Spain’s Princess Cristina takes stand in tax evasion trial

Spain’s Princess Cristina takes stand in tax evasion trial

She is the country's first royal to face criminal charges since the monarchy's 1975 restoration.

Princess’ husband admits palace knew about deals: trial

Princess’ husband admits palace knew about deals: trial

Princess Cristina's husband said the palace was aware of his business dealings, which are at the centre of a fraud trial.

Readers reveal: Nine sure-fire ways to improve your Spanish

Readers reveal: Nine sure-fire ways to improve your Spanish

Language learning is not always plain sailing, but The Local has compiled some tips that are guaranteed to help you along the way.

Child runs for help at petrol station for drunk-driving mum

Child runs for help at petrol station for drunk-driving mum

An 11-year-old boy pleaded for help while stopping at a petrol station in Catalonia with his mum because she was driving drunk.

Wanted: amateur Indiana Joneses for Spanish dig

Wanted: amateur Indiana Joneses for Spanish dig

A Spanish community is crowdfunding help to excavate an impressive Iron Age hillfort in Galicia, on the Atlantic coast of Spain.

Spanish police unwittingly save ex-terrorists in snow

Spanish police unwittingly save ex-terrorists in snow

The Guardia Civil helped a group of convicted members of the terror group Eta, which is responsible for killing more than 200 officers on the Spanish force.

Top uni scraps homeopathy – because it’s nonsense

Top uni scraps homeopathy – because it’s nonsense

One of Spain’s top universities has scrapped a homeopathy programme because of its "lack of scientific basis".

Gang smuggled asylum seekers into UK through Spain

Gang smuggled asylum seekers into UK through Spain

Spain's National Police have arrested a group involved in a network that helped people enter the UK illegally through Spain in order to apply for asylum.

Socialists lose first parliament vote to form government

Socialists lose first parliament vote to form government

Spain's Socialist chief Pedro Sanchez failed on Wednesday in his bid to form a new government after both main rival parties voted against him.

Brits in EU: It’s your future, so act now to keep Britain in

Brits in EU: It’s your future, so act now to keep Britain in

If you're a Brit living elsewhere in the EU, June's referendum affects you personally. Here's how you can make a difference, George Cunningham writes.