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Spain knifeman remanded in custody after border incident

27 July 2017 | 0 comments

A man who threatened border agents in the Spanish territory of Melilla with a knife while shouting "Allahu Akbar" was remanded in custody without bail, a court said Wednesday.

Mariano Rajoy appears in court and denies knowing about alleged PP corrupti...

27 July 2017 | 0 comments

Rajoy denies links with alleged financer of suspected bribery scheme.

Spanish PM takes stand as witness at political graft trial

26 July 2017 | 0 comments

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy denied any knowledge of an illegal financing scheme within his conservative Popular Party as he testified as a witness at a major graft trial Wednesday.Rajoy gave...

More than 200 sheep dead in Spain after bear chases entire flock off cliff...

25 July 2017 | 0 comments

It comes after 209 sheep were found dead at the base of a cliff.

Spain's PM gears up for graft trial testimony

25 July 2017 | 0 comments

Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy is gearing up to testify as a witness Wednesday in a major graft trial involving former members of his conservative Popular Party, a first in the country.No other...

Spain's Balearic Islands ban bull killing in corridas

24 July 2017 | 0 comments

Spain's Balearic Islands on Monday banned the killing of bulls in corridas in a decision feted by animal rights activists but decried by supporters of the controversial, centuries-old tradition.While...

Olympics: Tokyo 2020 living with spectre of killer quake

24 July 2017 | 0 comments

For modern Olympic host cities, the twin threats of terrorism and financial ruin constantly loom.

Malaga has highest rate of insurance fraud in the whole of Spain

24 July 2017 | 0 comments

Malaga is the Spanish province with the highest rate of insurance fraud attempts. Last year, it recorded around 22,500 attempts at insurance fraud.

'Brexit lunch' to assess talks progress

21 July 2017 | 0 comments

Britain and the EU will wrap up four days of tough Brexit talks in Brussels on Thursday with a special lunch between their chief negotiators as major differences emerged on key points.

EU calls for British 'clarity' over Brexit

21 July 2017 | 0 comments

The EU's Brexit negotiator urged Britain on Thursday to provide more clarity on key issues after the second round of talks wrapped up in Brussels with "fundamental" differences remaining.

FHockey: Spain 'superstar' Cortes foils Ireland

20 July 2017 | 0 comments

Veteran Spain goalkeeper Quico Cortes was hailed as a "superstar" Wednesday after a thrilling 2-1 win over Ireland in the Men's Hockey World League tournament quarter-finals.

Spain economy expected to grow much more than predicted by IMF this year

20 July 2017 | 0 comments

SPAIN’S economy is expected to grow much more than predicted by the IMF this year.

Fake products cost 800,000 jobs annually in the EU

18 July 2017 | 0 comments

The production of counterfeit goods is on the rise, with OECD figures showing up to EUR 85 billion of imported goods to the EU are fake.

EU curbs rubber dinghy sales to Libya to stop migrants

18 July 2017 | 0 comments

The European Union on Monday adopted limits on the export of inflatable boats to Libya in a bid to make it harder for smugglers to send migrants to Europe.

Brexit talks 'get to work' despite UK infighting

18 July 2017 | 0 comments

Britain and the EU vowed to get to the 'heart of the matter' as they launched fresh Brexit negotiations in Brussels, even as bitter infighting gripped the British government.



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