Top 10: Spain’s hottest male celebrities

Top 10: Spain’s hottest male celebrities

For everyone out there with a thing for Spanish men, The Local has put together a list of the best looking machos roaming the land. Bon appétit!

Real Madrid punished over racist fans

Real Madrid punished over racist fans

Spanish foobtall club Real Madrid will see part of their Santiago Bernabéu stadium closed to fans after some supporters engaged in racist behaviour in the team's Champions League semi-finals clash against German side Bayern Munich.

Shock winner: Spain’s best wrinkle cream

Shock winner: Spain’s best wrinkle cream

In an industry dominated by luxury, the best anti-wrinkle cream in Spain costs only €2.99 ($4). This is the surprise finding of a new study by the country's main consumer watchdog.

Barcelona backs down over squat demolition

Barcelona backs down over squat demolition

The town hall of Barcelona on Friday called a halt to the demolition of an illegally occupied building after four nights of violent protests followed their decision to evict residents.

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Spain reports weak inflation in May

Spain on Friday reported a feeble increase in consumer prices in May as the eurozone struggled with the spectre of an economically damaging deflationary spiral.

Bedbug plague spreads across Spain

Bedbug plague spreads across Spain

A Madrid neighbourhood fighting to get rid of the bothersome parasites has raised the alarm over a problem being seen across Spain. Experts say there are 70 percent more bedbugs now than five years ago.

Six terror suspects arrested in Spain raids

Six terror suspects arrested in Spain raids

Spanish security forces launched pre-dawn raids on Friday to break up a jihadist cell in Spain's north African territory of Melilla, arresting six suspects, the government said.

Spanish city’s ‘virgin’ hotline angers locals

Spanish city’s ‘virgin’ hotline angers locals

Residents in the southern Spanish city of Seville are up in arms over a recorded message on the local town hall's switchboard which provides information about a religious event, describing it as a "scandal".

‘Stolen’ treasure trove goes on show in Spain

‘Stolen’ treasure trove goes on show in Spain

Thousands of gold and silver coins pulled from a 19th-century shipwreck went on show in a Spanish museum on Thursday after Spain won them from US treasure hunters in a court battle.

Spain okays oil and gas search off Canary Islands

Spain okays oil and gas search off Canary Islands

The Spanish government on Thursday gave oil giant Repsol the green light to explore for oil and gas off the coast of the Canary Islands, a move environmental groups described as "unjustifiable".