Couple arrested over smuggled erection pills

Couple arrested over smuggled erection pills

Police in Spain said on Friday they arrested an Indian woman and a Pakistani man suspected of peddling hundreds of thousands of illegal erectile dysfunction pills across Europe.

Radical centrists spook Spain’s populists

Radical centrists spook Spain’s populists

Everyone is talking about Ciudadanos, the centrist political party nipping at the heels of Podemos. Here's why.

Postcard from…Mark Zuckerberg

Postcard from…Mark Zuckerberg

The CEO of Facebook was in Barcelona this week attending the Mobile World Congress. If he had written us a postcard it might have read something like this...

‘Little orange’ joke backfires for ruling PP

‘Little orange’ joke backfires for ruling PP

A joke by the spokesman for Spain’s ruling Popular Party backfired this week, as people took to social media in support of the leader of one of Spain’s new and fast growing parties, showing that Spain's political establishment has a long way to go when it comes to social media.

Barking dogs land owners in the doghouse

Barking dogs land owners in the doghouse

A couple in southern Spain have been sentenced to 21 months in prison after neighbours complained that their dogs were barking too much.

Cringe: Ronaldo does dad dancing in new ad

Cringe: Ronaldo does dad dancing in new ad

Cristiano Ronaldo has shown off some fancy footwork of a different variety in an advertisement for his new line of shoes.

Costa del Middle Earth? Spain plans Hobbit park

Costa del Middle Earth? Spain plans Hobbit park

The city of Rincón de la Victoria is working to bring to life the imagery and characters of J.R.R. Tolkien's beloved books, but the plans have raised copyright concerns.

Nearly 100 families lose homes each day in Spain

Nearly 100 families lose homes each day in Spain

Nearly 35,000 home foreclosures were carried out last year in Spain, or 95 each day, as families struggled to make mortgage payments despite a rebound in the economy, official data published Thursday showed.

Scandal: 40 to stand trial in Gürtel case

Scandal: 40 to stand trial in Gürtel case

A Spanish judge on Thursday ordered 40 people, including three former treasurers of the ruling Popular Party, to stand trial over an alleged kickback scheme at the heart of the party.