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India

Guillermo Martinez

"We are abandoned," residents in COVID-hit Madrid district await lockdown decision

18 Sep 2020

MADRID, Sept 18 Residents in Madrid's poorer districts said on Friday they felt abandoned and stigmatised as politicians pondered whether to put them under lockdown because of their higher COVID-19 infection rate.

Spain passes 500,000 coronavirus cases in Western European first

07 Sep 2020

MADRID Spain became the first country in Western Europe to register 500,000 coronavirus infections on Monday, after a second surge in cases that coincided with schools reopening.

Spain passes 500,000 coronavirus cases in Western European first

07 Sep 2020

MADRID, Sept 7 Spain became the first country in Western Europe to register 500,000 coronavirus infections on Monday, after a second surge in cases that coincided with schools reopening.

"Everyone is panicking" over quarantine, says UK tourist in Spain

26 Jul 2020

MADRID, July 26 British tourists flying home on Sunday after a holiday in Spain angrily reacted to an abrupt decision by their government to make everyone arriving from the Mediterranean country spend 14 days in quarantine.

Thousands of Spanish Airbus workers protest layoff plan

23 Jul 2020

GETAFE, Spain Thousands of Spanish Airbus employees gathered outside a factory near Madrid on Thursday, waving banners and chanting through face-masks, to protest against a restructuring plan that will see hundreds of jobs lost. | Video

Spain reopens its borders as state of emergency comes to an end

21 Jun 2020

MADRID Passengers wearing masks and wheeling suitcases arrived at Madrid's main airport and French people crossed the border to buy bargain alcohol and tobacco on Sunday as Spain opened its borders to most European countries and ended a state of emergency imposed to contain COVID-19. | Video

Spain reopens its borders as state of emergency comes to an end

21 Jun 2020

MADRID, June 21 Passengers wearing masks and wheeling suitcases arrived at Madrid's main airport on Sunday as Spain opened its borders to most European countries and ended a state of emergency imposed to contain the coronavirus.

'We are culture', Spain's bullfight fans chant, seeking aid during pandemic

14 Jun 2020

GUADALAJARA, Spain Chanting "We are culture", matadores and bullfighting supporters demonstrated on Saturday across Spain, seeking government support for the sector after the coronavirus pandemic halted its season.

Con mascarillas negras y silencio, España llora a los muertos del coronavirus

27 May 2020

MADRID, 27 mayo Muchos españoles se vistieron de negro y guardaron silencio en toda la nación al mediodía del miércoles, al comienzo de 10 días de luto por los más de 27.000 muertos debido al brote de coronavirus en el país.

With black masks and silence, Spain mourns its coronavirus dead

27 May 2020

MADRID Grieving Spaniards wore black and fell silent across the nation at midday on Wednesday at the start of 10 days of mourning for more than 27,000 dead from the coronavirus crisis.

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