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North Korea claims raid on its Spanish Embassy in Madrid was a terrorist attack

A BREAK-IN at the North Korean embassy in Madrid last month, during which employees were reportedly held hostage and robbed, was “a grave terrorist...

Madrid marches to demand more help for Spain’s rural areas

THOUSANDS of protestors are taking part in a march in Madrid today to demand the government take action to curb the depopulation of rural...

French ambassador to Spain says he ‘regrets’ senators’ declaration supporting pro-Catalan figures

THE French ambassador to Spain has said he regrets moves from Senators in Paris who issued a declaration in support of those on trial...

GERARD PIQUE: The Barcelona defender told fans to stop shouting anti-Spain abuse

BARCELONA FC player Gerard Pique has spoken out against fans who shouted anti-Spain insults as Cataluña played Venezuela. As Pique played for the Catalan National...

Netflix to release Sir David Attenborough’s documentary with Penelope Cruz voicing the Spanish version

NETFLIX has announced it will release Sir David Attenborough’s new wildlife documentary in 10 languages with Penelope Cruz voicing the Spanish version. Hollywood actress Salma...

Cancer therapy clinics with less aggressive treatments to open in Spain

TWO private hospitals are due to open centres in Madrid as Spain joins a global race to adopt proton beam therapy, a form of...

TICK TOCK: Remember to put your clocks forward

THE clocks go forward in Spain at 2am tomorrow morning (Sunday) signalling lighter evenings and darker mornings. The annual practice has been followed by the...

Brit holidaymaker found ‘drowned’ in hotel swimming pool in Spain

A 53-YEAR-OLD British tourist has died after being found floating in a hotel swimming pool in Spain in the early hours of this morning...

Members of alleged people trafficking group arrested by Spanish police

SPANISH police have arrested 17 members of an alleged people trafficking ring in North Africa. The arrests took place in the Spanish enclave of Ceuta,...
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Lack of rainfall sparks fears over reserves in Spain

WATER reserves are being closely monitored by the Spanish government as a lack of rainfall threatens to take its toll on crops. Authorities are keeping...

Brits feature in BBC series surrounding Spain’s pornography industry

SIX British young people have featured in a BBC series exploring Spain’s pornography industry. The BBC Three three-part show, titled Porn Laid Bare, is now...

Scientists study brains in bid to help groups work better at joint tasks

A GROUP of Spanish and European scientists are carrying out a study into whether they can help groups work better at joint tasks by...

A third of Spain is forest

SPAIN is ranked 76th in the world by forest area with 36.94 per cent of the country covered by forests. And according to the World...

BREXIT: Uncertainty continues after British PM Theresa May’s deal defeated for third time

BRITAIN’S Prime Minister saw her Brexit deal voted down for the third time in Parliament today (Friday), prolonging uncertainty over how Britain’s withdrawal from...

Mojacar ranked in prettiest top ten

READERS of the El Pais newspaper have ranked Mojacar as one of the 10 prettiest villages in Andalucia. Mojacar came in at number six in...

Stalker obsessed with Gabriel Cruz’s mother

A COURT in Almeria has sentenced a 42-year old man to two years in prison for stalking the mother of Gabriel Cruz, the little...

Bremain in Spain talks to EWN about London’s Brexit Put it to the People...

AROUND 100 British expatriates from the Costa Blanca joined hundreds of thousands more in London on Saturday to march for a second Brexit referendum. Members...

PAY DROP: Workers in Spain earn less on average than they did 10 years...

WAGES in Spain are around 3 per cent lower than they were 10 years ago, according to trade union figures. The European Trade Union Confederation...

KERRI PARKER: The model gave a moving speech to guests at The Best You...

INSPIRATIONAL model and entrepreneur Kerri Parker took time after her moving speech to catch up with the Euro Weekly News. Kerri, who is the daughter...

EWN PHOTO ALBUM: The Best You Legacy Club Marbella

Euro Weekly News was the proud official media sponsor at the launch of The Best You Legacy Club Marbella - March 28.  

Fundraising appeal launched for Costa del Sol singer Antony Wolfson after sound gear is...

A PERFORMER and friend of Costa del Sol-based singer Antony Wolfson has launched a fundraising appeal after his PA system was stolen yesterday (Thursday). Nathan...

BREAKING: Parliament votes to reject PM Theresa May’s Brexit deal, leave date now pushed...

MPS in the British House of Commons have voted 286 to 344 to reject Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit Withdrawal Agreement today (Friday). The defeat,...

‘VICIOUS ATTACK’: Migrant centre beating prompts unaccompanied child debate

AN ALLEGED vicious attack on two guards at a juvenile reception centre in Madrid has prompted a debate about how Spain deals with unaccompanied...

THE BEST YOU: Finding focus and legacy building

LAST night’s glitzy launch of The Best Legacy Club Marbella attracted like-minded business people from across the Costa del Sol and further afield keen...