Official: Francisco Franco was a dictator

Official: Francisco Franco was a dictator

Spain's Royal Academy of history will recognize the Franco regime as a dictatorship after years of campaigning by relatives of his victims.

Prince Kardam of Bulgaria dies in Spain

Prince Kardam of Bulgaria dies in Spain

Prince Kardam, the eldest son of Bulgaria's one-time tsar Simeon Saxe Coburg, died on Tuesday aged 52, seven years after a car accident in Spain left him in a coma.

EU quizzes Spain on bank aid

EU quizzes Spain on bank aid

The EU is seeking information from Spain, as well as Italy, Greece and Portugal to determine if they have illegally supported their frail banks, officials said on Tuesday.

Castellón set for ‘Ryanair effect’ property boom

Castellón set for ‘Ryanair effect’ property boom

As the eastern Spanish city of Castellón is poised to become the latest travel hotspot in Spain thanks to new Ryanair routes to its "ghost airport", The Local takes a look at some of the best properties the city has to offer.

Pilots’ doctors want stricter psych checks

Pilots’ doctors want stricter psych checks

German aviation industry doctors said Tuesday that pilots should undergo more extensive medical checks in the wake of the Germanwings crash in the French Alps that killed 150 people.

From farm to plate – how safe is your food?

From farm to plate – how safe is your food?

The WHO has launched a campaign to raise awareness of food safety to mark World Health Day offering guidance in the preparation of produce.

Morocco criticized over delay in rescuing cavers

Morocco criticized over delay in rescuing cavers

Family and friends of two Spanish cavers who died after being trapped for days in a deep ravine in Morocco criticised Rabat on Monday over the rescue effort, while the sole survivor was said to be in good condition.