Fri, 28 Feb 2020 15:59:00 +0100
Spanish public prosecutors said Friday they have filed the country's first lawsuit against the spread of 'fake news' which targets a woman who tweeted a video falsely claiming to show migrant children harassing a teacher in Spain.
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 14:22:05 +0100
A total of 25 people have now tested positive to COVID-19 in Spain. Here's what we know so far about the cases of the virus in Spain. (This article is not behind a paywall)
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 09:57:29 +0100
Health authorities on the Canary Island partially lifted quarantine on Thursday evening at the H10 Costa Adeje Palace hotel which has been under lockdown since Monday when the first of four Italian guests tested positive to COVID-19.
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 09:00:43 +0100
A Spanish military pilot was killed when his plane crashed into the Mediterranean Sea during an aerial acrobatics display on Thursday.
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 15:13:29 +0100
You might well hear this phrase in the next few days.
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 13:05:34 +0100
Ever wondered why Madrid has a square named after British conservative Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher? Alan McGuire finds out.
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 12:45:19 +0100
Scandal-hit opera star Placido Domingo on Thursday said his apology over sexual harassment allegations had given a "false impression" but cancelled his appearance in an upcoming performance in Madrid.
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 09:45:54 +0100
Coronavirus has been in the news since January and this week the first cases were confirmed on mainland Spain. But is there reason to be worried? And what should we do to avoid contracting the virus? (This article is not behind a paywall)
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 16:04:34 +0100
Spain's culture ministry on Wednesday cancelled opera star Placido Domingo's participation in an upcoming Madrid show, a day after he accepted "full responsibility" in a sexual harassment scandal.
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 14:27:20 +0100
With the rise of Airbnb and other home sharing platforms, many people are buying apartments in popular vacation areas and renting them out to earn additional income.
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 12:54:24 +0100
With news that Coronavirus has been detected on the Canary Island of Tenerife, a popular holiday destination for those seeking winter sun, many readers are asking whether it’s safe to go.
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 19:22:46 +0100
It wouldn't be carnival in Spain without a bit of controversy over chosen themes. But one town in Spain has really taken it too far.
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 16:27:34 +0100
Catalonia’s regional health department reports that a woman in Barcelona has tested positive to Covid-19, becoming the first case of the coronavirus to be confirmed on mainland Spain.
Police at the door and staff in masks: Welcome to life under lockdown at Tenerife's 'coronavirus hotel'
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 15:27:44 +0100
Guests have been sharing details of life in the hotel in Tenerife since it was locked down following a confirmed case of coronavirus.
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 10:38:24 +0100
Opera star Placido Domingo, who is facing multiple allegations of sexual harassment, on Tuesday apologised for "the hurt" caused to his accusers, saying he accepted "full responsibility" for his actions.
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 08:55:02 +0100
Around 1,000 guests are under lock down in a hotel in southern Tenerife after an Italian doctor on holiday there became the third confirmed case of Covid-19 in Spain.
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 13:00:00 +0100
Each year across Spain at the end of carnival, funereal parades take place for the ceremonial burying of a fish. But why? Conor Faulkner investigates.
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 12:20:29 +0100
Spain is currently a coronavirus free zone, although several people are under observation as potential carriers after recent travel to northern Italy, where 154 people have currently tested positive for the virus and four have died. (This article is not behind a paywall)
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 10:45:18 +0100
The UK is making European immigration more difficult and much less appealing and this is exactly what the Brexiters wanted, writes Bremain in Spain's Sue Wilson. But imagine if Spain decided to do the same thing?
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 09:41:10 +0100
Known as a Calima in Spanish, the weather phenomenon saw high winds brings sand from the Sahara desert sweep across the Canary Islands.