Fresh from winning his 13th Grand Slam title at the US Open, Rafael Nadal will lead Spain in their Davis Cup World Group play-off against Ukraine this weekend.
Songs by the Spanish crooner Julio Iglesias were used "to inflict psychological and physical damage" on prisoners detained during the military dictatorship of Chile's Augusto Pinochet.
She made world headlines recently with her "relaxing café con leche" comment. This week The Local takes an in-depth look at Spain's former first lady and current Madrid mayor, the very well-connected Ana Botella.
A massive rally by Catalans demanding independence from Spain has forced the hand of the country's political leaders on the issue of a referendum on the region's future, analysts say.
Residents in the small town of Alameda in southern Spain woke up on Wednesday to themselves on the front page of The New York Times alongside US President Barack Obama.
Madrid's mayor Ana Botella said on Thursday the Spanish capital should not bid for the 2024 Olympics after failing three times in a row to win the right to host the summer Games.
Scientists at Spain's National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO) said on Wednesday they had made mature cells in living mice revert to their youthful, versatile state, in a step towards the goal of tissue regeneration by stem cells.
The festivities councillor for the Andalusian town of Tarifa has clocked up an astronomical €20,000 bill resulting simply from premium text messages sent in June and July.
An Austrian Member of the European Parliament has criticized Spain's supposed recovery in the wake of the President of the European Commission's upbeat comments about the country in his State of the Union speech on Wednesday.
Six people were arrested on Wednesday for their part in an attack on the Madrid offices of the Catalan Government during celebrations marking Catalonia's independence day.
Gareth Bale trained with Real Madrid on Wednesday for the first time since his move from Tottenham Hotspur to the Spanish capital.