Parents lock child in hot car to hit Marbella shops

Parents lock child in hot car to hit Marbella shops

Police have arrested a couple who left their 12-year-old daughter locked in a car in the midday sun outside a Marbella shopping centre.

Footballer sparks row by wearing Franco T-shirt

Footballer sparks row by wearing Franco T-shirt

The latest signing to Real Jaén FC wore a T-shirt printed with the face of the fascist dictator and after causing a stir claimed not to have a clue who the man was.

Fastest economic growth in Spain since crisis

Fastest economic growth in Spain since crisis

Spain’s economy is powering ahead at the fastest pace since the start of the global financial crisis in 2007.

Madrid’s traditional museum scene receives a haute couture makeover

Madrid’s traditional museum scene receives a haute couture makeover

Madrid’s museums are moving away from the traditional to embrace new artistic forms and the latest brings a touch of haute couture to the capital's celebrated art scene.

Finally! Spain’s heatwave to end with fierce storms

Finally! Spain’s heatwave to end with fierce storms

One of the hottest July's on record will come to a close amid stormy weather and a drop in temperature of up to six degrees, Spain's weather agency has announced.

PM backs ‘xenophobic’ candidate in Catalan vote

PM backs ‘xenophobic’ candidate in Catalan vote

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Wednesday backed a former mayor whose comments have been called xenophobic as his party's top candidate for regional elections in independence-minded Catalonia.

Tokyo 2020 logo sparks copycat calls from Spain

Tokyo 2020 logo sparks copycat calls from Spain

Tokyo's 2020 Olympic emblem has triggered astonishment in Europe due to its resemblance to the logo of a Belgian theatre and a separate Spanish design.