Barca FC to stand trial over Neymar signing

Barca FC to stand trial over Neymar signing

A Spanish judge Wednesday ordered Barcelona football club to stand trial over alleged tax fraud linked to the signing of Brazilian star striker Neymar.

Spain grants asylum to just 1 percent of EU total

Spain grants asylum to just 1 percent of EU total

As the European Commission called on Wednesday for all member states to share responsibility for taking in migrants, data showed that the number of people granted asylum in Spain amounted to less than 1 percent of the EU total last year.

Arrested: the Spiderman thief of Coslada

Arrested: the Spiderman thief of Coslada

A thief scaled apartment buildings to burgle flats around Madrid but in the end couldn't evade capture by his nemesis.

Five of the most awkward Spanish election fails

Five of the most awkward Spanish election fails

In the run up to Spain's local and regional elections at the end of May, politicians have been trying out unsual ways to entice voters - many of which they most probably now regret.

Teachers arrested over WhatsApp ‘secrets’ leak

Teachers arrested over WhatsApp ‘secrets’ leak

A bit of 'Mean Girls'-esque high school drama has stirred up a small town in the Madrid area after a letter containing the private messages of teachers insulting students and parents was dropped into residents' mailboxes.

I filmed in Catalonia, not Spain says Sean Penn

I filmed in Catalonia, not Spain says Sean Penn

Could famously political Hollywood heavyweight Sean Penn be the latest big name to throw his weight behind the Catalan independence movement?

Six tonne whale washes up on Valencia beach

Six tonne whale washes up on Valencia beach

The six tonne, ten metre long mammal was found by officers from Spain’s Civil Guard.

Funeral held in Seville for A400M crash victims

Funeral held in Seville for A400M crash victims

A memorial mass was held for the four victims of the Airbus A400M military transporter plane which crashed last Saturday during a test flight.