‘Women drive worse than men’: Spanish judge

‘Women drive worse than men’: Spanish judge

A Spanish judge has got himself into hot water after he said a driving school was within its rights to charge female learners more than their male counterparts.

Anarchists blamed in Spain cathedral bombing

Anarchists blamed in Spain cathedral bombing

Police suspect left-wing activists planted a small bomb which exploded in Spain's Zaragoza Cathedral on Wednesday afternoon.

Sheikh’s illegally parked car ‘too big to tow’

Sheikh’s illegally parked car ‘too big to tow’

An Arab sheikh who parked his massive car in a public square in front of the town hall of the Spanish city of Valencia has escaped punishment because the vehicle was too large to be towed away.

Catalans mail Obama new bedside reading

Catalans mail Obama new bedside reading

Ten thousand "influential people", from global celebrities like Lady Gaga and Brad Pitt to world leaders like Barack Obama and Kim-Jong Un, are to receive a copy of a book about why Catalonia should be independent.

Pregnant Brit dies in Spain airport tragedy

Pregnant Brit dies in Spain airport tragedy

A 21-year-old pregnant British woman died suddenly at Spain's Girona–Costa Brava Airport on Tuesday in an incident that could lead to charges after it emerged the airport's medical centre was shut down in 2012.

Jobless queues grow after summer work boom

Jobless queues grow after summer work boom

Spain's jobless queues grew in September as a summer jobs boom ended, breaking a six-month run of shrinking unemployment lines, government figures showed on Wednesday.

Barça edge past ten-man Celtic

Barça edge past ten-man Celtic

Barcelona needed a second-half goal from Cesc Fabregas to claim a narrow 1-0 Champions League win over ten-man Celtic in Glasgow on Tuesday that leaves the Catalans top of Group H.

‘We won’t renounce our struggle’: Eta leaders

‘We won’t renounce our struggle’: Eta leaders

Hundreds of people protested in Bilbao in northern Spain on Tuesday against the arrest a day earlier of 18 leaders of an association that aids jailed members of the armed Basque separatist group Eta.