VIDEO: Qatar Airways launches ‘Barça Land’ ad

VIDEO: Qatar Airways launches ‘Barça Land’ ad

The prestigious airline has launched an innovative TV commercial set on an island shaped like FC Barcelona’s shield where many of the team’s stars take up roles away from the football field.

Bullfights stage free-to-air TV comeback

Bullfights stage free-to-air TV comeback

After a long spell on the sidelines, bullfights are back on the menu again at Spain's national public broadcaster TVE, but not everyone is jumping for joy.

Spain’s blind chimp has cataract surgery

Spain’s blind chimp has cataract surgery

Forty-one-year-old chimpanzee Silvia has recovered her vision after undergoing a human-type cataract operation.

Rogue JPMorgan trader arrested in Spain

Rogue JPMorgan trader arrested in Spain

Spanish police arrested on Tuesday a former JPMorgan Chase trader wanted by the United States on criminal charges in the massive "London Whale" fraud case.

Galicia blaze sends residents fleeing

Galicia blaze sends residents fleeing

Firefighters and water-dumping planes on Tuesday battled a large wildfire in northwestern Spain that drove local residents from their homes, officials said.

Catalan census links burqas with terror threat

Catalan census links burqas with terror threat

Catalan cops are keeping a close eye on Muslim women wearing full-body veils to determine whether they are linked to any radical Islamist groups in the region.

Police smoke out mega marijuana plantation

Police smoke out mega marijuana plantation

Spanish police have signed off on their largest ever marijuana seizure with over 3 tonnes of the drug being seized in a mega-bust.

Spain tops non-European Union worker rankings

Spain tops non-European Union worker rankings

Almost one in every ten workers in Spain is a non-European Union citizen, official stats show.

Jellyfish plague stings Spain’s beachgoers

Jellyfish plague stings Spain’s beachgoers

The presence of swarms of stinging jellyfish off the coast of Spain could be the result of climate change, an Italian biologist warns.

Benzema helps Real grind out Granada win

Benzema helps Real grind out Granada win

Real Madrid made it two wins from two games under Carlo Ancelotti with a 1-0 victory at Granada, but Los Blancos were again made to work for the three points.