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TV dumps Trump over Mexico remarks

Thursday, June 25th 2015, 21:32
related countries: Mexico Mexico, United States United States
related places: Trump

A Spanish-language US television network cuts ties with businessman Donald Trump because of disparaging remarks he made about Mexicans.
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Spanish man gored by bull dies

Thursday, June 25th 2015, 11:54

A Spanish man dies hours after he was gored twice by a bull at a summer festival in south-western Spain.
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Vet held over 'drugs in puppies'

Tuesday, June 23rd 2015, 16:00
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

A Venezuelan veterinarian wanted for 10 years is arrested in Spain on charges of trying to smuggle drugs via the stomachs of puppies.
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Rwanda 'outrage' at spy chief arrest

Tuesday, June 23rd 2015, 15:29
related countries: Rwanda Rwanda, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The Rwandan government has called the UK arrest of their intelligence chief Karenzi Karake, who is wanted in Spain for war crimes, "an outrage".
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Rwandan spy chief arrested in London

Tuesday, June 23rd 2015, 9:47
related countries: Rwanda Rwanda, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Rwanda's intelligence chief Karenzi Karake, who is wanted in Spain for war crimes, has been arrested in London, BBC Newsnight has learned.
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Mandzukic joins Juventus for £13.6m

Monday, June 22nd 2015, 17:03
related countries: Croatia Croatia

Serie A champions Juventus sign Croatia international striker Mario Mandzukic from Atletico Madrid for £13.6m.
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'Kill Jews' village changes name

Monday, June 22nd 2015, 16:32

A Spanish village whose name translates as "Fort Kill Jews" reverts to its previous title after a referendum and local government approval.
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Man Utd eye Ramos & Schweinsteiger

Monday, June 22nd 2015, 11:32

Manchester United are interested in Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos and Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger.
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Arrests ordered in mafia drugs raid

Wednesday, June 17th 2015, 15:02
related countries: Italy Italy

Police in Italy and Spain order the arrests of 34 people following an international investigation into an 'Ndrangheta drug-smuggling ring.
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Neymar faces Barcelona fraud inquiry

Wednesday, June 17th 2015, 14:22
related countries: Botswana Botswana
related places: Barcelona

A Spanish court agrees to allow a fraud case against Barcelona's Brazilian star Neymar, weeks after the club itself was ordered to stand trial.
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Are new Magaluf drinking laws working?

Saturday, June 13th 2015, 13:35

Newsbeat is spending the weekend in the Spanish holiday resort town of Magaluf to see whether the new drinking laws there are working.
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Spain princess stripped of title

Friday, June 12th 2015, 16:16

Spain's King Felipe strips the title "Duchess of Palma" from his sister Princess Cristina, who is charged with tax evasion.
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Spain passes Jewish citizenship plan

Thursday, June 11th 2015, 19:51

Spain's parliament approves a law to ease the path to citizenship for descendants of Jews who fled the country more than 500 years ago.
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West Ham sign Spain U21 midfielder

Wednesday, June 10th 2015, 16:10

New West Ham boss Slaven Bilic makes Sampdoria's Spain Under-21 midfielder Pedro Obiang his first signing for the club.
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Appeal against Messi tax case fails

Wednesday, June 10th 2015, 15:08
related countries: Argentina Argentina
related places: Barcelona

Argentina and Barcelona star Lionel Messi moves one step closer to going on trial for tax evasion after a Spanish court rejects his latest appeal.
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Atletico 'in talks' with Tevez

Wednesday, June 10th 2015, 12:56

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has told Spanish media the club are in talks with Juventus striker Carlos Tevez.
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Juve sign Khedira from Real Madrid

Tuesday, June 9th 2015, 14:06

Germany midfielder Sami Khedira will join Juventus on a free transfer from Real Madrid after agreeing a four-year deal.
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'Suitcase boy' reunited with mother

Monday, June 8th 2015, 19:35

An eight-year-old boy from Ivory Coast who was found being smuggled into Spain in a suitcase is reunited with his mother.
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Ex-Spain PM enters Venezuela dispute

Sunday, June 7th 2015, 19:00
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Former Spanish PM Felipe Gonzalez arrives in Venezuela to help defend two jailed opposition politicians.
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Elche demoted after unpaid tax

Friday, June 5th 2015, 11:17
related places: Eibar, Elche

Elche are demoted from La Liga because of unpaid tax debts and Eibar replace them in Spain's top flight next season.
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Real boss Benitez 'admires' Sterling

Wednesday, June 3rd 2015, 12:53

Ex-Liverpool boss Rafael Benitez is presented as Real Madrid manager - and says he "admires" Liverpool's Raheem Sterling.
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Wednesday's gossip column

Wednesday, June 3rd 2015, 5:53

Papers react to Blatter news, Man Utd have bid for Real Madrid's Bale and Varane rejected, Man City want Isco, plus more.
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Ancelotti turns down AC Milan offer

Tuesday, June 2nd 2015, 19:10

Carlo Ancelotti rejects an offer from AC Milan to return as manager, saying he wants a break after being sacked by Real Madrid.
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Clement appointed Derby head coach

Monday, June 1st 2015, 5:39

Former Real Madrid assistant Paul Clement signs a three-year contract to become Derby County head coach.
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Iglesias injured in drone mishap

Sunday, May 31st 2015, 16:44
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Spanish singer Enrique Iglesias receives treatment after two of his fingers are injured by a drone camera during a concert in Mexico.
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Real chief 'reveals' Benitez plan

Sunday, May 31st 2015, 13:54

A Real Madrid vice-president appears to suggest Rafael Benitez is to be appointed as the Spanish club's next manager.
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Spain to host US rapid reaction force

Friday, May 29th 2015, 18:44
related countries: United States United States
related places: Africa

Spain has agreed to host a US rapid reaction military force to deal with crises in Africa, Europe and the Middle East.
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Benitez confirms Napoli departure

Thursday, May 28th 2015, 12:04

Rafael Benitez - favourite to become Real Madrid boss - says he will be leaving Napoli after two years in charge of the club.
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Thursday's gossip column

Thursday, May 28th 2015, 6:47

Real Madrid to target Raheem Sterling, Man City lead Pogba chase, Ancelotti keen to manage Liverpool, plus more.
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Earliest evidence of human violence

Thursday, May 28th 2015, 0:47

A human skull from a deep cave in northern Spain shows evidence of a lethal violent attack 430,000 years ago, a study shows.
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Bale 'back next season' at Real

Tuesday, May 26th 2015, 14:35
related places: Real

Gareth Bale says he is "looking forward to coming back next season" at Real Madrid despite the departure of manager Carlo Ancelotti.
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Real Madrid close on Benitez as boss

Tuesday, May 26th 2015, 8:41
related countries: Italy Italy
related places: Napoli

Napoli boss Rafael Benitez is expected to be appointed Real Madrid manager after the Italian season finishes on Sunday.
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Tuesday's gossip column

Tuesday, May 26th 2015, 6:44

Klopp wants six-month break, Falcao seeks London move, Real Madrid eye Benitez, Spurs set to beat Liverpool for Trippier, plus more.
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Ancelotti sacked as Real manager

Monday, May 25th 2015, 19:23
related places: Real

Carlo Ancelotti is sacked as Real Madrid manager after two seasons and Rafael Benitez is tipped to take over at the Spanish club.
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Champion Sharapova through in Paris

Monday, May 25th 2015, 16:06
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

Maria Sharapova makes a successful start to her defence of the French Open title while Tomas Berdych also wins in Paris.
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Spain protest party hails poll gains

Monday, May 25th 2015, 12:45

Spain's anti-austerity Podemos movement vows to win national polls this year after dramatic gains in Sunday's local and regional elections.
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VIDEO: Anti-austerity votes shake Spain

Monday, May 25th 2015, 5:41

The governing People's Party in Spain has suffered heavy losses in regional and local elections.
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Spain enters a new political era

Monday, May 25th 2015, 3:17

A political shake-up after Spain's regional and local elections
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Spanish protest parties make gains

Monday, May 25th 2015, 2:32

Protest parties make gains in Spain's local elections, depriving the governing People's Party of overall control of Madrid and other councils.
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Spain faces local election shake-up

Sunday, May 24th 2015, 13:37

Spaniards are voting in regional and municipal elections that could challenge the grip of the country's two main parties.
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Real Madrid 7-3 Getafe

Saturday, May 23rd 2015, 21:24
related places: Getafe

Cristiano Ronaldo finishes with a season's best goals tally as his hat-trick helps Real Madrid hammer Getafe.
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Barcelona 2-2 Deportivo La Coruna

Saturday, May 23rd 2015, 19:20
related places: Barcelona, La Coruna

Xavi leaves the pitch to a standing ovation as his final La Liga game for Barcelona ends in a draw with Deportivo de La Coruna.
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Spain's political masters face bloody nose

Saturday, May 23rd 2015, 0:03

Spain's political masters face bloody nose in regional battle
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Benitez lined up by Real Madrid

Thursday, May 21st 2015, 19:14

Former Liverpool and Chelsea boss Rafael Benitez could replace Carlo Ancelotti as manager of Real Madrid.
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Tuesday's gossip column

Tuesday, May 19th 2015, 6:54
related places: Barcelona

James Milner to turn down new Man City contract, Jose Mourinho on Barcelona and Real Madrid, plus more.
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De Gea has tough choice - Van Gaal

Monday, May 18th 2015, 12:19

Keeper David De Gea will be tempted to leave Manchester United if Real Madrid try to sign him, says manager Louis van Gaal.
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Enrique shifts Barca focus to treble

Sunday, May 17th 2015, 22:16
related places: Barca, Barcelona

Coach Luis Enrique says Barcelona are already focusing on completing the treble after sealing their 23rd Spanish title.
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Atlético Madrid 0-1 Barcelona

Sunday, May 17th 2015, 20:20

Barcelona clinch the Spanish title for the 23rd time as Lionel Messi's strike secures a 1-0 victory over Atletico Madrid.
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Sharapova wins Italian Open title

Sunday, May 17th 2015, 14:30
related countries: Italy Italy

Third seed Maria Sharapova comes from a set down to beat Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro in the Italian Open final.
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Federer sets up Djokovic meeting

Saturday, May 16th 2015, 20:21
related countries: Italy Italy

Defending champion and world number one Novak Djokovic will face Roger Federer in the Italian Open final.
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Suarez Navarro into Rome final

Saturday, May 16th 2015, 14:03
related countries: Italy Italy
related places: Rome

Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro beats second seed Simona Halep in three sets to reach the Italian Open final.
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La Liga season allowed to continue

Thursday, May 14th 2015, 13:20

The Spanish football season will be allowed to finish as the Royal Spanish Football Federation's suspension is lifted.
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Ancelotti unsure of Real future

Wednesday, May 13th 2015, 22:58
related places: Real

Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti says he does not know if he will remain in charge after their Champions League exit.
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I will return stronger, says Bale

Wednesday, May 13th 2015, 22:43

Gareth Bale says he will return stronger for Real Madrid after their Champions League semi-final defeat to Juventus.
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Real Madrid 1-1 Juventus

Wednesday, May 13th 2015, 21:17

Juventus will meet Barcelona in the Champions League final after knocking out holders Real Madrid 3-2 on aggregate.
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Barcelona FC to face tax fraud trial

Wednesday, May 13th 2015, 15:54
related countries: Botswana Botswana
related places: Barcelona

A Spanish judge has ordered Barcelona football club to stand trial over claims they tried to mislead tax authorities during the transfer of Brazilian star Neymar.
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Murray confirms he will play in Rome

Tuesday, May 12th 2015, 16:03
related countries: Italy Italy
related places: Madrid, Rome

Andy Murray confirms he will play at this week's Italian Open, after winning back-to-back clay titles in Munich and Madrid.
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Bale agent talks too much - Ancelotti

Tuesday, May 12th 2015, 14:14

Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti tells Gareth Bale's agent to "stay quiet" after saying the Welshman was not being passed to.
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