Tag Archives: Spain

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British criminal arrested in Madrid

The supposed leader of a criminal narcotics organisation was wanted by Belgian authorities for bringing 155 kilos of cocaine into Belgium in 2011. Guardia Civil received information that the 47 year…

Laughing in Barcelona

Pay per laugh

Pay by consumption has got a new meaning in Catalonia, where a stand-up club in Barcelona charge per laughter of their visitors. With a newly developed face recognition system Teatreneu…

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Gran Canaria becomes airbase for Ebola transport

The UN has asked the Spanish Foreign Ministry for permission to make use of Gran Canaria airport as a base for transport to the Ebola-hit countries in Africa. United Nations…

From rain to spain

From rain to Spain

Two cyclists from UK are due to arrive in Benalmádena this week after a 2.000 mile ride for charity. Paul Kearns and Steve Tindall started from Baildon in West Yorkshire…

Health Minister Ana Mato

Health minister asked to resign

Hospital workers gathered outside Madrid’s hospital to express their concerns about their own safety. Health workers in Spain are in panic over the lack of training and lack of equipment…

Kebab

Horse, chicken and turkey found in kebabs

6 of 25 kebabs that were supposed to be made of beef contained 60% chicken. The Spanish consumer organisation Organización de Consumidores y Usuarios (OCU) has analyzed 25 kebabs in Madrid. In 24 of…

Scott Kelly arrested

British fugitive captured on Costa Blanca

33 year old Scott Kelly was arrested by Spanish police after publishing pictures from Spain on his Facebook profile. British Police was wondering where Scott Kelly was gone after he ran away while he was…

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Walking in Marbella

The festival “Marbella 4 days walking” that lasts from 9th to 12th of October is now held for the fourth time. The goal is to get walkers from all over…

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Car thief arrested at Mount Teide

A car thief who specialized in stealing cars from tourists stopping to look at mount teide was arrested after crashing a stolen car. While tourists were parked at look-out spots and taking…

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Oktober festival in Gran Canaria

If you happen to be on Gran Canaria between 10th and 12th October so please take the opportunity to visit this German beer festival. For the second year in a row,…