Thousands of anti-abortionists took to the streets of the French capital on Sunday calling for France to adopt similar pro-life legislation to that drafted by the Spanish government last month.
Thinking about signing up for the Spanish government's North American Language and Culture Assistants Program? For The Local's latest JobTalk, we spoke to Spain-based English teacher Cat Gaa about the positives and the pitfalls of taking part.
Animal rights groups are urging Spain to ban the use of dogs in hunting, which they said leads to the torture and abandonment of roughly 50,000 greyhounds each year when they become too slow to hunt with.
A list of '20 reasons to drop everything and go to Spain', published in the US edition of The Huffington Post last Wednesday, has been met with mixed reactions by the hundreds of thousands of readers it has had both in Spain and abroad.
The 20 richest people in Spain earn as much as the poorest 20 percent, while the country's wealthy elites have actually grown richer during the economic crisis, a major new global report into wealth inequality argues.
The Pope's new Spanish cardinal told a Spanish newspaper on Sunday that homosexuality was a physical "defect" like high blood pressure and that many gays could be cured with "proper treatment".
Welshman Nigel Hadley has been ordered to sell his home in the southern Spanish city of Marbella to repay nearly £26,000(€31,500/$42,750) in welfare benefits he falsely claimed from his local UK council.
Atlético Madrid missed the chance to move top of La Liga after being held 1-1 at home to Sevilla on Sunday.
No end was in sight on Sunday to a financial row over cost overruns on Panama's canal expansion that could threaten the megaproject key to world trade.