Europe

Spain to exhume historic leader Francisco Franco's body

The body of a man considered a dictator by many Spaniards will be moved to a private, family tomb.

Europe

Spain's supreme court rules in favour of moving Franco's remains

The decision possibly puts an end to decades of controversy over the late dictator's burial place.

Spain's supreme court rules in favour of moving Franco's remains

Spain

Spain to hold fourth election in 4 years as talks fail

Acting PM Pedro Sanchez announces November 10 vote after parties fail to reach deal following inconclusive April poll.

Spain to hold fourth election in 4 years as talks fail

Weather

At least four killed in eastern Spain floods

The change of season is usually violent in the western Mediterranean and eastern Spain is bearing the brunt this autumn.

At least four killed in eastern Spain floods

Tennis

Real Madrid wants to organise Nadal-Federer match

Spanish football club president seeks to set attendance record at exhibition match between former world number ones.

Real Madrid wants to stage Nadal-Federer match at Bernabeu

Spain

Ex-Spain coach Luis Enrique's daughter dies of cancer

Former Spain and Barcelona manager paid tribute to his daughter Xana after she died from bone cancer.

Luis Enrique: Former Spain manager's daughter, 9, dies of cancer

Spain

Seven killed in midair collision in Spain's Mallorca

A helicopter and a light plane collide over the island of Mallorca, killing seven people.

Seven killed in midair collision in Spain's Mallorca

AJ Impact

Is Biarritz good for biz? EU-US trade hangs in balance at G7

As world leaders gather in France's Basque Country, European negotiators are set to dig in their heels against Trump.

Is Biarritz good for biz? EU-US trade hangs in balance at G7

Europe

Spain may fine Open Arms rescue ship $1m

The Open Arms saga has not ended with the Italian prosecutor's order to bring the scores of rescued people ashore.

Open Arms rescue ship faces $1m fine from Spain

Europe

'Out-of-control' Canary Islands wildfire rages as 9,000 evacuated

Blaze on Spanish island of Gran Canaria fuelled by combination of high temperatures, strong winds and low humidity.

Europe

Spanish warship to assist transfer of refugees stranded off Italy

Announcement by Madrid comes as 15 refugees stuck on Open Arms rescue vessel jump overboard and try to swim ashore.

Spanish warship to assist transfer of refugees stranded off Italy

Weather

'Out-of-control' Canary Islands wildfire rages as 9,000 evacuated

Blaze on Spanish island of Gran Canaria propelled by combination of high temperatures, strong winds and low humidity.

'Out-of-control' Canary Islands wildfire rages as 9,000 evacuated

Spain

Charity says refugees stranded off Italy should be flown to Spain

On standoff's 18th day, Open Arms calls Spanish offer to allow ship disembark at port 1,000km away 'incomprehensible'.

Charity says refugees stranded off Italy should be flown to Spain

Spain

Migrant rescue vessel declines Spain's offer to dock in Algeciras

Open Arms says conditions for 107 migrants on board too dire to make 6-day journey to the Spanish port.

Migrant rescue vessel declines Spain's offer to dock in Algeciras

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Sanchez to make new bid to form Spanish government

The acting prime minister needs the support of Catalan and Basque groups to form a socialist-led government.

Spain's Sanchez turns left in bid to form government