Barcelona to open Woody Allen Museum

Barcelona to open Woody Allen Museum

It has museums devoted to Dali, Picasso and Miro but now Barcelona is set to honour an artist of a different kind, by opening the first museum dedicated exclusively to Woody Allen.

Rajoy more hated than Franco among youth

Rajoy more hated than Franco among youth

A survey of Millennials in Spain has revealed that Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy is a more hated figure than the Francisco Franco, who imposed a 36-year fascist dictatorship.

MasterChef hopeful mauled over ‘lion’ dish

MasterChef hopeful mauled over ‘lion’ dish

A contestant on Spain's version of MasterChef was accused of "insulting" behaviour and unceremoniously kicked off in the first round for presenting his dish, entitled "lion eats prawn".

Household siege ends in police shoot-out

Household siege ends in police shoot-out

A 12-hour siege has come to an end after police stormed the house of a man who barricaded himself inside after reportedly killing his daughter's boyfriend.

Cameroonian lesbian granted asylum in Spain

Cameroonian lesbian granted asylum in Spain

Spain has finally granted asylum to a lesbian from Cameroon amid a public outcry and after she spent 24 days at Madrid airport awaiting deportation.

Diplomatic spat: Spain, Venezuela tensions rise

Diplomatic spat: Spain, Venezuela tensions rise

Spain and Venezuela summoned each other's ambassadors on Wednesday in a mounting row, as accusations flew back and forth across the Atlantic of a Venezuelan opposition crackdown and Spanish "racism" and "meddling".

Cuba and Spain ‘in talks’ over Eta fugitives

Cuba and Spain ‘in talks’ over Eta fugitives

Cuba and Spain are in talks to resolve a long-standing dispute over two members of the Basque separatist Eta group given shelter by the Caribbean island nation, a US official said Wednesday.