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29 May 2019


Unbelievably expensive things owned by Cristiano Ronaldo

While there is a long-standing debate, among fans, if Cristiano Ronaldo can be called the GOAT, but he is certainly one of the modern-day legends, alongside Lionel Messi.

31 Jan 2019


Tennis icon Nadal set to marry girlfriend of 14 years

In a good news for his fans, Spain's Rafael Nadal has gotten engaged to his girlfriend Mery Perello, who he has been dating for 14 years.

29 Nov 2018

Donald Trump

First time in history! Transgender to participate in Miss Universe-2018

This year's Miss Universe pageant will be ground-breaking.

25 Nov 2018


Paris: Thousands protest in 'feminist tidal wave' against sexist violence

Tens of thousands of people rallied across Europe yesterday against sexist violence, with more than 30,000 turning out in Paris.

20 Nov 2018

Train Derails

Spain: One dead, 44 hurt as landslide derails train

One person was killed and 44 others were injured today when a commuter train derailed near Barcelona (Spain) due to a landslide caused by heavy rains.

26 Oct 2018

UEFA Champions League

Three football legends who will retire this season

A part of you dies when your childhood heroes stop doing what made them beloved to you.

06 Jul 2018


Blind Cheetah 3 robot can navigate obstacles, climb stairs

Researchers from MIT have developed a four-legged robot called Cheetah 3 that can run, jump onto desks, and climb obstacle-laden stairs without visual sensors.

Indian women's hockey team loses 1-4 to Spain

The Indian women's hockey team suffered a thumping defeat in match number four of the 5-match bi-lateral series.

01 Jun 2018


Spanish PM ousted from office after no-confidence vote

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy was ousted from office today following a no-confidence vote in the Parliament, marking the first time such an incident has happened in modern Spanish history.

20 Dec 2017


European court declares Uber a 'transport-service'. What does this mean?

In a judgment that could have far-reaching consequences, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that Uber should be classified as a transport service and regulated like other cab services.

#CatalanCrisis: Spanish PM Rajoy vows to end "separatist havoc"

Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy's iron will has steered Madrid's tough handling of the ongoing Catalan crisis.

09 Nov 2017


Amid #CatalanCrisis, Spain offers to allow future referendums

The Catalan crisis recently took a dramatic turn after Spain initiated legal action and detained former-members of Catalonia's cabinet.

Catalan crisis: Sacked ministers put behind bars

Spain seems to be making no concessions for pro-independence supporters even as the constitutional crisis over Catalan independence deepens.

Ex-Catalan president in Brussels, says he's not seeking asylum

After declaring Catalonia's independence from Spain and subsequently being removed from power, former-Catalan President Carles Puigdemont has visited Brussels.

29 Oct 2017


#CatalanCrisis: Madrid says Puigdemont is welcome to run for elections

After Catalonia declared independence recently, Madrid sacked Catalan President Carles Puigdemont and called for fresh elections to be held.

Spanish PM dissolves Catalan parliament after independence declaration

Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy has dissolved the Catalan parliament an hour after MPs voted to declare independence from Spain.

Catalan Parliament declares independence from Spain

Catalonia's regional parliament has voted in favor of independence from Spain, ahead of a vote in the Spanish Senate to seize Catalan region's autonomous powers.

27 Oct 2017


WhatsApp's new message recall is finally being rolled out

WhatsApp's much-awaited 'Delete for Everyone' feature is finally being rolled out across Android, iOS and Windows devices, as confirmed by its updated FAQ page.

Catalonia: MPs clash over difference of opinion on Spanish takeover

Spain is set to invoke measures to impose direct rule on Catalonia.

#CatalanCrisis deepens, Spain to remove leaders, take control of Catalonia

As sentiments surrounding Catalonia's independence from Spain run high, Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy has put forward plans to conduct elections in the region.

21 Oct 2017


India's mega-submarine project: Japan, Spain pull out; 4 contenders left

In a new development, Japan and Spain have opted out of their bids to build six advanced-stealth submarines for India under Project-75.

20 Oct 2017


Italy: Stone-fragment falls on tourist, killing him in famous church

A 52-year-old tourist from Spain has been killed as a piece of ceiling fell on him in the Basilica di Santa Croce, the biggest church in Italy's Florence region.

Catalan independence: Madrid moves to suspend the region's autonomy

Catalonia declared independence from Spain in a recently held parliamentary session.

Catalonia declares independence, puts it on hold

The Catalan Parliament signed a declaration of independence in a session eagerly watched by the whole world.

Catalonia referendum: Thousands attend pro-unity rallies in Madrid

Tens of thousands of Spaniards have taken to the streets in Madrid in a pro-unity rally against the disputed referendum for Catalan independence that took place on October 1.

Spain: Will Catalonia become independent soon?

Catalonia's people overwhelmingly voted for independence from Spain in a recently conducted referendum.

Spain: Tensions mount ahead of the Catalan independence referendum

Tensions are building in Spain's Catalan region ahead of an independence referendum earlier prohibited by Madrid.

03 Sep 2017


Mizoram's Lalhruaizela to represent India at MotoGP Spain

15-year-old Lalhruaizela from Mizoram finished second in the final round of the the Red Bull Road to Rookies Cup.

21 Aug 2017

Terror Attack

Spain: Barcelona attackers had 120 gas canisters, planned more vehicle-attacks

Proceeding with the investigation on the deadly vehicle attack in Barcelona last week, Spanish police has now discovered that a terrorist cell had stocked 120 gas canisters to be used in similar attacks.

18 Aug 2017

Theresa May

Barcelona terrorist attack: Van rams into a crowd killing 13

In a shocking instance of terror, a van drove into the crowd at Barcelona's popular La Ramblas area, killing 13 and injuring many others.

18 Aug 2017


Migrant crisis: Spain rescues 600 Moroccan migrants in 24 hours

As migrants continue to pour into Europe from North Africa and Syria, the Spanish Coast Guard claims to have rescued 600 migrants from Morocco within 24 hours!

17 Aug 2017


Another hack at HBO? Channel now loses social media accounts

HBO's troubles seem to be far from over. A series of scandals later, hackers took control of its Twitter and Facebook accounts yesterday.

16 Aug 2017


Game of Thrones Episode 6 available online before schedule. Spoilers!

For Game of Thrones Season Seven, the night has literally been dark and full of terrors. After a major attack at HBO, hackers got their hands on episode scripts and released them online.

15 Jun 2017

World War 2

Hitler is still keeping Spain awake after all these years

The world will always remember Hitler for the rise of Nazism, the Holocaust of Jews, and being one of the reasons of Second World War. However, in Spain the trouble with Hitler is a little bit more than usual.

31 May 2017


Europe visit: PM Modi makes second stop in Spain

After a successful visit to Germany, PM Modi landed in Spain, hoping for strengthened engagement with the nation.

15 Apr 2017


Snapchat not for poor countries like India, Spain: Evan Spiegel

An ex Snapchat employee revealed that Snapchat's CEO Evan Spiegel had once commented that the app was for 'rich people' and that he wasn't interested in expanding to 'poor countries' like Spain and India.

02 Mar 2017


Barcelona pushes laws to curb tourism

Barcelona's Mayor Ada Colau has presented her strategic plan for tourism, which seeks to limit tourism in the city. The city has a population of 1.6 million, but received a whopping 32 million tourists last year.

20 Jan 2017

Indian Railways

Indian Railways plan to use Talgo trains on lease

Indian Railways is currently working on a lease agreement to operate the Spanish Talgo trains on routes like Delhi-Amritsar, Delhi-Lucknow, Bengaluru-Chennai and Mumbai-Ahmedabad.

16 Dec 2016

Harmanpreet Singh

India reach semi-finals of Hockey Junior World Cup

Indian defeated Spain 2-1 in the quarter-finals of the 2016 Hockey Junior World Cup to enter the final four.