Two ‘jihadists’ arrested for recruiting in Spain

Two ‘jihadists’ arrested for recruiting in Spain

Another two people have been arrested in a Barcelona suburb suspected of recruiting for the Islamic State, in the latest raid against jihadist networks operating in Spain.

Spain’s Edurne slammed over use of tiger in video

Spain’s Edurne slammed over use of tiger in video

The Spanish entry in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest has been urged to cut scenes that include live tigers from the video for her single, Daybreak.

Spain ranks in top ten for gay rights in Europe

Spain ranks in top ten for gay rights in Europe

Spain ranked sixth in Europe in the latest review of how lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people experience human rights across the continent, by campaign group ILGA-Europe.

Madrid taxis defaced over political posters

Madrid taxis defaced over political posters

Spain's ruling Popular Party has seen a prominent publicity campaign backfire after hundreds of taxis carrying campaign posters were vandalized, prompting complaints from taxi drivers across the city.

Baby survives fall from seventh floor window

Baby survives fall from seventh floor window

A one-year old baby tumbled out of a 7th floor window in an apartment block in the Madrid suburb of Fuenlabrada and survived – after landing on a hedge.

Montserrat Caballé in tax fraud court no show

Montserrat Caballé in tax fraud court no show

It was an appearance that the world famous Spanish soprano may have been dreading more than most. She failed to show up to a court hearing on Tuesday - and didn't even send an understudy.

Fury over Instagram smoking baby photo

Fury over Instagram smoking baby photo

A photograph of a baby smoking a cigarette uploaded to a popular social networking site has caused controversy in Spain.

Most expensive painting ever and it’s a Picasso

Most expensive painting ever and it’s a Picasso

A masterpiece by Pablo Picasso has fetched a whopping $179 million (€160 million) at auction in New York, smashing the record for the most expensive painting.