Spain rescues over 200 African migrants

Spain rescues over 200 African migrants

Spain's coastguard said it had rescued 267 sub-Saharan African migrants on Monday, including 39 women and three children who were among those trying to reach Spanish soil on a flotilla of small boats.

Ebola risk in Spain is ‘almost zero’: WHO

Ebola risk in Spain is ‘almost zero’: WHO

A spokesperson for the World Health Organization said on Monday that the risk of contagion from the Ebola virus in Spain was "almost zero" and described the repatriation of an infected Spanish priest as "correct".

Bus chaos as UK tourists stranded in Spain

Bus chaos as UK tourists stranded in Spain

Sixty-two tourists travelling from London to Spain with the low-cost coach travel company Megabus were left stranded for over seven hours on Sunday after the British driver of their vehicle was arrested in Girona.

Spain to probe Gibraltar cigarette smuggling

Spain to probe Gibraltar cigarette smuggling

UPDATED: Spain will look into alleged tobacco smuggling and money laundering in Gibraltar after the EU urged both Spain and the UK to take action against the tiny territory.

Road kill: Spain’s wild cats face rising death toll

Road kill: Spain’s wild cats face rising death toll

Spain's critically endangered Iberian lynxes are facing annihilation with increasing numbers of the cats being run over by speeding cars. Scientists say it's time to act to save them before they all die out.

Spanish house sales climb 8.8 percent

Spanish house sales climb 8.8 percent

Total property sales in Spain rose for the fourth straight month in a row in June with the secondhand home sector driving the increase, new official figures show.

In pictures: Summer supermoon wows Spain

In pictures: Summer supermoon wows Spain

Spain was treated to the largest 'supermoon' of the year on Sunday night, as the full moon's orbit brought it close to the earth.

Exploding e-cigarette injures Spanish smoker

Exploding e-cigarette injures Spanish smoker

A man in Catalonia has been hospitalized after his electronic cigarette exploded, setting fire to his bed and causing serious burns to his arms.

New leader wins fans for Spain’s opposition: poll

New leader wins fans for Spain’s opposition: poll

Spain's struggling opposition Socialist PSOE party has been given a boost since electing a new leader and is now closing in on the ruling Popular Party, a new poll published on Sunday shows.