MADRID Madrid will become the first European capital to go back into lockdown in coming days after the region's leader reluctantly agreed on Thursday to obey a central government order to ban non-essential travel to and from the Spanish capital. | Video
BARCELONA/MADRID Dressed in white lab coats, medical scrubs and face masks, hundreds of junior Spanish doctors took to the streets of Barcelona on Tuesday to demand better working conditions as they struggle against a second wave of coronavirus infections.
BARCELONA/MADRID, Sept 29 Dressed in white lab
coats, medical scrubs and face masks, hundreds of junior
Spanish doctors took to the streets of Barcelona on Tuesday to
demand better working conditions as they struggle against a
second wave of coronavirus infections.
MADRID Wearing colourful masks, the pupils of the Mariano Jose de Larra primary school in Madrid laughed and played on Tuesday morning before their teachers made them form two lines at the gates to measure their temperature.
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.
MADRID Spain's former king Juan Carlos has gone to the Dominican Republic after abruptly leaving his home country under a cloud of scandal, several Spanish newspapers said on Tuesday, though one placed him in Portugal. | Video
MADRID, March 12 Bleary-eyed and stressed, U.S.
and European travellers at Madrid's Barajas airport scrambled to
board the last flights back to the United States before a 30-day
suspension intended to curb the spread of coronavirus begins at
midnight on Friday.
BARCELONA Hundreds of protesters battled police in the heart of Barcelona on Friday, setting up fiery barricades and hurling rocks at security forces on the fifth day of unrest following the jailing of Catalan separatist leaders. | Video
BARCELONA Thousands gathered in Barcelona in a fourth day of protests that have led to the worst sustained street violence in Spain in decades after Catalan leaders were sentenced to lengthy jail terms for their roles in a 2017 bid for independence. | Video
* Dozens injured in overnight clashes in Barcelona
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