|Friday, August 17, 2018
You are here: Home » News » News from Spain
  • Follow Us!

News from Spain

Major website sold illegal drugs around the world

Spanish police have taken part in an international operation to dismantle a gang which sold a wide spectrum of drugs via the internet. During the investigation, 6,000 shipments from Asian countries were detected, involving 30 different types of drugs and new psychoactive substances (NSP) as the “synthetic opiate” or fluoranfetamina.Full Article

Custom officers find live eels in suitcases of Chinese tourists

Police found themselves with a rather slippery problem after opening the suitcases of several Chinese tourists at a busy international airport. Inside, they discovered nearly 50 live eels, still ...Full Article

Driver “cut off his own hand” to falsely claim accident compensation

A 42-year-old farmer who tried to claim more than 300,000 euros by hacking off his own hand and then claiming it had been cut off in a road accident ...Full Article

Spain must press ahead with reforms and path to recovery, says Rajoy

Spain is on the way to stabilty but all efforts must now be made to ensure the path to recovery is consolidated. During an interview on the ‘Herrera en ...Full Article

New contracts up and jobless figure drops again to just over four million

The number of unemployed registered with the Public Employment Services fell by 55,790 in the month of December, 1.34 per cent down on the previous month. Unemployment has now ...Full Article

Eight Brits arrested as part of Costa del Sol cocaine trafficking raids

Eight Brits have been arrested after police caught them red-handed in the act of trying to buy cocaine worth more than 500,000 million euros on the Costa del Sol. ...Full Article

Train graffiti gangs caught by police as damage toll soars

Spain’s Civil Guard has pledged to continue its crackdown on the illegal practice of daubing graffiti on trains. This has become a huge problem across the country, generating damage ...Full Article

Madrid-based trafficking gang smuggled Iranians into UK

Police have smashed an international trafficking gang which smuggled Iranians into Britain for 15,000 euros each and threatened to kill their families back home unless they towed the line. ...Full Article

Animal group says “pigeons on the pill” is more humane

Animal rights campaigners have slammed one of the biggest cities in the world for a “cruel and inhuman” culling of pigeons and says putting them on the pill was ...Full Article

Police warn about “grooming” as paedophile arrested for Whatsapp pictures

Young people who use the internet to chat to others are being warned about the dangers of “grooming” by sexual perverts who pretend to be teenagers as well. Their ...Full Article
Page 62 of 100« First...102030...6061626364...708090...Last »