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# el-pais - Monday 10 April, 2017

Spanish policewoman reprimanded for taking 'menstruation break' while on duty
# Barcelona
# Barcelona

Spanish policewoman reprimanded for taking 'menstruation break' while on duty

Apr 10th 2017, 9:56 PM 31,686 Views 53 Comments

The policewoman has since alleged harassment against the officer who reprimanded her.

# el-pais - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Lena Dunham called out a magazine for Photoshopping her on its front cover
# Comeback
From The Daily Edge
# Comeback

Lena Dunham called out a magazine for Photoshopping her on its front cover

Mar 1st 2016, 2:17 PM 7,375 Views 2 Comments

But they came right back at her.

# el-pais - Saturday 27 December, 2014

After months of trying, Chelsea have finally gotten rid of Fernando Torres
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

After months of trying, Chelsea have finally gotten rid of Fernando Torres

Dec 27th 2014, 8:00 PM 11,131 Views 8 Comments

The striker will join AC Milan permanently in the New Year, the Premier League leaders said Saturday.

# el-pais - Friday 6 September, 2013

"This curve is inhuman": Train driver admits speeding in recording of emergency call
# Spain
# Spain

"This curve is inhuman": Train driver admits speeding in recording of emergency call

Sep 6th 2013, 7:28 PM 12,063 Views 20 Comments

Francisco Jose Garzon Amo can be heard admitting speeding but complaining that he had previously warned that the curve on which the train derailed was dangerous.

# el-pais - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Video: The terrifying moment when the high-speed train derailed in Spain
# Train Crash
# Train Crash

Video: The terrifying moment when the high-speed train derailed in Spain

Jul 25th 2013, 1:23 PM 30,931 Views 82 Comments

New footage has emerged from a security camera which shows the train travelling a high speed near a bend as it derails.

77 dead, 143 injured in rail crash - "no indications" any Irish citizens were on board
# Spain
# Spain

77 dead, 143 injured in rail crash - "no indications" any Irish citizens were on board

Jul 25th 2013, 11:26 AM 7,299 Views 22 Comments

Foreign Affairs Minister Eamon Gilmore says the situation is “still developing”, but that there are no reports of any Irish citizens caught up in the tragedy.

# el-pais - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Spanish newspaper retracts column comparing Merkel to Hitler
# Merkel
# Merkel

Spanish newspaper retracts column comparing Merkel to Hitler

Mar 24th 2013, 2:34 PM 10,516 Views 90 Comments

A columnist for El Pais wrote that the German chancellor had “like Hitler, declared war” on Europe in a piece that has now been retracted.

# el-pais - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Spanish newspaper apologises for fake Chavez hospital picture
# Sorry
# Sorry

Spanish newspaper apologises for fake Chavez hospital picture

Jan 24th 2013, 10:22 PM 9,839 Views 9 Comments

El Pais published a photograph it said was of ailing president Hugo Chavez in his hospital bed – provoking a furious reaction from Venezuela.

# el-pais - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Julian Assange plans to run for Australian Senate
# Australia
# Australia

Julian Assange plans to run for Australian Senate

Mar 17th 2012, 2:25 PM 1,616 Views 4 Comments

The 40-year-old founder of Wikileaks will have to overcome the obstacle of being under virtual house arrest in England and facing sex crime allegations in Sweden.

# el-pais - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

Suarez wants Evra apology for racism claims
# Race Row
From The42
# Race Row

Suarez wants Evra apology for racism claims

Nov 8th 2011, 1:06 PM 306 Views 1 Comment

Liverpool striker denies using a racist term, saying that he called Evra “something that his own Manchester United players call him.”

# el-pais - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Sweaty jerseys are slowing us down, say Barca players
# WTF?
From The42
# WTF?

Sweaty jerseys are slowing us down, say Barca players

Sep 27th 2011, 4:37 PM 417 Views 2 Comments

Looks like the Spanish champions have found an excuse for all those early-season draws.

# el-pais - Friday 29 July, 2011

Spanish bank puts up Cristiano Ronaldo, Kaka as collateral for loans. No, seriously
# Collateral Damage
From The42
# Collateral Damage

Spanish bank puts up Cristiano Ronaldo, Kaka as collateral for loans. No, seriously

Jul 29th 2011, 9:13 AM 1,214 Views 0 Comments

The bank that lent Real Madrid the money for its massive transfers needs a dig-out from the ECB – and the lads are collateral.

# el-pais - Wednesday 11 May, 2011

Nine killed after twin earthquakes in south-eastern Spain
# Spain
# Spain

Nine killed after twin earthquakes in south-eastern Spain

May 11th 2011, 9:40 PM 1,779 Views 0 Comments

Two earthquakes strike within two hours in the town of Lorca, killing ten people including a child.