Policeman stabbed to death in Valencia by Swede suspected of ‘body in suitcase’ murder

Policeman stabbed to death in Valencia by Swede suspected of ‘body in suitcase’ murder

A police officer was stabbed to death in Valencia as he attempted to arrest a man suspected of killing a man and leaving his chopped up corpse in a suitcase on a city street.

Spain prosecutors threaten to arrest pro-referendum mayors in Catalonia

Spain prosecutors threaten to arrest pro-referendum mayors in Catalonia

Spain's state prosecutor has ordered a criminal probe of Catalan mayors who cooperate with an October 1st independence referendum deemed illegal by Madrid and threatened to arrest those who do not comply.

Number of migrants arriving in Spain soars: minister

Number of migrants arriving in Spain soars: minister

The number of migrants arriving in Spain so far this year has soared more than 88 percent from the same period in 2016, Interior Minister Juan Ignacio Zoido said onTuesday.

Barcelona’s Sagrada Familia evacuated in ‘false alarm’ bomb scare

Barcelona’s Sagrada Familia evacuated in ‘false alarm’ bomb scare

Spanish police temporarily evacuated Barcelona's Sagrada Familia church and nearby businesses on Tuesday after a van parked nearby prompted a bomb scare which they said turned out to be a "false alarm".

Swedish tourist held in Barcelona over alleged sex assaults

Swedish tourist held in Barcelona over alleged sex assaults

A Swedish man in his mid-20s is being held in Barcelona on suspicion of a series of sexual assaults.