The eastern Spanish town of Ibi held its annual Enfarinats festival, a colourful and messy fiesta which sees revellers launch eggs, flour and firecrackers at each other in a mock coup d’etat.
Spanish police have detained a man and a woman who kept their 59-year-old brother locked up in "inhuman conditions" in a tiny, roofless room adjoining their home.
We have chosen a selection of the most read stories from Spain over the last twelve months from the slightly bizarre to the downright unbelievable.
After a week-long battle against more than 200 wildfires that ravaged northern Spain, long-awaited rainfall on Tuesday helped extinguish the blazes.
Police made the haul after stopping a truck which seemed to be travelling without any cargo... until they checked its fuel tank.
Conservationists will start using drone technology to track the world's most endangered cat as the species battles to survive in the Andalusian countryside.
Spain's Supreme Court highlighted the pimp's "horrific behaviour" and extreme cruelty when handing down the harsh sentence.
A lesson in why it isn't a good idea to publically insult the team that you are then signed by.
Amid unseasonably warm weather, firefighters battled over 130 wind-fuelled wildfires in northern Spain on Monday which officials suspect were deliberately set.