Tyre fires spook famous Spanish ghost town

Tyre fires spook famous Spanish ghost town

Spain's most famous ghost town is under threat from a highly flammable mountain of old tyres that has been piling up nearby for years.

Madrid battles Catalan bullfight ban

Madrid battles Catalan bullfight ban

Catalonia's controversial bullfighting ban may soon be a thing of the past after the Spanish parliament agreed to talks on whether the sport is an "asset of cultural of interest".

Iberia set for strikes over job cuts

Iberia set for strikes over job cuts

Iberia staff are set to strike for 15 days in February and March after the airline's owner International Airlines Group announced plans on Tuesday to cut more than 3,800 jobs at the carrier.

Pensioners’ suicides shake up Spanish eviction vote

Pensioners’ suicides shake up Spanish eviction vote

A retired couple in Spain killed themselves on Tuesday because they faced eviction, police have said, as lawmakers considered legislation to save ruined homeowners from being thrown into the street.