Spain sends reinforcements as fire spreads near wildlife

reserveMadrid, Jun 26 Firefighters were battling today to contain a blaze threatening a renowned national park in southern Spain which has already led to the evacuation of some 2,000...

Jun 26, 2017 7:43 PM | Newsscroll

Spain court orders exhumation of Dali's remains in paternity

claimMadrid, Jun 26 A Spanish court has ordered that the remains of Salvador Dali be exhumed after a woman who claims to be the daughter of the world-famous artist filed a paternity claim.The Madrid...

Jun 26, 2017 7:37 PM | Newsscroll

Spain fights forest fire near nature reserve; 1,000 evacuate

Madrid, Jun 25 A forest fire in southern Spain has forced the evacuation of 1,000 people and is threatening a national park famous for its biodiversity, authorities said today.The flames have...

Jun 25, 2017 4:19 PM | Newsscroll

Spain rescues more than 200 migrants from Med

Madrid, Jun 24 Spanish coastguards rescued more than 200 migrants on Saturday as they attempted to make the perilous sea crossing from north Africa to Europe.A spokesman for Spain's state maritime...

Jun 24, 2017 7:25 PM | Newsscroll

Spain detains man linked to Danish group that financed IS

Madrid, Jun 23 Spain's Interior Ministry says police have arrested a man allegedly involved in a network of Danish companies that financed and recruited militants for the Islamic State group.A...

Jun 23, 2017 7:02 PM | Newsscroll

Problems? What problems? Ronaldo on target in Portugal win

Moscow, Jun 22 Cristiano Ronaldo brushed aside his off-field problems by scoring the winner as Portugal edged out hosts Russia 1-0 at the Confederations Cup on Wednesday, before Oribe Peralta gave...

Jun 22, 2017 9:59 AM | Newsscroll

Di María given fine for Spanish tax fraud

Madrid, June 21 Argentina and Paris Saint-Germain star Angel di Maria has been handed a hefty fine and a prison sentence over a charge of tax fraud of 1.3 million euros ($1.4 million), Spanish...

Jun 21, 2017 9:37 PM | Newsscroll

Police arrest Islamic State suspect, 2 others in Madrid

Madrid, Jun 21 Spain's Interior Ministry says police have arrested three Moroccans, including a suspected member of the Islamic State group considered to be a clear threat to national security.A...

Jun 21, 2017 2:08 PM | Newsscroll

Football: Mourinho accused of tax fraud, Ronaldo before judge

Madrid, Jun 20 Jose Mourinho was today accused by Spanish authorities of failing to pay 3.3 million euro (USD 3.7 million) in taxes at Real Madrid as star player Cristiano Ronaldo was summoned to...

Jun 20, 2017 8:50 PM | Newsscroll

Mourinho accused of 3.3mn euro tax fraud in Spain

Madrid, Jun 20 Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was today accused of evading 3.3 million euro ($3.7 million) in tax at Real Madrid, the public prosecutor's office in Madrid announced.The...

Jun 20, 2017 8:09 PM | Newsscroll