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Spain

# spain - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie This is what Sagrada Familia will look like when it’s finished Look Familia?

This is what Sagrada Familia will look like when it’s finished

Sure, what’s another 13 years – especially if it turns out this breathtakingly beautiful.

# spain - Thursday 26 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Prosecutor rejects Peru two guilty plea Peru

Prosecutor rejects Peru two guilty plea

The prosecutor said the women would need to give more details and fully acknowledge their guilt.

# spain - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Peru pair face sentences of six years and 8 months Michaella McCollum Connolly

Peru pair face sentences of six years and 8 months

Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reid entered guilty pleas at a court hearing last night.

# spain - Thursday 19 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Baby dies in tragic accident on Spanish airport luggage belt RIP

Baby dies in tragic accident on Spanish airport luggage belt

The five-month-old boy was trapped on a luggage carousel.

# spain - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Catalans make a human chain for independence Spain

Catalans make a human chain for independence

Hundreds of thousands of people in yellow t-shirts joined in yelling “Independence!”

From The Score Hugo Lloris had an absolute nightmare for France last night Brazil Bound
From The Score Cats, sacks and handballs: The 8 games that defined Trap’s Ireland reign End Of An Era

Cats, sacks and handballs: The 8 games that defined Trap’s Ireland reign

The Italian’s eventful reign in charge of the Boys in Green is over.

# spain - Friday 6 September, 2013

From The Score Scares for Portugal, Italy and the Netherlands as World Cup qualification heats up Wrap

Scares for Portugal, Italy and the Netherlands as World Cup qualification heats up

And there was just the 9 goals for Ukraine against San Marino

From TheJournal.ie “This curve is inhuman”: Train driver admits speeding in recording of emergency call Spain

“This curve is inhuman”: Train driver admits speeding in recording of emergency call

Francisco Jose Garzon Amo can be heard admitting speeding but complaining that he had previously warned that the curve on which the train derailed was dangerous.

# spain - Friday 30 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Spanish ‘Robin Hood’ group steals school supplies to give to needy kids Robbin' Goods

Spanish ‘Robin Hood’ group steals school supplies to give to needy kids

The group of activists filled 10 trolleys with copy books, pens and dictionaries, and said it was a “symbolic act for equal opportunity”.

# spain - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Massive tomato fight looks like the most fun humans can have Food Fight

Massive tomato fight looks like the most fun humans can have

It happens every year in Spain.

# spain - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Fourth firefighter killed as wildfires rage in Spain and Portugal Wildfires

Fourth firefighter killed as wildfires rage in Spain and Portugal

The fires have consumed large parts of forests in the two countries.

# spain - Thursday 22 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie WTF is this horned ‘sea monster’ that washed up on a beach in Spain? Loch Ness Monster

WTF is this horned ‘sea monster’ that washed up on a beach in Spain?

Whatever it is, it washed up on a beach in Spain last week.

# spain - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Botched restoration of Christ fresco still pulling in the money Ecce Money

Botched restoration of Christ fresco still pulling in the money

Artist Cecilia Gimenez shocked curators – and inspired ridicule – after she ‘freshened up’ a painting in her local church. Now she, local authorities and charity are having the last laugh as visitors pour in.

# spain - Saturday 10 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Pics: What police found when they busted alleged human smugglers Spain

Pics: What police found when they busted alleged human smugglers

IDs, stamps, a gun and passports were among the items found by the alleged gang.

# spain - Friday 9 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Spain says it will take ‘all necessary measures’ to protect Gibraltar Fight

Spain says it will take ‘all necessary measures’ to protect Gibraltar

Britain, Spain and Gibraltar are rowing (again).

# spain - Thursday 8 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Automatic braking system had been due to be fitted at site of Spanish train crash Spain

Automatic braking system had been due to be fitted at site of Spanish train crash

79 people died when the train derailed at a bend while travelling at 179 kilometres per hour on 24 July.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Record breaker: Woman gives birth to 13lb 6oz baby… naturally Whoa

# spain - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Coast Guard deals with several incidents overnight Rescue

Coast Guard deals with several incidents overnight

A Spanish fisherman had to be airlifted to safety after he experienced breathing problems while on a trawler.

# spain - Sunday 4 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Cannabis pellets worth €10,000 ingested by man are “recovered” in Cork Drug Seizure

Cannabis pellets worth €10,000 ingested by man are “recovered” in Cork

The Spanish national arrived on a flight into Cork Airport yesterday.

# spain - Thursday 1 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Spanish PM is grilled over corruption scandal On The Rack

Spanish PM is grilled over corruption scandal

Mariano Rajoy has faced calls to resign over what he knew about a senior party colleague at the centre of a major financial scandal.

# spain - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Here Is What Happened Today: Tuesday News Fix

Here Is What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everybody’s talking about the sad death of Colm Murray, the tragic case of the Chada brothers, and Michael D signing the abortion bill into law.

From TheJournal.ie Driver of Spanish train was on the phone at time of derailment Train Derailment

Driver of Spanish train was on the phone at time of derailment

Francisco Jose Garzon Amo, 52, has been charged with 79 counts of reckless homicide following the derailment of the train in northern Spain last week.

# spain - Monday 29 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Train driver charged with 79 counts of reckless homicide in Spain Train Crash

Train driver charged with 79 counts of reckless homicide in Spain

The 52-year-old driver has been released on bail and forbidden from leaving Spain for six months.

# spain - Sunday 28 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everybody’s talking about garda behaviour at the 2010 student protest, injuries at Croagh Patrick and continued violence in Egypt.

From TheJournal.ie Spanish dig seeks prehistoric ancestors of Europeans Evolution

Spanish dig seeks prehistoric ancestors of Europeans

Site at caves of Atapuerca has been yielding secrets about evolution of mankind.

From TheJournal.ie Spanish judge to question driver of train in deadly crash Train Crash

Spanish judge to question driver of train in deadly crash

Francisco Jose Garzon Amo has been discharged from hospital and will appear before a judge today.

# spain - Saturday 27 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Michael Lowry, mortgages and mayors: The week in numbers Prime Numbers

Michael Lowry, mortgages and mayors: The week in numbers

Plus: how many times has the Council of State met since 1940?

From TheJournal.ie Update: Spain train driver detained for ‘reckless homicide’ Train Crash

Update: Spain train driver detained for ‘reckless homicide’

Doctors are still working to identify three victims of the Spain’s worst rail disaster in decades.

# spain - Friday 26 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The arrested Spanish train driver is refusing to answer police questions Train Crash

The arrested Spanish train driver is refusing to answer police questions

A police spokesperson has told AFP news agency that Francisco Jose Garzon Amo is not answering questions.

From TheJournal.ie Three days of mourning in Spain after deadly train crash Investigation

Three days of mourning in Spain after deadly train crash

The driver is being question by Spanish police.

# spain - Thursday 25 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everybody’s talking about the devastating train derailment in Spain, Michael Lowry’s home being raided and the threat to child benefit in the budget.

From TheJournal.ie Driver of Spanish train faces police probe Crash

Driver of Spanish train faces police probe

At least 80 people have died in the horrifying high-speed train crash.

From TheJournal.ie Video: The terrifying moment when the high-speed train derailed in Spain Train Crash

Video: The terrifying moment when the high-speed train derailed in Spain

New footage has emerged from a security camera which shows the train travelling a high speed near a bend as it derails.

From TheJournal.ie 77 dead, 143 injured in rail crash – “no indications” any Irish citizens were on board Spain

77 dead, 143 injured in rail crash – “no indications” any Irish citizens were on board

Foreign Affairs Minister Eamon Gilmore says the situation is “still developing”, but that there are no reports of any Irish citizens caught up in the tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie 77 dead in Spanish train crash, 140 injured Spain

77 dead in Spanish train crash, 140 injured

Four carriages overturned in the smash, as bodies were lain out under blankets along the tracks.

# spain - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Official confirms 35 dead and 200 injured after train derails in Spain Spain

Official confirms 35 dead and 200 injured after train derails in Spain

The train which carried 238 passengers originated in Madrid and was bound for the northwestern town of Ferrol.

# spain - Saturday 20 July, 2013

From The Score Does your pre-season training involve walking on hot coals? Ouch

Does your pre-season training involve walking on hot coals?

Because Southampton’s does.