Princess Cristina

Spain: Princess Cristina's tax fraud accuser jailed, no bail

A Spanish judge has ordered the leader of the anti-corruption group that filed tax fraud charges against Princess Cristina jailed without bail amid allegations the group sought a payoff of 3 million euros (USD 3.4 million) to drop the case and end her ongoing trial.

Apr 19, 2016, 04:09 AM IST

Spain's Princess Cristina takes stand at her tax evasion trial

Spain's Princess Cristina, the country's first royal to face criminal charges since the monarchy's 1975 restoration, today took the stand in a landmark corruption case centred on her husband's business dealings.

Mar 04, 2016, 01:31 AM IST

Spainish princess' husband quizzed for 3rd day in fraud case

The husband of Spain's Princess Cristina is testifying for a third day in the tax-and-embezzlement trial in which he, the princess and 15 others are accused.

Mar 03, 2016, 16:10 PM IST

Spain's Princess Cristina back in court for tax fraud trial

Spain's Princess Cristina is back in court for trial along with 17 others, including her husband, on charges ranging from tax fraud to embezzlement.

Feb 09, 2016, 16:01 PM IST

Spain's Princess Cristina, husband on trial in corruption case

The royal couple arrived together an hour ahead of the start of legal proceedings, walking briskly into the building as photographers snapped pictures.

Jan 11, 2016, 15:45 PM IST

Spain's Princess Cristina goes on trial for tax fraud

Spain's Princess Cristina, the sister of King Felipe VI, and her husband will go on trial on Monday for corruption in a high stakes case likely to further damage the monarchy's image.

Jan 09, 2016, 10:38 AM IST

Spanish king strips graft-accused sister of duchess title

Spain`s King Felipe VI has issued a decree stripping his sister Princess Cristina of her title as Duchess of Palma, the palace announced Thursday, as the royal sibling faces tax evasion charges in a scandal that has embarrassed the monarchy.

Jun 12, 2015, 08:06 AM IST

Spain's king to give speech after sister indicted

Spain's new King Felipe VI is giving his first Christmas Eve speech amid intense interest over what he might say about his sister Princess Cristina's indictment two days ago on tax fraud charges.

Dec 24, 2014, 16:14 PM IST
Spain's Princess Cristina to be tried on tax fraud charges

Spain's Princess Cristina to be tried on tax fraud charges

Cristina de Borbon, sister of Spain`s King Felipe VI, has been ordered to stand trial on charges of tax fraud, the High Court of the Balearic Islands said on Monday, prolonging the embarrassment of the royal family which has sought to distance itself from a corruption probe.

Dec 22, 2014, 14:49 PM IST

Fraud trial urged for husband of Spanish princess

Princess Cristina's husband should be tried for fraud and embezzlement, but there's no basis for charges against her, a prosecutor said on Tuesday in a corruption probe that has weighed heavily on Spain's royal family.

Dec 09, 2014, 21:52 PM IST

Spain`s Princess Cristina faces trial on corruption charges

A Spanish court on Wednesday upheld corruption charges against Cristina de Borbon, sister of newly-crowned King Felipe VI, and her husband in one of the last steps before a trial that could cloud the monarchy`s bid to rebuild its reputation.

Jun 25, 2014, 18:56 PM IST

The main events in Spain`s royal corruption scandal

Spain`s royal family is reeling from a financial corruption scandal centred on King Felipe VI`s sister, 49-year-old Cristina, and her husband, 46-year-old Inaki Urdangarin.

Jun 25, 2014, 15:27 PM IST

Judge opens way to trial for Spain`s Princess Cristina

A Spanish judge ruled Wednesday that King Felipe VI`s sister, Princess Cristina, and her husband must face fraud charges, opening the way to an unprecedented criminal trial.

Jun 25, 2014, 13:14 PM IST

Spain probes hidden-camera video of princess testimony

Spanish authorities launched a probe to find who posted a hidden-camera video of King Juan Carlos`s youngest daughter Cristina testifying in a closed-door corruption hearing.

Feb 10, 2014, 23:07 PM IST

Spain princess in court for historic fraud hearing

Spanish King Juan Carlos`s daughter Cristina entered court smiling under the gaze of the world`s media Saturday to answer fraud accusations, a historic first for the troubled royal family.

Feb 08, 2014, 14:34 PM IST

Spain`s Princess Cristina to testify over corruption charges

Spain`s Princess Cristina, daughter of King Juan Carlos, will appear before a Palma de Mallorca court to testify over tax fraud and money-laundering charges she denies but has decided not to appeal, her lawyers said on Saturday.

Jan 12, 2014, 10:41 AM IST

Spain`s Princess Cristina to testify over tax fraud, money-laundering

Spain`s Princess Cristina will not appeal court ruling summoning her to testify over tax fraud and money-laundering charges and will appear before the Palma de Mallorca court.

Jan 11, 2014, 19:40 PM IST

Princess Cristina of Spain named suspect in corruption case

Princess Cristina of Spain was named Wednesday as a suspect in a corruption case involving her husband.

Apr 04, 2013, 00:02 AM IST