Spain

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Catalonia: 'Elements within pro-independence lobby want to up the ante', says lecturer

Elements within Catalan independence movement want more violence, says lecturer

Elements within Catalan independence movement want more violence, says lecturer

Dr Paul Kennedy spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the latest development in Spain's independence crisis

Spain will impose direct rule on Catalonia as deadline passes

Spain will impose direct rule on Catalonia as deadline passes

Spain will impose direct rule on Catalonia as deadline passes

Article 155 of the constitution will be triggered and Catalonia will lose its right to govern itself

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The EU has refused to recognise the result of Catalonia's independence referendum

Catalan independence: 'Nicola Sturgeon is being a candid friend to the EU over its mistake in backing Spain's crackdown'

'Catalan independence debacle is draining support for the EU in Scotland'

EU leaders will remain in a very dark place until they recognise Catalan independence - and there's no reason for Sturgeon to join them

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

George Galloway says Catalonia independence fight has unmasked true nature of EU

George Galloway says Catalonia independence fight has unmasked true nature of EU

George Galloway says Catalonia independence fight has unmasked true nature of EU

George Galloway says young people are well aware of the problems with the European Union

Early reports suggested the plane's engine failed

F-18 fighter crashes on takeoff near Madrid

F-18 fighter crashes on takeoff near Madrid

Crash took place at around 11am local time

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Marca's article is likely to rile fans of West Ham and Chelsea

Spanish newspaper Marca apologises for claiming Tottenham are hated for their Jewish origins - but says Chelsea and West Ham have racist fans

Spanish newspaper apologises for claiming Tottenham are hated for Jewish origins

Article claims Chelsea and West Ham attract racist and radical fans

Carles Puigdemont offers Mariano Rajoy two months to initiate independence dialogue

Spain blasts Catalonia over independence declaration response: 'It's not hard to say yes or no'

Spain blasts Catalonia over independence response: 'It's not hard to say yes or

The Catalan leader announced his move to temporarily suspend the independence mandate to open discussions with Madrid

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

The event was sparked by rival football supporters

WATCH: Huge brawl between Spanish football hooligans during anti-Catalan independence rally in Barcelona

Huge brawl between Spanish football hooligans during anti-Catalan rally

Violence breaks out at event supposed to celebrate Spanish unity

The plane crashed after a military parade

Eurofighter jet crashes near military base in Spain

Eurofighter jet crashes near military base in Spain

Casualties yet to be reported

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Catalonia declared independence in suspense on October 1

Catalonia, the Spanish view: 'The most painful thing is how preventable it's been'

Catalonia, the Spanish view: 'The most painful thing is how prevenable it's been

talkSPORT's Spanish editor Alvaro Romeo describes the pain and frustration he feels watching Catalonia gradually slip away

Football coach arrested for sexual abuse of minors he met online

Women's football coach arrested for sexual abuse of minors

Women's football coach arrested for sexual abuse of minors

The football coach allegedly filmed some of the abuse

Why does Catalonia want independence?

Why does Catalonia want independence?

Why does Catalonia want independence?

The declaration of independence has been signed by regional leaders in the wake of the country's referendum

Catalan fans hold up independence flags during the recent derby between Girona and Barcelona

Catalan independence: FC Barcelona say they want to stay in La Liga

FC Barcelona say they want to stay in La Liga if Catalonia leaves Spain

Spanish giants say they want to go 'hand-in-hand' with La Liga

Catalonia independence declaration is signed and temporarily suspended

Catalonia: Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy asks Carles Puigdemont to clarify whether he has declared independence or not

Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy asks Catalonia: Have you declared independence or not?

Mariano Rajoy is planning to send a formal warning to Carles Puigdemont, according to reports in Spain

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Catalan independence: Reports of dispute among Catalan lawmakers on eve of declaration

Reports of dispute among Catalan lawmakers on eve of independence declaration

Reports of dispute being Carles Puidgemont and left-wing CUP lawmakers

Monday, October 9, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Former French Prime Minister says Catalonia independence would be 'madness'

Former French Prime Minister says Catalan independence would be 'madness'

Former French Prime Minister says Catalan independence would be 'madness'

Manuel Valls, who is a resident in Barcelona, made the comments in a local TV interview

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Catalan leaders have pledged to honour the result of the referendum

Spain suspends Catalan Parliament before it can declare independence

Spain suspends Catalan Parliament before it can declare independence

Spain's Constitutional Tribunal tells Parliament it can't meet to formally declare secession from Madrid

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

The Catalan regional government claims over 800 people were injured

Catalan referendum: Human rights group Amnesty condemns 'excessive and disproportionate force' used by police

Amnesty condemns 'excessive force' used by police in Catalan referendum

The watchdog says it has sent a deployment to Catalonia

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

Catalan independence referendum: Carles Puigdemont says vote is binding and demands police forces withdraw

Catalan independence referendum: Carles Puigdemont says vote is binding and demands police forces withdraw

Catalan leader says referendum is binding and demands police forces withdraw

Carles Puigdemont says he is prepared to talk with Mariano Rajoy

Catalan independence vote: 'There is a possibility of violence going forward', says radio station owner

Catalan independence vote: There is a strong possibility of more violence, says local ex-pat

There's a strong possibility of more violence in Barcelona, says local ex-pat

Jim Kent, the founder of Barcelona City FM, spoke to Daisy McAndrew about the region's critical and controversial vote

Catalan leader says region has 'won statehood right' in referendum marked by violence

Catalan leader says region has 'won right to statehood' after blood-stained referendum

Catalan leader says region has 'won right to statehood' after referendum

The independence vote in the region of Spain was marked by violence

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Protesters clash with police during demonstrations ahead of the Catalan independence referendum

Catalan independence referendum: Violence breaks out across Catalonia as voters clash with Guardia Civil

Violence breaks out across Catalonia as referendum voters clash with police

Videos and images go viral on social media as Catalan separatists condemn Mariano Rajoy and Spanish police

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Barcelona have long been one of the biggest clubs in Europe

What will happen to FC Barcelona if Catalonia completes Brexit-style independence from Spain?

What will happen to FC Barcelona if Catalonia breaks from Spain?

Fans of Nou Camp club could face years out of European competition if political earthquake comes to pass

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

'Catalonia and the government in Madrid are headed for a big confrontation', says editor

'Catalonia and the government in Madrid are headed for a big confrontation', says editor

'Catalonia and the government in Madrid are headed for a big confrontation'

John Peet, The Economist's political editor, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the escalating tension in Spain ahead of an independence vote in October

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Oriol Junqueras was arrested by officers from the Guardia Civil

Catalonia's Vice President Oriol Junqueras among 12 arrested in police raids ahead of independence referendum

Catalonia's vice president among 12 arrested in police raids ahead of referendum

Officers of the Guardia Civil raid public and private offices as pre-vote crackdown continues

Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Catalonia is due to hold a referendum on October 1

Catalonia's foreign secretary: 'The more Spain represses us, the more support we have for independence'

Catalan politician says Spain's repression is fuelling support for independence

Maria Badia says referendum will go ahead on October 1 - but independence politicians will stick to peaceful means

Friday, September 8, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

The commuter expressed support for Adolf Hitler

Spanish Nazi launches into 'Heil Hitler' rant on packed Madrid metro train

Spanish Nazi launches into 'Heil Hitler' rant on packed Madrid metro train

Man told woman in headscarf 'we don't want Arabs here' and said he wished 'the guy with the moustache' would come back

Monday, August 21, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

George Galloway bans caller from his show in discussion over Spain terror attack

George Galloway bans caller from his show in discussion over Spain terror attack

George Galloway bans caller from his show in discussion over Spain terror attack

Our host was incensed after Mohammed in Maidenhead didn't specifically answer his question in regard to stopping jihadists in Europe

The car went through a traffic stop and collided with the train

Man rams car into train in Granada, Spain

Man rams car into train in Granada, Spain

Incident took place around midday

'Government needs to take a stronger community line on terrorism', says former Labour MP

Europe terror crisis: This is war now, says former Labour MP

Europe terror crisis: This is war now, says former Labour MP

Dr Eric Moonman, a professor and former Labour MP, spoke to Richard Madeley about the Government's plans to deal with terrorism

Suspect in Barcelona attack named as Younes Abouyaaqoub

Barcelona attack suspect named as Younes Abouyaaqoub

Suspect in Barcelona attack named as Younes Abouyaaqoub

The 22-year-old Moroccan national was believed to be behind the wheel of the van which killed 13 people in an attack claimed by Islamic State

Friday, August 18, 2017

Friday, August 18, 2017

Finland Police shoot man who reportedly stabbed people in Turku

Finland Police shoot man who reportedly stabbed people in Turku

Finland Police shoot man who reportedly stabbed people in Turku

The incident is unfolding, more details available when they come

Donald Trump tweeted a myth about pigs blood to response to Barcelona attack

Donald Trump tweeted a myth about pig's blood to response to Barcelona attack

Donald Trump tweeted a myth about pig's blood to response to Barcelona attack

The US President referenced how General Pershing supposedly dealt with terrorist when he caught them

Cambrils attackers suicide vests confirmed to be fake

Cambrils attackers suicide vests confirmed to be fake

Cambrils attackers suicide vests confirmed to be fake

The five men were shot dead by authorities after hitting pedestrians with a car

Barcelona: 'There's certainly a feeling of defiance' in wake of Las Ramblas attack, says editor

Barcelona: 'There's certainly a feeling of defiance' in wake of Las Ramblas attack, says editor

'There's certainly a feeling of defiance' after Barcelona attack, says editor

Fiona Govan, who works for The Local Spain, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about how the city was recovering from the attack which killed 13 people

'We continually face terror because a generation was radicalised by 80s and 90s preachers', says former No 10 advisor

Barcelona: Theresa May's former aide talks us through her response to Las Ramblas attack

Theresa May's former aide talks us through her response

Katie Perrior also gives Paul Ross her take on what has caused the current wave of jihad

Barcelona: Third person arrested in wake of Las Ramblas attack

Barcelona: Third person arrested in wake of Las Ramblas attack

Third person arrested in wake of Las Ramblas attack

Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack which killed 13 people and injured more than 100

Barcelona: 13 dead in deadliest terror attack since 2004 Madrid bombings

Barcelona death toll rises to 15

Barcelona death toll rises to 15

City still in shock after double atrocity yesterday

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Barcelona: 'It was like an avalanche of people running away', says witness

Barcelona Las Ramblas eyewitness: 'It was like an avalanche of people running away'

'It was like an avalanche of people running away'

Witness describes the carnage in Las Ramblas

Spanish coastguard rescues 600 migrants from 15 vessels in just one day

Spanish coastguard rescues 600 migrants from 15 vessels in just one day

Spanish coastguard rescues 600 migrants from 15 vessels in just one day

The migrants were travelling from Morocco along the Strait of Gibraltar

Migration crisis will be 'a catastrophe if Europeans don't have societal fortitude to maintain our laws', says author

Douglas Murray attacks 'hypocrites' Lily Allen and Nicola Sturgeon over migrant crisis

Douglas Murray attacks 'hypocrites' Lily Allen and Nicola Sturgeon on migration

Murray told Julia Hartley-Brewer that migrants are complicit in human trafficking and we are headed for catastrophe if we don't take action

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Tourists seen on the Carrer Punta Ballena, the busy strip of bars in Magaluf. A tattooist who works on the strip says reports of tourists getting 'Madeleine McCann tattoos' are nothing more than 'fake news'

Magaluf tattooist denies Brits are getting 'I took Madeleine McCann' artwork

Magaluf tattooist denies Brits are getting 'I took Madeleine McCann' artwork

Tattooist claims stories are 'fake news'

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Mykola hopes to trade his invention for long-term residency in Spain

Meet the Ukrainian refugee genius hoping to revolutionise car travel

Meet the Ukrainian refugee genius hoping to revolutionise car travel

Mykola is currently working on an invention which he hopes will revolutionise car travel

Indian woman becomes youngest female Boeing 777 commander in the world

Indian woman becomes youngest female Boeing 777 commander in the world

Indian woman becomes youngest female Boeing 777 commander in the world

Anny Divya is 30-years-old and learnt to fly the Boeing 777 plane in London

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Police are investigating the incident (stock photo)

Police investigating rape of British woman in Benicassim during music festival

Police investigating rape of British woman in Benicassim during music festival

Officials say attack was not directly related to the event

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Company of Cristiano Ronaldo agent Jorge Mendes being investigated by Portuguese tax authorities

Cristiano Ronaldo agent Jorge Mendes facing Portuguese tax probe

Cristiano Ronaldo agent Jorge Mendes facing Portuguese tax probe

The tax office in Portugal is investigating the accounts of GestiFute, which is owned by Cristiano Ronaldo's agent

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Algerian man who faked terror attack on Pamplona Bull Run festival fined just £850

Algerian man who faked terror attack on Pamplona bull festival fined just £850

Man dropped bags in packed Street and shouted 'Allahu Akhbar'

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017

A British tourist is seen being restrained following an incident in Magaluf in 2014

British tourists in Magaluf face booze restrictions under tough new laws

British tourists in Magaluf face booze restrictions under tough new laws

Regional government holds crisis meeting to clamp down on 'drunk tourism'

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

The thieves stole several items, including underwear

'Spiderman thieves' who robbed hotel in British resort of Magaluf given jail sentences

'Spiderman thieves' jumped between balconies to rob hotel in Magaluf

Thieves jumped from one balcony to another to rob hotel rooms on sixth floor

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Di Maria's defence team struck a deal with prosecutors

Former Manchester United star Angel di Maria given one-year jail sentence

Former Manchester United star Angel di Maria given one-year jail sentence

Di Maria admitted to financial crimes in Spain

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain while at Real Madrid

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain while at Real Madrid

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain while at Real Madrid

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been accused of defrauding Spain in taxes of €3.3 million (£2.9 million) during his time at Real Madrid as head coach

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Marbella police investigating fight after one man allegedly molested a woman

WATCH Huge brawl between rival gangs in British tourist haven of Marbella

WATCH Huge brawl between rival gangs in British tourist haven of Marbella

The fight was believed to be caused by a young man who reportedly molested the girlfriend of another man

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Ronaldo is one of the most famous footballers in the world

Cristiano Ronaldo accused of defrauding Spanish finance ministry of 14.7 million euros

Cristiano Ronaldo accused of defrauding Spanish government of 14.7 million euros

Provincial prosecutor's office files lawsuit against former Manchester United star

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