ACCESS roads for Alicante’s planned Ikea store are proving a headache for developer Enrique Ortiz.
The ministry of Public Works wants... Read more
AN Alicante city judge is investigating the mass poisoning of a colony of cats.
Thirty-two were found dead on a plot... Read more
LAST November was Alicante province’s third-driest in 43 years.
Alicante province’s rainfall of 42.1 litres per square metre last month was... Read more
THE Vatican’s Congregation of the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF) has a new head of office.
He is Valencia- born Monsignor... Read more
ON December 14, Ciudad Patricia will be holding its traditional Christmas Market.
There will be many festive stands, plus mulled wine,... Read more
A MAN has been arrested for taking pornographic images of women.
PFG was being investigated by a specialist Guardia Civil team... Read more
THE AIRPORT at Ciudad Real, just over 200 km south of Madrid, has been put up for sale only a... Read more
THE AVE high-speed train between Malaga and Cordoba will have to slow down at one point on the route due... Read more
COLIN TOFTS’ new exhibition in Artefactus (Javea) is entitled “Three favourite places.”
Open until January 4, it features Tofts’ paintings of... Read more
THIRTEEN years on from when Elche's Palmeral was declared a Unesco World Heritage Site, a group of eight architects are... Read more
LOCAL POLICE in Olula del Rio have been recognised for their good work.
The Mayor of Olula del Rio, Antonio Martínez,... Read more
NELSON MANDELA, South Africa’s ex president, freedom fighter and international symbol against racial oppression, died peacefully in his home on... Read more
AT the risk of incurring the wrath of my gay friends and colleagues, and I do have a considerable number,... Read more
RUSSIAN President Vladimir Putin this year emerged as the world’s most influential man.
He has outmanoeuvred his Western critics whilst returning... Read more
GREG MULHOLLAND, MP for Leeds North West, declared himself "amazed and appalled" at the reported massaging of crime statistics.
Four serving... Read more
COULD you do with an extra few euros for Christmas? How about a cool €4 million? This is how much... Read more
THE PP must soon name its candidate for Andalucia, and will not relish
having to eclipse the PSOE’s Susana Diaz who... Read more
NOW that crimes against humanity can be investigated anywhere, pursuit of international justice can cause friction between allies.
Spanish judge Ismael... Read more
CARLOS FABRA, former president of the Diputacion in Castellon finally faced the courts.
The politician behind Castellon airport – the air... Read more
A SPANISH reporter and a photographer were kidnapped in Syria nearly two months ago; it was not announced until yesterday as their families had requested discretion.
Javier Espinosa, the correspondent for the Spanish daily newspaper El Mundo, and Ricardo Garcia Vilanova, a freelance photojournalist, were abducted in the province of Raqqa... Read more
FIFA has announced its shortlist for the 2013 Ballon d’Or nominations. Lionel Messi (FC Barcelona), Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) and... Read more
Málaga CF coach, Bernd Schuster, held a press conference at La Rosaleda following the match against Club Atlético Osasuna.
The German-born... Read more
Málaga CF will face the return leg decider of the Copa del Rey at the Reyno de Navarra stadium, following... Read more
The World Cup draw was held on December 6 to nearly as much media attention as the matches themselves. England... Read more
RC PONENT claimed yet another victory at home in Principes de España against Girona on Saturday in the national league
In... Read more
LEXUS is adding a fourth model to the GS range, the GS 300h to be launched this month.
The GS 300h... Read more
Ford Motor Company today delivered the global debut of a motoring icon set to go on sale in Europe for... Read more
A CLASSIC car auction held in New York raised $62.79 million (€46.18 million) in just two hours.
RM Auctions and Sotheby’s,... Read more
BMW MOTORRAD (motorbike) fuses comfort with sporty performance in the new R 1200 RT.
The motorcycle features a more powerful boxer... Read more
LEXUS has unveiled the next step of its so-called ride and handling revolution, the new production-ready RC coupe.
The new coupe... Read more
ATHLETES have been advised to eat at least 50 or 60 per cent of their daily count of calories from... Read more
TYPE ONE diabetes is one of the most common chronic diseases in children under 15, but little information is given... Read more
THE British Cancer Journal stated in its latest published study that the Mediterranean diet reduces the risk of suffering cancer... Read more
THE best remedies for hangovers are not found in chemists but in the supermarket.
Orange juice is one of the best... Read more
THE best way for sportsmen to avoid getting a cold is by reinforcing the immune system.
One way of doing that... Read more
By Mike Gray
The Great Train Robbery is one of the most well documented crimes of all time but how much do you really know about what happened on that fateful... Read more
Mad about the boy – Bridget Jones by Helen Fielding
Great comic writers are as rare as hen's teeth. And Helen is one of a very select band who have created a... Read more
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