Spain

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

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Messi is one of the most famous footballers in the world

Lionel Messi given 21-month jail sentence for fraud

Lionel Messi given 21-month jail sentence for fraud

Supreme Court upholds earlier verdict - but sentence likely to be suspended

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Dutch King Willem-Alexander leads a secret life - as a commercial airplane pilot

Dutch King Willem-Alexander leads a secret life - as a commercial airplane pilot

Dutch King Willem-Alexander leads a secret life - as a commercial airplane pilot

The reigning monarch of the Netherlands has revealed he serves as a KLM co-pilot as often as twice a month

Friday, May 12, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

A cache of weapons was also recovered in the raids (stock photo)

'The Messi of drugs' escapes police as raids uncover 13 tonnes of marijuana

'The Messi of drugs' escapes police as raids uncover 13 tonnes of marijuana

19 people arrested in raids but police unable to detain ringleader Abdellah El Haj - known as 'Messi' for his love of the Barcelona star

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

The man had reportedly been on the run for 11 years

'Wales' most wanted paedophile' arrested in Spain after 11 years on the run

'Wales' most wanted paedophile' arrested in Spain after 11 years on the run

Suspect one of two men arrested by Guardia Civil

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Spanish police arrest eight suspected jihadists with links to Brussels bombings

Spanish police arrest eight suspected jihadists with links to Brussels bombings

Spanish police arrest eight suspected jihadists with links to Brussels bombings

Catalan police conducted a series of raids in Barcelona to apprehend suspected members of a jihadist terror cell

Monday, April 24, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

Jose Utrera Molina's coffin dismissed with Nazi salute and pro-Franco anthem

Spanish Fascists make Nazi salute at funeral of Franco's vice-president

Spanish fascists make Nazi salute at funeral of Franco's vice-president

Former Spanish official Jose Utrera Molina has died at the age of 91 and a service was held at the church of St Michael in Nerja

Friday, April 21, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

Cao de Benos says North Korea is a socialist utopia

North Korea's Western voice slams 'false' death camp reports and warns 'we can destroy the world with three bombs'

North Korea's Western voice says 'we can blow up the world with three bombs'

Alejandro Cao de Benos says North Korea has thermonuclear bombs and will use them if provoked

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

First and largest WhatsApp child pornography network is dismantled

World's largest WhatsApp child porn ring dismantled, with 39 arrests

World's largest WhatsApp child porn ring dismantled, with 39 arrests

Around 360,000 photo and video files were discovered in WhatsApp chats and victim's ages ranged from two-three months to eight years old

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Catalan independence supporters are seen in Barcelona ahead of regional figurehead Artur Mas's civil disobedience trial this year

Trump won't help Catalonia get independence: 'This is a matter for Spain'

Trump won't help Catalonia get independence: 'This is a matter for Spain'

US embassy in Madrid releases communique saying it won't intervene in Catalan independence push

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Leicester City fans thrown off Madrid train after robbing bar - local media

Leicester City fans thrown off Madrid train after robbing bar - local media

Leicester City fans thrown off Madrid train after robbing bar - local media

Marca footage shows people shouting 'it's f*****g free' as they climb a bar

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

Spectacular footage shows pigeon fly into man on rollercoaster

Spectacular footage shows pigeon fly into man on rollercoaster

Spectacular footage shows pigeon fly into man on rollercoaster

The incident happened at Ferrari Land near Barcelona, but it didn't stop the man from enjoying the ride

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

More than 100 people detained as 'paedophile handbook' is found in Spain

'Paedophile handbook' found in Spain as over 100 detained in child sex abuse crackdown

More than 100 people detained as 'paedophile handbook' is found in Spain

More than 100 people who took part in a paedophile network have been detained, so far 10 victims have been identified from the network's files

Gibraltar has been the subject of bellicose rhetoric from a number of high-profile British figures this past week

Gibraltar, the Spanish view: People hear Michael Howard and think ‘what the hell are you smoking?’

Gibraltar, the Spanish view: 'People ask 'what are those Brits smoking?''

Spain-based journalist Matthew Bennett gives us the view of the Spanish people on Gibraltar

Former cabinet minister calls for Britain to share Gibraltar's sovereignty with Spain

Britain should share Gibraltar with Spain, says former minister

Britain should share Gibraltar with Spain, says former minister

Lord Peter Hain said it would solve the problem of Gibraltar being taken out of the EU against how it voted

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Former Tory leader Michael Howard has been among the most belligerent voices on Gibraltar

Gibraltar row: Spain mocks 'four old men in their 70s' for threatening war with Madrid

Spain mocks 'four old men in their 70s' for threatening war over Gibraltar

Spanish press rounds on British aggression as war of words erupts over disputed peninsula

James Whale roasts UKIP’s Jonathan Arnott over Gibraltar and Lib Dem charity boxing match

James Whale calls UKIP's Jonathan Arnott a 'pillock' in row over Gibraltar

James Whale calls UKIP's Jonathan Arnott a 'pillock' in row over Gibraltar

Our host and the MEP for North East England had a fiery dispute over Gibraltar, as well as his performance in a charity boxing match

Monday, April 3, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

Gibraltar: 'It's sad Spain has raised the ante' on the issue, says Baroness Elizabeth Butler-Sloss

Gibraltar: 'It's sad Spain has raised the ante' on the issue, says Baroness Elizabeth Butler-Sloss

'It's sad Spain has raised the ante' on Gibraltar, says Baroness Butler-Sloss

Butler-Sloss, vice-chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group of Gibraltar, told Julia Hartley-Brewer the UK would defend its overseas territory 'appropriately'

Gibraltar: 'Spain are acting like we're in colonial times, they're being totally unreasonable', says Andrew Rosindell MP

Gibraltar: 'Spain are acting like a colonial power, they're being totally unreasonable', says Andrew Rosindell MP

'Spain are acting like a colonial power over Gibraltar', says Tory MP

Tory MP blasts Spain and the EU for requiring Spain's consent in any Brexit agreements regarding Gibraltar

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Spanish senator says she'd have survived the Holocaust because of her 'vague metabolism'

Spanish senator claims she'd have survived the Holocaust because of her 'lazy metabolism'

Spanish senator claims she'd have survived Holocaust due to 'lazy metabolism'

Carmen Riolobos, a senator from the People's Party in Spain, reportedly made the comments in an interview

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