# spain - Today’s News
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# 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.
# spain - Tuesday 4 December, 2012
It was the highest number of job seekers registered in Spain since current records began in 1996.
# spain - Friday 30 November, 2012
Spain is ranked as the country with the highest rate of unemployment with Greece as a close second.
# spain - Tuesday 27 November, 2012
They’ve all gone to Santa Ponsa… and it’s trashier than ever.
# spain - Monday 26 November, 2012
Voters favoured the right the decide on possible independence – but split their ballots between fractious parties.
The new Chelsea boss is blaming Torres’ Premier League goal drought on a lack of service.
Parties which back a referendum on Catalonia breaking away from Spain won strong backing in yesterday’s election.
# spain - Sunday 25 November, 2012
The armed Basque separatist group had said it was willing to speak to the government about a dissolution.
…but Catalan voters could have to wait some time for full independence, with Madrid remaining opposed to the idea.
The armed Basque separatist group has issued a statement saying it wants to bring home some of its prisoners.
# spain - Sunday 18 November, 2012
The success of the world number 37 gave Czech Republic a shock 3-2 final victory over Spain.
The holders’ extra-time win enabled them to retain the World Cup title.
# spain - Friday 16 November, 2012
The world number six levelled the final against much-fancied Spain with a win over Nicolas Almagro this evening.
# spain - Wednesday 14 November, 2012
The Greeks and Spanish are striking, the Germans and Portuguese are protesting but the Irish have, in the most part, been relatively quiet.
Ireland’s Group C opponents Germany are in Holland, while Italy take on France and world champions Spain play Panama.
Flights, trains and transport links across Europe are expected to be impacted by anti-austerity protests taking place across the continent today.
# spain - Monday 12 November, 2012
The move comes after two suicides by indebted homeowners in the country who were facing eviction.
# spain - Saturday 10 November, 2012
The European champion leads a strong Irish challenge at the Sunday meet in Burgos.
# spain - Tuesday 6 November, 2012
Mariano Rajoy ruled out seeking a bailout in 2012 – but vowed to do it if faced with persistent, high borrowing costs.
# spain - Saturday 3 November, 2012
A 17-year-old girl died this morning as a result of a stampede at a Halloween night rave in Madrid.
# spain - Thursday 1 November, 2012
The huge crowd scrambled towards the exit doors in a panic apparently sparked by someone throwing a flare.
# spain - Saturday 27 October, 2012
Hundreds of Spanish police officers protested outside the interior ministry today to denounce budget cuts and the elimination of benefits.
# spain - Friday 26 October, 2012
One Spaniard in four is now officially out of work, with 85,000 more people becoming unemployed between July and September.
# spain - Monday 22 October, 2012
Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy’s conservatives have retained power in his home region of Galicia, but separatists made a strong showing in the Basque Country.
# spain - Sunday 21 October, 2012
Pat Rabbitte siad that he would have preferred if Angela Merkel had not made the remarks she made but insisted that an agreement to deal with Ireland’s bank debt still stands.
Elections are taking place in the Basque Country – the first since ETA renounced violence – and Mariano Rajoy’s home area of Galicia.
# spain - Thursday 18 October, 2012
While not originally on the agenda, there is speculation Spain may ask for a limited bailout in Brussels.
# spain - Tuesday 16 October, 2012
The history of public singing in Ireland suggests it emerges as a response to troubled times, writes Denis Buckley.
# spain - Sunday 14 October, 2012
Didier Deschamps doesn’t sound very confident.
# spain - Saturday 13 October, 2012
There were comprehensive wins for Spain, England and Holland this evening.
# spain - Thursday 11 October, 2012
Dublin couple Amy and Jamie had two years worth of photos on a camera. Here it is in two minutes.
Spain’s sovereign debt rating has been cut to just one level above “junk” grade debt – which could see Madrid’s borrowing costs skyrocketing to untenable levels.
# spain - Wednesday 10 October, 2012
Finance Minister Michael Noonan has rejected the introduction of a tax on financial market transactions but what do you think of the idea?
# spain - Tuesday 9 October, 2012
Imagine what the speculation would be this week if Jose and Madrid lost to Barcelona…