Tag archive for ‘Spain’
By news On Friday, June 15th, 2018

Space news: Images of MONSTER black hole’s super powerful jet ripping a star apart | Science | News

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The jet of particles is known to have packed about 125billion times more energy than our sun and scientists observed the explosive event unfold More...

By news On Friday, June 8th, 2018

U.S. returns stolen copy of Christopher Columbus letter to Spain

(Reuters) – A 500-year-old copy of a letter in which Christopher Columbus describes his voyage to the Americas has been returned to Spain after U.S. authorities tracked down the document, which had been More...

By news On Friday, June 1st, 2018

Spain vote LIVE: Rajoy GOES as socialist Sanchez SEIZES power in latest EU CRISIS | World | News

The 63-year-old has been replaced by Socialist Party leader Pedro Sanchez whose no-confidence motion achieved the 176 vote majority it needed to be successful. Mr Sanchez becomes Spain’s seventh Prime Minister More...

By news On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Is Spain safe for travel: Anti-tourism groups to increase protests this summer | Travel News | Travel

Anti-tourism groups in Spain have threatened to continue their protests and riots against holidaymakers. As over-tourism reaches new levels, Spain has seen a number of discontented locals and groups fight against More...

By news On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

Tennis: Mannarino slumps to early exit in Lyon

(Reuters) – Fifth seed Adrian Mannarino’s disappointing run on clay continued as he suffered a 6-3 4-6 6-1 defeat by Spain’s Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in the opening round of the Lyon Open on Monday. FILE More...

By news On Friday, May 18th, 2018

ZIKA WARNING: Boom of tiger mosquitoes in SPAIN sparks deadly virus fears | Science | News

Over the course of 2017, there has been a surge in the tiger mosquito population in Brits’ holiday hotspot Spain. According to the Entomological Surveillance Report for 2017, more than 20 new municipalities More...

By news On Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Motor racing: Ferrari told to change wing mirrors for Monaco

LONDON (Reuters) – Halo-mounted wing mirrors will remain legal in Formula One but Ferrari must change the fixings used in Spain last weekend before next week’s Monaco Grand Prix, the governing FIA said More...

By news On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Farnese blue diamond, with 300-year royal history, fetches $6.7 mln

GENEVA (Reuters) – The Farnese Blue diamond, which was passed down through European royal families for 300 years, sold at auction in Geneva on Tuesday for 6.7 million Swiss francs ($6.7 million), beating More...

By news On Monday, May 14th, 2018

Spanish crackdown sees rowdy stag and hen dos threatened with £2,600 fine | World | News

Officers in Seville are clamping down on obnoxious stag and hen parties by issuing them with a fixed penalty of up to 3,000 euros if their behaviour is deemed offensive in any way. The clampdown comes after a More...

By news On Monday, May 14th, 2018

Motor racing: Dominant Hamilton wins in Spain, Vettel fourth

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton won the Spanish Grand Prix in a commanding Mercedes one-two on Sunday to stretch his Formula One lead over Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel, who finished fourth, to 17 points. More...