Spain raises tax on fags, booze and sugary drinks in pledge to meet EU deficit target

Spain raises tax on fags, booze and sugary drinks in pledge to meet EU deficit target

Spain has laid out its budget plans, pledging to drop its deficit below a EU-stipulated three-percent limit after several failed attempts while also tackling unemployment.

Busted: Gang that robbed tourists in Madrid by posing as police

Busted: Gang that robbed tourists in Madrid by posing as police

Spanish police have arrested a criminal gang that posed as police officers to rob tourists.

Two drown in flash floods as torrential rain hits southern Spain

Two drown in flash floods as torrential rain hits southern Spain

A weekend of torrential rain across southern Spain caused the worst flooding in thirty years and claimed the lives of two people.