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# spain - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Spain's daily virus death toll drops to 288 - the country's lowest in a month

Spain’s death toll is 23,190.

# spain - Friday 24 April, 2020

From The42 'Everything clouds over and goes dark' - Barca great Iniesta reveals battle with depression Opening Up

'Everything clouds over and goes dark' - Barca great Iniesta reveals battle with depression

Iniesta endured a difficult time after the death of his friend Dani Jarque.

# spain - Monday 20 April, 2020

Coronavirus: Small shops reopen in Germany, Spain allows children to go outside to play

There were encouraging signs in the battle against the virus across the continent over the weekend.

# spain - Saturday 18 April, 2020

Covid-19: European death toll passes 100,000 as Spain faces three more weeks of lockdown

Since 14 March, Spanish people have been living under severe restrictions on their movement.

# spain - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Spain records 523 new deaths as confirmed cases increase by more than 5,000

The number of confirmed infections rose by 3% to 177,633.

Schools begin to reopen in Denmark today while some shops reopen in Italy

Italy allowed bookshops, launderettes, stationers and children’s clothing retailers to re-open.

# spain - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

As worst-hit countries mull easing lockdown measures, global Covid-19 cases near 2 million

Experts fear that while the virus appears to peaking in some areas, it could begin to spike in others.

# spain - Sunday 5 April, 2020

Spain sees third daily decline in deaths from coronavirus

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

# spain - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Spain confirms 809 more fatalities in 24 hours as death toll reaches over 11,700

The total number of deaths in Spain now stands at 11,744, second only to Italy.

# spain - Friday 3 April, 2020

Spain sees 900 new deaths in 24 hours as death toll nears 11,000 fatalities

Spain is currently dealing with over 117,000 confirmed cases of the virus.

Covid-19 deaths and unemployment accelerate across Europe and US as cases pass one million

On Thursday Spain reported a record one-day number of deaths, 950, bringing its overall toll to about 10,000.

# spain - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

Coronavirus death toll in Spain surges over 9,000 and another 563 fatalities in the UK

Spain has the world’s second-highest death toll after Italy.

# spain - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

Spain witnesses another 849 coronavirus-related deaths in 24 hours, bringing total toll to 8,189

Over the same period, the number of confirmed cases rose to 94,417.

# spain - Monday 30 March, 2020

Spain confirms another 812 coronavirus-related deaths in 24 hours, bringing total toll to 7,340

Spain has now joined the United States and Italy in having more cases than China.

# spain - Saturday 28 March, 2020

Spain witnesses 832 coronavirus-related deaths in 24 hours, over 72,000 confirmed cases

More than 5,600 people have died in Spain from the virus.

# spain - Friday 27 March, 2020

Deaths from Covid-19 rise in Spain by 769 in a day

The number of cases in the country jumped by 7,800.

EU leaders fail to agree a Covid-19 stimulus package

“We cannot make the same mistakes of the 2008 financial crisis,” Spain’s Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez warned.

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

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

# spain - Thursday 26 March, 2020

Spain's Covid-19 death toll increases by 655 in one day

This is a 19% increase on figures released yesterday.

# spain - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

Coronavirus: Spanish death toll reaches 3,434, surpassing Chinese total

Only Italy has more deaths than Spain as a result of Covid-19.

# spain - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

More than 500 people have died in Spain over the past 24 hours from Covid-19

The number of deaths in Spain from the coronavirus has more than doubled since Friday.

Elderly patients in Spain found abandoned, sometimes dead, in nursing homes

The army has been charged with helping to disinfect retirement homes in Spain.

# spain - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Stranded in Peru: Irish citizens struggling to get home are offered London flights costing €3,000

It’s thought that there are at least 30 Irish tourists stranded in Peru after a sudden 15-day lockdown was announced.

# spain - Monday 16 March, 2020

Spain to shut land borders to halt spread of coronavirus

Spain has become the fourth most virus-infected country in the world.

# spain - Sunday 15 March, 2020

Irish people in Spain who want to come home told to return by Thursday night

Spanish airports will remain open for a number of days to facilitate the exodus from the country.

France shuts bars, nightclubs, cinemas and restaurants to help combat coronavirus

A number of countries have imposed sweeping restrictions to help fight the illness.

# spain - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Italy records 3,500 new cases of coronavirus in a 24-hour period, Spain records 1,500 new cases

Spain’s cabinet met today to declare a two-week state of emergency.

Jet2 planes turn back mid-air as airline cancels all flights to Spain amid Covid-19 outbreak

New infections have risen sharply in Spain and the government put 60,000 people in four towns on a mandatory lockdown

# spain - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Uefa dismisses reports that they have received requests to postpone Euro 2020

The tournament is still set to go ahead in Rome later this summer.

From The42 All La Liga matches to be played behind closed doors until April Cerrado

All La Liga matches to be played behind closed doors until April

Fans of Primera and Segunda clubs will have to watch from home for the next two rounds of fixtures.

# spain - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Hundreds of tourists at Tenerife hotel in isolation after Italian citizen tests positive for coronavirus

A number of Irish nationals staying in the area have made contact with the Department of Foreign Affairs.

# spain - Monday 24 February, 2020

Canary Islands airports reopen after sandstorm closures

A number of Aer Lingus and Ryanair flights were cancelled over the weekend.

# spain - Monday 3 February, 2020

Boeing 767 makes emergency landing at Madrid airport after landing gear enters engine

The flight left Barajas airport in Madrid earlier today.

# spain - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Seven people dead and four missing as Spanish coast battered by strong wind and snow

The latest victim was a man who fell into the sea in the northeastern port of Palamos.

# spain - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

One person killed and six injured after explosion at chemical plant in north-east Spain

The incident happened in Tarragona in Catalonia.

# spain - Friday 3 January, 2020

Spain has been struggling to form a government since April - but Catalan separatists could soon change that

Catalonia’s ERC party will abstain from a confidence vote next week.

# spain - Sunday 29 December, 2019

From The42 Ex-Spain boss takes over after Monaco sack coach for the second time in 14 months Exit Door

Ex-Spain boss takes over after Monaco sack coach for the second time in 14 months

Despite a recent upturn in results the Ligue 1 side have sacked Leonardo Jardim.

# spain - Saturday 28 December, 2019

Mother says two children and husband who died in Spanish pool were able to swim

In a statement, an “utterly heartbroken” Olubunmi Diya said she believed “something was wrong with the pool”.

# spain - Thursday 26 December, 2019

British father who drowned with children in Spanish pool 'could not swim'

The three died in tragic circumstances on Christmas Eve.

# spain - Monday 23 December, 2019

TV reporter apologises over her reaction to winning in Spain's bumper Christmas lottery El Gordo This post contains videos

TV reporter apologises over her reaction to winning in Spain's bumper Christmas lottery

Viewers were annoyed when they found out Natalia Escudero had won just a fraction of the grand prize.