Wednesday, December 6, 2023
Home Tags Badajoz

Tag: Badajoz

Number of schoolboys under investigation for creating deep-fake nudes of classmates rises to 26

THE PUBLIC prosecutor in the province of Badajoz is now investigating as many as 26 schoolboys for their alleged involvement in the creation and...

Cracking up: A look back to Spain’s worst drought in 30 years

AS Spain suffers under record sweltering temperatures the drought affecting most of the country continues to worsen. Reservoir levels are dwindling, particularly in Catalunya and...

Professional swindler steals €20,000 from Costa Blanca disabled group member in Spain

A man branded by police as a 'professional swindler' cheated €20,000 out of an Alicante disabled group member in addition to running a property...

IN PICS: Spaniard converts bargain bus into travelling hotel for family holidays

A 41-year-old man from Badajoz in Extremadura has become a social media star in Spain after he revealed plans to convert a 1998...

Thieves fake ID cards unmask home jewellery robberies in Spain’s Costa Blanca

TWO men have been arrested in Torrevieja for stealing jewellery from homes in Cartagena, Elche and Petrer as well as much further afield in...

Eight arrested in Spain for selling fake driving licenses online

THE Guardia Civil have arrested eight people in Badajoz for allegedly selling fake driving licences to customers online throughout Spain. This organisation sold the fakes...

Fake Iberian hams with €1 million retail price are seized during meat firm raids in Spain

THOUSANDS of falsely-labelled Iberian ham shoulders have been seized in a probe over a €1 million food fraud. Seven meat firms are been investigated by...

Judge in Spain holds eight accountable for catalogue of errors that led to 2012 horror air crash

A JUDGE has summoned eight air force personnel to answer for the catalogue of errors that led to the death of a veteran instructor...

Two men posing as priests in Spain’s Extremadura use coronavirus as an excuse to scam elderly people

TWO people in Extremadura who are posing as priests have tried to scam elderly people, using coronavirus as the excuse.

Malaga man, 32, drops dead on padel tennis court during tournament

The unnamed man became dizzy on court and fell to the ground as other players rushed to aid him

WATCH: An escaped Hippopotamus roaming the streets of Spain

THIS is the moment a hippopotamus stopped traffic in Spain after escaping from a circus. Spotted wondering the streets of La Garrovilla, in Badajoz province, the...

Police in Spain test new hidden speed cameras in Andalucia

SPANISH police have tested tiny new speed radars that cannot be seen by drivers. The new devices, which are placed behind metal barriers, have been...

New oldest man in world from southern Spain thanks ‘good genes and good wine’

A 112-YEAR-OLD Spaniard has become the oldest man in the world. Francisco Núñez Olivera, born in December 1904, claims the title after Pole Yisrael Kristal...

Investigation launched after man killed by heatwave in Sevilla while another in critical condition

SPAIN'S largest union UGT has launched an investigation after a worker was killed by the recent heatwave in Sevilla. The 54-year-old died of suspected heatstroke...

Arab Sheikh and football billionaire purchases charming Spanish bolthole

The estate is larger than 8,000 football pitches

Woody Allen paid €100,000 by Extremadura Junta for New Year’s bash

Allen and his New Orleans Jazz Band received performed on December 30, 2014 in Badajoz

Hottest ever May on record for Spain with temperatures hitting 42.9 degrees centigrade

Three recent deaths in Spain have been put down to soaring temperatures

Iberian lynx cubs born outside Andalucia for first time in decades

The births of two Iberian lynx cubs in Badajoz is being hailed as a ‘breakthrough’ moment

Portugal demands overdue toll payment from 300,000 drivers, most from Huelva and Galicia

The estimated overdue electronic toll fees stand at €80 million for toll roads which have been contested ever since they were set up

Spanish bus crash kills five children

The bus was taking a youth football team home after a match

Town Halls in Spain destroy plant used in killer homemade drug

Two people have died and another two have been hospitalized after eating the Stramonium plant

Puppy torture man arrested

Badajoz man faces jail for torturing animals and putting footage online

Airports close in southern Spain

Icelandic ash cloud wreaks havoc once more in Spain

Spanish lorry driver wholly embarassed

Manoeuvre from hell for unfortunate driver




Barack Obama’s ambassador to Spain faces local bureaucracy headache after his ambitious renovation plans for a famous finca in...

BARACK Obama's former ambassador to Spain has purchased a sprawling finca in Mallorca. But he will have to brush off his diplomacy skills if...


Register / Login to Comment