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New study concludes Europe's Mediterranean border remains 'world's deadliest'.

Source: International Organization for Migration Country: Afghanistan, Chad, Egypt, Greece, Iraq, Italy, Libya, Morocco, Niger, Spain, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey, World Relying on analysis of IOM, the report states that at least 33,761 migrants were reported to have died or gone missing in the Mediterranean between ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Spanish golfer Rafael Cabrera-Bello wins gold medal for global success at Rio Olympics.

He was the highest ranked Spanish golfer at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro coming fifth with fellow Spaniard Sergio Garcia just three places behind him.

- The Olive Press - ES

Seized 'Dali' painting is just a poor imitation, expert says.

A painting thought to be by Salvador Dali recovered by the Lebanese Internal Security Forces in October is not a very good copy, a leading expert of the Spanish surrealist's work told The Daily Star.

- The Daily Star - LB

De Chirico betwixt dream and reality in Madrid's Caixaforum.

Over 143 works in exhibit until 28/2

- ANSA - IT

Spain to prepare exclusive aviation deal with UK to ensure British tourists keep arriving post-Brexit.

SPAIN has said it will have a backup aviation deal with the UK in case of widespread disruption to air travel post-Brexit.

- The Olive Press - ES

New budget airline routes announced from Birmingham to Malaga and Mallorca from €40.

BIRMINGHAM Airport flights to Malaga and Mallorca will launch next year. Low-cost carrier Primera Air announced that direct flights will be operated

- The Olive Press - ES

Spain's greatest golfer speaks out against continuing Cataluyna tensions.

Sergio Garcia pleaded for people to come together following a recent rally in Barcelona that saw 750,000 protesters take to the streets demanding the release of the separatist leaders.

- The Olive Press - ES

Spain resists coal phase-out.

The Spanish government is challenging a decision by its main electricity provider to shut down two coal-fired power plants. An attitude that contravenes the Paris Agreement on climate change. EURACTIV France reports.

- EurActive - UK

New tariffs on Spanish olives indicate US protectionist trend.

The US trade department decided on Tuesday to impose tariffs on imports of Spanish table olives, in another sign of rising protectionist measures under Donald Trump, which have drawn criticism from Europe.

- EurActive - UK

New study concludes Europe's Mediterranean border remains 'World's deadliest'.

Source: International Organization for Migration Country: Afghanistan, Chad, Egypt, Greece, Iraq, Italy, Libya, Morocco, Niger, Spain, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey, World Relying on analysis of IOM, the report states that at least 33,761 migrants were reported to have died or gone missing in the Mediterranean between ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Former Valencia president Orti dies aged 70.

BARCELONA - Former Valencia president Jaume Orti, who presided over the club's last two Liga title wins in 2002 and 2004, has died aged 70 from lung cancer, the club said on Friday.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Barca's Messi accepts need to rest after being a rare sub

BARCELONA, Nov 24 ― Lionel Messi said he understood the importance of resting occasionally in order to stay ripe for the end of the season as he accepted the European Golden Shoe award on Friday for being the top scorer in the continent last...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Gareth Bale finally back in training for Real Madrid

MADRID, Nov 25 ― Gareth Bale finally returned to training with his Real Madrid team-mates today and will be eased back in after two months on the sidelines, according to coach Zinedine Zidane. The important thing is that he is with us, that...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Spain Plans to Shield Its Tourism Industry From Brexit Disruption

Spain's reliance on UK tourists shows just how interconnected Europe's economies are. Brexit threatens to undo all of this. It makes total sense for countries to start preparing for a worst-case scenario. -Patrick Whyte

- Skift - US

Sergi Roberto, Andre Gomes and five Barcelona B players train with the first-team ahead of Valencia

Carles Aleñá, Jose Arnaiz, Oriol Busquets, David Costas and Marc Cucurella trained with the Barcelona first-team on Friday ahead of the Sunday's trip to Valencia.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil warned he can't be No.1 at Barcelona

Mesut Ozil would be a good signing for Barcelona but will have to come to terms with not being the number one at the Nou Camp, says Martin Keown.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Zidane provides uncertain Gareth Bale update for Real Madrid vs Malaga as Marco Asensio suffers injury

Gareth Bale, Keylor Navas and Mateo Kovacic are in contention for Real Madrid's clash with Malaga but Marco Asensio will miss the game.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Gareth Bale finally back in training for Madrid

He has not played since the 3-1 Champions League win at Borussia Dortmund on September 26.

- Daily Nation - KE

Spain's Conflict Over Catalonia Is Covering Up Massive Political Corruption

Sebastiaan Faber, Bécquer Seguín Both the ruling PP party and Catalonia's independentists are using the national question to whitewash their own history of corruption and enthusiasm for austerity. The post Spain's Conflict Over Catalonia Is Covering Up Massive Political Corruption appeared first on The Nation.

- The Nation - US

Italian judge sentences Brazil striker Robinho to nine years for gang rape

Former AC Milan and Real Madrid striker Robinho has been sentenced to nine years in prison in Italy after he was convicted of gang rape, according to local media reports on Thursday.

- The Local - IT

Ousted Catalan government ditches unilateral independence push

The party of ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont now favours talks with Madrid to achieve independence instead of pushing to break away from Spain unilaterally, its coordinator said Thursday, the latest sign it was softening its position.

- The Local - ES

Over 200,000 Spaniards call for ban of Franco Foundation

More than 200,000 Spaniards have signed a petition filed in parliament on Thursday asking the government to ban the National Francisco Franco Foundation , which glorifies Spain's former dictator.

- The Local - ES

Real Madrid legend Fernando Hierro returns to Spanish FA

Fernando Hierro returned as the Spanish football federation's sporting director on Thursday six years after leaving the role to pursue a coaching career.

- The Local - ES

Spain one of the worst EU countries for income inequality: report

A new report by the European Commission warns that while Spain's economy is improving it is among the worst performers in the union for income inequality, and young people are in a risky position.

- The Local - ES

Anger in Spain over Pamplona festival gang rape case

"I believe you": Spaniards have adopted the slogan to support the victim of an alleged gang rape at the Pamplona bull running festival, a case that has shocked the country just as the world reels from major sexual harassment scandals.

- The Local - ES

Milan soar into knockouts

AC Milan, Villarreal and Nice reached the knockout stage of the Europa League after posting wins on Thursday in the penultimate round of the group stage. Arsenal lost to Cologne 1-0 in Germany but still finish top of Group H while Hertha Berlin crashed out of the competition after a 3-2 loss to Athletic Bilbao. Everton, ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Bulgaria Remains Among the 15 most Desirable Destinations for Buying a Second Home

Bulgaria remains among the 15 most desirable destinations for buying a second home in October, according to the regular ranking of TheMoveChannel.com portal. Our country ranks 11th, climbing two positions compared to September, with a share of 1.44% of all inquiries made in the portal. In the top five of the ranking there ...

- Novinite - BG

Pamplona festival gang rape case angers Spain

'I believe you': Spaniards have adopted the slogan to support the victim of an alleged gang rape at the Pamplona bull-running festival, a case that has shocked the country just as the world reels from major sexual harassment scandals.

- SBS.com.au - AU

The world's laziest people make indolence an art form

Lazy dad tip: You can answer any question asked by your child with "Go ask your mama", including "Where's mama?" The tragedy of modern life is that people look down on lazy individuals, not realising that Advanced Indolence is an art form. Bosses at Lidl supermarket in Barcelona gave Jean P. the boot after seeing security ...

- Yahoo! News - US

La Liga's top two clash in early title pace setter

Win for Barcelona will see them open seven-point gap over Valencia The post La Liga's top two clash in early title pace setter appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Revitalised Valencia face title test in Barca visit

They still, though, trail Barca by four points at the top of the table.

- Daily Nation - KE

Police probe death of 2 Germans in eastern Spain

Spanish police say they have found the bodies of a German man and woman in a house in the eastern coastal town of Vinaros.

- FOX News - US

Falklands receives port of Vigo experts to address port potential and development

A delegation of two technicians from the Spanish Port of Vigo are visiting the Falkland Islands with the aim of offering their informed opinions on potential port development. The Falklands has a close business relationships with the port as a result of long term joint business ventures with Spanish fishing companies, and ...

- MercoPress - FK

"Brexit is madness" says Gibraltar CM: instead of looking to the future it looks to the past

Gibraltar's presence in an increasingly interconnected world means it will not be isolated as a result of Brexit, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo said on Spanish television, even as he described the UK's withdrawal from the European Union as madness'.

- MercoPress - FK

First Spanish Navy frigate updated with broadband satcom

The Spanish Navy has installed a first broadband planet-wide satellite communications link on board one of its ships, according to contractor Satlink. The initial recipient is the F-100-class frigate Cristóbal Colón , but a further system has already been ordered for a second

- Jane’s - US

Kinahan cartel member arrested in Spain for 1.2 tonne cocaine haul buried in Granada and San Sebastian

A KINAHAN cartel member has been arrested in Spain in relation to the seizure of 1.2 tonnes of cocaine in Granada and

- The Olive Press - ES

This computer game comes thanks to 2 Supreme Court justices

The Supreme Court's first female justice, Sandra Day O'Connor, has helped teach millions of students civics through computer games created by an organization she founded. Now, with a push from the Supreme Court's first Hispanic justice, Sonia Sotomayor, the group has translated one of its games into Spanish.

- PhysOrg - NL

Brazil striker Robinho given nine-year term in Italy for rape

Former AC Milan and Real Madrid striker Robinho has been sentenced to nine years in prison in Italy after he was convicted of gang rape, according to local media reports Thursday.

- The Daily Star - LB

Spanish official: Real controllers of Argentina may be Jews

Former Spanish AG accuses Israel, Argentine Jews of killing his successor.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

This computer game comes thanks to 2 Supreme Court justices

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court's first female justice, Sandra Day O'Connor, has helped teach millions of students civics through computer games created by an organization she founded. Now, with a push from the Supreme Court's first Hispanic justice, Sonia Sotomayor, the group has translated one of its games into Spanish. ...

- SFGate - US

Mum achieves primary objective by opening school for daughter

Wanting to ensure her young daughter had the best possible primary education, Adriana Chan took a step few other parents would have considered. She resolved to establish a brand-new school, a move which, within certain limits, would also allow her to have a direct influence on the guiding philosophy, choice of curriculum, ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Manchester United or Barcelona? Antoine Griezmann's former agent says forward could leave Atletico Madrid

Antoine Griezmann has been constantly linked with a move to Manchester United. Atletico Madrid's league rivals Barcelona are also now in the race for the Frenchman's signature.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Joel Matip returns to training ahead of Liverpool's clash against Chelsea, Lallana remains in contention

Joel Matip missed Liverpool's win over Southampton and their draw against Sevilla with a thigh injury sustained last week.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Eden Hazard to Real Madrid? Chelsea star reveals his 'admiration' for Champions League winners

Hazard signed a five-and-a-half-year contract at Chelsea in February 2015, meaning his current deal will run down in 2020. He has been constantly linked with a move to Real Madrid.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

'It could finish him' says Craig Bellamy about Alberto Moreno if Jurgen Klopp drops defender against Chelsea

Alberto Moreno was replaced in the second half in Liverpool's Champions League draw against Sevilla, after the left-back was at fault for the Spanish side's two of the goals.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Storytelling Day gets some Spanish flavour

NATIONAL Storytelling Day was given a Spanish flavour this year with the work of late Spanish icon of children's literature, Gloria Fuertes, presented at libraries across the country.Hundreds of primary and secondary school students and teachers were introduced to stories and poems written by Fuertes.

- JamaicaObserver.com - JM

Cops urge students who use Spanish Town bus park to dress appropriately

THE police are urging students who use the Spanish Town Bus Park in St Catherine to ensure that they are properly attired in their respective schools' uniform.

- JamaicaObserver.com - JM

Life expectancy much lower in Germany compared to EU neighbours: study

A report published on Thursday by the EU Commission has found that average life expectancy in Germany pales in comparison to countries like Spain, Italy and France.

- The Local - INT

Islands and enclaves seek bigger mainland flight discounts

AIR passengers and governments in Spain's non-mainland outposts are calling for a 75% reduction on flights and 100% cuts in airport taxes, which they say are ...

- thinkSPAIN - ES

The five scams you meet on Black Friday revealed by National Police

NATIONAL Police in Spain have warned consumers to be on the look-out for 'typical' scams likely to appear over 'Black Friday', where retailers across the globe ...

- thinkSPAIN - ES

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