Friday, December 6, 2019

House of Lords peer demands constituencies for British expats in Spain

EXCLUSIVE: A similar arrangement exists for French and Italian expats

Feminist protesters bare their chests at neo-fascists commemorating Franco’s death in Spain’s Madrid.

The women had the slogans ‘neither honour or glory in fascism’ written on their torsos and ‘stop 20-n' on their backs

Businesses on Spain’s border with Gibraltar asked to shut down in solidarity with Spanish workers in planned Brexit protest

BUSINESSES which operate on Spain's border with Gibraltar have been asked to remain closed during a planned protest against Brexit.  The Asctecg group, which represents...

Supreme Court drags ex-Junta heads Chaves and Griñan into ERE case

They are both under suspicion of being involved in the multi-million euro scam which has rocked Andalucia’s political scene

Spain removes warship from US fleet over rising nuclear weapons tension with Iran

Plans for the Spanish boat’s use in the fleet were made a year ago, and its participation was due to last until October 31, but will now not continue

Catalonia developing ID cards for residents in preparation for secession from Spain

Catalan authorities are splashing €9 million on the cards

Spain blasts North Korea for latest nuclear weapons test

SPAIN has blasted North Korea's latest nuclear test and warned that such actions by Pyongyang could affect its relationship with Madrid. The Spanish Foreign Ministry said...

Estepona ex-mayor on trial for money laundering and bribery

He was accused of fiddling administrative records and urban developments made while in charge

Expert claims Francisco Correa rigged contracts in latest development of Gürtel case

Correa, a businessman accused of bribing PP officials, supposedly reached out to 37 companies, all of which have affiliations with the PP, giving them a competitive edge through hand-me-down documents,

Farage branded a ‘hypocrite’ after he plans to still claim his huge EU pension

Controversial ex-leader of UKIP, Nigel Farage, has been ridiculed after stating he plans to take his bumper EU pension. "Of course I would take it....

AND THEN THERE WERE TWO: Six Catalan separatists freed, two remain

The six must post bail of €100,000 while Mr Puigdemont's deputy Oriol Junqueras and Catalan ex-Interior Minister Joaquim Forn must stay in jail.

Spain’s government ‘displeased’ with UK PM David Cameron’s Gibraltar visit today

Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo immediately expressed his displeasure

Brexit blamed for first drop in EU applicants to British universities in five years

BREXIT has been blamed for a drop in Europeans applying for British university places. The number of students coming to the UK from the EU...

SPAIN: Carles Puigdemont won’t return without us knowing, even in the boot of a car

SPAIN'S troops are on 24/7 alert to block Carles Puigdemont's return to the country, even 'in the boot of a car'.  The former Catalan leader...

Historic Malaga villa owned by ‘Schindler of the Civil War’ demolished

HUMBLE HERO: Smerdou saved hundreds during Spain's civil war THE forgotten villa of Spain’s own 'Schindler' has been...

Foreign Office Minister Grant Shapps meets the Olive Press

Foreign Office Minister Grant Shapps met the Olive Press on his whistle-stop Spanish business trip

UK police in diplomatic pickle after calling Spain’s arrest warrant for Catalan separatist leader ‘disproportionate’

British authorities have since backtracked on the comments, trying to pass them off as a misunderstanding.

Podemos launches bus denouncing corruption by politicians and bankers in Spain

Prime minister Mariano Rajoy and ex prime ministers Felipe González and José María Aznar are among the 10 caricatures pasted onto the side of the left-wing political party’s eye-catching ‘Tramabus.’

BROKEN BRITAIN: London, Scotland and Wales demand single market access after Theresa May’s rumoured Northern Ireland concession

LONDON, Scotland and Wales have all demanded the same Brexit deal purportedly being offered to Northern Ireland.  As Theresa May meets with chief EU negotiators...

END OF THE ROAD? Rajoy’s approval rating plummets to new low

Allies believe the 62-year-old has just 12 months to turn things around.

Madrid threatens to ‘cut off’ Catalonia amid independence referendum tensions

Right-wing prime minister Mariano Rajoy has repeatedly said the referendum is illegal and cannot be held

NEVER GONNA GIVE EU UP: Spain political group ‘wants UK back in EU’ even if Brexit happens on October...

“We think Boris Johnson’s deal is a terrible deal and hope for a second referendum"

DIVIDED: Experts and locals on digging up dictator Franco from the Valley of the Fallen in special Olive Press...

Spain is a country still divided between those nostalgic for the Franco days and those who abhorred El Generalisimo

THEY’VE DONE IT: Right wing pact to throw Socialists out of Spain’s Andalucia

POWER: Juan Manuel Moreno the new president of Andalucia A TRIO of right wing parties have come to...
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