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Two Americans and Brit gored in opening Pamplona bull run

Two Americans and Brit gored in opening Pamplona bull run

7 July 2015 | 0 comments

Two Americans and a British man were gored and eight others hurt while running with bulls as part of Spain's nine-day annual street festival San Fermin in Pampolona.

Spain detains suspected female IS group recruiter

Spain detains suspected female IS group recruiter

7 July 2015 | 0 comments

Spanish police arrested Tuesday a woman on the Canary Islands suspected of recruiting girls and teenagers for the Islamic State group, the interior ministry said.The woman, who was arrested on Arrecife...

Latin America, Europe cab drivers team up against Uber

Latin America, Europe cab drivers team up against Uber

7 July 2015 | 0 comments

Taxi driver associations from Latin America and Europe teamed up Monday in their campaigns against Uber and Cabify, following sometimes violent protests over the ride-booking apps.Daniel Medina, of the...

Spain PM backs solidarity with Greece but 'not without responsibility'

Spain PM backs solidarity with Greece but 'not without responsibility'

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

Spain's conservative Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Monday said he backed aid for Greece but not without "responsibility" and reforms on Athens' part, a day after Greeks voted decisively against more...

Spain's Podemos urges Italy, France to back Athens

Spain's Podemos urges Italy, France to back Athens

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

Spain's far-left party Podemos, an ally of Greece's ruling Syriza, on Monday urged France and Italy's social democratic governments to back Athens as it bids to negotiate a new debt deal."From the beginning,...

Spanish treasure from 17th century on sale in New York

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

An exquisite gold chalice, an emerald-encrusted crucifix and a gold bar go on auction in New York next month, recovered from a Spanish ship that sank off the coast of Florida in 1622.The extraordinary...

Spanish treasure from 17th century on sale in New York

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

An exquisite gold chalice, an emerald-encrusted cross and silver coins go on auction in New York next month, recovered from a Spanish ship that sank off the coast of Florida in 1622.The extraordinary...

Pamplona bull-runfestival kicks off with wine-soaked party

Pamplona bull-runfestival kicks off with wine-soaked party

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

A sea of revellers decked in red and white sprayed wine on each other in a packed Pamplona square to kick off Spain's famed San Fermin running of the bulls festival.

Spain on maximum alert for wildfires

Spain on maximum alert for wildfires

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

Spain has been put on maximum alert for wildfires following a heatwave that sparked a forest fire in the northern region of Aragon.

Pamplona bull-run kicks off with wine-soaked party

Pamplona bull-run kicks off with wine-soaked party

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

A sea of revellers decked in red and white sprayed wine on each other in a packed Pamplona square on Monday to kick off Spain's famed San Fermin running of the bulls festival.The nine-day street party...

Spain wants Greece to stay in euro, open to new bailout talks

Spain wants Greece to stay in euro, open to new bailout talks

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

Spain is open to negotiating a new bailout for Greece, which should remain in the eurozone, Economy Minister Luis de Guindos said Monday after Greek voters rejected creditors' austerity demands in a weekend...

'Democracy' the winner in Greece: Spain's Podemos

'Democracy' the winner in Greece: Spain's Podemos

5 July 2015 | 0 comments

The leader of Spain's leftist Podemos party on Sunday hailed early results from Greece's referendum showing voters decisively rejecting creditors' bailout terms as a victory for democracy."Today in Greece...

Wildfire in northern Spain amid European heatwave

Wildfire in northern Spain amid European heatwave

5 July 2015 | 0 comments

A wildfire in northern Spain's Aragon region has ravaged around 8,000 hectares (19,700 acres) of pine and brush and forced some 1,500 people to evacuate their homes, local authorities said Sunday.About...

'High risk of terror attack' in Spain, says minister

'High risk of terror attack' in Spain, says minister

5 July 2015 | 0 comments

Spain is facing its highest level of terror threat since 2004 because of the danger posed by jihadists, says the country's Interior Minister.

Barcelona struggles with rising tide of tourists

Barcelona struggles with rising tide of tourists

5 July 2015 | 0 comments

'Tourists go home' is frequently found painted on walls in the centre of Barcelona, which is struggling to cope with some 27 million tourists each year.

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