At least three migrants reported dead during clashes at Ceuta border

At least three migrants reported dead during clashes at Ceuta border

At least three people have reportedly drowned as a group of 200 people attempted to cross into Spain’s enclave of Ceuta from Morocco.

No gracias: Madrid’s leftist mayor turns down €25 corporate gift

No gracias: Madrid’s leftist mayor turns down €25 corporate gift

Madrid mayor Manuela Carmena has lived up to her scrupulous standards by refusing to accept a Christmas gift from a businessman.

Europe’s first carnival of 2016 kicks off with crazy costumes in Spain

Europe’s first carnival of 2016 kicks off with crazy costumes in Spain

La Vijanera carnival took place in Spain on the first Sunday of January as thousands of people gathered in the Cantabrian town of Silió to bid farewell to winter.

Rainy Reyes: Provinces across Spain on alert for stormy weather

Rainy Reyes: Provinces across Spain on alert for stormy weather

2016 is getting off to a wet start in Spain, where 38 provinces are on alert for severe winds and rain.

Why Spain loves the Three Kings

Why Spain loves the Three Kings

The Feast of Epiphany is traditionally Spain's main festive holiday, when children receive their presents brought not by Santa Claus, but by the Three Kings.

‘I wanted to change the narrative of what it’s like to be black in Spain’

‘I wanted to change the narrative of what it’s like to be black in Spain’

In the latest instalment of My Spanish Career The Local talks to Sienna Brown, founder of Las Morenas de España, a community that is redefining the black experience in Spain.

He’s got rhythm: Mariano Rajoy puts on his dancing shoes for 2016

He’s got rhythm: Mariano Rajoy puts on his dancing shoes for 2016

He may be struggling to form a government but Mariano Rajoy proved he could still get into the groove as he celebrated New Year’s Eve at a party in Galicia.

Spain plans super  ‘whale highway’ to help safe migration through Med

Spain plans super ‘whale highway’ to help safe migration through Med

Spain’s Environment Ministry is planning a special route through the Mediterranean that will protect whales and dolphins from the dangers of oil drilling.