Minted! King Felipe is on the money

Minted! King Felipe is on the money

It´s a face we all know already, but from this week expect to see it a lot more as the new coins bearing his image are brought into circulation. King Felipe VI is our Face of The Week.

Sergio Ramos ruled out for five weeks

Sergio Ramos ruled out for five weeks

Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos will be out of action for five weeks, coach Carlo Ancelotti confirmed on Friday.

Flamenco as you’ve never seen it before

Flamenco as you’ve never seen it before

The International Flamenco Fashion Show 2015 has brought high fashion to the dresses of Spain's most beloved dance. The Local takes a peek at the changing face of flamenco stlye.

PP youth leaders quit over Nazi salute photo

PP youth leaders quit over Nazi salute photo

Regional leaders of Nuevas Generaciones (New Generations), the youth wing of Spain’s ruling Popular Party (PP) have resigned after a photograph was made public showing them holding up a Francoist flag and making Nazi salutes.

Podemos number 3 admits tax dodge

Podemos number 3 admits tax dodge

A leader of Podemos has decided to "voluntarily update" his tax situation and pay income tax on a payment he received from the Venezuelan government two years ago.

Cold snap is causing chaos across Spain

Cold snap is causing chaos across Spain

Spain is currently in the grip of a cold snap that is causing chaos throughout the country.

W. Sahara activist fears torture if deported

W. Sahara activist fears torture if deported

Campaigners on Thursday demanded that Spain halt the deportation to Morocco of a man who fears being tortured there after being sentenced over unrest in the disputed territory of Western Sahara.

Row rumbles over Cordoba´s Mezquita

Row rumbles over Cordoba´s Mezquita

The Spanish city of Cordoba boasts that different faiths have long co-existed there, but locals are now squabbling over its star tourist attraction: a cathedral that was once a mosque.