Judge summons ruling party figure in graft probe

Judge summons ruling party figure in graft probe

A Spanish judge Friday summoned an ex-treasurer of Spain's ruling party for questioning as a suspect in a corruption case that has rattled the government.

Karate teacher gets 302 years for raping pupils

Karate teacher gets 302 years for raping pupils

A Spanish court handed a 302-year jail sentence Friday to a karate champion for raping dozens of pupils at his martial arts school in the country's biggest ever paedophilia scandal.

Spain curbs early retirement to save cash

Spain curbs early retirement to save cash

Spain's government said on Friday it will tighten conditions for older workers and those seeking early retirement to save €5 billion ($6.5 billion) as part of its crisis cost-saving measures.