Identity of mystery beach woman revealed

Identity of mystery beach woman revealed

Five days after a young woman was found dazed and confused on a beach in northern Spain with a mysterious message written on her arm, her identity has been revealed.

Cyber activists target Spain’s ‘Google tax’

Cyber activists target Spain’s ‘Google tax’

Cyber activists hacked the website of a major Spanish media industry body on Monday after the group came out in favour of a new draft law which would see websites like Google having to pay media outlets to post their content.

‘Expelled Muslims should get citizenship too’

‘Expelled Muslims should get citizenship too’

Descendants of the Muslims who were kicked out of Spain in the 17th century have criticized the Spanish government for only granting citizenship to the country's former Jewish population, saying the move could be "racist".

Bad loans soar to record high in December

Bad loans soar to record high in December

Spanish banks on Tuesday reported record-high bad loans in December as lenders continued to pay for the country's real estate bust even as the financial sector prepared to exit a €41-billion ($56 billion) bailout.

Airport police found guilty in bribes scandal

Airport police found guilty in bribes scandal

Fourteen Civil Guard officers at Spain's busy Malaga airport have been found guilty of accepting bribes in exchange for not confiscating 'contraband' materials.

‘Breast-boosting’ healer freed by police

‘Breast-boosting’ healer freed by police

A part-time painter who believed he had God-given powers to 'cure' small breasts and numerous bodily malformations has been released on bail by Barcelona police despite being accused of sexual abuse.

Viral map reveals Spain’s jobless hotspots

Viral map reveals Spain’s jobless hotspots

A new map puts Spain's chronic unemployment under the microscope, showing which parts of the country have been hardest hit by the jobs crisis.

On-form Barça ready for star-studded Man City

On-form Barça ready for star-studded Man City

Barcelona appear to have hit form with ominous timing for Champions League knockout-phase debutants Manchester City ahead of Tuesday's last 16 first leg between the sides at the Etihad Stadium.

Eta terror suspects deported to Spain

Eta terror suspects deported to Spain

Mexican authorities have deported to Spain two suspected members of the armed Basque separatist group Eta who are accused of being part of a unit that killed 18 people in the lead-up to the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona.