Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria
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Top ten reasons to holiday in Gran Canaria

It's this time of year when holiday fever hits the high temperatures but consider a place where you can vacation all year around. Activity-packed, with a backdrop of devastating beauty, there's even more reasons to book a holiday to Gran Canaria and discover its capital Las Palmas.

Bull-run festival comes to an end in Pamplona

Bull-run festival comes to an end in Pamplona

Pamplona's San Fermin Festival ended with a rousing singalong in the early hours of Wednesday morning. The Local takes a look at some of the most striking images from the last few days of Spain's famous - and controversial - bull-running fest.

Catalan parties form pact for independence

Catalan parties form pact for independence

Parties seeking independence for Catalonia have forged an alliance for September regional elections that they hope will boost their drive to break away from Spain, sources said on Wednesday.

Venezuela: Spanish law ‘violates human rights’

Venezuela: Spanish law ‘violates human rights’

Nicolás Maduro - the president of Venezuela who has established rule by decree in his own country twice - denounced Spain’s controversial "gag law" because it violates human rights and resembles a dictatorship.

Rajoy to submit Greek debt deal to parliament

Rajoy to submit Greek debt deal to parliament

Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said on Wednesday he will submit the eurozone deal on Greece's debts to parliament to ensure support for his country's multi-billion-euro contribution.

Hero cops save newborn baby dumped in trash

Hero cops save newborn baby dumped in trash

Spanish police have rescued a week-old baby who was dumped in a backpack inside an underground rubbish container near Madrid.

Tsipras says Europe ‘can change’ if Podemos wins

Tsipras says Europe ‘can change’ if Podemos wins

Greece's Prime Minister said Europe "can change" if "forces similar to Syriza" win in the upcoming Spanish elections, while Podemos distanced itself on Tuesday from its Greek ally.