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Latest stories about Spain
25 November 2013
In this second and final part of a series, we discuss the reactions and consequences on the shutdown of public television in Valencia, Spain.
22 November 2013
The announcement by the Valencian government on the afternoon of November 5 fell like a bucket of cold water among television and public radio workers in Valencia, Spain.
12 November 2013
Constanza Miriano, a journalist and married and mother of four, first published her book in Italy in 2011 where it sold 70 000 copies.
11 November 2013
The Ministry of Education cut grants for students in the Erasmus program who had been abroad for over a month already. Due to the avalanche of criticism, the minister had...
29 October 2013
The vast majority of Internet users defended the work of Amnesty International, the international human rights organization.
27 October 2013
The Council of Europe denounces the serious situation of human rights in Spain, largely as a result of social spending cuts, and disproportionate police violence.
24 October 2013
Carles Mateu, who refused to speak in Spanish to officers during a routine traffic stop in Valencia, was sentenced to six months in prison and had his driver's license revoked.
14 October 2013
"Of course we will go further and of course we will continue protesting," said Lara Alcázar, leader of the Femen movement in Spain.
13 October 2013
Over 300 microtremors hit the northern area of Valencia and southern Catalonia. The quakes could be related to the activities of a controversial natural gas company called the Castor Project.
11 October 2013
The tremors may have been caused by injecting gas in an undersea reservoir that the corporation Castor project manages.