Spain experienced strong winds, torrential rain and dangerous seas as Cyclone Ana swept across the Iberian peninsula.
Police in Spain discovered a 12-year old boy hidden inside the dashboard of a BMW car at a checkpoint at the border with Morocco in the north African enclave of Melilla.
Ranked among the world’s best young universities in the QS Top 50 Under 50, Linköping University (LiU) uses innovative learning techniques that prepare its students to tackle the challenges of tomorrow.
A study by the prestigious Columbia Journalism Review argues that Spanish media, led by El Pais, have mirrored the biased policies of politicians involved in the secessionist drama.
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To celebrate La Diada, Catalonia's National Day on September 11th, The Local takes a look at ten of the most colourful colloquialisms from Spain's northeastern region.
Hotel reservations in Barcelona are down by 10 percent in the first quarter of 2018 over the same time last year due to Catalonia's separatist crisis, which could lead to job losses in the sector, industry lobby group Exceltur said Tuesday.
The 19-year-old lion Keops' health had been deteriorating.
An amateurish piece of photo editing carried out for Catalonia's deposed government has led to a host of memes mocking the botched effort.
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy pledged on Saturday that the country's economic growth could reach three percent next year, well ahead of forecasts, if Catalonia returns to "normalcy" after the region's secessionist drive.
All shoppers on the island of Samsø will from next year be asked to use shopping bags made of fabric, rather than plastic.
"The situation is a sort of game of cards and positioning, where everyone wants the other person to be the one to show their cards."
Spanish authorities have netted nearly six tonnes of high-grade cocaine worth €210 million, in one of the biggest seizures of the drug ever made in Europe.
Spain climbed two places to sixth and Switzerland were up three spots to eighth in the latest FIFA world rankings released on Thursday.
Spanish police temporarily evacuated Barcelona's Sagrada Familia church and nearby businesses on Tuesday after a van parked nearby prompted a bomb scare which they said turned out to be a "false alarm".
It's almost the start of a new school year and that means a whole new intake of Erasmus students will flood into Spain. Here's what makes Spain the most popular destination for students on the European exchange programme.
The area around the Sagrada Família is to be pedestrianised and bollards added to La Rambla and other central streets.
A case of "mad cow disease" has been discovered in northwestern Spain.
A DNA test has confirmed that singer Julio Iglesias is the father of a 40-year-old man from Valencia.
Sevilla produced a stunning fightback from a three-goal half-time deficit to earn a thrilling 3-3 draw with Liverpool on Tuesday thanks to Guido Pizarro's stoppage-time equaliser.