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Earthquake in Sevilla that nobody noticed
AN EARTHQUAKE struck the province of Sevilla at lunchtime today (Tuesday), according to the National Geographical Institute (IGN) - but nobody even ...
Goat found wandering around A&E at La Fe hospital
A GOAT managed to sneak into A&E at Valencia's La Fe hospital, causing patients and staff to do a double take at the sight of the unusual ...
Homeless man finds healthy newborn in wheelie-bin
A HOMELESS man hunting for food in a wheelie-bin in Ourense (Galicia) found a newborn baby - alive and well.

RENFE seeks 675 new employees in largest-ever mass job offer in its history
RAIL board RENFE has just launched the biggest-ever recruitment drive in its history: a total of 675 jobs are up for grabs, most of which are ...
'Malaya' corruption councillor on run 11 years gives himself up
A COUNCILLOR from Marbella wanted in connection with the Malaya property corruption case who has been on the run from justice for over 11 years has handed ...
First woman to win motorcycle World Championship race is Spanish: Ana Carrasco, 20, goes down in history
SPAIN'S Ana Carrasco is the first-ever female to win a world championship motorcycle race in a sport that continues to be male-dominated.

Death of Violet Brown, 117, makes Ana Maria Vela third-oldest person on earth
SPAIN'S Ana María Vela Rubio has been 'upgraded' to the third-oldest person on earth after the death of Jamaica's Violet Mosse-Brown ...
'Have the courage' to ban the bull, PACMA urges politicians
THOUSANDS of demonstrators have called for 'political bravery' on the part of governments to pass a law banning bull-fighting once and for all across Spain.

Barcelona bakery explosion 'accident, not terrorism'
A BAKERY explosion in central Barcelona has left 21 people injured, one of whom is in a critical condition, but authorities stress that the blast was an unfortunate accident ...
Ryanair cancels 2,000 flights to 'improve punctuality'
LOW-COST airline Ryanair has cancelled 2,000 flights between now and the end of October to 'improve its punctuality', which had become affected by ...
Cash workers 'ordered to hide in manure heap' if police turned up
AN EMPLOYER who forced his workers to hide in manure heaps whenever the police came by has been arrested in Almoradí (Alicante province).

Escaped cow has Twitter profile saying she 'wants her freedom'
A COW who disappeared 13 days ago in Burriana (Castellón province) has her own profile on Twitter as authorities search high and low ...
Falling temperatures and rain across south-east and north
DRAMATIC drops in temperature in time for the weekend are expected to be accompanied by more rain and thunder storms, especially in the ...
Moody's: Spain's credit rating would plummet if Catalunya seceded
CATALUNYA'S independence would be a major blow to Spain's international credit rating - and to that of Catalunya as a new ...
Spain to take control of Catalunya's finances if referendum not cancelled
SPAIN'S national government has given Catalunya 48 hours' notice that it will seize control of the region's finances if it does ...
Ryanair cabin-crew recruitment days in Spain
LOW-COST airline Ryanair is seeking cabin crew, and is actively recruiting across Spain.

Catalunya 'IndyRef': Ada Colau criticises 'warlike' attitudes on both sides

BARCELONA'S left-wing mayoress says Catalunya needs a referendum, but 'not one that leaves half its people out of the ...
Barcelona terrorists visited Eiffel Tower and stayed near apartment containing explosives in Villejuif
THE terrorists who killed 16 people in two attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils (Tarragona province) in August went for a 'tourist ...
Town speed limits should be 30km/h to protect pedestrians, says study
SPEED limits in built-up areas should be a maximum of 30 kilometres per hour (18.75mph) to keep pedestrians safe, according to ...
Javier Gomez Noya wins World Ironman Championships in Tennessee
SPAIN'S Javier Gómez Noya is once again World Ironman Champion for the second time in his career after becoming the fastest person ...
Prosecution orders 712 mayors to testify over Catalunya referendum
MAYORS of 712 towns, villages and cities in Catalunya have been ordered to appear in court for having agreed to provide polling stations on October 1 for the 'illegal' ...
Staff 'should be told what their colleagues earn', says PSOE
EMPLOYEES should have the right to know what all their colleagues in their company earn, the opposition socialists (PSOE) in Spain's government says.

Spanish tourist jailed in Russia for keeping makeup bag she found
A HOLIDAYMAKER from Sevilla is in prison in St Petersburg accused of stealing a makeup bag at the airport.

Sagrada Familia area cordoned off due to 'false terror alarm'

POLICE evacuated the area around Barcelona's iconic 20th-century Sagrada Família cathedral at 20.30 this evening (Tuesday) after a 'suspicious white van' ...
Policeman stabbed to death during 'suitcase murder' arrest
A POLICE officer has died in Valencia after being stabbed whilst arresting a suspect in a 'body in a bag' case in the city.