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Podemos leader faces confidence vote after ‘luxury’ home purchase

THE members of Spain’s anti-austerity party Podemos are to vote on whether it's leader should step down after buying a €600,000 ‘luxury’ home. The party’s...

OH, SNAP: Mariano Rajoy’s Spain government ‘hanging by a thread’ as allies give election ultimatum

A string of former PP leaders were convicted yesterday for a combined 351 years in prison

‘Drug-taking advice’ pamphlet by Spain town hall tells users to ‘crush their cocaine properly’ after comparing it to paracetamol

A SPANISH town hall has released a pamphlet offering advice on how to take drugs 'properly'.  The local government, a coalition of leftist parties Podemos, Izquierda...

Mariano Rajoy’s Partido Popular would win Spain general election if it was held today

MARIANO Rajoy would win another four years as prime minister of Spain if a general election was held today. A new poll today shows ruling...

Cadiz tradition should be recognised by Royal Spanish Academy, says Podemos

Carols are sung by flamenco singers while guitar players strum dozens of original songs learned and added to over generations.

Marbella’s PP government blasted for seeking additional €36 million in budget ahead of next year’s local elections

MARBELLA'S conservative government has been blasted for seeking an extra €36 million from the Hacienda for next year's budget. The Partido Popular and OSP (San...

Spain demands UK investigate spike in xenophobic attacks against Spaniards following Brexit vote

Almost 5,500 racially or religiously motivated offences were reported to police in the month after the Brexit vote

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.’

Ratings for Spain’s televised mass soar after Podemos calls for it to be scrapped

The far-left party had proposed a bill that would end the broadcast of the Roman Catholic Mass on La2 television in a bid to make Spain more ‘multicultural’.

Podemos demands answers over devastating intensive olive tree growing in Almeria

The left-wing political group has sent the Junta a list of questions to explain their plans to replenish a crucial aquifer in Almeria, dubbed the 'last oasis in Europe', which is being run dry by large olive growers

Pablo Iglesias re-elected as Podemos leader

The firebrand leader cemented his control of the left-wing party by winning both the votes in the general secretary and political agenda races, both of which he said he needed to win to remain in the top job

Podemos members to vote on new policy direction next month

Podemos is to give all its members the chance to decide on future policy between February 4 and 11

Podemos rivals accuse one another as Pablo Iglesias and Inigo Errejon row heats up

Party organiser slammed for hashtag campaign against Errejon

Podemos leader Pablo Iglesias threatens to quit Spain’s anti-corruption party

Iglesias issued the ultimatum as rival Inigo Errejon prepared to address the party’s national conference

Spain’s Podemos leader Pablo Iglesias suits up for Vanity Fair photo shoot

Iglesias, leader of Podemos, took a break from hard-talking politics to take part in a fashion shoot to celebrate the magazine’s 100th year in action

King Felipe urged to ‘demand human rights’ after Spain strikes €40 million arms deal with Saudi Arabia

The sale was delayed for around six months amid fears that the weapons would be used in Yemen

Pablo Iglesias defends Podemos senator who ‘got lucky’ when he made €20,000 on sale of subsidised home

Pablo Iglesias said he simply got lucky when the price of public housing increased

Junta leader ‘must take responsibility’ for the €800m funnelled into bogus training schemes, say rivals

Podemos and the PP have accused Diaz of being ‘politically responsible’ for the scams

Junta urged to speed up demolition process of Algarrobico hotel in Almeria

Podemos Andalucia is leading the criticism, claiming that the Junta and central government are playing a ‘tactical game of table tennis’ to delay demolition

Iglesias, Rivera and Sanchez invited to lunch with President Obama

Caretaker PM Rajoy will also attend

Proposed bill to ban the sale of animals in stores in Spain

Impulse purchases are thought to lead to pet abandonment