Cautious optimism as Spain graft-busters gain ground

Cautious optimism as Spain graft-busters gain ground

For years, Spaniards watched angrily as corruption-hit politicians appeared to benefit from a get-out-of-jail-free card, but the mood is cautiously changing as the once-powerful find themselves behind bars.

Spain’s unemployment rate rises for first time in a year

Spain’s unemployment rate rises for first time in a year

Spain's first-quarter jobless rate rose for the first time in a year, official figures showed Thursday, mainly due to a lull in the tourism sector.

Overseas voters urged to have their say in the UK general election

Overseas voters urged to have their say in the UK general election

With the UK general election just six weeks away on June 8th, it’s important to remember to register to vote if you can and want to have your say.

Jihadi suspect held in Barcelona spotted at Eagles of Death Metal concert

Jihadi suspect held in Barcelona spotted at Eagles of Death Metal concert

A man held in a Spanish anti-jihadist raid was spotted in September in front of a Barcelona concert hall where the band that was playing during the Bataclan attack in Paris was due to perform, police said Wednesday.

Basque town of Guernica marks 80th anniversary of bombings

Basque town of Guernica marks 80th anniversary of bombings

Some 200 people gathered at a cemetery in the northern Spanish town of Guernica Wednesday to mark the 80th anniversary of its bombing by Nazi warplanes during the Spanish civil war.