Eleven jailed in stamp scam, one of Spain’s ‘biggest frauds’

Eleven jailed in stamp scam, one of Spain’s ‘biggest frauds’

It was one of the biggest scams ever seen in Spain. And it was based around stamp collecting.

Spain escapes fine from EU over excessive deficit

Spain escapes fine from EU over excessive deficit

The European Commission has backed away from slapping fines on Spain and Portugal for running high deficits, in what would have been a landmark move by the EU to impose tough budget rules.

Spain ups security at tourist spots as terrorism fears grow

Spain ups security at tourist spots as terrorism fears grow

A spate of terror attacks carried out by individuals in France and Germany has prompted Spain to boost security at tourist spots.

Air Europa pilots call off four-day strike

Air Europa pilots call off four-day strike

Good news for those flying with Air Europa as pilots have called off a strike planned for July 30th to August 2nd.

Jihadist brothers arrested in Catalonia for financing Isis

Jihadist brothers arrested in Catalonia for financing Isis

The two brothers were arrested in Girona, in northeastern Spain, on Wednesday morning.

Ex-cop shoots new in-laws at wedding reception in Spain

Ex-cop shoots new in-laws at wedding reception in Spain

A retired Civil Guard fired shots at members of his bride's family during the wedding celebrations and then turned the gun on himself.

Spain calls in army as wildfire reaches nature reserve

Spain calls in army as wildfire reaches nature reserve

Spanish troops intervened on Tuesday as a wildfire near the eastern city of Valencia spread to a nature reserve.

Spanish king ‘concerned’ about political deadlock

Spanish king ‘concerned’ about political deadlock

The monarch is beginning a fourth round of talks with party representatives to try and agree on a government.

Five brilliant ways to beat the crowds in Barcelona

Five brilliant ways to beat the crowds in Barcelona

As the summer tourists begin the swarm over the city, discover some of Barcelona's more hidden gems...