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ONE WEEK ON: Riots over rapper’s arrest continue while issue deeply divides Spanish government and public opinion

Far from blowing over, the original issue has now split into several different directions.

Third night of rioting over arrest of rapper Pablo Hasel

LAST night (Thursday February 18) saw the third consecutive round of rioting in Catalunya and elsewhere over the imprisonment of rapper Pablo Hasel. Once again,...

SPAIN BURNS: Protests against the imprisonment of rapper Pablo Hasel spiral into violence

Meanwhile, the issue is sending shockwaves through the Spanish political system.

Weekend of riots across Spain in wake of new COVID-19 restrictions

CITIES across Spain awoke this morning to the aftermath of chaotic scenes as violent demonstrations took place against new COVID-19 regulations. One of the largest...

Barcelona riots erupt with 700 anti-lockdown protestors in clashes with police as new infections reach record levels

BRICKS and flares have been thrown at police, bins have been set alight and protestors arrested as Barcelona protests descended into violence. Protests started as...

EXCLUSIVE PICS: Madrid a ‘WARZONE’ as migrants and locals battle with Spanish police after death of Senegalese street vendor

The inner city district of Lavapiés went up in violent flames as protesters took to the streets to rebel against the police

Spanish government stocks up on riot gear for autumn

Amnesty calls the purchase a 'worrying development'

Police phone messages reveal extreme violence at Madrid riots

Investigations into Saturday's violence in Madrid get underway

Costly road revamp leads to street violence in Burgos

Three days of rioting in Spanish city over eight million euro plan to revamp a major thoroughfare and put in 'costly' underground car parking

Spanish magazine uses controversial ‘Muslim cartoons’

Spanish weekly El Jueves has published drawings that hint at depicting Muslim prophet Muhammad

Fine schools for illiterate kids

Schools could be punished if children remain illiterate when they move to secondary schools