Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Prosecutor calls for two years in prison for Nerja mayor over illegal landfill

José Alberto Armijo has allegedly been involved in illegal dumping in the Malaga province

Spain receives the most asylum claims in the EU

SPAIN has the most asylum claims out of all EU states.

Mayor of Nerja to appear in court for allowing raw sewage to flow into sea in Spain’s Andalucia

The Mayor of Nerja along with current and former councillors has been called to give evidence over the untreated sewage water being pumped into the sea

Marbella demanding ‘urgent action’ over daily traffic hell between Puerto Banus and San Pedro as it seeks budget for...

MARBELLA town hall is set to ask Madrid for urgent action to tackle the daily traffic nightmare between Puerto Banus and San Pedro.  The A-7...

POLITICAL SCANDAL as Vox party member investigated for gender violence in Spain’s Malaga

Juan Ros Alcaideis, the Senator for Ceuta, is accused of attacking his partner, who was hospitalised on Tuesday

Ex far-left and first female mayor of Manilva arrested for money laundering for Italian mafia on Spain’s Costa del...

A FORMER Manilva mayor has been arrested for her alleged role in helping launder money for an Italian mafia. Antonia Munoz was cuffed alongside 12...

SCOT-FREE: Spain to extradite Catalan separatist Clara Ponsati from Scotland so she can stand trial

Clara Ponsati is currently enjoying diplomatic immunity in Scotland

Spain’s Andalucian government unveils the new logo

The government claims the logo is respectful of the history of Andalucia, adapted to the times and friendly to the environment

BREXIT: Boris Johnson wants a Canada-style deal with the EU

BORIS Johnson has said the United Kingdom wants a Canada-style free trade deal with the European Union.

Barcelona protesters burn containers in response to leaders loss of voting rights

Tensions rose yesterday as protesters reacted to the decision to strip the President of the Generalitat of his rights as a lawmaker

Pedro Sanchez to visit Storm Gloria hit areas on Spain’s Costa del Sol this weekend

The leader has offered his support and solidarity to all of those suffering the consequences of the storm

Spain withdraws troops from Baghdad after Iranian missiles strike Iraqi bases housing US soldiers

SPANISH soldiers have been withdrawn from Iraq amid mounting tensions between the US and Iran.

FINALLY! The nearly man becomes the Main Man, as Pedro Sanchez forms a government in Spain after a turbulent...

'He has the qualities of a true statesman,' insists celebrated expat author Ian Gibson

BREAKING: Spain FINALLY has government after Pedro Sanchez wins vote of confidence

PEDRO Sanchez will officially become Spain's prime minister after winning a second vote of confidence.  Known as a votacion de investidura, it was the second...

Emergency no-deal Brexit preparations called off in UK as Boris Johnson’s deal set to be approved

THE UK has called off its emergency preparations for a no-deal Brexit ahead of the expected approval of Boris Johnson's deal by British MPs. The...

Spain almost entirely eliminates burning of coal for electricity some 10 YEARS ahead of schedule thanks to EU regulations

SPAIN has all but eliminated the burning of coal for electricity after turning its back on the fossil fuel at a record rate last...

Spanish Government tightens restrictions on Yemeni refugees entering Spain, amid civil war that has killed 100,000 people

The Yemeni Civil War which has been ongoing since 2015 has claimed the lives of more than 100,000 people

Crucial Brexit meeting for British expats and businesses in Spain’s Rincon de la Victoria next week

The meeting is part of a programme that the British Consulate is conducting to help inform the expat communities

Spain’s acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez FINALLY to form left-wing coalition PSOE-Podemos government after agreement with Catalan separatists

The move marks a breakthrough as the November 10 elections were dominated by the future of Catalunya

Spain to Falklands squid trade could be devastated by Brexit, warn fishermen

“Politicians in Spain and Britain are doing nothing and we are walking off a cliff”

Against Boris Johnson’s looming Brexit backdrop, Jonathan Holdaway has some advice for asset holders in and out of the...

Describing large-cap stocks or short-term bonds asset classes is incorrect

OPINION: Why the disgraceful Nigel Farage should NEVER feature on the UK’s honour list

MY A-level politics teacher would have scoffed at the idea of the 'loony' UKIP brigade - his words not mine - achieving anything close...

Boris Johnson is up to his butt in a scatological Catalan nativity tradition, writes Belinda Beckett

This year Boris is among 40 new famous faces along with climate activist Greta Thunberg, PP President Pablo Casado and tennis ace Novak ?jokovic