Mobile roaming charges in EU slashed

Mobile roaming charges in EU slashed

People living in Spain will be able to enjoy cheaper mobile roaming rates, including a 55 percent price cut for data downloads, when they travel in the European Union as of July 1st.

Rapist contacts victim via Facebook 3 years on

Rapist contacts victim via Facebook 3 years on

A French woman who was sexually attacked three years ago on the Spanish holiday island of Majorca has alerted police after her rapist sent her a friend request via a social network.

Adriana Lima launches new Desigual ranage

Adriana Lima launches new Desigual ranage

Brazilian top model Adriana Lima was in Barcelona on Monday to lanch the autumn–winter range of Spanish fashion label Desigual after signing on recently to be an ambassador for the booming brand.

Spain snubs testicles for iconic lion statue

Spain snubs testicles for iconic lion statue

An appeal calling for testicles to be added to one of the emblematic bronze lions outside the Spanish Parliament has been rejected by Spain’s Culture Minister for being potentially harmful.

Spanish patriots ‘steal’ Gibraltar reef block

Spanish patriots ‘steal’ Gibraltar reef block

Several members of the Spanish patriot group Denaes have threatened the fragile relations between Spain and the UK by towing away one of the controversial concrete blocks placed by the UK authorities in the waters off Gibraltar.

Bank manager robs blind man of €27,000

Bank manager robs blind man of €27,000

A bank manager in eastern Spain has been charged with cheating a partially blind 93-year-old out of €27,000 by fooling him into signing a document which granted her access to his savings.

VIDEO: Racist attack on Barcelona Metro

VIDEO: Racist attack on Barcelona Metro

UPDATED: Police have arrested a man who beat up a young Spaniard born in Mongolia on Barcelona's underground railway system after a video of the incident posted on YouTube went viral.

Madrid’s bike rental scheme hacked with porn

Madrid’s bike rental scheme hacked with porn

Madrid's new electric bike hire scheme has capped off a dismal first week of existence with the hacking of many of its docking stations with pornographic images on the display screens.

New king visits Pope on first overseas trip

New king visits Pope on first overseas trip

Spain's King Felipe and Queen Letizia have made the first international trip of their rule, visiting Pope Francis in the Vatican.

Want to live longer? Switch off your TV

Want to live longer? Switch off your TV

People who watch three or more hours of television daily may be twice as likely to die prematurely than people who watch less, according to a recently published study by Spanish scientists.