Sunday, September 20, 2020

Doctors in Spain launch three-year plan to eradicate Hepatitis C

According to the WHO there is no current vaccine for Hepatitis C, but in Spain a drug has been deployed since 2015 to treat over 120,000 people

Panic after man opens fire outside church in Spain’s Mallorca, killing multiple pigeons

Frightened residents witnessed a man fire his weapon outside of the Sant Alonso Rodriguez church in Inca

Andalucia bird sanctuary under threat from drought and wild boars

FOWL PLAY: Greater flamingos in Coto Donana National Park, which is threatened by drought THOUSANDS of waterfowl are...

GAZPACHO: When life gives you squishy tomatoes left in the boot of your car during coronavirus lockdown, make Spain’s...

FOR the last two months they have been holed up in Granada following a coronavirus travel nightmare (see Olive Press Issue 340). But...

Neighbours of British expat accused of murdering wife in Spain say he bugged phones and was obsessed with security

Elton is accused of killing Gloria, before slitting his wrists and trying to kill himself, while the pair’s 15-year-old son was locked in the garden

Controversy as Spain’s Balearic Islands grants €8.2 MILLION to entrepreneurs with offshore companies in Panama and Malta to purchase...

In the wake of the revelations, opposition parties have demanded an explanation from President Francina Armengol

La La lovin’ it! New organic olive oil ‘experience’ in Ronda

THE small picture window perfectly frames the mountain range, and reason, why this corner of Spain is almost as green as England. In the shimmering...

British fugitive ‘cocaine dealer’ arrested after brutal stabbing at expat bar on Spain’s Costa del Sol

A BRITISH fugitive ‘cocaine dealer’ has been arrested after a brutal stabbing at a Costa del Sol bar. Zathon...

Secretive anti-North Korean group claims break-in at Spain embassy

The declaration - entitled ‘Facts About Madrid’ - came just hours after Spain’s High Court named suspects in the investigation into the break-in

Denmark urges citizens not to travel to Spain this summer, fearing the country isn’t safe following the coronavirus crisis

THE Danish Government has urged its citizens not to travel to Spain this summer, fearing that the country will not be safe following the COVID-19 pandemic.

Don’t let a low budget stop you looking for a home in Spain or Portugal – the hillside option

Do you ever dream about buying a home in Spain or Portugal, but believe that it must be far too expensive? If you take a...

WATCH: Bar in Spain’s Pamplona ‘hires’ robot to serve customers in times of coronavirus

A HUMANOID is serving beers and coffees in the hub of Pamplona. Her name is Alexia, and she is...

REVIVAL: World embraces Spain’s ancient art of grass weaving

Esparto is no longer just for espadrilles as the world warms to the eco credentials of Andalucia’s ‘green’ grass of home

British woman arrested after lying that €140 had been illegally withdrawn from her bank account

A 58-year-old British woman has been arrested by Guardia Civil in Jacarilla, near Orihuela, for filing a bogus report that money was...

Handler strike to affect ALL of Spain starting Easter Sunday

SPANISH airport handlers have confirmed plans for a mass walkout over the upcoming Easter weekend. The strike action by...

Gang of youths arrested for ‘stoning’ good samaritans who stopped woman being robbed in Madrid street

A GROUP of nine youths have been arrested for stoning and robbing people in Madrid. The thugs robbed a...

WATCH: Celebrity car customiser launches luxury Grand Tour from Marbella to London – and he needs more drivers

Lamborghinis, Ferraris, Porsches and Bugattis will make the seven-day journey in June

FIRESTARTER: Russian expat sets fire to 7 bins just days after appearing before Torrevieja judge for arson

A RUSSIAN man led Torrevieja firefighters on a fire dance round the city with a series of arson attacks on rubbish containers.

Nun in Spain faces three years in prison after changing pensioners’ election ballots from PSOE to PP

She was apparently caught red-handed inserting PP ballots into the envelopes, and documents from the time of the incident have now been handed over to the Office of the Prosecutor

Boiler room gang on Spain’s Costa Blanca arrested over €10 million swindle of at least 250 victims

A GANG has been arrested by the Guardia Civil in the Torrevieja area for fleecing at least €10 million from investors looking...

Politics aside, Andalucia’s new right-wing coalition is good news for taxpayers, writes Adam Neale

The change in direction is designed to make Andalucia more attractive to investors, both national and international

Drug used to combat arthritis and asthma could also help save coronavirus patients’ lives

A CHEAP and widely available drug can help save the lives of patients seriously ill with coronavirus, it has been revealed.

Wife of crooked British fraudster mocks scam victims in holiday pic from Spain’s Costa Blanca

SCAM: The post came after her husband Barry Spearing (left) was jailed THE wife of a convicted fraudster...

BREAKING: Number of coronavirus related deaths in Spain updated for second consecutive day, after 13 days unchanged

THE number of coronavirus related deaths in Spain has increased for the second consecutive day.

Everything you need to know about dangerous dogs in Spain’s Andalucia

Included in the Junta’s definition, is dogs that ‘due to their aggressive nature, size or jaw power have the capacity to endanger the life or physical safety of people’

‘SPAIN’S GEORGE FLOYD’: Video of young black man’s death in custody at hands of SIX officers sparks outrage

A LEAKED video showing the death of an 18-year-old Moroccan teenager in care has raised questions over Spain's youth detention system.