‘The whole mañana mañana attitude is over’

‘The whole mañana mañana attitude is over’

This week in My Spanish Career we talk to Swedish sun lover Fredrik Norrbin about setting up a search engine optimization (SEO) business in Majorca and how Spanish red tape isn't as bad as everyone makes out.

Barça coach retakes the reins after US treatment

Barça coach retakes the reins after US treatment

Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova will return to the Nou Camp "this week" from New York, where he has been receiving treatment for cancer, the Spanish giants said on Monday.

Mystery fumes knock out airline cabin crew

Mystery fumes knock out airline cabin crew

An investigation is underway after mystery fumes forced the pilot of a flight from Hamburg to Gran Canaria to wear an oxygen mask when landing the plane.

Spain’s killer bull kicks the bucket

Spain’s killer bull kicks the bucket

Famed for goring 30 people and killing three, Spain's most notorious bull has passed away peacefully after a lifetime of bloodshed.

Canary gets shakes as quakes strike home

Canary gets shakes as quakes strike home

The tiny Canary Island of El Hierro was struck by an earthquake measuring 4.0 on the Richter scale on Monday morning as seismic activity on the island continued to intensify.

Ham-fisted thief makes meal of robbery

Ham-fisted thief makes meal of robbery

Police have arrested a thief in Bilbao who turned violent after his attempt to steal 16 packets of ham was thwarted by security guards.

Alonso sees red after 200th GP error

Alonso sees red after 200th GP error

Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso was left to rue a costly miscalculation in Malaysia after he was forced to retire on the second lap of his 200th grand prix on Sunday.

Markets dip after Cyprus ‘template’ comment

Markets dip after Cyprus ‘template’ comment

Spain's markets fell on Monday afternoon after Eurogroup boss Jeroen Dijsselbloem said the Cyprus bailout agreement was a "template" for the rest of Europe.

Ghost airport flies below transport radar

Ghost airport flies below transport radar

The airport of Castellón in Spain's Valencia region is celebrating its second anniversary on Monday but has yet to see a single passenger walk through its doors.

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Rossi edges Lorenzo in Jerez

Nine-time world champion Valentino Rossi capitalised on a drying track to top the time charts on the second day of MotoGP testing at Jerez on Sunday, edging Yamaha factory teammate Jorge Lorenzo.