Spain’s rulers don’t need to speak English: Ex-PM

Spain’s rulers don’t need to speak English: Ex-PM

Former Spanish Prime Minister José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, mocked for his lack of foreign language skills when in power, has said demanding fluency in English would exclude the "sons of workers" from positions of responsibility.

Schumacher’s ‘other accident’ was in Spain

Schumacher’s ‘other accident’ was in Spain

Ex Formula One driver Michael Schumacher could face a lawsuit after he knocked over a motorcyclist in Spain just weeks before a serious ski accident that has left him in a coma.

Drunk cop jailed over death of German cyclist

Drunk cop jailed over death of German cyclist

A Spanish policeman who caused the death of a German cyclist while driving under the influence of alcohol has been sentenced to three years and seven months in prison for reckless homicide.

‘Barcelona’s oldest shops could soon be history’

‘Barcelona’s oldest shops could soon be history’

Hundreds of Barcelona's historic shops are facing closure because of impending rent hikes and locals are worried plans to save them are "too little too late".

Fake coup film stuns Spanish public

Fake coup film stuns Spanish public

A shocking documentary about a failed military coup in Spain was watched by over 5 million people on Sunday evening but not all was as it seemed.

UEFA switch Gibraltar to avoid Spain showdown

UEFA switch Gibraltar to avoid Spain showdown

International football newcomer Gibraltar was briefly selected in the same group as Spain on Sunday during the blind draw for the EURO 2016 tournament qualifiers, but was immediately switched to avoid political tensions.

100 immigrants jump border to enter Spain

100 immigrants jump border to enter Spain

Around 100 sub-Saharan immigrants are reported to have illegally entered Spain's north African enclave of Melilla on Monday morning after jumping the fences on its border with Morocco.

Facebook founder to star at Barcelona tech fair

Facebook founder to star at Barcelona tech fair

Billionaire 29-year-old Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is in Barcelona to deliver a keynote speech at the world mobile industry's biggest fair on Monday, fresh from his €14 billion ($19 billion) takeover of smartphone messenger WhatsApp.

‘We don’t know where Eta members are’: Monitors

‘We don’t know where Eta members are’: Monitors

International monitors pledged on Sunday to cooperate with a Spanish tribunal over their meeting with masked militants from the armed Basque separatist group Eta, saying there was a real chance for peace.

Osasuna thrashing dents Atletico title hopes

Osasuna thrashing dents Atletico title hopes

Atletico Madrid missed the chance to join Real Madrid at the top of La Liga as they were beaten 3-0 by Osasuna at El Sadar on Sunday.