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WATCH: Spain’s infamous, botched ‘Ecce homo’ painting spotted in history of art tribute in...

A TRIBUTE to the infamous ‘Ecce homo’ botched restoration painting from Zaragoza in Spain has appeared in a parade in Japan.    The real ‘Ecce...

VIDEO: ‘Undercover’ camera vehicles hunting drivers using mobile phones at the wheel in Spain

A NEW campaign has been launched in Spain to catch out drivers using their mobile phones at the wheel. A key objective of the General...

STONED: Missiles rain down on cars from Costa motorway bridge – one youth charged

A GANG of youths who caused serious damage to cars by throwing stones from a bridge spanning the A-7 motorway in southern Spain have...

WATCH: Artist desecrates the tomb of General Franco – Spain’s former dictator – with...

A SPANISH ARTIST attending the 11am morning mass today (Wednesday) at the Valley of the Fallen has been filmed desecrating the tomb of Spain's...

WATCH: Police raid frees young transsexuals forced into prostitution by black magic threats in...

NATIONAL POLICE have dismantled a crime gang that sexually exploited young transsexuals in an apartment in Spain. Fifteen victims have been freed and four suspects,...

WATCH: Tornado rips through town in south of Spain tearing up trees

A SMALL tornado has ripped through Sevilla in Andalucia in the south of Spain leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. The freak weather,...

Woman swept to her death by flooded river in south of Spain

A WOMAN was swept to her death last night (Tuesday) when she was caught out by a fast-rising river on Spain's south coast. Local and...

WATCH: Terrifying moment ship crashes into cargo crane in Spain engulfing pier in flames

A SHIP has crashed into a cargo crane in Barcelona this morning (Wednesday) in Spain. The incident happened this morning at the Port of Barcelona...

WEATHER WARNINGS: Orange alerts for heavy rain on Costa del Sol and provinces of...

SPAIN faces another day of severe weather warnings for more torrential rain - particularly along the Costa del Sol, inland from Malaga and also...

Frank Sinatra tribute coming to top Marbella restaurant

IF you love to pair great music with delicious food then you need to get down to Cibo Italiano on Marbella's glittering Golden Mile. Marbella's...
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Man arrested after allegedly breaking into 17 cars in one night on Costa...

NATIONAL POLICE officers in Spain have arrested a 31-year-old Spanish man in Estepona on the Costa del Sol for allegedly breaking into 17 vehicles on...

Holidaymaker ‘taking short cut’ across Costa motorway killed by car in Spain

AN IRISH father-of-three was hit and killed by a car in Spain as he attempted to cross a Costa Blanca motorway on foot, apparently...

TRAIN STRIKE SPAIN: A third of services CANCELLED as rail union strikes TOMORROW

SPANISH train operator Renfe has announced advance plans to cancel 295 of their passenger train services tomorrow (October 31). The company plans to suspend 87...

Top first date ideas for Brits on the Costa del Sol

WHETHER you’re new to the Costa del Sol, or you’ve been here for years, chances are you’ll be going on a romantic date or...

Benidorm fake tummy sickness claimants rumbled by Jet2holidays probe

FOUR fake sickness fraudsters from the UK were sentenced by Liverpool High Court after admitting their gastric illness claims against Jet2holidays following an all-inclusive stay...

SNOW JOKE: Blizzard conditions make roads impassable in parts of southern Spain

SNOWY conditions in parts of the south of Spain have forced authorities to make the use of snow chains or winter tyres mandatory particularly...

Ram raiders smash way into two Costa electrical stores

TWO electronics stores have been targeted in ram raid attacks on the Costa del Sol - and police have not ruled a link between...

Junta allocates €37 million after floods and urges Spain’s government to declare disaster zone

MORE than a week after flash-flooding devasted 50 towns in the south of Spain the regional government in Andalucia has allocated €37 million to...

WATCH: Police in Spain and UK smash Costa drug ring creating “largest synthetic drugs...

SPANISH and  British police have made several arrests in order to halt the creation of what would have been the largest drug laboratories in...

SCARE IN THE AIR: Two Ryanair planes involved in mid-air near-miss over...

THE budget Irish airline Ryanair is facing problems on the ground and in the air after two of its planes were involved in a near-miss...

SCARY: Halloween “killer” costume warnings for kids in Spain

A CONSUMER protection body in Spain has issued a warning about potentially lethal Halloween costumes for kids. The group has warned that some costumes on...

Spanish naval ship ‘neutralises’ illegal whaling ship off Somalian coast

A SPANISH naval ship has stopped an illegal whaling ship off the coast of Somalia as part of ongoing efforts to tackle piracy off...

Leicester City mourns helicopter crash victims as club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha among the dead

THE helicopter crash outside Leicester City’s stadium on Saturday killed the club’s owner, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, two members of his staff, the pilot, and a...

Spanish university researchers say Iberian script seized in southern Spain is ‘forged’

AN ANCIENT sheet thought to be the oldest artefact of its kind found in Spain has turned out to be a forgery, according to...