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Spain heads towards a hung parliament; far-right registers its presence

Opinion polls give outgoing socialist premier Pedro Sanchez a win but without the necessary majority to govern alone.

28 Apr 2019 6:07 PM

Spain elections: Pro far-right groups taken down by Facebook

The findings were provided by the campaign group Avaaz which made a presentation to Facebook and the contents were taken down.

25 Apr 2019 5:26 PM

Barcelona on alert after US warns of possible terror attack on Christmas

‘Police were working on this threat. We take all threats seriously, all of them are investigated,’ regional interior minister Miquel Buch said.

24 Dec 2018 6:08 PM

Spain considers new taxes on internet companies

The proposed tax on digital services will be levied on companies with annual revenue of more than 750 million euros.

20 Oct 2018 4:43 PM

Thousands hurl tomatoes in Spanish food fight

The Tomatina is said to have originated from a spontaneous bust-up amongst villagers in 1945.

29 Aug 2018 8:22 PM

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Transgender Miss Universe contender speaks up for trans kids

Angela Ponce wants to make history as a role model for trans children around the globe.

11 Jul 2018 7:21 PM

Spain draws 2-2 with Morocco, reaches World Cup round of 16

Spain substitute Iago Aspas scored the late equalizer Monday in a 2-2 draw with Morocco.

26 Jun 2018 6:09 AM

Spain, Portugal set for cards clash?

Hungarian Jozsef Nagy set the trend as early as the 1938 World Cup. As Sweden coach, he suffered a 5-1 mauling at the hands of Hungary.

25 Jun 2018 1:34 AM

Albert Einstein's travel diaries reveal racially offensive views

The editor of the book said Einstein had made comments that were "pretty unpleasant" and at odds with his humanitarian image.

18 Jun 2018 11:07 AM

Here's which team you should bet to win World Cup 2018, according to science

According to more than million simulations of tournament, Brazil, five-time winners, are favourites to lift coveted trophy on July 15.

13 Jun 2018 6:16 PM

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Meet US President Donald Trump's Spanish doppelganger

Snap of Antelo holding hoe and gazing into distance on her farm has gone viral after an interview with local newspaper.

25 Apr 2018 8:20 AM

Video games can help learn new language

Simone Bregni, associate professor at Saint Louis University in Spain, started playing video games in 1975 when he was 12.

22 Apr 2018 5:46 PM

Hotel guest freed by firemen after his testicles get trapped in slats of plastic chair

Everything was going smoothly until he tried to stand up and found his testicles had dropped through slats in the folding chair.

23 Mar 2018 10:56 AM

Exercising during pregnancy reduces time spent in labour

The women in the exercise group were also less likely to use an epidural during childbirth.

18 Mar 2018 3:37 PM

Find why Spanish flu is deadlier than World War I

The geographic origin of the epidemic is not certain and no samples remain for further study.

09 Mar 2018 1:50 PM

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Brain training may help prevent dyslexia

Children with dyslexia show a weak synchronisation with low frequency bands.

08 Mar 2018 11:40 AM

Kids living close to green spaces may have beneficial effects on brain development

The data analysis showed that long-term exposure to greenness was positively associated with white and grey matter volume.

24 Feb 2018 1:49 PM

Wine may be good for oral health: study

Some health benefits of polyphenols have been attributed to the fact that these compounds are antioxidants.

22 Feb 2018 12:14 PM

Spanish Catholic Church held its only same- sex ceremony in 1901

The lesbian couple who trciked them spend the rest of their lives on the run after the truth came out.

21 Feb 2018 1:50 PM

Laughing at yourself may be good for mental well-being

Greater tendency to employ self-defeating humour is indicative of high scores in psychological well-being dimensions such as happiness.

11 Feb 2018 5:22 PM

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