Spanish doctors call for ‘bad’ patients to be fined

Spanish doctors call for ‘bad’ patients to be fined

The President of Spain's Medical Colleges Organization has supported a campaign which would see patients who don’t really need treatment or who go to the wrong hospital fined for their "bad usage" of the country's health system.

Crowds swamp church after ‘Holy Grail’ claim

Crowds swamp church after ‘Holy Grail’ claim

Curators were forced to remove a precious cup from display in a church in Spain when crowds swarmed there after historians claimed it was the Holy Grail, staff said.

VIDEO: Riot cops hit reporters at Madrid demo

VIDEO: Riot cops hit reporters at Madrid demo

A video of police wearing riot gear but no ID badges initiating what appears to be an unprovoked attack on a group of photojournalists on Saturday at a small-scale protest in the Spanish capital has been uploaded to social media.

Jobless Spaniards to be kicked out of Germany

Jobless Spaniards to be kicked out of Germany

With Germany following in the footsteps of Belgium and Switzerland after announcing new measures that could limit EU job migrant numbers, roughly 10,000 Spaniards on German jobseekers allowance now face expulsion.

Lovemaking lands woman at bottom of well

Lovemaking lands woman at bottom of well

Firefighters in a city in central Spain were called to rescue a half-naked, 21-year-old woman on Friday who was suffering from shock and hypothermia after falling into a 15-metre deep waterwheel well shaft while having sex.

Catalans join forces with EU separatists

Catalans join forces with EU separatists

Several thousand European separatists, overwhelmingly Flemish but also Catalans, Scots and South Tyroleans, demonstrated in Brussels on Sunday for the right to self-determination.

Kidnapped journalists reunited with families

Kidnapped journalists reunited with families

Two Spanish journalists taken hostage in Syria by an Al-Qaeda-linked group walked free after six months in captivity and were reunited with their friends and family in Spain on Sunday.