Rich List: Cashed-up Spanish sportsmen

Rich List: Cashed-up Spanish sportsmen

Forbes magazine has just put together its annual rankings of the world's highest-paid athletes in advertising terms. Which Spanish sports star do you think is the 'King Midas' of endorsements?

‘Success isn’t easy in a second language’

‘Success isn’t easy in a second language’

This week in My Spain we talk to Madrid-based musician Aaron Thomas about life in the big smoke, the crisis, and how he nearly gave up music before he recorded his newly-minted third album.

Cautious Casillas braces for Barça backlash

Cautious Casillas braces for Barça backlash

Real Madrid captain Iker Casillas expects Barça will come out all guns blazing when the two meet again in the league on Saturday after Madrid's 3-1 victory over the Catalans on Tuesday.

Spanish Supreme Court lifts Lleida burqa ban

Spanish Supreme Court lifts Lleida burqa ban

Spain's Supreme Court has given the thumbs down to a controversial burqa ban in the Catalan town of Lleida in a ruling with wide-reaching implications.

Beheading: Briton’s killer put away for 20 years

Beheading: Briton’s killer put away for 20 years

The Bulgarian man who used a knife to behead an English grandmother on the holiday isle of Tenerife in 2011 will spend the next 20 years locked up in a psychiatric unit.