plummeted, in the highest drop the firm has seen since the 9/11 attacks in the US in 2001

Women across Spain protest on International Women’s Day as political parties clash over feminism

Last year the numbers of women protesting on March 8 in Spain reached 5.3 million, according to unions

Spain WILL prosecute racist British man who called woman ‘ugly black b******’ on Ryanair flight

Barcelona Mayor Ada Colau confirmed, this week, that Spain would continue with charges against Mesher

€200k effigy of King Felipe VI of Spain that buyer ‘must burn within a year’ on sale in Madrid...

The towering statue features the Spanish monarch in a blue suit and gallery staff even periodically spray it with Hugo Boss ‘Dark Blue’ cologne

Lidl SHOCKER as its €15 whisky crowned ‘best Scotch in world’ at awards

There are 550 Lidl stores in Spain and the retailer is the country’s 5th biggest, with 4.8% market share

Spain launches new counter-terrorism plan targeting ISIS and Al Qaeda

Over 230 Spaniards have left the country to fight with terrorist groups, of which 20% have returned and 25% have died

WATCH: Racist British man who called woman ‘ugly black b******’ on Ryanair Spain flight not charged by police

However Essex Police has said it has no jurisdiction to prosecute Mesher, as the incident occurred in Spain

Spain crowned world’s healthiest country due to ‘Mediterranean diet’

A ‘Mediterranean diet’, rich in olive oil, nuts, oily fish and vegetables, is thought to be behind the health benefits of Spain and Italy

Woman in Spain dies and 18 others sick after eating mushrooms at Michelin-starred restaurant

Ingredients from the kitchen are now being tested by Spain’s National Institute of Toxicology and Forensic Science

Spain reaches new migrant rescue deal with Morocco

New plan agreed as the Government of Pedro Sanchez looks to halve the number of illegal migrants, after 2018 saw a record 62,000 arrivals

Pope backs Spain plan to dig up General Franco grave

The Pope's right hand man has written to Spain´s deputy Prime Minister to lend support for moving former dictator´s remains

WATCH: Dad in Spain pulls live parasite from daughter’s ‘cooked’ Mercadona fish forcing supermarket to defend seafood

If the parasite is ingested by humans it can cause vomiting, nausea and violent abdominal pain

Spanish navy boat with guns manned in war games with British off Gibraltar for second time in fortnight

Earlier this month, another Spanish warship encroached into British waters off Gibraltar, playing the national of Spain

Franco’s body WILL be dug up just hours after Spain’s Pedro Sanchez calls snap general election

Sanchez has said he wants to proceed immediately with digging up the former dictator, and wants to complete the plan before summer

Pedro Sanchez calls snap general election in Spain for April 28

The electoral campaign will begin on April 13, before Spain has its third elections in less than four years

CATALUNYA CRISIS: ‘I am a political prisoner’ says Catalan leader as 12 separatists go on trial in Spain

Around 90% of Catalan voters backed independence, but the turn-out at the polls was just 43%

‘I MISS MY BROTHER’: Sister of British expat filmmaker in Spain speaks out after balcony horror plunge puts him...

"I miss my brother. His progress is pretty much the same, there is still no change, but we are praying for a recovery"

Spain likely to call snap general election as Pedro Sanchez fails to get budget past Parliament

PP leader Pablo Casado, labelled the budget result a ‘a de facto confidence vote’ against Sanchez

Spain’s Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez considers calling early general election on April 14

The ruling PSOE party do not have an overall majority and are supported in government by the Podemos

‘WE MISS YOU’: Family of Amy Fitzpatrick who vanished in Spain mark birthday with heartbreaking picture of her as...

Accompanying the picture was a message: “27 today…… We miss you with all our hearts”

THANKS ELTON: Tributes for Spanish police dog who retires after decade solving murders and disappearances

When the Spanish police took him on over 10 years ago, he was the only dog of his kind in the force
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