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Spanish Catholic church to investigate antisemitic rituals
Announcement follows Israeli newspaper reporting that ‘blood libel’ myth was still being perpetuated

Stephen Burgen in Barcelona

11, Aug, 2022 @1:36 PM

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Man jailed in Spain after selling off 7,000 hams he stole from work
Man took jamón from warehouse where he worked, defrauding employers out of €520,000 over six years

Stephen Burgen

09, Aug, 2022 @11:27 AM

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Barcelona cracks down on outdoor drinking parties with €600 fines
City raises upper limit of penalties for causing disturbance after botellones grow in popularity since Covid

Stephen Burgen in Barcelona

09, Aug, 2022 @10:54 AM

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Paraplegic shooting suspect can avoid trial and end his life, Spanish court says
Man who allegedly injured former co-workers before being shot by police is entitled to assisted dying

Stephen Burgen in Barcelona

05, Aug, 2022 @1:50 PM

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Barcelona school and residents create solar energy community
Council-supported project beginning on roof of school in Poblenou could grow across the city

Stephen Burgen in Barcelona

24, Jul, 2022 @10:48 AM

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Folly or art? Catalonian town to buy labyrinthine Espai Corberó for €3m
In need of repair, futuristic yet surreal complex built by artist Xavier Corberó is to become public space

Stephen Burgen in Barcelona

18, Jul, 2022 @5:55 PM

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Developer dismisses B-52 crash radiation fears at proposed site of Spanish resort
Two nuclear bombs exploded in 1966 after US aircraft involved in mid-air collision over Palomares in Almería

Stephen Burgen in Barcelona

14, Jul, 2022 @4:00 AM

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Spain’s Ciudad de la Luz film studios to reopen 10 years after EU ban
Alicante complex praised by director Ridley Scott hopes to make 26 major films and more than 200 productions in next five years

Stephen Burgen in Barcelona

06, Jul, 2022 @10:53 AM

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Zebras, giraffes … and a cycle race through the Maasai Mara
East Africans rarely get a chance to show what they can do on two wheels. They did that in Kenya this month and the result was spectacular

Stephen Burgen in Maasai Mara

30, Jun, 2022 @6:30 AM

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Moroccan authorities accused of trying to cover up Melilla deaths
Concern at apparent plan to bury victims without investigating cause of death or trying to identify them

Stephen Burgen in Barcelona

27, Jun, 2022 @1:54 PM

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Fears for wolf population after ‘catastrophic’ wildfire in Spain
Blaze in Sierra de la Culebra mountains in Zamora province destroyed 30,000 hectares of woodland

Stephen Burgen in Barcelona

23, Jun, 2022 @11:33 AM

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Mollusc mass mortality event: can Spain’s giant fan mussels recover?
Pinna nobilis is vital to the Mediterranean ecosystem, but since 2016 numbers have plummeted by 99.9% – and saving it from extinction is no easy task

Stephen Burgen

17, Jun, 2022 @6:15 AM

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