Spain passes law to help clients claim back abusive mortgages from banks

Spain passes law to help clients claim back abusive mortgages from banks

The Spanish government approved a decree on Friday that gives banks three months to reach a settlement with clients who were sold mortgages with abusive interest rate floors.

Angry at Trump? Here’s how to become Spanish

Angry at Trump? Here’s how to become Spanish

Just as Brexit left many British expats considering the option of Spanish nationality, will Trump's presidency send Americans seeking refuge abroad?

Hundreds trapped in vehicles overnight on Spanish roads as snow brings chaos

Hundreds trapped in vehicles overnight on Spanish roads as snow brings chaos

Heavy snow across Spain has made dozens of roads impassable, including the A3, the main artery between Madrid and Valencia, where hundreds of drivers were trapped overnight.

What the Donald Trump presidency could mean for Spain

What the Donald Trump presidency could mean for Spain

What happens next? With Donald Trump inaugurated as the 45th president of the United States of America, The Local looks ahead at what impact his administration could have on Spain.

IN PICS: Is this Spain’s weirdest fiesta? Villagers pelt ‘devil’ with turnips to drive away evil

IN PICS: Is this Spain’s weirdest fiesta? Villagers pelt ‘devil’ with turnips to drive away evil

In Piornal crowds gather to pummel the Jarramplas - a resident dressed up as a devil-like character - with thousands of rock-hard turnips.

Russian ‘hacker’ wanted by the US is arrested in Spain

Russian ‘hacker’ wanted by the US is arrested in Spain

An alleged Russian hacker wanted for fraud has been detained in Spain and jailed pending extradition to the United States.