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#Spain

# spain - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Backlash after Spanish politicians attend awards ceremony just hours after curfew announced Madrid

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

“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 - Sunday 25 October, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Spain prepares to enter state of emergency amid coronavirus rise Coronavirus

Spain prepares to enter state of emergency amid coronavirus rise

Spain’s government has already declared two states of emergency during the pandemic.

# spain - Saturday 24 October, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Spain braces for national emergency to allow curfews Madrid

Spain braces for national emergency to allow curfews

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

# spain - Friday 23 October, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Spanish police allege John Gilligan was running drugs and guns in Spain Gilligan

Spanish police allege John Gilligan was running drugs and guns in Spain

The same model of gun used to kill Veronica Guerin was also discovered.

# spain - Thursday 22 October, 2020

From TheJournal.ie John Gilligan and son arrested in Spain Detenido

John Gilligan and son arrested in Spain

It is not yet known why the 68-year-old is being detained alongside two other men.

From TheJournal.ie Spain becomes first EU country to record over 1 million Covid-19 cases Coronavirus

Spain becomes first EU country to record over 1 million Covid-19 cases

Spain is only the sixth country to pass this grim milestone.

# spain - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Ukraine sub strikes late to inflict surprise defeat on Spain

Dynamo Kiev’s Viktor Tsygankov wasn’t long on the pitch before he scored the only goal of the night.

# spain - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Spain secure Nations League win over Switzerland to stay top This post contains videos

Spain secure Nations League win over Switzerland to stay top

There were also wins for Germany, Montenegro and Luxembourg in today’s other Nations League fixtures.

# spain - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Spain detains software creator McAfee who is wanted in US for tax evasion John McAfee

Spain detains software creator McAfee who is wanted in US for tax evasion

McAfee allegedly evaded taxes by directing his income to be paid into bank accounts and crypto-currency exchange accounts.

# spain - Saturday 3 October, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Partial lockdown introduced for Madrid as cases rise in the Spanish city Spain

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

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

# spain - Thursday 1 October, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Christy Kinahan Senior 'faces extradition from Dubai' if he fails to appear in Spanish court Spain

Christy Kinahan Senior 'faces extradition from Dubai' if he fails to appear in Spanish court

A Spanish official has said an international arrest warrant will be issued if he fails to appear at his passport fraud trial.

# spain - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Spain to put Madrid under lockdown as coronavirus cases rise Madrid

Spain to put Madrid under lockdown as coronavirus cases rise

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

From TheJournal.ie Christy Kinahan Senior charged with passport fraud in Spanish court Charged

Christy Kinahan Senior charged with passport fraud in Spanish court

He faces up to three years in prison if convicted.

# spain - Friday 25 September, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Spain extends Madrid lockdown to cover one million people Coronavirus

Spain extends Madrid lockdown to cover one million people

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

# spain - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Over 23,000 new Covid-19 cases in Spain since Friday amid spike in Madrid Coronavirus

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

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

# spain - Monday 31 August, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Sharp spike in travel to and from Ireland in last month Travel

Sharp spike in travel to and from Ireland in last month

CSO data shows that travel in July was still significantly lower than in 2019.

# spain - Monday 17 August, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Spain's ex-king Juan Carlos confirmed to be in UAE after going into exile earlier this month Spain

Spain's ex-king Juan Carlos confirmed to be in UAE after going into exile earlier this month

Juan Carlos announced on 3 August that he was leaving Spain.

# spain - Monday 3 August, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Spain's former king Juan Carlos goes into exile amid financial scandal King Juan Carlos

Spain's former king Juan Carlos goes into exile amid financial scandal

His lawyer stated that although he would be leaving Spain, he intends to cooperate with the investigation.

# spain - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Johnson: 'Second wave’ in Europe could mean further quarantine orders in Britain Coronavirus

Johnson: 'Second wave’ in Europe could mean further quarantine orders in Britain

The British prime minister defended his government’s decision to impose restrictions on those returning from Spain.

# spain - Monday 27 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Irish man (20s) dies after being hit by car in Costa del Sol, Spain Marbella

Irish man (20s) dies after being hit by car in Costa del Sol, Spain

The Dublin man died in the early hours of this morning following the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Spanish court to examine claims Julian Assange was spied on Spain

Spanish court to examine claims Julian Assange was spied on

It is claimed that a Spanish company carried out surveillance on the WikiLeaks founder while he was in Ecuador’s embassy in London.

# spain - Sunday 26 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie UK holidaymakers returning from Spain must quarantine for 14 days following rule change Quarantine

UK holidaymakers returning from Spain must quarantine for 14 days following rule change

Northern Ireland Health Minister Robin Swann said: “The decision to remove Spain from the exempt list was not taken lightly.”

# spain - Saturday 25 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Infections surge in France as Spain cracks down on nightlife Surge

Infections surge in France as Spain cracks down on nightlife

Health authorities fear France is going backwards in its battle against the pandemic.

# spain - Friday 17 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Barcelona tells people to stay at home and 100,000 mink to be culled in Aragon Spain

Barcelona tells people to stay at home and 100,000 mink to be culled in Aragon

Covid-19 cases have spiked in Catalonia and the neighbouring Aragon region.

# spain - Sunday 5 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Second regional lockdown in as many days in Spain as 70,000 people in Galicia face fresh restrictions La Marina

Second regional lockdown in as many days in Spain as 70,000 people in Galicia face fresh restrictions

All residents of the town of La Marina, 140 kilometres east of La Coruna, will be unable to leave the vicinity under the restrictions.

# spain - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Ibrahimovic-inspired AC Milan hamper Lazio's title bid, as Valencia's late season disappointment continues

A wrap of the late kick-offs across Europe this evening between Serie A and La Liga.

# spain - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Real Madrid take leap towards title and go four clear to seal biggest lead over Barca since September

Sergio Ramos’ late penalty proved the difference against Getafe.

# spain - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Former snooker star Willie Thorne put into induced coma

The 66-year-old has been battling leukaemia and is being treated in a Spanish hospital.

# spain - Monday 15 June, 2020

'I didn't want to be in the game just for the sake of saying I'm a pro rugby player'

Ricky Andrew played for Ulster 21 times but now coaches and plays in Valencia in Spain.

# spain - Sunday 14 June, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Spain to re-open borders to tourists and drop mandatory two-week travel quarantine from 21 June Covid-19

Spain to re-open borders to tourists and drop mandatory two-week travel quarantine from 21 June

Spain’s government had already announced that it would end a state of emergency on the same date.

# spain - Friday 29 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Department of Culture makes contact with Spain over dig for Red Hugh O'Donnell's remains Valladolid

Department of Culture makes contact with Spain over dig for Red Hugh O'Donnell's remains

Red Hugh and his father-in-law Hugh O’Neill fought the Nine Years’ War against the English and sought aid from Spain.

# spain - Thursday 21 May, 2020

Games without fans 'sadder than dancing with your sister' - Luis Enrique

The Spain coach hasn’t been impressed by football returning in front of empty stadiums.

# spain - Sunday 17 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie New virus deaths in Spain fall to two-month low under 100 Coronavirus

New virus deaths in Spain fall to two-month low under 100

Spain last Monday began a three-phase plan to end lockdowns for half the country by the end of June.

# spain - Saturday 16 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Spanish government to seek one-month extension of state of emergency Coronavirus

Spanish government to seek one-month extension of state of emergency

It would mean the state of emergency that is currently set to expire on 24 May would last until late June, if approved.

# spain - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Spain's 'oldest living person' survives coronavirus at the age of 113 Maria Branyas

Spain's 'oldest living person' survives coronavirus at the age of 113

Maria Branyas’ daughter said her mother was “in shape, wanting to talk, to explain, to reflect, she has become herself again”.

# spain - Monday 11 May, 2020

La Liga chief wants restart by 12 June despite eight new positive tests

Javier Tebas admits the league’s return is guided by public health advice, but the numbers of positive tests so far are lower than anticipated.

# spain - Sunday 3 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Europe prepares for more lockdown easing as Spain records lowest daily death toll in seven weeks Easing Restrictions

Europe prepares for more lockdown easing as Spain records lowest daily death toll in seven weeks

Despite the reopenings, experts have cautioned that many countries are still not through the worst of their outbreaks yet.

# spain - Saturday 2 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Spain begins to ease its strict lockdown from today, as parts of Europe slowly open up Recovering From Covid

Spain begins to ease its strict lockdown from today, as parts of Europe slowly open up

Italy and France plan to ease restrictions in the coming week, while the UK isn’t quite there yet.

From TheJournal.ie Photos: Spaniards take to the streets as they go out to exercise for the first time in seven weeks Coronavirus

Photos: Spaniards take to the streets as they go out to exercise for the first time in seven weeks

Spain has detailed a complex roll-back plan that will vary by province.

# spain - Friday 1 May, 2020

The Irish team living and training in Spain

Mark Downey on what it’s like to be based in Majorca for a substantial portion of the year.

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