Tag Archives: Spain

Spain Hoped Catalonia’s Separatists Would Fade. They’re Gaining Ground.

Spain Hoped Catalonia’s Separatists Would Fade. They’re Gaining Ground.

Spain Hoped Catalonia’s Separatists Would Fade. They’re Gaining Ground. Spain Hoped Catalonia’s Separatists Would Fade. They’re Gaining Ground. MADRID — For years, Spain’s government dismissed the separatist movement in the Catalonia region as little more than a “soufflé” — easy to inflate but then collapsing in on itself. Yet the movement shows no signs of imploding anytime soon, even amid …

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Hilaria Baldwin Talks Spain, Boston, Alec and Instagram

Hilaria Baldwin Talks Spain, Boston, Alec and Instagram

Hilaria Baldwin Talks Spain, Boston, Alec and Instagram Hilaria Baldwin Talks Spain, Boston, Alec and Instagram Ms. Baldwin first visited Spain with her parents when she was a baby, she said, and she went at least yearly thereafter. She declined to explain in detail how frequently they traveled there or how long they stayed. “I think it would be maddening …

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Venezuela Opposition Figure, Long Confined, Flees to Spain

Venezuela Opposition Figure, Long Confined, Flees to Spain

Venezuela Opposition Figure, Long Confined, Flees to Spain Venezuela Opposition Figure, Long Confined, Flees to Spain The Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López fled the country Saturday after spending the past six years in jail, house arrest and diplomatic asylum, his political party said. Mr. López, 49, went to Spain after leaving the Spanish Embassy in Caracas, according to Spain’s Foreign …

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Iker Casillas on Real Madrid, Spain and the ‘Madness’ of It All

Iker Casillas on Real Madrid, Spain and the 'Madness' of It All

Iker Casillas on Real Madrid, Spain and the ‘Madness’ of It All Iker Casillas on Real Madrid, Spain and the ‘Madness’ of It All It was no wonder, then, that by 2015, Casillas was ready for a change of scenery. His relationship with Real Madrid had changed; he admitted to feeling “alone” at one point, as he was ostracized first …

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Spain uses emergency powers to lock down Madrid.

Spain uses emergency powers to lock down Madrid.

Spain uses emergency powers to lock down Madrid. Spain uses emergency powers to lock down Madrid. Spain’s government on Friday decreed a state of emergency for the Madrid region, overruling Madrid’s own regional politicians, who had applied a limited lockdown on specific neighborhoods to try to stop a second wave of Covid-19. The government decided to use its emergency powers …

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John McAfee Arrested in Spain, and U.S. Seeks Extradition

John McAfee Arrested in Spain, and U.S. Seeks Extradition

John McAfee Arrested in Spain, and U.S. Seeks Extradition John McAfee Arrested in Spain, and U.S. Seeks Extradition John David McAfee, an antivirus software pioneer who fled Belize in 2012 ahead of a murder investigation there, has been arrested in Spain on tax evasion charges, the U.S. Justice Department said on Monday. Mr. McAfee, 75, is a Silicon Valley legend …

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Germany’s Far Right, ‘Hotel Rwanda,’ Spain: Your Tuesday Briefing

Germany’s Far Right, ‘Hotel Rwanda,’ Spain: Your Tuesday Briefing

Germany’s Far Right, ‘Hotel Rwanda,’ Spain: Your Tuesday Briefing Germany’s Far Right, ‘Hotel Rwanda,’ Spain: Your Tuesday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering the rise of coronavirus cases in Spain, the arrest of the hero of “Hotel Rwanda” and the growing anger of Germany’s far-right fringe. A second wave of coronavirus …

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A Coronavirus Second Wave Grips Spain

A Coronavirus Second Wave Grips Spain

A Coronavirus Second Wave Grips Spain A Coronavirus Second Wave Grips Spain MÁLAGA, Spain — At midday on Sunday, there were 31 patients inside the main coronavirus treatment center in Málaga, the city with the fastest-rising infection rate in southern Spain. At 12:15 p.m., the 32nd arrived in an ambulance. Half an hour later came number 33. The garbage can …

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House Hunting in Spain: Mediterranean Views on the Costa Del Sol for $1.5 Million

House Hunting in Spain: Mediterranean Views on the Costa Del Sol for $1.5 Million

House Hunting in Spain: Mediterranean Views on the Costa Del Sol for $1.5 Million House Hunting in Spain: Mediterranean Views on the Costa Del Sol for $1.5 Million A Five-Bedroom Spanish Villa With Classic Style $1.5 MILLION (1.29 MILLION EUROS) This five-bedroom house, known as Villa Dos Palmeras, is in the comfortable Pinares de San Anton neighborhood, east of the …

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Where’s Juan Carlos? Exit of Scandal-Plagued Former King Grips Spain

Where's Juan Carlos? Exit of Scandal-Plagued Former King Grips Spain

Where’s Juan Carlos? Exit of Scandal-Plagued Former King Grips Spain Where’s Juan Carlos? Exit of Scandal-Plagued Former King Grips Spain First he was said to have found a haven with a sugar tycoon in the Dominican Republic. Next, he was reportedly spotted on a friend’s estate in Portugal. Then reports emerged that he was holed up in a luxury hotel …

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