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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: news

Global markets down on debt fears

Monday, November 21st 2011, 23:59

Markets worldwide tumble on fears over global debt - with another impasse due in the US and continuing fears over the eurozone crisis.
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'No miracles' warns Spain victor

Monday, November 21st 2011, 15:56

Spain's conservative leader Mariano Rajoy says the country's voice must be respected again, after a resounding election win for his Popular Party.
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Live text - Murray v Ferrer

Monday, November 21st 2011, 14:01
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

British number one Andy Murray begins his ATP World Tour Finals campaign against Spain's David Ferrer.
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VIDEO: Spanish views: 'A lot to do quickly'

Monday, November 21st 2011, 10:51

Voters and media in Spain react to centre-right Mariano Rajoy's victory and the Socialist Party's worst ever defeat in general elections.
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Nadal ridicules Noah accusations

Monday, November 21st 2011, 10:43
related countries: France France

Rafael Nadal claims French tennis legend Yannick Noah's allegations about doping in Spanish sport are "stupid".
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VIDEO: Spain socialists admit poll defeat

Monday, November 21st 2011, 6:33

Spain's ruling socialist party has seen a crushing and humiliating defeat in Sunday's national elections, as voters gave the centre-right Populist Party a clear majority.
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Dangerous days ahead for Spain

Monday, November 21st 2011, 0:18

Gavin Hewitt on the hard times facing Spain's new PM
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Spain conservatives win election

Sunday, November 20th 2011, 23:11

Spain's conservative Popular Party wins a resounding victory in a parliamentary election dominated by the country's deep debt crisis.
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VIDEO: Spain's Conservatives celebrate

Sunday, November 20th 2011, 22:41

Conservatives in Spain are celebrating a landslide victory in today's national elections.
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VIDEO: Spanish election campaigns close

Saturday, November 19th 2011, 23:04

Spain prepares to go to the polls on Sunday, after a campaign dominated by fears about high unemployment, spending cuts and the eurozone.
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Spain election: Metro eyesore blights Granada

Friday, November 18th 2011, 12:17
related places: Granada

Spanish voters fear decay as jobs and cash dry up
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VIDEO: Spain: Socialist party facing defeat

Friday, November 18th 2011, 10:42

Spain: Almost five million unemployed, cost of government borrowing hitting new highs, and a growth forecast of zero.
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Spain's borrowing costs at record

Thursday, November 17th 2011, 15:10

Spain's borrowing costs hit a 14-year high, nearing the 7% danger level, as elections loom and eurozone fears persist.
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Young professionals hit hard by Spain crisis

Thursday, November 17th 2011, 2:52

Cathedral protest highlights plight of Spain's jobless youth
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Almodovar honoured at MoMa event

Wednesday, November 16th 2011, 13:03

Spanish writer and director Pedro Almodovar is honoured by the Museum of Modern Art at a benefit in New York.
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'Foul' Jesus play divides French

Wednesday, November 16th 2011, 12:24
related countries: France France
related places: Jesus, Toulouse

Christians plan protests as a provocative Spanish play about Jesus called Golgota Picnic premieres in the southern French city of Toulouse.
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Capello hails England youngsters

Tuesday, November 15th 2011, 23:40
related countries: Sweden Sweden, United Kingdom United Kingdom

England coach Fabio Capello believes he has unearthed a new generation of talent ahead of Euro 2012 following back-to-back wins over Spain and Sweden.
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Spanish 'torture' police cleared

Tuesday, November 15th 2011, 18:19

A Spanish court acquits four police officers jailed for torturing two members of the armed Basque separatist group, Eta.
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Spain election: Economic woes dominate campaign

Tuesday, November 15th 2011, 15:59

Hard times are grist for Spanish conservatives' mill
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VIDEO: Change at the top for Spain?

Tuesday, November 15th 2011, 5:47

Spain's governing socialist party seems to be heading for its worst ever defeat in this week's general election.
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Youth key to Euro hopes - Capello

Saturday, November 12th 2011, 21:17

England coach Fabio Capello is impressed by the calibre of his young players after the 1-0 victory over Spain at Wembley.
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England 1-0 Spain

Saturday, November 12th 2011, 19:05
related countries: Sweden Sweden, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Stand-in skipper Frank Lampard scores the only goal of the game as England beat world and European champions Spain at Wembley.
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Live - Saturday football

Saturday, November 12th 2011, 13:30
related countries: Norway Norway, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: A

England beat world champions Spain 1-0 at Wembley after Wales defeat Norway in a friendly on a day that also saw 37 FA Cup first-round ties.
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O2 owner Telefonica hit by losses

Friday, November 11th 2011, 11:27

Spanish telecoms group Telefonica, which owns the O2 network, reports its first quarterly loss for nine years after being hit by redundancy costs.
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Spain's economy sees zero growth

Friday, November 11th 2011, 9:49

The Spanish economy failed to grow in the July to September quarter as domestic spending fell, latest official data indicates.
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England a match for Spain - Hart

Thursday, November 10th 2011, 15:23
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Joe Hart is certain that a weakened England side will not be thrashed by world and European champions Spain.
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Home nations get poppy go-ahead

Wednesday, November 9th 2011, 19:44
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Fifa agrees that England, Scotland and Wales can wear poppies on black armbands during the upcoming internationals.
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Prince William wants poppy U-turn

Wednesday, November 9th 2011, 17:15
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Prince William and Prime Minister David Cameron write to Fifa demanding the ban on England shirts being embroidered with poppies is lifted.
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Spain holds TV election debate

Tuesday, November 8th 2011, 8:23

The two main rivals in Spain's election, Alfredo Perez Rubalcaba and Mariano Rajoy, spar in their only live television debate of the campaign.
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Spain name squad to face England

Monday, November 7th 2011, 13:26
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Wembley

Four Premier League players are included in a strong Spain squad for their friendly against England at Wembley on Saturday.
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Prado hosts Hermitage exhibition

Monday, November 7th 2011, 10:57
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Madrid

An exhibition of European art from Russia's Hermitage Museum is to go on show at the Prado Museum in Madrid.
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Call-ups for Rodwell & Sturridge

Sunday, November 6th 2011, 20:48
related countries: Sweden Sweden

England manager Fabio Capello selects midfielder Jack Rodwell and striker Daniel Sturridge for the first time.
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Terry included in England squad

Saturday, November 5th 2011, 23:12
related countries: Sweden Sweden, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Fabio Capello confirms captain John Terry will be in the England squad to face Spain and Sweden when it is named on Sunday.
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Spain election campaign under way

Friday, November 4th 2011, 14:34

Campaigning officially starts for parliamentary elections in Spain, due on 20 November, amid the country's worst economic crisis in decades.
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Gerrard out of England friendlies

Tuesday, November 1st 2011, 15:02
related countries: Sweden Sweden, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Liverpool, Swansea

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is to miss Saturday's Premier League game against Swansea and England's friendlies against Spain and Sweden because of an ankle infection.
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VIDEO: Village divided over Smurf makeover

Monday, October 31st 2011, 9:29
related places: Juzcar

Residents of the once-sleepy Spanish village of Juzcar are divided over whether its temporary blue makeover for the film The Smurfs should become permanent.
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'New' Velazquez portrait unveiled

Thursday, October 27th 2011, 16:51
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London, Silva

A previously unknown portrait by Spanish artist Diego Rodriguez de Silva y Velazquez is unveiled in London.
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Tributes paid to flood death pair

Sunday, October 23rd 2011, 12:48

Tributes are paid to a Merseyside couple killed in a flash flood while on holiday in Spain.
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British couple die in Spain flood

Sunday, October 23rd 2011, 5:54
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A British couple have died in Spain after being swept away in a flash flood, a government official says.
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Band leader Edmundo Ros dies, 100

Saturday, October 22nd 2011, 11:52
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

Band leader Edmundo Ros, the man credited with popularising Latin American music in the UK, dies at the age of 100 in Spain.
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Spain hails end of Eta militancy

Friday, October 21st 2011, 12:24

Spain's prime minister welcomes Eta's decision to end its armed campaign but one of his ministers rules out talks with the Basque separatist group.
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Real Madrid romp to win over Lyon

Tuesday, October 18th 2011, 22:07

Real Madrid remain unbeaten in the Champions League group stages following a 4-0 win over Lyon.
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Moody's cuts Spain's debt rating

Tuesday, October 18th 2011, 21:46

Moody's follows other ratings agencies in downgrading Spanish government debt, in response to the eurozone debt crisis.
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Spain's stolen babies

Tuesday, October 18th 2011, 9:31

The 'dead' children who lived - Spain begins to learn the truth
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Spain's 'Indignant' protesters return

Friday, October 14th 2011, 23:38

Spain's 'Indignants' urge people to 'unite for global change'
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Top club game in world - Ferguson

Friday, October 14th 2011, 13:17
related places: Barcelona

Sir Alex Ferguson says Manchester United against Liverpool is the biggest game in the world, even beating Barcelona versus Real Madrid.
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S&P lowers Spain's credit rating

Friday, October 14th 2011, 8:40

Standard & Poor's cuts Spain's long-term credit rating, as rival Fitch downgrades European banks including Lloyds and RBS.
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Kenya hunts aid workers' captors

Friday, October 14th 2011, 1:51
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Police in Kenya hunt for the gunmen responsible for the kidnapping of two Spanish women aid workers seized from the world's largest refugee camp.
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VIDEO: Doctors kidnapped from refugee camp

Thursday, October 13th 2011, 21:58
related countries: Kenya Kenya, Somalia Somalia

Gunmen have kidnapped two Spanish doctors working for the medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) near Kenya's border with Somalia.
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VIDEO: Spain tries to tempt foreign buyers back

Thursday, October 13th 2011, 5:59

The Spanish government has slashed sales tax on new property and embarked on a roadshow to try to tempt buyers back following the economic collapse.
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Spanish bank ratings downgraded

Tuesday, October 11th 2011, 21:11

Two leading credit rating agencies downgrade some of Spain's largest banks, citing a deteriorating outlook for the Spanish economy.
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Spain 3-1 Scotland

Tuesday, October 11th 2011, 20:33

Scotland miss out on a Euro 2012 play-off spot after losing 3-1 to world champions Spain.
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Live - Euro 2012 qualifiers

Tuesday, October 11th 2011, 16:50
related countries: Armenia Armenia, Ireland Ireland, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Scotland miss out on a Euro 2012 play-off place after being beaten by Spain, but the Republic of Ireland beat Russia to seal second place in Group B, while Wales see off Bulgaria and Italy stroll past Northern Ireland.
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Chile Mapuches mourn Columbus Day

Tuesday, October 11th 2011, 1:22
related countries: Chile Chile

Indigenous Mapuche activists march in Chile to demand the return of ancestral lands on a public holiday marking the start of the Spanish conquest.
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Italy and Spain debt downgraded

Saturday, October 8th 2011, 5:34
related countries: Italy Italy

Italian and Spanish government debt are both downgraded by the Fitch credit rating agency.
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Spanish duchess remarries at 85

Wednesday, October 5th 2011, 14:18
related places: Alba

Spain's flamboyant, fabulously wealthy 85-year-old Duchess of Alba marries a civil servant 24 years her junior at a palace in Seville.
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VIDEO: 'We will leave Spain to find good job'

Tuesday, October 4th 2011, 21:59

The unemployment rate in Spain, the highest in Europe, rose slightly to 21.2%, with youth unemployment hitting 46.2%.
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