Conservative leader leaves party amid corruption probe

Conservative leader leaves party amid corruption probe

A veteran conservative politician and long-time former mayor of Valencia said she is leaving her Popular Party (PP) amid a corruption investigation, but has insisted she will keep her seat in the Spanish Senate.

Teachers in Spain among the highest paid worldwide

Teachers in Spain among the highest paid worldwide

A new report shows Spanish teachers start off earning more than in most countries worldwide. But their pay increases don't quite keep up with the rest over time.

Man freed after French police stop him 10cm inside Spain

Man freed after French police stop him 10cm inside Spain

What’s in a few cm? Well the difference between being free and being locked up in a detention centre for one lucky Moroccan man.

Caretaker abandons 90-yr-old granny in bar to go to fiesta

Caretaker abandons 90-yr-old granny in bar to go to fiesta

The caretaker of a 90-year-old woman in a wheelchair left her at a bar to go attend a party in Valencia, police report.

Women-led flotilla sails from Barcelona to Gaza Strip

Women-led flotilla sails from Barcelona to Gaza Strip

Some 20 women of different nationalities set sail for the Gaza Strip from Barcelona on Wednesday evening, in the latest attempt to break a crippling blockade imposed by Israel.

Spain’s Doñana wetlands going dry, WWF warns

Spain’s Doñana wetlands going dry, WWF warns

The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is warning that one of Europe*s most important wetland reserves only receives a fifth of the water it needs.