Healthcare workers protest cost-control push

Healthcare workers protest cost-control push

Hundreds of Spanish doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers, many wearing white lab coats, marched in Madrid on Sunday against budget cuts and plans to partly privatise medical services.

Maritime rescue crew assists migrant boat

Maritime rescue crew assists migrant boat

Spanish authorities on Sunday intercepted a wooden fishing boat packed with 32 illegal immigrants, including a woman and her baby, which was trying to make landfall off the coast of Cadiz, a maritime rescue services spokesman said.

Five-goal Madrid battle to beat Mallorca

Five-goal Madrid battle to beat Mallorca

Real Madrid assistant manager Aitor Karanka said they must stop conceding poor goals from set-pieces as the Spanish champions twice had to come from a goal down to beat Mallorca 5-2 at the Bernabeu on Saturday.

Spain protesters accuse EU of bowing to markets

Spain protesters accuse EU of bowing to markets

Thousands of protesters marched Saturday in Madrid and other cities in Spain against European Union leaders' handling of the financial crisis, condemning "an EU that belongs to the markets".