Spain: News

16 Feb 2024

Money Heist

Best Spanish-language shows to watch

In case you are looking for content beyond American and British shows, Spanish shows have garnered global fans recently with the rise of OTT platforms. Shows like Money Heist and Narcos are especially popular.

22 Jan 2024


5 global celebrations of fruits and vegetables 

Fruits and vegetables, essential components of a healthy diet, are not only cherished for their nutritional value but also celebrated with fervor at festivals worldwide.

10 Jan 2024

Travel And Tourism

Six countries tie for world's most powerful passports in 2024

The 2024 Henley Passport Index has announced a historic six-way tie for the world's most powerful passport.

31 Dec 2023


Weird and unusual New Year's Eve traditions around the world 

As the calendar turns, various cultures worldwide usher in the New Year with a range of peculiar traditions.

21 Nov 2023

Travel And Tourism

Exploring the vegetarian dishes from Spain

Spain, a country known for its vibrant culture, rich history, and diverse landscapes, is also a culinary paradise that tantalizes the taste buds of travelers from around the world.

20 Nov 2023


5 ways Miss Universe 2023 pageant embraced diversity

El Salvador hosted the 72nd Miss Universe pageant, where 84 women competed for the coveted title and honored diversity and beauty beyond limits.

01 Nov 2023


Top five countries with the most UNESCO World Heritage Sites

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage Sites are jewels of human history and natural beauty.

Spain shaken by AI-generated explicit images of underage girls

A scandal has erupted in Spain after several people reported that their underage daughters received artificial intelligence (AI)-generated explicit images of themselves, triggering an investigation by the police.

16 Sep 2023

Travel And Tourism

Travel guide to Spain: Activities and experiences you must do

Spain has many experiences and attractions to offer that will easily become the highlight of your vacation.

15 Sep 2023

Travel And Tourism

Spanish deliciousness: Must-eat vegetarian dishes in Spain

Spain garners attention (and footfall!) from around the world for a lot of attractions and experiences.

13 Sep 2023

Indian Air Force

India to receive first C-295 military aircraft from Spain today

India will receive its first C-295 military aircraft on Wednesday, marking a significant milestone in the country's defense modernization.

04 Sep 2023

Venice Film Festival

#MyFault actor Gabriel Guevara arrested for sexual assault—career, notable projects

Spanish-French actor Gabriel Guevara was arrested at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday for an alleged sexual assault that had taken place in France.

31 Jul 2023

Travel And Tourism

Escape crowded cities, explore these underrated destinations in Europe

As summer, the peak travel season arrives in Europe, there will be a high tourist rush to popular destinations in the continent.

12 Jul 2023

Bollywood Life

Aditya Roy Kapur-Ananya Panday vacay in Lisbon; pictures go viral

Aditya Roy Kapur and Ananya Panday are reportedly the new lovebirds in the tinsel town. Ever since the rumors erupted, fans have been speculating about them. Now, the duo was spotted vacationing in Lisbon, Portugal.

25 Jun 2023

Travel And Tourism

Planning a solo trip abroad? Check these safe destinations

Going on a trip alone can be a refreshing experience. It gives you a sense of freedom and confidence like no other.

07 Mar 2023

Cannes Film Festival

Spain is the Country of Honor at Cannes 2023

Cannes Film Festival is one of the most coveted film festivals in the world and the Marche du Film has announced Spain as the Country of Honor for the upcoming edition.

03 Mar 2023

Travel And Tourism

5 souvenirs to take back home from your Spain trip

Spain is not only known for its rich culture, history, and delicious cuisine but is also a treasure trove of a variety of unique souvenirs.

17 Feb 2023


Spain becomes the first European country to approve menstrual leave

Several women suffer from menstrual cramps and tremendous pain during periods and find it difficult to concentrate at their workplace which affects their productivity.

12 Feb 2023


#NewsBytesExplainer: How Spanish filmmaker Carlos Saura carved an inimitable legacy

Globally acclaimed Spanish filmmaker Carlos Saura breathed his last on Friday (February 10) at 91.

11 Feb 2023


Celebrated Spanish auteur Carlos Saura passes away aged 91

Celebrated Spanish filmmaker Carlos Saura breathed his last in Madrid on Friday. He reportedly died of natural causes and was aged 91.

25 Jan 2023

Travel And Tourism

Top 5 tourist mistakes to avoid in Spain

Spain is a beautiful country with amazing people, culture, history, and natural beauty.

06 Jan 2023

Christmas Day

Epiphany: All about the last day of Christian holiday season

While most people think that Christmas Day is only a one-day affair and begin to take down their Xmas decorations on New Year itself, there's a week full of celebrations post that.

26 Nov 2022

Music Industry

Shakira issues strong statement on Spanish tax fraud case

Pop star Shakira accused the Spanish Treasury of using "unacceptable methods" against her to "persecute" her in order to malign her image.

04 Oct 2022

Travel And Tourism

Explore Spain's thrilling side with these 5 amazing hikes

Spain is all things beautiful, right from its language and landscape to its cuisine and culture.

27 Sep 2022

Gerard Pique

Shakira ordered to face trial in tax fraud case

Colombian singer Shakira will have to face trial in the ongoing tax fraud case, a Spanish court ordered on Tuesday.

04 Sep 2022

Travel And Tourism

5 unique hotels in Spain where you must stay at

Popularly known around the world for its art and culture, interesting museums, awe-inspiring architecture, fantastic food, and innumerable shopping options, Spain is a must-visit at least once in your lifetime.

17 Aug 2022


5 must-read books by George Orwell

Popularly known for his poetry, novels, literary critiques, and essays on issues of language, literature, culture, and politics, George Orwell is one of the most influential authors of the 20th century.

30 Jul 2022


Shakira to face $24M fine, 8-year sentence over tax fraud?

On Friday (July 29), a Spanish prosecutor reportedly called for a prison sentence of eight years and two months against Colombian singer Shakira over alleged tax evasion.

27 Jul 2022


National Creme Brulee Day: Check out the drool-worthy recipe here

Observed on July 27 every year, National Creme Brulee Day celebrates the mouth-watering custard and urges you to enjoy this amazing dessert.

18 Jul 2022


China: Flash floods leave 12 dead, thousands evacuated

At least 12 people were killed while thousands have been evacuated to safe places after flash floods hit southwest and northwest China, as per state media.

06 Jun 2022


Same sex wedding destinations across the globe

A wedding is supposed to be a gay affair, no pun intended!

04 Jun 2022


5 lesser known varieties of cheese you must try

If you're one of those who always ask for an extra serving of cheese, today is your day!

23 May 2022


5 Spanish dishes that are loved across the world

Spanish cuisine makes the most of local produce and uses a wide variety of seafood and is extremely flavorful and unique in taste.

25 Apr 2022


2 Russian oligarchs and their families found dead: Details here

In a shocking development, two Russian oligarchs—Vladislav Avayev and Sergei Protosenya—and their families were found dead in Russia and Spain, respectively, within a span of 24 hours last week.

24 Mar 2022

Sri Lanka

5 famous lighthouses in the world

Lighthouses are usually set up at harbor and bay entrances and have served as crucial landmarks for hundreds of years for ships.

05 March 2022


5 volcanoes to see in your lifetime

Visiting a volcano can feel terrifying, but they also make for an equally adventurous trip.

28 Dec 2021


5 perfect campsites in Europe

Europe is a culturally rich continent and a popular tourist destination.

20 Sep 2021

Atlantic Ocean

Volcano erupts on Spain's Atlantic Ocean island of La Palma

A volcano on Spain's Atlantic Ocean island of La Palma erupted on Sunday after a weeklong buildup of seismic activity, prompting authorities to speed up evacuations for 1,000 people as lava flows crept toward isolated mountain homes.

10 Sep 2021


Debojyoti Mishra wins best music director award in Spain

Indian music composer Debojyoti Mishra has won the Best Music Director award at the 20th Imagine India Film Festival in Spain for his work in filmmaker Hari Viswanath's Bansuri: The Flute.

McAfee founder dies of 'apparent suicide' in Spanish prison

John McAfee, the founder of the antivirus software McAfee, was found dead in his jail cell in Spain on Wednesday.

17 Mar 2021

Health & Wellness

Soon, there could be a four-day work week in Spain

Spain could soon become one of the first countries in the world to try out the four-day working week system.

21 Jan 2021


Gas explosion rips through Madrid building, killing four

A powerful gas explosion tore through a residential building in central Madrid on Wednesday, killing four people and ripping the facade off the structure.

18 Oct 2020

Shah Rukh Khan

On 25th anniversary, 'DDLJ' is hitting theaters in Spain

As theaters reopen around the world, what could be a better way to get back to cinemas than relishing the epic love story of Raj and Simran in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge?

European countries reimpose lockdown curbs amid spike in coronavirus cases

As Europe has seen a rise in the number of coronavirus infections again, several countries have decided to reimpose lockdown restrictions.

18 Aug 2020


Spanish-mountaineer names peak after former Uttarkashi DM for saving him

Ashish Chauhan, former District Magistrate of Uttarkashi, will soon have a peak in Spain named after him, all thanks to something he did way back in 2018.

17 Aug 2020


'Money Heist 5' expectations: Brace for surprises as it ends

Haven't watched Money Heist yet?

17 Jul 2020


In battle against coronavirus, Spain to cull nearly 100,000 mink

Spain, which was once among the top five countries affected by the novel coronavirus, obviously doesn't want an exponential rise in cases again. Hence, it has decided to cull nearly 100,000 mink, after a farm employee's wife tested coronavirus-positive in Aragon province.

06 Jul 2020


Coronavirus: Large-scale Spanish study finds only 5% people developed antibodies

A large-scale study in Spain has found that only 5% of the population has developed antibodies against COVID-19.

20 Jun 2020


Nubia launches a new affordable 5G gaming phone

Nubia's Red Magic 5G Lite smartphone has been launched in Spain and can be availed on a monthly contract basis via Vodafone.

30 Apr 2020


Under lockdown, Spaniards entertain themselves with 'balcony cinema' in Madrid

As the coronavirus pandemic has breathed new life into drive-in theaters in different parts of the world, Spain is going a different way to keep citizens entertained in these bleak times.

08 Apr 2020


Coronavirus: Are the worst-hit countries flattening the curve?

The total number of cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) rose to 1.4 million on Wednesday, including over 80,000 deaths.

29 Mar 2020


Coronavirus: Spanish Princess becomes first royal to die from COVID-19

The coronavirus outbreak has now claimed the life of a royal. Spanish Princess Maria Teresa of Bourbon-Parma has become the first royal to have died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

23 Mar 2020


Despite coronavirus pandemic, people worldwide refuse to stay indoors

Around the world, the coronavirus outbreak has compelled authorities to impose strict regulations advising social distancing and urging people to stay indoors.

21 Mar 2020


Coronavirus: Italy records highest single-day death toll, again; Army called

In what shows that things aren't getting any better in Italy, the number of people dying due to novel coronavirus climbed to 627 on a single day on Friday, the Italian Civil Protection Agency announced.

17 Mar 2020


Spain: 21-year-old coach with leukemia youngest to die of coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic has continued to cause havoc in people's lives.

Coronavirus: Over 2,000 die in Italy, Canada closes borders

With no cure for the deadly COVID-19, the disease caused by coronavirus, in sight, world leaders have taken a more stringent approach, announcing the closure of borders and extending lockdown.

04 Nov 2019


'Camgirl' porn sites leaked private data of millions: Details here

In a major incident, a number of 'camgirl' porn sites have exposed the private data of millions.

25 Sep 2019


Planning a girls-only getaway? Here are top five destinations

In all the hustle-and-bustle of life, you somehow forgot those fun night-outs, pyjama parties, and cooking sessions that were once the dearest to you, didn't you?

20 Sep 2019


Thousands worldwide, including ex-Saudi royal adviser, have Twitter accounts suspended

On Friday, the microblogging site Twitter said that it has closed down thousands of accounts on its platform for spreading fake news and pro-government propaganda.

11 Sep 2019


Adventure on your mind? Head to these five countries

Travel means different things to different people.

13 Aug 2019


Xiaomi teases launch of Android One-based Mi A3 in India

Xiaomi is planning to launch the Android One-based Mi A3 in India soon. Xiaomi India Managing Director Manu Kumar Jain has released a teaser video, hinting at the arrival of Mi A3.

05 Aug 2019


Five countries to explore, if you want to travel solo

Whether your friends are too busy to join you or you want to cut your social life for a while to seek inner peace, solo travel is never a bad idea.

30 Jul 2019


Five best museums around the world

Featuring artifacts of great scientific, historic and cultural significance, museums are a great way to get to know a country, its people, culture and more.

28 Jul 2019


#CareerBytes: Top online courses to pursue to land IT jobs

Working in the field of information technology (IT) is one of the most popular career choices among youngsters as it is quite rewarding.

13 Jul 2019


Five of the world's best mountain towns for summer

The summer is almost over, and you still can't figure out your next big vacation? We feel you!