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European cities announce new restrictions as COVID-19 cases soar

8:17am IST

LONDON/MADRID European countries from Denmark to Greece announced new restrictions on Friday to curb surging coronavirus infections in some of their largest cities, while Britain was reported to be considering a new national lockdown.

European cities announce new restrictions as COVID-19 cases soar

18 Sep 2020

LONDON/MADRID European countries from Denmark to Greece announced new restrictions on Friday to curb surging coronavirus infections in some of their largest cities, while Britain was reported to be considering a new national lockdown.

Petitions and memes target former king Juan Carlos after he leaves Spain

05 Aug 2020

MADRID Students in Madrid want their King Juan Carlos University to change its name, a few towns plan the same for their streets, and memes mocking the former monarch are circulating widely after he left the country amid a corruption scandal.

Spain dives into deep recession, tourism woes bode ill for rebound

31 Jul 2020

MADRID The coronavirus crisis has pulverised Spain's economy, triggering its worst recession since the civil war, with collapsed tourism numbers boding ill for hopes of a swift rebound.

Spain slams UK, Germany for advising tourists to stay away

28 Jul 2020

MADRID/LONDON/BERLIN Spain reacted angrily on Tuesday to recommendations from Britain and Germany that their citizens avoid its islands and beaches because of an increase in coronavirus cases during what should be the height of the tourism season.

Spain is safe, minister insists as British quarantine move sows dismay

27 Jul 2020

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Spain may quarantine British tourists, minister tells BBC

16 Jun 2020

MADRID Spain is considering imposing a quarantine on British travellers when it reopens its borders next week, in response to a similar policy at London's end, its foreign minister said.

UPDATE 3-Spain may quarantine British tourists, minister tells BBC

16 Jun 2020

MADRID, June 16 Spain is considering imposing a quarantine on British travellers when it reopens its borders next week, in response to a similar policy at London's end, its foreign minister said.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Protests over George Floyd's death expose raw race relations worldwide

04 Jun 2020

AMSTERDAM/MADRID, June 2 Images of a white police officer kneeling on the neck of African-American George Floyd, who then died, have sparked protests from Amsterdam to Nairobi, but they also expose deeper grievances among demonstrators over strained race relations in their own countries.

Protests over Floyd's death expose raw race relations worldwide

02 Jun 2020

AMSTERDAM/MADRID, June 2 Images of a white police officer kneeling on the neck of African-American George Floyd who then died have sparked angry protests from Amsterdam to Nairobi, but they also expose deeper grievances among demonstrators over strained race relations in their own countries.

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