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Brexit Supreme Court case most important in legal history

8 December 2016 | 0 comments

For the first time, all 11 judges will sit to rule on a decision that could have far-reaching constitutional and political consequences.

Need to confess sins? New app in Spain finds nearest priest

7 December 2016 | 0 comments

Catholics seeking to confess their sins to a priest in Spain can now turn to a new app to find the nearest available cleric.Confesor GO detects a user's location and shows the location of priests around...

Spain smashes another fake police ring that robbed tourists

7 December 2016 | 0 comments

Spanish police said Wednesday they had smashed a criminal gang of Iranians and Pakistanis who preyed on tourists in Barcelona by posing as police, just days after dismantling a similar ring in Madrid.The...

In Spanish city, adults taught to give kids their space

7 December 2016 | 0 comments

For many parents, the thought of letting their offspring walk to school alone is source of much angst.

Nigerian migrants struggle to leave Europe for home

7 December 2016 | 0 comments

Mike hasn't told any of his friends or family that he's left France, even though he's been back in Nigeria for nearly six months. "They'd say I was mad," he said.

A touch of 'Game of Thrones' magic on small Spanish town

7 December 2016 | 0 comments

When the mayor of the small southern Spanish town of Osuna called Jesus Cansino to tell him "Game of Thrones" was coming to shoot part of season five, he wouldn't believe it.

Light, water, heat a luxury for millions in Spain

7 December 2016 | 0 comments

Pedro and Mohamed await every utility bill with much angst.

Saffron, rural Spain's crisis-beating spice

7 December 2016 | 0 comments

On the arid, wind-swept plateau of central Spain, saffron producers are reaping the benefits of a return to favour of the precious spice introduced by Arabs in the Middle Ages.After a lull in production...

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Expatica runs 2017 Expat Survey - your chance to win an EUR 25 Amazon gift...

7 December 2016 | 0 comments

The number of expatriates increases every year. Expat forum Expatica wants to find out who make up this expat network and how we can improve current services for them. Help us help you by filling out our survey and enter a draw for an Amazon voucher.

Spain rescues more migrants crossing from Morocco

6 December 2016 | 0 comments

Rescue vessels picked up 64 migrants including 11 women and two children Tuesday on two boats adrift for a day between Morocco and Spain, the latest such operation, officials said.A navy rescue plane...

Good samaritans set up Facebook group to help Costa del Sol flood victims

6 December 2016 | 0 comments

Dozens of people have already posted in the Help the Homeless and Flood Victims group, which now has over 1,300 members.

Over half of Med's shark and ray species 'at risk of extinction'

5 December 2016 | 0 comments

Over half of the Mediterranean's shark and ray species are at risk of extinction, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) said Monday, blaming overfishing for plummeting numbers.Of the...

Spain smashes fake police ring that robbed tourists

5 December 2016 | 0 comments

Spanish police said Monday they had smashed a criminal gang who preyed on tourists in Madrid by posing as police officers.Eight suspected members of the gang, all of them Iranian and Pakistani nationals,...

Pigeons in Barcelona to be put on birth control pill

5 December 2016 | 0 comments

Officials in Barcelona are testing a contraceptive pill to prevent the 85,000-strong population of city pigeons from expanding.

IN PICTURES: Latest Costa del Sol flood devastation

5 December 2016 | 0 comments

Thought to be the worst floods since 1989, they tragically claimed the life of a 26-year-old woman earlier today.



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