Spanish child killer freed after EU rights ruling

Spanish child killer freed after EU rights ruling

A Spanish court on Friday ordered the immediate release of a man who raped and killed three children, cutting his prison time by 10 years in line with a European human rights ruling.

Spain’s anti-abortion bus attacks ‘hidden genocide’

Spain’s anti-abortion bus attacks ‘hidden genocide’

An ultraconservative US organization is looking to change views on abortion in Spain by driving a bus covered in disturbing images of bloody foetuses around the streets of Madrid.

TV tech turns folk hero in network switch-off saga

TV tech turns folk hero in network switch-off saga

A technician at a debt-laden Spanish regional television station became a folk hero in a matter of hours on Friday morning after he ignored an order to switch the network signal off.

US-style Black Friday retail chaos hits Spain

US-style Black Friday retail chaos hits Spain

Spanish shops and department stores are importing the traditional post-Thanksgiving Day 'sales madness' seen in the US every year as a way of getting Spanish shoppers to splash out in the lead up to Christmas.

Gibraltar chief booed out of Spanish university

Gibraltar chief booed out of Spanish university

The political chief of Britain's outpost of Gibraltar came in for a nasty surprise on Thursday when Spanish activists and fishermen hurled insults at him, preventing him from speaking to law students in Spain.

S&P positive on outlook for ‘stable’ Spain

S&P positive on outlook for ‘stable’ Spain

Global rating agency Standard & Poor's upgraded its outlook for Spain's debt on Friday, highlighting the prospects for export-led growth in the eurozone's fourth-largest economy.

Panama sorry for deadly syrup imported by Spain

Panama sorry for deadly syrup imported by Spain

Panama's President Ricardo Martinelli apologized on Thursday to relatives and survivors of a 2006 mass-poisoning which was caused by a toxic syrup imported by a Spanish company.