# spain - Today’s News
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# spain - Thursday 25 April, 2013
More than six million people in Spain are now without work.
# spain - Tuesday 23 April, 2013
This month, New Zealand, Uruguay and France have legalised same-sex marriage. They follow the path trod by 10 other countries.
# spain - Monday 8 April, 2013
Giovanni Trapattoni’s side will take on the world and European champions at Yankee Stadium.
# spain - Friday 5 April, 2013
# spain - Thursday 4 April, 2013
This is the first time a direct relation of the king has been called to appear in a court of law on suspicion of wrongdoing.
# spain - Tuesday 2 April, 2013
A source tells AFP that Spain will ask for the same concession that was given to Ireland – an extra year to meet deadlines.
# spain - Saturday 30 March, 2013
The 54-year-old reportedly suffered a stroke.
# spain - Tuesday 26 March, 2013
Vicente del Bosque’s side secured a valuable win tonight.
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# spain - Sunday 24 March, 2013
The Arsenal man defended his teammates after their disappointing draw with Finland.
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for El Pais wrote that the German chancellor had “like Hitler, declared war” on Europe in a piece that has now been retracted.
# spain - Thursday 21 March, 2013
The Shannon to Alicante service has not operated since 2010.
# spain - Thursday 14 March, 2013
The Spanish government has promised its law will now be “corrected” to comply with the ruling.
# spain - Saturday 2 March, 2013
The citizen-run Platform for Mortgage Victims helps people who can’t pay their mortgages and says it has blocked almost 600 evictions so far.
# spain - Friday 1 March, 2013
Meanwhile, eurozone unemployment hit a record 11.9 per cent in January with just under 19 million now out of work in the 17-member bloc.
# spain - Wednesday 27 February, 2013
The company is to sell its shareholdings in Marchwood Power in England and Bizkaia Energia SL in Northern Spain.
# spain - Tuesday 26 February, 2013
Things aren’t looking too good at Barcelona all of a sudden.
# spain - Monday 18 February, 2013
The 29-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to repeatedly stabbing and then beheading Jennifer Mills-Westley in a shop on the Spanish holiday island.
# spain - Thursday 14 February, 2013
Some beef burgers tested positive for between 5 per cent and 30 per cent horsemeat.
Meanwhile, England are now in fourth place, while Spain remain top of the list.
# spain - Sunday 10 February, 2013
Five people were killed when a lifeboat fell from a cruise liner during a safety drill while it was docked in the Canary Islands.
# spain - Tuesday 5 February, 2013
The World Cup winning boss reckons he’ll never see evidence of drugs in soccer.
Yesterday European stock markets slumped with banking shares suffering some of the heaviest losses.
# spain - Sunday 3 February, 2013
These realistic-looking images produced by a young Spanish artist are so lifelike, you’ll forget that they are paintings.
# spain - Thursday 24 January, 2013
El Pais published a photograph it said was of ailing president Hugo Chavez in his hospital bed – provoking a furious reaction from Venezuela.
An extra 187,300 people have joined Spain’s jobless queue – bringing the total to 5.97 million people.
# spain - Wednesday 23 January, 2013
Concerns about jobs at the IFSC are among the reasons that Ireland has not signed up to implementing a levy on financial transactions despite Greece, Portugal, Italy, Spain, Germany and France all doing so.
# spain - Saturday 19 January, 2013
The unnamed woman is said to be one of numerous alleged cases of “stolen babies” from the Franco era.
# spain - Thursday 10 January, 2013
The tragedies occurred off Tramore and Loop Head this morning.
# spain - Saturday 5 January, 2013
We wonder what Rio Ferdinand makes of this?
Does it matter what colour the cup, as long as the stuff inside is liquid heaven? Apparently, yes.
# spain - Friday 4 January, 2013
Team in Spain says it is best indication yet that a ‘therapeutic vaccine’ might be possible in place of anti-retroviral drugs.
# spain - Thursday 3 January, 2013
It is the first decline in the jobless figure since July 2012.
# spain - Wednesday 2 January, 2013
The man in his 40s fell from a balcony in the apartment he was staying in on the island of Tenerife.
# spain - Saturday 29 December, 2012
The Atletico coach had claimed Spain’s top division was dull after falling to Barcelona.
# spain - Friday 28 December, 2012
The lender is at the heart of a crisis in the bad-loan ridden Spanish banking system.
# spain - Saturday 22 December, 2012
You can relax now Godfrey Chitalu, your record is safe.
# spain - Thursday 20 December, 2012
Crowds gathered today to protest against job and benefit cuts as well as the tax increases passed today.
# spain - Wednesday 19 December, 2012
Pat Rabbitte has said Ireland won’t make the €3billion payment. But the real situation is much bleaker, writes Sarah McCabe.