Teacher drowned trying to save deaf students

Teacher drowned trying to save deaf students

The Turkish teacher who drowned trying to save the lives of his deaf students off a Marbella beach on Monday was due to marry later this year, it has emerged.

One in five Spaniards are ‘convinced atheists’

One in five Spaniards are ‘convinced atheists’

More than half of Spaniards admit that they are either "not religious" or are "convinced atheists", according to a new global study that shows the dramatic loss of faith in the traditionally Roman Catholic nation.

Last ditch plea for UK expats to register to vote

Last ditch plea for UK expats to register to vote

With the UK general election looming, expats are being reminded to register to vote before next week's deadline.

Rajoy: ‘Islamic world is also a victim of terrorism’

Rajoy: ‘Islamic world is also a victim of terrorism’

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy opened a Euro-Mediterranean meeting on terror in Barcelona on Monday, making veiled references to the issue of Catalan independence in his opening remarks and warning that jihadism should not be confused with Islam.

Germanwings memorial held in Barcelona

Germanwings memorial held in Barcelona

Spain's foreign minister was joined by his French and German counterparts on Monday for a memorial to the victims of Germanwings flight 4U9525.

More than 6,000 have left Europe for Isis jihad: EU

More than 6,000 have left Europe for Isis jihad: EU

EU Justice Commissioner Věra Jourová said Europeans who have gone to join jihadist Isis fighters in Syria may number more than 6,000.

Catalonia in bid to ban skinny models

Catalonia in bid to ban skinny models

Catalonia is planning to ban underweight models from appearing in advertisements in the region in a bid to promote a healthier body image.

Atletico seek Real revenge in quarter final

Atletico seek Real revenge in quarter final

Last season's Champions League finalists Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid meet for the seventh time this season in Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final, first leg with revenge in mind for both.

Podemos support has stagnated: new poll

Podemos support has stagnated: new poll

Spain's anti-austerity party Podemos has lost its lead in opinion polls, with four parties now running neck-and-neck, according to a survey published in El Pais newspaper on Sunday.