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Spanish grave opened on order of Argentine judge unearths painful pastGUADALAJARA, Spain: A 90-year-old Spanish woman wrapped in a fur coat and wooll
Spanish grave opened on order of Argentine judge unearths painful past
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
GUADALAJARA, Spain: A 90-year-old Spanish woman wrapped in a fur coat and woollen scarf stood over a deep open grave and murmured "my father" to the unearthed skeleton lying at the bottom. Ascension Mendieta's trade unionist father Timoteo was shot... Read more
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Spanish grave opened on order of Argentine judge unearths painful pastGUADALAJARA, Spain (Reuters) - A 90-year-old Spanish woman wrapped in a fur coa
Spanish grave opened on order of Argentine judge unearths painful past
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
GUADALAJARA, Spain (Reuters) - A 90-year-old Spanish woman wrapped in a fur coat and woollen scarf stood over a deep open grave and murmured "my father" to the unearthed skeleton lying at the bottom. Ascension Mendieta's trade unionist father... Read more
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Podemos would overtake Socialists if new election held in Spain - pollMADRID: Anti-austerity party Podemos would place second and overtake the social
Podemos would overtake Socialists if new election held in Spain - poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
MADRID: Anti-austerity party Podemos would place second and overtake the socialist party, currently leading talks to form a government, if a new general election was held today, a closely-watched official opinion poll showed on Thursday. The result... Read more
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Spain's Socialists start arduous talks to form governmentMADRID: Spain's Socialists on Wednesday kicked off long-awaited talks to form a
Spain's Socialists start arduous talks to form government
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
MADRID: Spain's Socialists on Wednesday kicked off long-awaited talks to form a coalition government, a task seen as impossible unless several political parties drop some major red lines. In a brief speech to representatives of his party, socialist... Read more
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Spain's Socialists start arduous talks to form governmentMADRID (Reuters) - Spain's Socialists on Wednesday kicked off long-awaited talk
Spain's Socialists start arduous talks to form government
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's Socialists on Wednesday kicked off long-awaited talks to form a coalition government, a task seen as impossible unless several political parties drop some major red lines. In a brief speech to representatives of his party,... Read more
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Spain's king picks socialist chief to try to form governmentMADRID: Spain's King Felipe has nominated socialist chief Pedro Sanchez to lead
Spain's king picks socialist chief to try to form government
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
MADRID: Spain's King Felipe has nominated socialist chief Pedro Sanchez to lead talks with political parties to form a government and seek the confidence of parliament, the speaker of the lower house Patxi Lopez announced on Tuesday. Speaking after... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Spain's parties to discuss new government with king next weekMADRID: Spain's four main party leaders will meet King Felipe for a second time
Spain's parties to discuss new government with king next week
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
MADRID: Spain's four main party leaders will meet King Felipe for a second time next Monday and Tuesday to see whether any of them can muster enough support to form a government and break a six-week election deadlock, the palace said. Parties on the... Read more
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Spanish court sentences captain of sunken Prestige oil tanker to two yearsMADRID: Spain's Supreme Court sentenced the captain of the Prestige oil tanker,
Spanish court sentences captain of sunken Prestige oil tanker to two years
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
MADRID: Spain's Supreme Court sentenced the captain of the Prestige oil tanker, which sank off Spain's northwestern coast in 2002, covering thousands of kilometres of coastline in fuel oil, to two years in prison on Tuesday. The captain, Apostolos... Read more
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Swissinfo
Spain's Rajoy forces new round of talks to counter left-wing allianceBy Julien Toyer and Blanca Rodríguez MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's acting prime m
Spain's Rajoy forces new round of talks to counter left-wing alliance
Swissinfo / Posted 19 days ago
By Julien Toyer and Blanca Rodríguez MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's acting prime minister, Mariano Rajoy, deferred on Friday a decision on whether to seek a confidence vote to form a government, forcing a new round of talks on resolving the country's... Read more
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Spain's Rajoy says still candidate to be next prime ministerMADRID: Spain's acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Friday said he was still
Spain's Rajoy says still candidate to be next prime minister
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
MADRID: Spain's acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Friday said he was still candidate to form the country's next government although he was not in a position for now to seek the confidence of the parliament as he lacked support from other... Read more
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Spain's Rajoy says still candidate to be next prime ministerMADRID (Reuters) - Spain's acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Friday said h
Spain's Rajoy says still candidate to be next prime minister
Swissinfo / Posted 19 days ago
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Friday said he was still candidate to form the country's next government although he was not in a position for now to seek the confidence of the parliament as he lacked support from... Read more
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Spain's Rajoy declines to seek confidence of parliamentMADRID: Spain's acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Friday declined the offe
Spain's Rajoy declines to seek confidence of parliament
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
MADRID: Spain's acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Friday declined the offer of King Felipe to be the first candidate for next prime minister to seek the confidence of the parliament, the palace said, forcing a new round of talks next... Read more
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Spain's Rajoy declines to seek confidence of parliamentMADRID (Reuters) - Spain's acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Friday declin
Spain's Rajoy declines to seek confidence of parliament
Swissinfo / Posted 19 days ago
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Friday declined the offer of King Felipe to be the first candidate for next prime minister to seek the confidence of the parliament, the palace said, forcing a new round of talks next... Read more
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Swissinfo
Political impasse means Spain faces lost year for reformsBy Sarah White MADRID (Reuters) - A political logjam in Spain expected to last
Political impasse means Spain faces lost year for reforms
Swissinfo / Posted 23 days ago
By Sarah White MADRID (Reuters) - A political logjam in Spain expected to last at least several months is set to slow the pace of economic reforms sharply, storing up obstacles for growth in a country seeking to extend a recovery from deep... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Political impasse means Spain faces lost year for reformsMADRID: A political logjam in Spain expected to last at least several months is
Political impasse means Spain faces lost year for reforms
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
MADRID: A political logjam in Spain expected to last at least several months is set to slow the pace of economic reforms sharply, storing up obstacles for growth in a country seeking to extend a recovery from deep crisis. With the 2016 budget... Read more
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Swissinfo
Spaniards oppose new election, want coalition government - pollMADRID (Reuters) - A majority of Spanish voters oppose holding another election
Spaniards oppose new election, want coalition government - poll
Swissinfo / Posted 24 days ago
MADRID (Reuters) - A majority of Spanish voters oppose holding another election to resolve the political stalemate created by an inconclusive national vote last month and want parties instead to agree on a coalition government, a survey showed on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Spaniards oppose new election, want coalition government - pollMADRID: A majority of Spanish voters oppose holding another election to resolve
Spaniards oppose new election, want coalition government - poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
MADRID: A majority of Spanish voters oppose holding another election to resolve the political stalemate created by an inconclusive national vote last month and want parties instead to agree on a coalition government, a survey showed on Sunday. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Spanish parliament reconvenes with no new government in sightMADRID: Spain's lower house of parliament reconvened on Wednesday for the first
Spanish parliament reconvenes with no new government in sight
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
MADRID: Spain's lower house of parliament reconvened on Wednesday for the first time since an inconclusive election last month with political parties still wrangling over the formation of a government. The failure to make progress in forging a... Read more
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Spanish parliament reconvenes with no new government in sightBy Blanca Rodríguez MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's lower house of parliament recon
Spanish parliament reconvenes with no new government in sight
Swissinfo / Posted 28 days ago
By Blanca Rodríguez MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's lower house of parliament reconvened on Wednesday for the first time since an inconclusive election last month with political parties still wrangling over the formation of a government. The failure to... Read more
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