‘Go private!’: Protesters to injured politician

‘Go private!’: Protesters to injured politician

Around 100 workers at Madrid's La Paz hospital have gathered to protest against the privatization of healthcare in Madrid, Spain, and to demand that Cristina Cifuentes, the Popular Party politician currently undergoing treatment there after a traffic accident, be moved to a private hospital.

Export boom set to erase Spain’s trade deficit

Export boom set to erase Spain’s trade deficit

Recession-struck Spain enjoyed an export boom in June that nearly wiped out its trade deficit.

Tampon ad slammed for ‘high sexual content’

Tampon ad slammed for ‘high sexual content’

A television ad which features a famous Spanish actress showing men how to use a tampon has been criticized by some viewers who find it “degrading to women”.

Three-quarters of Spain ‘at extreme risk’ of fires

Three-quarters of Spain ‘at extreme risk’ of fires

Seventeen Spanish provinces have been put on a state of high alert by the government's weather agency as a heatwave spreads across the country.

Most Spaniards under 30 ‘too poor’ to flee the nest

Most Spaniards under 30 ‘too poor’ to flee the nest

Only two in every ten Spanish adults under the age of 30 are financially independent, a new study shows.

Tourist numbers in Spain ‘highest since 1995’

Tourist numbers in Spain ‘highest since 1995’

Latest figures show that a record 7.9 million foreign tourists visited Spain in July, the highest number in almost two decades.

Spanish climber sets new Matterhorn record

Spanish climber sets new Matterhorn record

A Catalan climber set a new record on Wednesday for the fastest ascent and descent of the Matterhorn, with a back-to-back time of just two hours 52 minutes.

Neymar rescues Barca as injured Messi limps off

Neymar rescues Barca as injured Messi limps off

Neymar scored his first goal for Barcelona as the Catalans were held 1-1 by Atletico Madrid in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup, but there was another injury worry for Lionel Messi as he was forced off at half-time.