Gulf Times - Madrid
Woman's mummified body found in Madrid apartment 15 years after death

Woman's mummified body found in Madrid apartment 15 years after death

The mummified body of a woman whose corpse is believed by authorities to have been left in her apartment for 15 years was discovered in the Spanish capital, Madrid, officials said on Friday.

Catalan leaders demand talks with Madrid after violent clashes

Catalan leaders demand talks with Madrid after violent clashes

Separatist Catalan leaders on Saturday called on the Spanish government to enter into talks as Barcelona braced for fresh violence after days of clashes between police and protesters.

English fans swarm Madrid ahead of Champions League final

English fans swarm Madrid ahead of Champions League final

Thousands of English football fans draped in their team's colours gathered in Madrid ahead of Saturday's Champions League final between Liverpool and Tottenham, many still desperately seeking tickets for the match.

North Korea calls Madrid embassy raid a 'grave terrorist attack'

North Korea calls Madrid embassy raid a 'grave terrorist attack'

North Korea on Sunday described the February raid on its embassy in Madrid by a dissident group as a ‘grave terrorist attack’ and urged an investigation into the perpetrators.

Tens of thousands in Madrid call for new elections, protest president

Tens of thousands in Madrid call for new elections, protest president

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of the Spanish capital Madrid on Sunday to call for national unity and protest against the socialist minority government of Pedro Sanchez.

Thousands march in Spanish cities to protest violence against women

Thousands march in Spanish cities to protest violence against women

Tens of thousands of protesters, many wearing purple, marched through Madrid and other Spanish cities on Sunday to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.

Qatar, Spain to step up co-operation in investment field

Qatar, Spain to step up co-operation in investment field

Qatar and Spain have agreed to establish an institutional framework for co-operation to achieve common objectives.

Taxi strike targeting Uber brings chaos to Spanish cities

Taxi strike targeting Uber brings chaos to Spanish cities

Taxi drivers have choked main roads and snarled airports, bus and train stations since Saturday.

Fugitive veteran bank robber arrested in Spain

Fugitive veteran bank robber arrested in Spain

The man, who the authorities believe has been robbing banks for over 35 years, was arrested at a hotel in Getafe, a southern Madrid suburb.

Judge orders eight members of deposed Catalan govt detained

Judge orders eight members of deposed Catalan govt detained

A Spanish judge on Thursday ordered eight members of the deposed Catalan government detained pending further probes into their role in the region's tumultuous quest for independence, a Madrid court said.

World Cup 'will leave lasting economic, social legacy'

World Cup 'will leave lasting economic, social legacy'

Hassan al-Thawadi’s address, at the Casa Arabe in the Spanish capital, also highlighted the potential for peaceful coexistence through sport.

Thousands rally in Madrid, urge jailing of deposed Catalan leader

Thousands rally in Madrid, urge jailing of deposed Catalan leader

‘Prison for Puigdemont,’ shouted thousands of people in central Madrid, gathered under a giant Spanish flag Saturday in anger at Catalonia's unilateral declaration of independence ...