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Boy killed in karting accident in Spain at Alonso's track

23 April 2017 | 0 comments

An 11-year-old boy died Sunday from injuries sustained during a karting accident at two-time Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso's track in northern Spain, the Spanish racing federation said.The...

Catalans celebrate St George Day with roses and books

23 April 2017 | 0 comments

Red roses and books flooded the streets of Barcelona as Spain's Catalonia region celebrated its patron saint Sunday, with a tradition which is vying for a place on a prestigious UN list.Every April 23...

Spain's Canary Islands battles slick after ferry accident

23 April 2017 | 0 comments

Spanish coast guard crews worked Sunday to clean up a three-kilometre (1.9-mile) long diesel slick off the holiday island of Gran Canaria after a passenger ferry slammed into a pier.The ferry carrying...

Brazil's Temer vows Brazil to survive corruption scandal

22 April 2017 | 0 comments

President Michel Temer insists that a growing corruption scandal in his government will not paralyze Brazil as it struggles to emerge from its deepest recession in history."Brazil doesn't stop," he said...

Death at 91 of one of Franco's last ministers

22 April 2017 | 0 comments

One of the last ministers to serve under former Spanish dictator Francisco Franco, Jose Utrera Molina, has died at the age of 91, his son said Saturday.Luis Felipe announced the death of his father in...

US indicts Russian suspect in huge botnet takedown

21 April 2017 | 0 comments

A Russian under arrest in Spain has been slapped with an indictment in the United States, accused of controlling one of the world's top generators of spam and online exortion, officials said Friday.Peter...

Spanish royals postpone UK visit because of election

21 April 2017 | 0 comments

Spain's King Felipe VI has postponed his visit to Britain due to the UK's general election on June 8, the British royal family announced on Friday."Her Majesty The Queen and The King of Spain have agreed...

Spaniard sentenced to death in Thailand for grisly murder

21 April 2017 | 0 comments

A Spanish man was sentenced to death by a Thai court Friday for the grisly murder of a fellow Spaniard whose dismembered body parts were discovered in Bangkok's main river last year.Artur Segarra, 38,...

‘Real’ Brexit talks will only begin after snap general election according t...

21 April 2017 | 0 comments

That was the message from Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the EU Commission, to Theresa May during a phone conversation between the pair following her call for an early return to the polls

Spanish king's brother-in-law to appeal jail sentence

21 April 2017 | 0 comments

The Spanish king's brother-in-law, who was sentenced to over six years in jail for syphoning off millions in a case that shamed the royals, will appeal to the Supreme Court, judicial authorities said...

Scientists find footprint of unknown ancient reptile in Spain

20 April 2017 | 0 comments

Scientists have discovered a fossilised footprint from about 247 to 248 million years ago in the Pyrenees mountains in Spain which they believe was made by a previously unknown species of reptile.The...

Spanish PM downplays graft trial witness summons

20 April 2017 | 0 comments

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy downplayed Thursday a court's decision to summon him to testify as a witness in a graft trial, saying it was "his duty" to take the stand.The National Court on Tuesday...

Spanish royal visit to Britain to be postponed due to early election

20 April 2017 | 0 comments

Spanish King Felipe VI is considering rescheduling his royal visit to Britain due to the country's early election on June 8, Spain's foreign minister said Thursday.The king and his wife Letizia, who had...

Spanish government raises 2017 growth forecast

20 April 2017 | 0 comments

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Thursday lifted his government's economic growth forecast for 2017 to 2.7 percent from 2.5 percent due to a stronger than expected performance in the start of the...

Spain property prices set to soar by 2.5% in 2017

20 April 2017 | 0 comments

The prediction by experts at BBVA bank shows conditions are still favourable for moderate growth in the country.



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