MADRID, January 25 (Reuters) – Spanish police said on Tuesday they arrested seven suspected members of an international criminal gang that created and sold fake COVID-19 passports and negative tests. The ring’s Spanish arm, which advertised its services on ‘anti-vax’ IM groups, fraudulently added at least 1,600 people to theRead More →

Band Elena Rodriguez and Javier Barbancho SAN BARTOLOME DE PINARES, Spain, January 16 (Reuters) – About 100 horses jumped through bonfires during a smudge ceremony on Sunday during Spain’s “Las Luminarias” festival, held for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic began. The traditional nighttime celebration takes place in SanRead More →

The outlawing, the inclusion of certain groups or organizations on the terrorist list, has become a crucial counterterrorism initiative adopted by liberal democratic governments. Despite the criticism that the ban sparked that it happened at the discretion of each state, it has proven to be an effective preventive strategy. SinceRead More →

AOrange Spain CEO dds comments, background, title changes MADRID, December 16 (Reuters) – Britain’s Vodafone VOD.L and Orange of France ORAN.PA want to play a role in any consolidation of Spain’s highly competitive telecommunications sector, the local chief executives of the two companies said on Thursday. Local Vodafone CEO ColmanRead More →

MADRID, December 10 (Reuters) – Spanish police are investigating the disappearance of four members of Cameroon’s women’s handball team, who apparently fled from a hotel in Valencia, where they were competing in the world championships. The Cameroonian delegation reported the women missing on Thursday, a police spokesman said. The policeRead More →

MADRID, December 1 (Reuters) – The Spanish telecommunications group Telefonica TEF.MC has expanded its voluntary departure plan to include eligible staff from all departments rather than excluding some key units as previously announced, majority union UGT said on Wednesday. The decision to examine the requests for voluntary dismissal from eachRead More →