Former Bank of Spain head charged over banking scandal

Miguel Ángel Fernández Ordóñez, in charge of the central bank from 2006 to 2012, was charged over a failed listing that saw small investors lose millions of euros in investment.

Denmark joins the race to host EU drug agency after Brexit

The Danish government teamed up with the former head of drug company Novo Nordisk in its campaign to become the new host of the London-based European Medicines Agency after Britain's vote to leave the European Union.

“The European Union should reaffirm its competence in defense”

The four ministers belonging to the "Southern Quartet" on Monday discussed different positions on the transatlantic relation between NATO partners.

No EU support for Catalonian independence

This year could be a turning point in the question of Catalan independence. A "binding" referendum on the issue has been scheduled for 2017, and tensions surrounding it are growing stronger.

Raul Arevalo shines at the 31st Spanish Film Academy’s Goya Awards

Actor-turned-director Raul Arevalo's first film, "The Fury of a Patient Man," won best picture and he was honored for best directorial debut and best original screenplay.

Roger Federer wins 18th grand slam in Melbourne

Roger Federer came out on top after a rollercoaster ride in the 35th chapter of his rivalry with Rafael Nadal to win his fifth Australian Open 6-4 3-6 6-1 3-6 6-3 and clinch a first grand slam title in four and a half years.

Spain finally in line with EU targets

Brussels found that Spain's "fiscal effort is met in 2017."

ETA sympathizers protest in Spain

Tens of thousands of people have protested in the Basque city of Bilbao calling for some 350 imprisoned members and sympathizers of the armed pro-Basque independence group ETA to be allowed serve their sentences closer to home in northern Spain.

Madrid to ban cars from its crowded city center

Madrid is already enforcing temporary driving restrictions in the city center when smog levels reach harmful peaks.

Over 1,000 refugees storm Spain’s border fence with Morocco

A series of violent clashes has erupted after over 1,000 refugees attempting to reach Europe stormed a border fence between Morocco and Spain's overseas territory of Ceuta.