Catalonia

Catalan separatists go on trial in Spain

In 'trial of the century', 12 separatists face up to 25 years in jail for the failed Catalonia independence bid in 2017.

Catalan separatists go on trial in Spain

Catalonia

Who are the 12 Catalan leaders facing years in prison?

Catalan secessionist leaders charged with rebellion were moved from Barcelona to Madrid for the 'trial of the century'.

Who are the 12 Catalan leaders facing years in prison?

Spain

Spanish nationalists call for Pedro Sanchez's resignation

After socialist PM's attempt to calm tensions with Catalonia, right wingers call him a traitor and demand elections.

Spanish nationalists call for Pedro Sanchez's resignation

Catalonia

Spanish PM travels to Strasbourg to 'defend' country's judiciary

Pedro Sanchez to meet EU rights court officials amid concerns over impartiality in trying pro-Catalonia leaders.

Spanish PM travels to Strasbourg to 'defend' country's judiciary

Spain

Lawyers of Catalan separatists accuse police of 'humiliation'

A dozen Catalan separatists will go on trial on February 12 over their bid to make the region independent from Spain.

Lawyers of Catalan separatists accuse police of 'humiliation'

Europe

European nations recognise Guaido as Venezuela's acting president

Major European powers recognise Venezuela's opposition leader as interim president as Russia slams 'interference'.

Brexit

'My biggest concern is losing freedom of movement'

From fears of a no deal and worries about the pound to concerns of moving back home, Britons in Spain address Brexit.

The view from Spain: British migrants fear Brexit impact

Cyprus

What to expect from the 2019 South EU Summit

Spain, Portugal, France, Malta, Italy, Greece and Cyprus will meet to discuss security, energy and migration.

What to expect from the 2019 South EU Summit

Spain

Spanish boy, 2, found dead in borehole after 13-day search

Two-year-old Julen Rosello's remains were recovered from 70-metre depth, ending a complex search operation near Malaga.

Spanish boy, 2, found dead in borehole after 13-day search

Football

Real Madrid become world's richest football club

Both Real Madrid and Barcelona beat former highest-earner Manchester United in total revenue for 2017-18 season.

Real Madrid: World's richest football club ahead of Barcelona

Europe

Taxi driver badly hurt in Spain's 'anti-Uber' strike

Cabbie suffers serious brain injury while protesting against unfair competition from ride-hailing services.

Taxi driver badly hurt in Spain's 'anti-Uber' strike

Spain

Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo fined $21m in tax evasion case

Star footballer to serve a two-year suspended jail term as part of a pre-agreed deal with Spanish tax authorities.

Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo fined $21m in tax evasion case

Opinion

Spain's far right hates not only immigrants, but also women

What is behind the unexpected rise of Spain's racist, homophobic and anti-immigrant Vox party?

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Europe

Spain rescuers struggle to reach two-year-old who fell in well

They say they are working under the assumption the toddler survived the fall nearly a week ago and is trapped dozens of metres below ground.

Europe

Netherlands ready to take in refugees from NGO ship off Malta

Dutch government offers to take some of the 32 refugees on Sea-Watch 3, as Malta offers two ships shelter from storm.