Category Archives: National

Guardia Civil at the airport in Seville

Pilots blinded with laser

Two youths arrested in Seville for having blinded pilots and motorists with green laser Recently, pilots flying at Sevilla Airport (Aeropuerto Internacional de Sevilla-San Pablo) reported that they have been…

Mariano Rajoy and Angela Merkel

Rajoy and Merkel on pilgrimage

Angela Merkel is on a two day visit to Mariano Rajos hometown of Santiago de Compostela, and began the meeting with a 5km walk in a eucalyptus forest on the pilgrim…

Ryanair

Traffic increases for budget airlines at Spanish airports

Almost all Spanish airports have registered increase in traffic from January to July this year compared with the same period last year. Most budget airlines have increased traffic and accounted for…

Ebola in Africa

Spanish Ebola infected priest has died

Miguel Pajeres, 75 years, died this morning at the Hospital Carlos III in Madrid. The Spanish missionary was infected with Ebola in Liberia in West Africa and became ill ten…

Artur Mas

Poll for secession from Spain

The autonomous region of Cataluña (Catalonia) in the Northeast has long demanded a poll about seceding from Spain. The poll is scheduled to be carried out on November 9th this year, but many…

Felipe Letizia

Royal tribute to enthusiasts

Nonprofit organizations received praise from Felipe VI and Letizia. The new Spanish royal couple have already started their careers as rulers, and in their second official mission they met 350 representatives…

Pablo Iglesias

New political platform in Spain

  A new political platform is in the making in Spain. It’s not a new party, but as Pablo Iglesias, professor of political science at the University Complutense of Madrid, founder…

Beach in Tarifa

Blue Flag to lots of beaches

La Bandera Azul, Blue Flag, is a quality award which is awarded by an international jury which includes the UN Council for Environment and Tourism included. The award is given…

Felipe VI

Spain has a new king

The king is not dead long live the king! That was one of the headlines in the Spanish newspapers when Felipe VI was proclaimed as the kingdom’s new monarch after…

Traffic regulations in Spain

New traffic regulations in Spain

The Spanish Congress has enacted a series of new regulations on motor vehicles and bikers on the Spanish roads. Even pedestrians are subject to the new law. The new rules include everything…