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Super Cup semis: Barcelona beat Real Sociedad on penalties

FC Barcelona keeper Marc Andre Ter Stegen was the hero as his side sneaked into the final of the Spanish Super Cup after beating...
Covid Vaccines

Spain to provide tax-free COVID-19 vaccines and tests

Spain will abolish value-added tax (VAT) on the sale of COVID-19 vaccines and tests until the end of 2022, in accordance with newly-reached European...
Violent Clashes

Spain sees violent clashes for second night over virus measures

For a second night in a row, multiple cities across Spain were racked by clashes between authorities and people protesting the latest coronavirus control...

Partey move highlights more deadline day exits than arrivals in Spain

There were more departures than arrivals on transfer deadline day at Spain’s biggest clubs with Thomas Partey leaving Atletico Madrid in the biggest deal...
Gerard Pique (Front) of FC Barcelona vies for the ball during the UEFA Champions League final match between Juventus F.C. and FC Barcelona in Berlin, Germany, on June 6, 2015. (Xinhua/Zhang Fan)

Barca, Sevilla, Atletico & Elche make their La Liga debuts in Spain’s Matchday 3

The third round of matches in Spain's Liga Santander sees FC Barcelona, Atletico Madrid, Sevilla and newly promoted Elche finally make their league...
English Premier League

Real Sociedad confirm sale of Spain defender Llorente to Leeds United

La Liga club Real Sociedad on Tuesday confirmed the transfer of defender Diego Llorente to recently promoted Premier League club Leeds United. ...
Real Madrid

More fixture chaos as Real Madrid prepare for league debut in Spain

La Liga on Wednesday announced two changes to the scheduled kickoff times of the second round of matches of the season to be...
Valencia and Real Madrid

Valencia fight back for winning start in Spain, Villarreal drop points against Huesca

Valencia overcame a nightmare summer which has seen unrest amongst the club's fans and a host of key players abandon the club, to come...
PUMA match ball

Four things to look out for as La Liga kicks off in Spain

There may be no Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico or Sevilla taking part in the first round of matches in La Liga this weekend,...

US Open results

Following are the results from the US Open on Thursday (prefix number denotes seeding): Men's singles Second round ...
Jurgen Klopp, Manager of Liverpool celebrates after winning the UCL Final between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on June 01, 2019 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Michael Regan/G)

Spain snatch late draw against Germany in UEFA Nations League

Jose Luis Gaya's injury-time equalizer canceled out Timo Werner's opener and helped Spain snatch a last-gasp 1-1 draw with Germany in Group 4...
Tourism, Beach, Africa,

Unemployment rises in Spain in August due to fall in tourism

The number of people registered as unemployed in Spain rose by 29,780 to reach 3,802,814 in August, according to data published by the...
A member of Palestinian medical team is seen at an emergency center for monitoring, screening and preventive health care education about COVID-19, which was recently established by the Palestinian Ministry of Health, in the West Bank city of Nablus, March 9, 2020. Palestine on Monday reported six new cases of coronavirus, bringing the total number of the infected Palestinians to 25. (Photo by Ayman Nobani/Xinhua)

Foreign tourist arrivals to Spain slump 75 percent year-on-year in July

Spain registered a 75-percent year-on-year (YoY) drop in the number of foreign tourist arrivals in July, the country's Statistical Office (INE) said on...

West Nile virus claims third victim in Spain

A 70-year-old man was on Friday confirmed as the third victim of the West Nile virus in the province of Seville of the...
?Climate change is increasing the vulnerability of forests to wildfires ?

Spain wildfire forces 250 to evacuate

A wildfire in the province of Huelva in southwest Spain had forced the evacuation of around 250 people from their homes and had affected...
Rodrigo Moreno

Valencia’s Spain striker Rodrigo set to join Leeds United

Spanish international striker Rodrigo Moreno is on the verge of a move to newly promoted Premier League club, Leeds United. Valencia confirmed...
Head coach Luis Enrique of FC Barcelona reacts prior to the UEFA Champions League final match between Juventus F.C. and FC Barcelona in Berlin, Germany, on June 6, 2015. (Xinhua/Zhang Fan)

Luis Enrique rings the changes in Spain’s first squad since his return

Luis Enrique on Thursday made wide-scale changes when naming his first squad since returning as Spain coach in November 2019 when he replaced Roberto...

Moroccan navy arrests 107 over illegal immigration

Moroccan navy arrested 107 migrants in the Mediterranean who were trying to reach Spain. The migrants, including Asians and Sub-Saharans, were aboard...
Researcher Works

COVID-19 in Spain sewage brings origin of virus a step closer

The presence of COVID-19 in Spain's sewage offers a clue on the virus' existence, either in people or animals, before China reported its first...
The streets are seen near the European Union headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, March 24, 2020. The cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Europe exceeded 200,000 as of Tuesday evening. The hardest hit countries remained to be Italy, Spain, Germany and France, with over 150,000 cases in combination. (Photo by Riccardo Pareggiani/Xinhua)

Spain to quarantine all arrivals from overseas

The Spanish government announced on Tuesday that it will impose a 14-day quarantine on all travelers who arrive from another country as another measure...

Spain starts study to detect true spread of COVID-19

The Spanish Ministry of Health, Consumer Affairs and Social Services on Monday began a study to determine how widely COVID-19 has spread in the...
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen (R), European Parliament President David Sassoli (C) and President of the European Council Charles Michel attend a press conference on the future of Europe at the Parlamentarium in Brussels, Belgium, Jan. 31, 2020. The United Kingdom's (UK) withdrawal agreement will enter into force upon the UK's exit from the EU on Friday night, ending the country's 47-year membership. (Xinhua/Zheng Huansong)

“Mixed picture” in Europe as UK COVID-19 deaths top 20,000

The coronavirus pandemic is showing a mixed picture in Europe, as Britain's death toll surpassed 20,000 on Saturday, making it the fifth nation globally...

New coronavirus cases and deaths rise in Spain

The number of new COVID-19 cases and deaths recorded in the last 24 hours have both increased in Spain, health authorities said Friday. ...

Spain’s reopening of factories leads to concerns of COVID-19 resurgence

Spain will reopen some businesses to save its struggling economy on Monday while most of the country's lockdown restrictions remain in place, leading to...
A researcher prepares for a test at a national key laboratory of silkworm genome biology in Southwest University, Chongqing municipality, May 31, 2017. (Photo by CFP)

Spanish bio-engineers discover drug that blocks effects of COVID-19

Researchers at the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC), together with international collaborators from Canada, Sweden and Germany, have identified a drug capable of...

Why coronavirus hits Spain hardest in Europe

by Paul Giblin There is still no verifiable scientific explanation for why two Mediterranean countries -- Italy and Spain -- have become...
A merchant hosts a livestreaming show to sell her products on Xiushui Street, a shopping center in Chaoyang district, Beijing, March 3, 2020. The shopping center reopened to business on the same day. Liu Jing/People’s Daily Online

Beijing reports 5 new imported COVID-19 cases

Beijing reported five new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) from other countries Tuesday, the municipal health commission said Wednesday. Among...
domestic air travel

Botswana imposes travel ban on people entering from 18 high-risk countries

Botswana's Health and Wellness Minister Lemogang Kwape on Monday imposed a travel ban on people entering the southern African country from 18 high-risk countries...

Real Madrid aim to build on Clasico win in Spain’s Matchday 27

The hangover from last weekend's 'Clasico' between Real Madrid and FC Barcelona will last on the 27th round of games this weekend in the...
novel coronavirus

First coronavirus case in Spain’s mainland confirmed

The first case of novel coronavirus on the Spanish mainland was confirmed on Tuesday by health authorities in the northeastern region of Catalonia. ...