Spain’s Banco Popular axes over 2,600 jobs

Spain’s Banco Popular axes over 2,600 jobs

Spain's struggling Banco Popular has slashed over 2,600 jobs, about 18 percent of its workforce, in the latest round of cost cutting by a Spanish lender.

Drunk drives into oncoming traffic with car wheel missing

Drunk drives into oncoming traffic with car wheel missing

Police in Catalonia detained a woman after she was caught driving drunk along the wrong side of a motorway in a car missing one of its front wheels.

Fascists salute Franco on 41st anniversary of his death

Fascists salute Franco on 41st anniversary of his death

Sunday marked the 41st anniversary of the death of General Francisco Franco and far right supporters nostalgic for the dictatorship took to the streets.

German murder suspect found in Spain with RIP tattoo clue

German murder suspect found in Spain with RIP tattoo clue

Spanish police were handed a large clue after discovering the suspect had tattooed the death date of his murdered girlfriend on his arm.

British navy warns Spanish ship with flares near Gibraltar

British navy warns Spanish ship with flares near Gibraltar

A British navy patrol boat fired flares to warn off a Spanish ship which entered disputed waters off Gibraltar, the latest in a series of maritime face-offs between the two sides.