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We have started to collect the most important news related to Spain in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Spain to get 30bn euros for banks

Tuesday, July 10th 2012, 8:32
related countries: Belgium Belgium
related places: Brussels

Eurozone finance ministers agree to offer Spain 30bn euros (£24bn; $37bn) this month to help its banks, following talks in Brussels.
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Spanish borrowing costs climb

Monday, July 9th 2012, 18:19

Spanish 10-year bond yields rise above the 7% level deemed dangerous, as eurozone finance ministers meet to discuss details of the bailout of the country's banks.
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VIDEO: 'Bull run' starts Spanish festival

Saturday, July 7th 2012, 14:26

The festival of San Fermin has begun in Spain, with the first of eight 'running of the bulls' events.
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Spain finds precious antique book

Thursday, July 5th 2012, 11:11

A priceless 12th Century religious manuscript, the Codex Calixtinus, is found in northern Spain a year after it was stolen.
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Tourists face extra Spanish tax

Thursday, July 5th 2012, 10:42

Holidaymakers in Spain this summer are facing a surprise new airport tax imposed by the Spanish government as it tries to balance its books.
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Bankia officials face fraud probe

Wednesday, July 4th 2012, 15:05

Former IMF chief Rodrigo Rato is one of 33 current and former officials at Spanish lender Bankia who will become the focus of a fraud inquiry.
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Spain child murders mother jailed

Tuesday, July 3rd 2012, 13:24
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A British woman is jailed for 30 years by a Spanish court for murdering her two young children in a hotel room.
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Spain jobless level falls sharply

Tuesday, July 3rd 2012, 9:02

The number of people looking for work in Spain fell by almost 100,000 in June, a record for the month, to 4.62 million.
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VIDEO: Royal Madrid: Team meet King

Tuesday, July 3rd 2012, 0:47
related places: Madrid

King Juan Carlos received the team at Madrid's Zarzuela Palace before they began a parade in an open-top bus.
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VIDEO: Spain team celebrate in open top bus

Monday, July 2nd 2012, 22:30
related places: Madrid

The Spanish national football team has toured Madrid in an open top bus to celebrate its victory in the Euro 2012 championship.
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Thousands welcome Spain heroes

Monday, July 2nd 2012, 20:14
related places: Madrid

Spain's football team is greeted by tens of thousands on the streets of the capital Madrid after their triumph in the Euro 2012 tournament.
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Football euphoria grips Spain

Monday, July 2nd 2012, 11:01

Historic football win gives struggling Spain a lift
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VIDEO: Euro 2012: Fans euphoric in Madrid

Monday, July 2nd 2012, 2:02
related places: Madrid

Spain have won the Euro 2012 football championship, much to the delight of thousands of supporters who had gathered in central Madrid to watch the game.
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'Great Spain era' says Del Bosque

Sunday, July 1st 2012, 23:45

Coach Vicente del Bosque hails Spain's "great generation of footballers" after winning Euro 2012.
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Italy will 'grow' says Prandelli

Sunday, July 1st 2012, 23:25

Italy coach Cesare Prandelli admits his side were outplayed by Spain in the final of Euro 2012, but insists his team will learn.
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Xavi urges Spain to make history

Saturday, June 30th 2012, 18:14

Xavi says Spain have a "great opportunity to make history" as the reigning European and world champions aim for a third tournament win.
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Eta suspects remanded by UK court

Friday, June 29th 2012, 22:09
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Two Spanish members of the Basque separatist group Eta are remanded in custody by a London court over alleged terrorist offences.
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Merkel defends compromise on euro

Friday, June 29th 2012, 20:21
related countries: Germany Germany, Italy Italy

Chancellor Merkel defends a deal to use eurozone bailout funds to help banks, a concession to Spain and Italy which sends stocks soaring.
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Eurozone agrees on banks rescue

Friday, June 29th 2012, 7:23
related countries: Italy Italy

EU leaders agree to use the eurozone's bailout fund to directly support struggling banks, an apparent concession by Germany to Spain and Italy.
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Germany 1-2 Italy

Thursday, June 28th 2012, 20:41
related countries: Germany Germany, Italy Italy

Mario Balotelli scores two superb goals as Italy shock Germany to book a Euro 2012 final showdown with Spain in Kiev.
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Portugal's penalty plan backfires

Thursday, June 28th 2012, 8:36
related countries: Portugal Portugal

Portugal coach Paulo Bento says his side planned their penalty shoot-out against Spain, despite Cristiano Ronaldo not featuring.
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Portugal 0-0 Spain (2-4 on pens)

Wednesday, June 27th 2012, 22:36
related countries: Portugal Portugal

Cesc Fabregas is the hero again as Spain keep alive their hopes of defending their European title with a dramatic shootout win over Portugal.
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Spain 'cannot afford high rates'

Wednesday, June 27th 2012, 19:26

Spain's Prime Minister, Mariano Rajoy, says the country cannot afford to finance itself for long at current rates of interest.
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Nasri apologises to France fans

Wednesday, June 27th 2012, 12:17
related countries: France France

France midfielder Samir Nasri apologises to supporters over his row with a journalist after losing to Spain.
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Iniesta rejects boring Spain tag

Wednesday, June 27th 2012, 10:55
related countries: Portugal Portugal

Spain's Andres Iniesta rejects claims his team's "tiki-taka" style is boring.
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Ronaldo denies feeling pressure

Wednesday, June 27th 2012, 9:35
related countries: Portugal Portugal

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo says he is not feeling the weight of expectation ahead of his side's semi-final against Spain.
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Uefa to act over racist chanting

Tuesday, June 26th 2012, 15:12
related countries: Russia Russia

Uefa launch action against the Spanish football federation and the Russian football union for "improper conduct" of fans.
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Spain banks downgraded by Moody's

Monday, June 25th 2012, 22:54

The ratings agency Moody's has cut the credit rating on 28 of Spain's banks one week after the country asked for money to support them.
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Shares hit by euro summit fear

Monday, June 25th 2012, 20:21

Spanish and Italian shares fall sharply amid fears that an EU summit this week will again fail to produce a deal to shore up the euro.
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Alonso emotional after shock win

Sunday, June 24th 2012, 17:04

An emotional Fernando Alonso dedicates his dramatic European Grand Prix victory to Spain, calling it one of his best-ever.
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Nasri rows with French journalist

Sunday, June 24th 2012, 10:23
related countries: France France

France midfielder Samir Nasri gets into a heated row with a journalist after France's Euro 2012 quarter-final defeat by Spain.
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VIDEO: Mother guilty of child murders in Spain

Friday, June 22nd 2012, 5:52
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A British woman has been found guilty of murdering her two children in a hotel room in Spain.
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Spain banks need up to 62bn euros

Thursday, June 21st 2012, 22:42

An independent audit of Spain's banks finds that they need up to 62bn euros (£50bn) in extra funding.
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Mother guilty of child murders

Thursday, June 21st 2012, 20:45
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A British woman is found guilty of murdering her two children in a hotel room in Spain.
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Croatia face new racism sanctions

Wednesday, June 20th 2012, 16:25
related countries: Croatia Croatia

Uefa starts new disciplinary proceedings against Croatia after fans displayed racist banners as they lost to Spain.
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Bond yields fall after G20 summit

Wednesday, June 20th 2012, 14:39
related countries: Italy Italy

Spanish and Italian bond yields fall, on hopes that the G20 summit saw eurozone nations move closer to a deal on lowering euro-area borrowing costs.
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Miro work smashes auction record

Wednesday, June 20th 2012, 9:03
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Joan Miro's 1927 work Peinture (Etoile Bleue) sells for more than £23 million at Sotheby's in London, breaking the auction record for the Spanish artist.
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France need to get better - Blanc

Tuesday, June 19th 2012, 23:24

France manager Laurent Blanc warns his side they will need to improve against Spain in the Euro 2012 quarter-finals.
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Sweden 2-0 France

Tuesday, June 19th 2012, 21:16
related countries: France France, Sweden Sweden

A spectacular goal by Zlatan Ibrahimovic helps Sweden beat a France side who will now meet Spain in the Euro 2012 last eight.
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Spain's cost of borrowing jumps

Tuesday, June 19th 2012, 18:48

Spanish borrowing costs on 12-month and 18-month bonds jump to 5.1% at its first debt auction since securing a 100bn euro bank bailout.
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Rockets fired in Spanish protests

Tuesday, June 19th 2012, 18:19

Spanish miners on strike fire homemade rockets at police as austerity protests escalate into violence.
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Bilic surprised by Croatia exit

Monday, June 18th 2012, 23:26
related countries: Croatia Croatia

Departing Croatia boss Slaven Bilic admits surprise at his team's Euro 2012 exit following their 1-0 defeat by Spain.
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Del Bosque admits Spain were poor

Monday, June 18th 2012, 22:44
related countries: Croatia Croatia

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque admits his side were below par as they reached the quarter-finals of Euro 2012 with a nervy win over Croatia.
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Croatia 0-1 Spain

Monday, June 18th 2012, 20:44

Jesus Navas scores a dramatic late winner as Spain produce a nervy performance to qualify for the quarter-finals of Euro 2012.
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More reform needed, says Spain PM

Sunday, June 17th 2012, 13:31

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy says action is needed to make the economy "more flexible and competitive" after the IMF calls for wider reforms.
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Spanish miners clash with police

Friday, June 15th 2012, 21:53

Seven people are injured after striking coal miners clash with riot police outside a mine in northern Spain, officials say.
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Spain 'to miss budget targets'

Friday, June 15th 2012, 17:08
related places: Madrid

Spain is likely to miss its budget targets for this year and Madrid should adopt wider reforms to reduce its debts, according to the International Monetary Fund.
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Red dot becomes 'oldest cave art'

Friday, June 15th 2012, 0:32

New tests on Spanish cave motifs show them to be thousands of years older than previously thought.
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Spain 4-0 Republic of Ireland

Thursday, June 14th 2012, 20:40
related countries: Ireland Ireland

Fernando Torres scores twice as Spain move top of Group C with a win that knocks Republic of Ireland out of Euro 2012.
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Spain borrowing costs at new high

Thursday, June 14th 2012, 16:49

Spain's borrowing costs reach a new euro-era record, with 10-year bond yields hitting 7% - a level many analysts believe is unsustainable.
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Spain and Cyprus ratings slashed

Wednesday, June 13th 2012, 22:12

The crisis-struck Spanish and Cypriot governments' credit ratings are cut by Moody's, leaving Spain just above "junk" levels.
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