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Barcelona volunteers give reject fruit to the hungry

A Barcelona volunteer group is picking reject fruit and vegetables to help feed hungry Catalans

Catalunya would be booted out of eurozone, Bank of Spain chief warns

AN independent Catalunya would be ejected from the eurozone, says Spain's head banker. Bank of Spain boss Luis Maria Linde believes breaking from the country...

Soraya Saenz de Santamaria denies Catalan independence bid

SPANISH deputy prime minister Soraya Saenz de Santamaria is adamant that a majority for Catalan separatists isn't a mandate for independence. She was speaking...

Police seize 11 in anti-Islamist operation in Catalunya

Police today seized 11 people on suspicion of a planning an Islamist attack in Catalunya

Mother attacks daughter for refusing to wear headscarf

A mother who attacked her daughter for refusing to wear the Islamic veil has been arrested in Barcelona

UPDATE: Spain’s Constitutional Court bans Sunday’s vote in Catalunya

Catalan supporters will attempt to carry out a vote on independence despite Spain's highest court banning the action

TripAdvisor names Girona’s El Celler de Can Roca restaurant ‘best in the world’

The Michelin-stared restaurant has wowed visitors the world over

VIDEO: Goats on a train line cause chaos in Catalonia

A herd of 17 goats parade along the train line at Terrassa train station

Merkel backs Spain’s opposition to independent Catalunya

German Chancellor Angela Merkel shows her support for Spain's opposition to Catalan independence

Spain would not welcome an independent Scotland into the EU, insists Rajoy

But the prime minister's comments are thinly-veiled messages to Catalunya

University students economically stranded by grant delays

Catalunya is being blamed for a hold-up in student grants

Four children killed in Spanish apartment blaze

Four other people, all from the same family, were also injured in the fire in the Tarragona province

Far-right supporters honour Franco following disappointing election result for Catalan independence

Spanish government the only real winner in Catalan elections while Fascism rears its ugly head in Madrid

Catalonia goes to the polls to decide its future in Spain

The region votes today in an election that could determine whether it eventually breaks away from the rest of the country

Father and daughter die in Cataluna fires

They attempted to escape the flames by jumping into the sea from a cliff but died from the fall

Students take to streets as education cuts begin to bite

Hundreds of thousands of teachers and students have protested around Spain

Thousands left stranded after Spanair goes bust

Spanish airline now faces nine million euro fine after government launches legal action

A confusingly costly Christmas in Spain

Wendy Andersen on her confusing Christmas celebrations, which result in far too much spending on presents

Catalonia hosts its last bullfight

Spain’s top matadors fought in Barcelona for final time before controversial regional ban takes effect

‘Operation Cholesterol’ bears fruit for Spanish police

Investigation sees three men in court for producing bogus olive oil

Patients refused healthcare in certain Spanish regions

Tourists in Catalonia and Valencia are refused prescriptions and can only see a specialist in emergencies

Bullfighting gets reprieve in Spain

Controversial sport is officially recognised as ‘an artistic discipline and cultural product’

Pope caught with his pants down

Originally from Catalonia, this small statue of someone defecating, can be found all over Spain, Portugal and Italy, usually as part of a larger nativity scene

Illegal immigrant shoot out game backfires for PP Conservative Party

A controversial video game commissioned by PP in Catalonia provoked widespread outrage

Spanish prostitutes made to wear reflective clothing

Roadside prostitutes in northern Spain are being made to wear fluorescent vests for their own safety

What a lot of old bull

As bullfighting stories once again flood the media Wendy Williams discusses what the future may hold for this controversial sport




British man loses attempted murder appeal after brutally stabbing ex-girlfriend at her Costa Blanca home in Spain

A British man has lost a Valencian Supreme Court appeal over an attempted murder conviction that saw him jailed last year for 15 years. William...


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