‘Picasso wanted me as his muse but I refused’

‘Picasso wanted me as his muse but I refused’

This 87-year-old Spanish duchess is the most titled noble in the world. At the age of 87, she's just released her second volume of autobiography and shows no signs of slowing down just yet. Meet the Duchess of Alba.

Irish Facebook flirt uses Catalan mayor pics

Irish Facebook flirt uses Catalan mayor pics

An 'Irish' man has tried to make himself more attractive to women on Facebook by using photos of the mayor of Tarragona as his profile pictures.

Fecal matter found in hospital spaghetti

Fecal matter found in hospital spaghetti

Health authorities in the northern Spanish region on Navarre have detected fecal matter in hospital spaghetti meals.

Cops bust anarchist ‘bank burners’ in Madrid

Cops bust anarchist ‘bank burners’ in Madrid

Police have arrested four members of anarchist groups suspected of plotting to set fire to a bank ahead of a demonstration planned on Thursday in Madrid against the economic crisis, the government said.

Fighting Spanish kids top school violence table

Fighting Spanish kids top school violence table

More than half of all children in Spain say they have taken part in a fight in the last year but bullying remains a taboo topic for the country's school pupils.

Spain’s jobless rate hits record six million

Spain’s jobless rate hits record six million

Spain's unemployment rate soared to a new record of 27.16 percent of the workforce in the first quarter of 2013 as the number of those without jobs surpassed six million, official data showed on Thursday.

‘Unity government can end Syrian deaths’: Spain

‘Unity government can end Syrian deaths’: Spain

Spain backs the formation of a national unity government in Syria as a way out of the country's two-year conflict, its foreign minister said in neighbouring Lebanon on Wednesday.

Borussia’s Lewandowski sinks Real Madrid

Borussia’s Lewandowski sinks Real Madrid

First Bayern Munich thrashed Barcelona 4-0, and now another German team, Borussia Dortmund, have dented hopes of an all-Spanish Champions League final by hammering Real Madrid 4-1.

Madrid sells its Sol in big money ad deal

Madrid sells its Sol in big money ad deal

Cash-strapped Madrid is set to rename its emblematic Sol metro station 'Sol Vodafone' after a multi-million euro deal between the mobile operator giant and the city’s town hall was signed on Wednesday.

Fat cats arrested for ‘peddling secret data’

Fat cats arrested for ‘peddling secret data’

Spanish police on Wednesday arrested 26 people, including the local head of food and cosmetics giant Unilever, in a sprawling probe of a network suspected of dealing in secret data, an official said.