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Dead body washed up on Spanish beach

Local police were called to the scene at around 9 am today

End of the line for Spain’s most notorious illegal fishing family

A brave pursuit by ecologists could finally spell the end of one of Spain’s top fishing gangs, writes Joe Duggan

Secret Spanish getaways

There is more to Spain than visiting cathedrals in Barcelona, going to Plaza Mayor in Madrid, enjoying Las Fallas in Valencia, or lying on Empuriabrava beach at the Costa Brava

Santiago de Compostela: To the end of the earth or Word in your shell-like

It's home to Spain's most stunning cathedral, best seafood, Albarino wine and thousands of pilgrims

Two years’ jail for captain of Prestige tanker which created huge oil spill

Supreme Court sentences Prestige tanker captain to two years in jail for negligence

Accused British lynchpin behind 3,000kg cocaine shipment in Spain claims he was in the ‘wrong place at the wrong...

The seizure was the biggest onshore seizure of drugs for nearly two decades

Eight Brits arrested in Malaga as €681 million cocaine shipment is seized

Worth €681 million, the Class A drug load was seized in Galicia

Richard Gere offers helping hand to homeless during Spain trip

Gere and his Spanish girlfriend Alejandra Silva have been in Madrid to help highlight the plight of homeless people

Spanish couple found guilty of murdering their adopted child

Jury declares Galician couple killed their Chinese adopted daughter

71% of Spaniards believe they are healthy but who is the fittest?

71% of Spanish adults believe they are in good health

Barack Obama invites Spanish winemaker to White House dinner

A DINNER invitation from Barack Obama is hard to turn do, but a Spanish winemaker nearly did just that. Cesar Enriquez’s Galician red, Peza do...

Court case over Europe’s ‘worst environmental disaster’ goes to Spain’s Supreme Court

The decision to acquit three Greek sailors over the 2002 Prestige tanker spill has been met with widespread criticism

Hunter killed by wild boar in Galicia

Man was stooping to kill animal with a knife when it attacked

Gaelic football gets going in Gib

Teams from the Costa del Sol and Sevilla competed against the hosts

British expat breast op horror after translation error leads to ‘unnecessary’ double mastectomy in Spain

Teresa Tarry is suing for 600,000 euros after ‘eight years of hell’

VIDEO: Six spectators dead after rally car crash in northern Spain

The car slammed into a group of twenty spectators at the La Coruna Rally killing four women, one of whom was pregnant, and two men

Army battles Galician wildfires as 3,000 hectares destroyed

Army and emergency services fight fire ripping through Galician countryside

Spain: Where you can buy an entire village for €200,000

Houses and hamlets in north-west Spain are selling for a pittance

Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy staying in Spain for his summer holiday

The PP leader and his cabinet normally all go on holiday during the month of August

VIDEO: Seagull steals tourist’s camera for selfie

The cheeky bird launched itself off a wall and treated the tourists to some mind-blowing footage

Third heat wave this summer hits Spain

Temperatures rise again after a brief weekend off

Venezuelan vet who stuffed puppies with heroin is arrested in Galicia

The man was being sought by the United States of America

eBay bans Spaniard for selling plots on the Sun

Using a loophole in the ‘Outer Space Treaty’ the Spanish entrepreneur is taking the trading website to court

Tastebud tour around Spain: Who eats what, where?

Take your tastebuds on a virtual gastro tour as Iona Napier whets your appetite with a regional rundown of famous foodie favourites

Angry Camino de Santiago towns crack down on defecating walkers

Walkers taking on the world-renowned Camino de Santiago are being urged to stop defecating outdoors

Google honours 178th birthday of Spanish writer and poet

Rosalia de Castro is featured on the search engine's homepage

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