Rafael Nadal receives honorary doctorate
Rafael Nadal receives honorary doctorate

Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal, ranked fourth in the world, was given an honorary doctoral degree by the European University of Madrid in a ceremony attended by hundreds of students.

Spain princess risks asset seizure in fraud case

A Spanish judge Monday took a step towards seizing the assets of Cristina, sister of King Felipe VI, pending her trial in a fraud scandal that has shamed the royal family.

Spain rescues 21 migrants in boat off south coast

Spanish police intercepted and rescued 21 migrants in a boat off the southern coast early on Monday, a police source said.

Spanish rebel party Podemos seeks second wind

 Spain`s anti-austerity party Podemos, whose meteoric rise has upended the country`s politics, is seeking a second wind as an internal crisis over strategy hits and polls show its popularity may have peaked.

Egyptian president`s Spain trip angers human rights groups

Rights groups slammed an official visit to Spain on Thursday by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, saying he should be shunned for his authoritarian rule rather than courted for business deals.

Spain seeks India's help in getting its nationals out of Nepal

Spain on Monday sought India's help in evacuating its nationals from earthquake-hit Nepal when Spanish Foreign Minister called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi during which the visiting minister also offered his country's expertise in building highways and smart cities.

India, Spain to scale up bilateral trade and cooperation

Spain is looking at scaling up cooperation with India especially in infrastructure, water management, information and communication technology.

India, Spain to scale up bilateral trade and cooperation

Spain is looking at scaling up cooperation with India especially in infrastructure, water management, information and communication technology.

David de Gea offered big money deal to stay at club: Louis van Gaal
David de Gea offered big money deal to stay at club: Louis van Gaal

 Louis van Gaal claims Manchester United have made David de Gea a big-money offer in a bid to persuade the Spain goalkeeper to remain at Old Trafford.

Spaniard David Ferrer puts good form down to renewed confidence
Spaniard David Ferrer puts good form down to renewed confidence

 Spain`s David Ferrer has put his strong start to the season down to having rediscovered his confidence.

Spain sees slight increase in first quarter jobless

Spain`s already high unemployment rose slightly in the first quarter, official data showed Thursday, in a bleak reminder of the challenges the country faces as it seeks to cement a fragile economic recovery.

Rafael Nadal comfortably passes Nicolas Almagro test in Barcelona
Rafael Nadal comfortably passes Nicolas Almagro test in Barcelona

Rafael Nadal eased past Spanish compatriot Nicolas Almagro 6-3 6-1 to reach the Barcelona Open third round on Wednesday as he began his bid for a ninth title on the clay in the Catalan capital.

Spain locates sunken Russian trawler off Canaries

 A Russian fishing trawler that sank last week off Spain`s Canary Islands has been found and is still losing fuel, Public Works Minister Ana Pastor said Wednesday.

Venezuela declares former Spanish PM persona non grata

 Venezuela's Chavista-dominated National Assembly has declared former Spanish prime minister Felipe Gonzalez persona non grata.

Spain recalls ambassador to Venezuela as row deepens

Spain recalled its ambassador to Caracas Wednesday after Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro accused Madrid of "terrorism", as a row between the two countries intensified.

Boy in Spain attack `burst into tears` after killing teacher

 A 13-year-old boy armed with a crossbow and knife who killed a teacher at his school in Spain "burst into tears" after he realised what he had done, the gym teacher who subdued him said on Tuesday.

How Diego Simeone painted Madrid red
How Diego Simeone painted Madrid red

In the dying moments of Diego Simeone`s second Madrid derby in charge of Atletico, a banner was lowered behind the goal his side was defending to display a stinging message: "Wanted: A dignified rival for a decent derby". 

Bomb explodes outside Spanish embassy in Libya: Security source

 A bomb exploded outside Spain`s embassy in the Libyan capital on Monday night without causing injuries, a security source told a news agency, an attack later claimed by the Islamic State (IS) group.

Six tourists, pilot killed in Dominican Republic plane crash

 Six tourists from Britain and Spain and their local pilot were killed Monday when their small plane crashed into a golf course after takeoff from Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic, authorities said.

Student armed with crossbow kills teacher at Spain school

A 13-year-old boy armed with a crossbow and knife killed a teacher and wounded four others at his school in Barcelona on Monday before being subdued, police and witnesses said.