Two people have been arrested in connection with an anti-terror operation in Madrid. Policia Nacional raided a property in the suburb of Parla, where two people were detained in connection with jihadist inspired terrorism. The national security level has risen over the festive period, as security services heightened their operations.
Meetings between PSOE and other parties in the Congress of Deputies will begin today, in an effort to secure the number of votes required to pass the investiture of acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez. PSOE Spokesperson, Adriana Lastra, will chair the meetings with all the parties except for Vox, who have already said they will […]
Judges in Belgium have said they will make a ruling on the extradition of former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont and former regional politicians Toni Comín and Lluis Puig on the 3rd February after a ruling from the EU Court of Justice. The EU Court of Justice is to issue their decision on the three in […]
The United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Affairs has approved a class action for retired US military personnel who were involved in the clean up operation following the 1966 Palomares B-52 crash. The plane crash involved four nuclear bombs, which killed seven, resulted in contamination of 260 hectares around the crash site. 1,600 US […]
General secretary of PSOE, José Luis Ábalos, has said that if the country fails to vote in favour of the investiture of the party leader – Pedro Sanchez – as Prime Minister, there could be repercussions for the political situation in Catalonia. In an interview over the weekend, Mr Ábalos said that a failure to […]
The longest United Nations climate talks on record have finally ended in Madrid with a compromise deal. After two extra days and nights of negotiations, delegates finally agreed a deal that will see new, improved carbon cutting plans on the table by the time of the Glasgow conference next year. UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres […]
Thousands of people took part in this years Walk for Life, raising essential funding for breast cancer research, which was held in Adeje yesterday. Celebrating its 15th anniversary, the walk saw people head from Siam Park to the Golden Mile in Playa de las Américas. This was the first year that the local charity has […]
A memorial to seven RAF airmen who died when their Wellington Bomber crashed in the mountains near to Denia nearly 70-years-ago has been unveiled. Relatives and airmen from the RAF gathered to watch a plinth be installed on the location of the accident, which happened on the 5 December 1950. Flt Sgt Ernest Hansom, Flt […]
Acting Prime Minister and leader of PSOE has been tasked with forming a government, after meeting King Felipe VI yesterday in Madrid. In what came as no surprise, the leader of PSOE was instructed by the monarch to start the investiture process, which is hoped will lead to his appointment as the formal Prime Minister. […]
Policia Nacional have detained 17 people in connection with a child pornography network. Raids were carried out across the country in the Canaries, Alicante, Valencia, Madrid and a number of other locations nationwide. The operation was part of a global operation, which has seen 33 people detained in connection with the case.