Five-year-old among three still missing in deadly Majorca floods
Hundreds of rescue workers searched desperately Thursday for a five-year-old boy and two Germans still missing on Spain's holiday island of Majorca after flash floods tore through streets and swept away cars, killing 10 people.
Irregular migrants abandon Libya for Morocco to Spain route
Thousands of irregular migrants from Africa are now considering the Morocco to Spain route in an attempt to reach Europe by land, says the Migrant Project. The anti-irregular migration campaign group, in a press statement, said due to the unrest and clampdown in Libya, many migrants are avoiding the Libyan route which is deemed too…
Spain's embattled justice minister refuses to resign
Spain's socialist administration has already lost two of its ministers since coming to power in June.
UNWTO to discuss innovative tourism experiences in urban destinations
Innovation, traveller demand for diverse and authentic experiences in cities, and urban tourism governance models will be the central themes of the United Nations...
Spain taxman drops accusations against James Rodriguez
Spain's taxman has dropped accusations that Colombia's James Rodriguez evaded millions of euros in taxes when he played at Real Madrid, the El Mundo daily reported Tuesday.
Spain prime minister vows to strip officials of judicial privileges
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez vowed Monday to reform the constitution to end judicial privileges enjoyed by politicians, judges, royals and other top officials which can shield them from corruption charges.
'Potato field' pitch probe after Barcelona fury
Spanish football authorities on Sunday said they could punish La Liga outfit Valladolid for the sub-standard condition of their pitch, which cut up badly during their 1-0 defeat by Barcelona the day before. Astonishingly the pitch had only been laid four days ahead of the game, during which some sections became detached in pre-fabricated square…
Pique hits out at La Liga organisers after 'lamentable' Valladolid pitch
Barcelona centre-back Gerard Pique hit out at La Liga organisers after his team edged to victory over Valladolid on a "lamentable" pitch. The weekend action in Spain has been overshadowed by threats of a player strike over plans to stage matches in the United States, and Pique called on organisers to change their priorities. "The…