‘Give us Spain’s abortion law’: French pro-lifers

‘Give us Spain’s abortion law’: French pro-lifers

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.

Here’s how Americans can teach in Spain

Here’s how Americans can teach in Spain

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.

Spain’s hunters ‘torture’ unwanted greyhounds

Spain’s hunters ‘torture’ unwanted greyhounds

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.

‘Twenty reasons to go to Spain’ goes viral

‘Twenty reasons to go to Spain’ goes viral

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.

Hard times? Spain’s elite richer than ever

Hard times? Spain’s elite richer than ever

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.

‘Gays can be cured’: Pope’s new cardinal

‘Gays can be cured’: Pope’s new cardinal

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".

‘UK benefit cheat must sell Spanish home’

‘UK benefit cheat must sell Spanish home’

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 fail to cash in on Barça slip-up

Atlético fail to cash in on Barça slip-up

Atlético Madrid missed the chance to move top of La Liga after being held 1-1 at home to Sevilla on Sunday.

Deadline looms in Panama project spat

Deadline looms in Panama project spat

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.