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#Spain

# spain - Yesterday’s News

Abducted by a dictator - Spain's 'stolen babies'

Thousands upon thousands of infants were taken during Franco’s dictatorship.

# spain - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Gas-packed truck speeding wrong way down Barcelona motorway stopped by police gunfire

The Swedish driver of the truck has been arrested.

# spain - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Tributes paid to Ranelagh restaurant manager who died in Spain

Keith Lawless ran Dillingers restaurant in Ranelagh.

# spain - Friday 3 February, 2017

Want a salad for lunch? There's a lettuce shortage

Some supermarkets in the UK are limiting the amount of produce customers can buy.

# spain - Thursday 26 January, 2017

From The42 Messi, Luis Suarez and Denis Suarez on target as Barca advance with rout DEVASTATING This post contains videos

Messi, Luis Suarez and Denis Suarez on target as Barca advance with rout

It was another clinical performance by Luis Enrique’s charges.

# spain - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Disabled people stage protest against Ryanair in Spain for 'systematic discrimination'

A statement from the airline said the claims were untrue and that the protest was baseless.

# spain - Monday 9 January, 2017

Animal shelter boss jailed for killing hundreds of healthy cats and dogs

Carmen Marin Aguilar (72) was also fined €19,800.

# spain - Friday 16 December, 2016

From heroic, distraught Spanish father to alleged fraudster

The man had raised over €900,000 for his sick daughter after a series of media appearances.

Spain might move its clocks back in a bid to end long working days

Its Labour Minister wants to bring Spain’s working day into line with the rest of Europe.

# spain - Sunday 11 December, 2016

Need to confess sins? New app in Spain finds nearest priest

Confessor GO detects a user’s location and shows the location of nearby priests ready to hear their confession.

# spain - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Prime Time shows footage of suspect in Trevor O’Neill murder

The father-of-three was gunned down in Majorca in August.

# spain - Saturday 26 November, 2016

From The42 Danish duo extend lead at World Cup of Golf, Irish pair eighth Review This post contains videos

Danish duo extend lead at World Cup of Golf, Irish pair eighth

Soren Kjeldsen and Thorbjorn Olesen carded a 70 to increase Denmark’s overnight lead by one stroke at Kingston Heath Golf Club.

# spain - Friday 25 November, 2016

From The42 Denmark take World Cup lead as Lowry and McDowell fall back Danish Delight

Denmark take World Cup lead as Lowry and McDowell fall back

Ireland are nine shots off the pace heading into tomorrow’s third round at the World Cup of Golf.

# spain - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Spanish police arrest man who had 'macabre' tattoo of the date of his girlfriend's murder on his arm

The man is suspected of having used his girlfriend’s mobile phone after he killed her to update her Facebook and other social media profiles to try to throw off investigators.

# spain - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Ireland to oppose Uber application to circumvent taxi regulations across EU ECJ

Ireland to oppose Uber application to circumvent taxi regulations across EU

The company’s flagship service is banned here – and the government wants to keep it that way.

# spain - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

From The42 'He doesn't need to apologise, I'll see him soon' - Dier accuses Herrera of elbowing him In The Face

'He doesn't need to apologise, I'll see him soon' - Dier accuses Herrera of elbowing him

The players will be in opposition when Spurs play Manchester United next month.

# spain - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

From The42 Gareth Southgate's England denied victory by two late Spain goals at Wembley Spanish Lesson This post contains videos

Gareth Southgate's England denied victory by two late Spain goals at Wembley

Former Liverpool player Iago Aspas scored in the 89th minute before Isco levelled with practically the last kick of the game.

# spain - Sunday 6 November, 2016

'New politics' and a minority government: Spain's recovery is looking a lot like Ireland's

Last week, Mariano Rajoy was re-elected as Spain’s prime minister after ten long months of negotiations

# spain - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Questioning of Irishman held over Gary Hutch murder continues

The man was arrested yesterday in relation to the September 2015 death.

# spain - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Parent protests: Spanish children are told not to do weekend homework Don't Need No Education This post contains a poll

Parent protests: Spanish children are told not to do weekend homework

Protest-related news is everywhere at the moment – so here’s one with a twist.

Major police operation linked to Gary Hutch murder underway in Spain

An arrest is understood to have taken place.

# spain - Sunday 30 October, 2016

David Villa dreaming of Spain recall

Spain’s all-time leading goalscorer David Villa, 34, has not featured for the national team since the 2014 World Cup in Brazil

# spain - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Bullfighting ban in Catalonia is cancelled as it is 'part of Spain's heritage'

Catalonia’s regional parliament voted to abolish bullfighting from January 1, 2012 after animal rights groups garnered 180,000 signatures for a petition.

# spain - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

From The42 Gerard Pique: I nearly quit football in 2014 Looking Back

Gerard Pique: I nearly quit football in 2014

The defender insists he will retire from Spain duty in 2018, and says he nearly walked away two years ago.

# spain - Friday 14 October, 2016

The average Irish family spends between €1,000 - €2000 a year on holidays

A survey found Spain and Portugal to be the most popular destinations for families.

# spain - Thursday 6 October, 2016

From The42 De Rossi penalty spares Buffon's blushes in Turin Italian Job Half-done This post contains videos

De Rossi penalty spares Buffon's blushes in Turin

After Gianluigi Buffon’s error gifted Spain the lead in Turin, Daniele De Rossi salvaged a draw for Italy from the penalty spot.

# spain - Saturday 1 October, 2016

From The42 In-form Mario Balotelli misses out on Italy recall Snub

In-form Mario Balotelli misses out on Italy recall

Balotelli, Simone Zaza and Lorenzo Insigne are the biggest names to miss out on Giampiero Ventura’s Italy squad.

# spain - Sunday 18 September, 2016

The bodies of 2 adults and 2 children found hacked to pieces near Madrid

The alert was sounded in the morning by one neighbour who smelt a strange odour emanating from the house, police said.

One dead and 14 injured after explosion in Spanish seaside resort

Two of the injured are in a serious condition.

# spain - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

A man has been arrested in Spain over the murder of Gary Hutch

The operation is supported by other law enforcement agencies including Spain’s La Guardia Civil.

Irish tourists among those injured in Barcelona bus accident

The Department of Foreign Affairs has yet to be contacted by any Irish citizens in relation to the incident.

# spain - Saturday 10 September, 2016

The race for the €13 billion: Spain, Austria and Italy chase a slice of the Apple pie

Heavily-indebted Spain, which is under threat of an EU fine for breaking spending rules, said it was urgently seeking how much Apple may have denied Spanish taxpayers.

# spain - Friday 9 September, 2016

At least four dead and scores injured after train derails in Spain

A dozen people were also injured in the crash.

# spain - Monday 5 September, 2016

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Stephen Donnelly’s Soc Dem departure, crisis pregnancy agencies and a wildfire in Spain had everyone talking…

From The42 Spain show no mercy as they hammer eight past Liechtenstein La Roja

Spain show no mercy as they hammer eight past Liechtenstein

The Spaniards continued their perfect start under new boss Julen Lopetegui.

Hundreds evacuated from popular Spanish resort as crews battle wildfire

Officials suspect the fire was started deliberately.

# spain - Friday 2 September, 2016

From The42 'Sometimes I f*** it up, but other times some people make a storm out of a little thing' Frustration

'Sometimes I f*** it up, but other times some people make a storm out of a little thing'

Diego Costa was unhappy with criticism of his performance against Belgium, saying it was his best yet for Spain.

# spain - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Irish schoolboy dies days after being saved from drowning in Spanish pool

The boy got into difficulty last week.

# spain - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

Drunk British men are most likely to jump from Spanish balconies - study

Only one woman was involved, all the others were men, aged 24 on average.

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