Online Edition: Edition 590
News from Spain
Police who arrested three British men as part of Spain’s biggest ever cocaine bust found more than 600 packets buried underground in a garden. Drug squad officers had to use an excavator to unearth the 612 parcels which contained a total of 678 kilograms of cocaine.
Hoteliers in Mallorca are worried about losing up to one million holidaymakers next summer due to the doubling of the tourist tax and the “bounce back” ...Full Article
A multi-pronged attack on fake sickness claims among UK holidaymakers appears to be curing the bug, according to research by the Travel Market London. The number ...Full Article
Spain’s Civil Guard says citizen collaboration is helping them in their ongoing campaign against terrorism activity via the internet. In recent months, five people have been ...Full Article
The Spanish economy created 521,700 jobs year-on-year in the third quarter of 2017 and unemployment fell by 589,100. This is according to figures from the Labour ...Full Article
An on-the-run Polish fugitive wanted for murder and a vicious stabbing tried to take on a new identity by having a nose job and trying to ...Full Article
A 24-year-old woman was killed after a car taking part in a Spanish rally careered off the road into spectators and catapulted her down an enbankment. ...Full Article
A 52-year-old tourist was killed in front of his wife when a huge piece of marble plummeted nearly 90ft from a famous Italian church. The victim, ...Full Article
Police in Spain have made one of the biggest hauls of deadly chemicals capable of making 20 million doses of ecstasy tablets. Drug squad officers say ...Full Article
Spain has taken in 194 refugees from Turkey under the National Resettlement Programme. They are all of Syrian nationality except four Palestinians.