Thursday, Dec 01, 2022



Suspicious envelope found at US Embassy in Spain amid probe

December 01, 2022 7:46 pm

The US embassy in Madrid received a letter-bomb similar to what was sent to the Ukrainian embassy to Spain

NATO chief: Alliance faces biggest challenge since WWII

June 30, 2022 11:33 am

Russia's invasion of Ukraine has shattered Europe's peace and driven NATO to pour troops and weapons into eastern Europe on a scale not seen since the Cold War.

Naomi Osaka, Garbine Muguruza exit Madrid Open in 2nd round

May 02, 2022 1:17 pm

Osaka said that her movement was limited by pain in her left leg, which was heavily taped.

Hundreds protest against rise in homophobic attacks in Madrid

September 12, 2021 3:10 pm

Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez on Friday chaired an urgent meeting of ministers, community leaders and police to discuss how to reduce hate crimes, which have been growing by around 9 per cent a year since 2014.

Rare snowstorm closes Madrid airport, creates travel chaos

January 09, 2021 8:29 am

Meteorologists expected Friday's snowfall to total 20 cm (8 inches), and temperatures hovered around freezing.

Madrid starts partial virus lockdown amid political scuffle

October 03, 2020 5:43 pm

Even though the measures are light compared with the home confinement mandated across Spain during the first wave of the virus, they have sparked a ferocious political battle between Sánchez's left-wing coalition government and the Madrid administration, run by a right-wing rival.

Doctors in hard-hit Madrid: 'It's like March in slow motion'

September 17, 2020 10:54 am

Spain has a virus caseload above 600,000, one of the world's highest, and more than 30,000 confirmed deaths for the new virus.

Madrid struggles with Europe's acutest 2nd wave of pandemic

September 04, 2020 6:00 pm

Authorities said an existing ban on outdoor meetings of more than 10 people is being extended indoors because most recent infections have been tied to gatherings in private homes.

Drones light up Madrid sky to honour Covid-19 victims and frontline workers

June 29, 2020 7:20 pm

Forty drones with lights were used to form patterns in the night sky to display messages, including "Hope" and "Heroes".

Spain reaches 20,000 deaths from coronavirus

April 18, 2020 6:59 pm

Spain's health authorities reported 565 deaths in the last 24 hours.