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# madrid - Last week 27th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

US embassy and Spain PM got letter similar to one which exploded at Ukraine embassy
# Madrid
# Madrid

US embassy and Spain PM got letter similar to one which exploded at Ukraine embassy

Updated Thu 7:19 PM 20,239 Views 14 Comments

The letter that exploded at the embassy in Madrid was addressed to the Ukrainian ambassador.

Letterbomb sent to Ukraine's embassy in Spain injures one
# Madrid
# Madrid

Letterbomb sent to Ukraine's embassy in Spain injures one

Wed 1:59 PM 9,908 Views 3 Comments

Police have opened an investigation involving forensic police.

# madrid - This year 2022

Belgian Evenepoel wins first Grand Tour in Vuelta a Espana
# Madrid
From The42
# Madrid

Belgian Evenepoel wins first Grand Tour in Vuelta a Espana

Sep 11th 2022, 8:10 PM 1,656 Views 1 Comment

The 22-year-old dominated the three-week race, taking victory after the 21st and final stage won by Colombian Juan Sebastian Molano.

Djokovic prolongs Monfils domination and reign as number one
# Caja Magica
From The42
# Caja Magica

Djokovic prolongs Monfils domination and reign as number one

May 3rd 2022, 8:34 PM 4,598 Views 0 Comments

Djokovic entered the contest 17-0 head-to-head against the Frenchman.

Skies turn orange as dust from Sahara dumped on Spain
# Madrid
# Madrid

Skies turn orange as dust from Sahara dumped on Spain

Mar 15th 2022, 1:15 PM 38,235 Views 12 Comments

The unusual phenomenon occurred after a mass of hot air crossed from the Sahara.

# madrid - Last year 2021

Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch charged with the murder of David Byrne at the Regency Hotel in 2016
# Gerry Hutch
# Gerry Hutch

Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch charged with the murder of David Byrne at the Regency Hotel in 2016

Updated Sep 29th 2021, 9:19 PM 97,443 Views 0 Comments

A date was also set at the Special Criminal Court this evening for the trial of Hutch.

Proposal to pardon jailed Catalan separatists sparks protests in Madrid
# Independence
# Independence

Proposal to pardon jailed Catalan separatists sparks protests in Madrid

Jun 13th 2021, 5:25 PM 13,864 Views 13 Comments

As many as 25,000 people attended.

Early results indicate win for right-wing party in Madrid election
# Spain
# Spain

Early results indicate win for right-wing party in Madrid election

May 4th 2021, 10:01 PM 15,952 Views 23 Comments

The party’s leader in the capital has opposed hospitality closures during Covid-19.

Man goes on trial in Spain for killing and eating his mother
# Madrid
# Madrid

Man goes on trial in Spain for killing and eating his mother

Apr 22nd 2021, 7:38 AM 45,705 Views 0 Comments

The suspect faces a 15-year sentence.

Three people dead and several injured as explosion rocks building in central Madrid
# Spain
# Spain

Three people dead and several injured as explosion rocks building in central Madrid

Updated Jan 20th 2021, 6:27 PM 45,330 Views 3 Comments

At least eight people were injured in the blast.

Spain shovels its way out of heavy snow dumped by Storm Filomena
# Blizzard
# Blizzard

Spain shovels its way out of heavy snow dumped by Storm Filomena

Jan 10th 2021, 3:42 PM 27,175 Views 16 Comments

Emergency crews have cleared 500 roads and rescued more than 1,500 people stranded in vehicles.

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Backlash after Spanish politicians attend awards ceremony just hours after curfew announced
# Madrid
# Madrid

Backlash after Spanish politicians attend awards ceremony just hours after curfew announced

Oct 28th 2020, 10:21 AM 36,547 Views 22 Comments

“We are aware that we should be an example for the wider public and we don’t want news like [this] to emerge,” a Government spokesperson said.

Spain braces for national emergency to allow curfews
# Madrid
# Madrid

Spain braces for national emergency to allow curfews

Oct 24th 2020, 7:19 PM 95,685 Views 72 Comments

Spain has become the first country in the EU to register more than one million cases.

Partial lockdown introduced for Madrid as cases rise in the Spanish city
# Spain
# Spain

Partial lockdown introduced for Madrid as cases rise in the Spanish city

Oct 3rd 2020, 1:18 PM 21,128 Views 7 Comments

Police are controlling travel in and out of the Spanish capital.

Spain to put Madrid under lockdown as coronavirus cases rise
# Madrid
# Madrid

Spain to put Madrid under lockdown as coronavirus cases rise

Sep 30th 2020, 10:49 PM 34,316 Views 21 Comments

The announcement sparked a backlash from Madrid’s top health official Enrique Ruiz Escudero.

Spain extends Madrid lockdown to cover one million people
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Spain extends Madrid lockdown to cover one million people

Sep 25th 2020, 5:20 PM 29,705 Views 9 Comments

European countries are facing up to a sustained spike in Covid-19 cases.

Over 23,000 new Covid-19 cases in Spain since Friday amid spike in Madrid
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Over 23,000 new Covid-19 cases in Spain since Friday amid spike in Madrid

Sep 1st 2020, 11:36 AM 43,270 Views 38 Comments

The region accounted for nearly half of the 141 deaths in the last week.

Spain sees third daily decline in deaths from coronavirus
# Spain
# Spain

Spain sees third daily decline in deaths from coronavirus

Apr 5th 2020, 2:11 PM 44,734 Views 42 Comments

The country recorded 674 deaths from Covid-19 on Sunday.

'People are living on the edge': Irish people in Madrid say the city has been transformed by the coronavirus
# Spain
# Spain

'People are living on the edge': Irish people in Madrid say the city has been transformed by the coronavirus

Mar 27th 2020, 6:00 AM 37,813 Views 7 Comments

Madrid remains the worst-hit part of Spain as the country suffers from the spread of Covid-19.

UN climate talks run into overtime, with best results set to fall short of recommendations
# Cop25
# Cop25

UN climate talks run into overtime, with best results set to fall short of recommendations

Dec 14th 2019, 9:38 AM 4,811 Views 20 Comments

The aim of the negotiations is to finalise the rulebook for the 2015 Paris climate accord.

Bruton says country determined to play its part on climate as Ireland ranked lowest on action
# Cop25
# Cop25

Bruton says country determined to play its part on climate as Ireland ranked lowest on action

Dec 11th 2019, 7:54 AM 10,230 Views 79 Comments

Bruton’s is travelling to the COP25 climate summit in Madrid today.

Spaniards are voting today amid Catalonia's separatist push and a rise of the far-right
# Madrid
# Madrid

Spaniards are voting today amid Catalonia's separatist push and a rise of the far-right

Nov 10th 2019, 6:12 PM 7,858 Views 19 Comments

The poll represents the fourth general election in as many years.

Spain's supreme court finds Catalan leaders guilty of sedition over failed independence bid
# Independence
# Independence

Spain's supreme court finds Catalan leaders guilty of sedition over failed independence bid

Oct 14th 2019, 8:48 AM 10,989 Views 45 Comments

The leaders of the independence movement were found guilty on charges of sedition and misuse of public funds.

Neymar transfer talks 'more advanced' but PSG yet to agree sale amid Madrid and Barca links
# Update
From The42
# Update

Neymar transfer talks 'more advanced' but PSG yet to agree sale amid Madrid and Barca links

Aug 10th 2019, 1:58 PM 6,203 Views 6 Comments

The Brazil international continues to be linked with a return to Spain, but a club official claims no deal has been put in place yet.

As it happened: Tottenham v Liverpool, Champions League final From The42
Live Jun 1st 2019, 7:30 PM

As it happened: Tottenham v Liverpool, Champions League final

Cork goalkeeper Kelleher named in Liverpool's Champions League final squad
# Irish Involvement
From The42
# Irish Involvement

Cork goalkeeper Kelleher named in Liverpool's Champions League final squad

May 31st 2019, 1:42 PM 15,576 Views 18 Comments

A dream come true for the 20-year-old.

'I am a Madridista' - Ramos confirms he's staying put, intends to retire at Real Madrid
# Settled
From The42
# Settled

'I am a Madridista' - Ramos confirms he's staying put, intends to retire at Real Madrid

May 30th 2019, 5:20 PM 6,022 Views 15 Comments

The defender was expected to move on from the Bernabeu this summer after 14 years at the club, but has announced he is staying in the Spanish capital.

Firmino on course to be fit for Champions League final after returning to training
# Race To Be Fit
From The42
# Race To Be Fit

Firmino on course to be fit for Champions League final after returning to training

May 21st 2019, 4:36 PM 5,851 Views 13 Comments

The Brazilian missed Liverpool’s last three Premier League matches due to a thigh injury.

'Gareth Bale speaks perfect Spanish, but is too shy to use it', says Real Madrid team-mate
# Madrid
From The42
# Madrid

'Gareth Bale speaks perfect Spanish, but is too shy to use it', says Real Madrid team-mate

Mar 28th 2019, 9:51 PM 12,708 Views 12 Comments

Alvaro Odriozola has defended the Welsh star amid reports that he has struggled to adapt to life in Spain.

Catalan leaders charged with rebellion as Spain is gripped by 'trial of the century'
# Independence Bid
# Independence Bid

Catalan leaders charged with rebellion as Spain is gripped by 'trial of the century'

Feb 12th 2019, 2:39 PM 10,509 Views 12 Comments

More than 600 journalists are accredited to a trial that is being broadcast on live TV.

Banksy has been Banksied: Artist's works on show in Madrid without his approval
# Banksy
# Banksy

Banksy has been Banksied: Artist's works on show in Madrid without his approval

Dec 8th 2018, 5:02 PM 32,792 Views 9 Comments

“Genius or Vandal?” opened at the Ifema centre in the Spanish capital and will run until March 10.

Appeal rejected: Copa Libertadores final between Boca and River will go ahead in Madrid
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Appeal rejected: Copa Libertadores final between Boca and River will go ahead in Madrid

Dec 8th 2018, 4:29 PM 5,902 Views 0 Comments

Boca Juniors lodged an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Friday to be awarded the title.

Watch: Boca Juniors swamped by army of fans as they arrive for Copa final in Madrid
# Adulation
From The42
# Adulation

Watch: Boca Juniors swamped by army of fans as they arrive for Copa final in Madrid

Dec 5th 2018, 10:41 PM 6,824 Views 6 Comments

Club legend Juan Roman Riquelme has slammed the decision to move the match away from Buenos Aires to Spain.

Madrid takes drastic action to curb emissions by closing city centre to car traffic
# No Cars Go
# No Cars Go

Madrid takes drastic action to curb emissions by closing city centre to car traffic

Nov 30th 2018, 9:16 PM 12,454 Views 21 Comments

And from March, drivers who go in illegally will be fined €90.

Spanish prime minister warns Brexit summit to be called off if there's no Gibraltar deal
# Here We Go
# Here We Go

Spanish prime minister warns Brexit summit to be called off if there's no Gibraltar deal

Updated Nov 23rd 2018, 9:16 PM 24,078 Views 56 Comments

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez tweeted to say that if the deal remained as is, they would block it.

Spain warns it could derail Brexit deal over Gibraltar
# Gibraltar
# Gibraltar

Spain warns it could derail Brexit deal over Gibraltar

Nov 19th 2018, 8:04 PM 52,050 Views 42 Comments

British Prime Minister Theresa May is due to sign a treaty with EU leaders to leave the bloc on Sunday.

Spanish parliament approves move to exhume remains of former ruler General Franco
# Valley Of The Fallen
# Valley Of The Fallen

Spanish parliament approves move to exhume remains of former ruler General Franco

Sep 13th 2018, 10:08 PM 23,038 Views 40 Comments

General Franco is buried in a basilica carved into a mountain-face around 50 kilometres outside of Madrid.

Madrid's regional leader has stepped down over allegations she shoplifted €40 worth of face cream
# The Pain In Spain
# The Pain In Spain

Madrid's regional leader has stepped down over allegations she shoplifted €40 worth of face cream

Apr 26th 2018, 8:29 AM 25,414 Views 38 Comments

She is also facing an investigation into her college degree.

As scandal engulfs Spain's parliament, the question is, does any Spanish politician actually have a REAL degree?
# Mastergate
# Mastergate

As scandal engulfs Spain's parliament, the question is, does any Spanish politician actually have a REAL degree?

Apr 21st 2018, 6:00 AM 21,253 Views 23 Comments

Politicians from across the spectrum have been outed as suffering from ‘titlitis’ in recent times – that is, an addiction to boosting their CVs with fibs.

'A massive step' - 8 counties represented in historic camogie All-Star trip to Madrid
# Camogie On Tour
From The42
# Camogie On Tour

'A massive step' - 8 counties represented in historic camogie All-Star trip to Madrid

Nov 20th 2017, 3:58 PM 8,514 Views 6 Comments

‘It’s a really positive step in the right direction.’

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