Basque separatists submit bill for the right to decide region’s ‘future’

Basque separatists submit bill for the right to decide region’s ‘future’

A Basque separatist coalition has submitted a bill to the local parliament aimed at allowing citizens to decide on the "future" of the northern Spanish region, which could include independence.

Marquez hopes to leave spat with MotoGP rival Rossi behind him

Marquez hopes to leave spat with MotoGP rival Rossi behind him

Defending MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez has said he hopes his spat with championship leader Valentino Rossi doesn't spoil a tense title decider in the Valencia Grand Prix on Sunday.

Three jihadists arrested in Madrid planning terror attacks in Spain

Three jihadists arrested in Madrid planning terror attacks in Spain

Spanish authorities said on Tuesday they had arrested three Moroccans suspected of links to the Isis jihadist group, who were aiming to carry out terror acts in Spain.

Four drown as flash floods sweep through Spanish retirement home

Four drown as flash floods sweep through Spanish retirement home

Four pensioners drowned on Tuesday when a river burst its banks and flooded their retirement home in northeastern Spain, officials said.

Climbing a tree is no picnic for this adorable family of Spanish bears

Climbing a tree is no picnic for this adorable family of Spanish bears

A family of bears has been captured on film trying – and failing – to climb a tree in the Spanish Pyrenees.

Spanish unemployment figures rise again as seasonal contracts end

Spanish unemployment figures rise again as seasonal contracts end

Spain's jobless total rose for a third straight month in October to 4.18 million, the employment ministry said on Tuesday.

Galicia town to take action against Google Translate over ‘clitoris’ gaffe

Galicia town to take action against Google Translate over ‘clitoris’ gaffe

A Galician town whose website ended up promoting a "clitoris festival" when translated by Google, is considering making an official complaint to the company.

German medical company rejects blame for blinded Spanish patients

German medical company rejects blame for blinded Spanish patients

A German medical company has rejected claims its product cost 13 Spaniards their sight in one eye as the substance was also linked to medical mishaps in France.