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Malaga airport on pickpocket Alert

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OFFICIALS have issued a warning after a number of thefts and pickpockets were reported in Malaga Airport. Travellers have been reminded to keep an eye on their belongings at all times, as some claimed they were pickpocketed after going through security checkpoints. With a busy Christmas season expected, officials hope the warning will prompt passengers […]

Cataluña crisis – Unified Spain followers planning a rally

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SUPPORTERS of a unified Spain are planning a rally in Madrid following last weekend’s illegal referendum for Catalonian independence that turned violent as police tried to stop the voting. A demonstration is planned in Spain’s capital city and supporters are also calling for a similar rally in Cataluña’s capital Barcelona. Spain’s government representative in Cataluña, […]

Tiger mosquitos spreading on the Costa del Sol – Buzz Off !

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HUNDREDS of people have been bitten by tiger mosquitoes in Malaga City. Houses and urbanisations surrounding the Guadalhorce River have been plagued by the potentially deadly species of mosquito for some time but now the blood-sucking pest is spreading to areas further afield. Health centres in the city have treated hundreds of patients for bites […]

Spain Airport strike called off after unions reach deal

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TRAVEL chaos in Spain could be avoided at the last-minute after a deal ‘in principle’ has been agreed between the workers’ unions and the airport operator Aena and air navigation manager Enaire. The parties are due to sit down together again this afternoon (26 September) to sign the deal which must then be ratified by […]

Billionaire Russian’s $ 360 million super yacht is IMPOUNDED

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A Russian billionaire’s £360 million superyacht was impounded after the shipbuilder said it was still owed millions in fees, it has emerged. The futuristic vessel was kept in Gibraltar after shipbuilders Nobiskrug said Andrey Melnichenko still owed it more than £13million. The 468ft-long superyacht, which was has three 300ft masts that are taller than Big […]

Spain terror attacks – 13 killed and 100 injured in Barcelona

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A second terror attack has taken place in Cambrils, a coastal town around 120km from Barcelona. Six bystanders and one police officer were injured – two seriously – when they were reportedly deliberately hit by a car. Police officers then shot dead five suspects, some of whom were wearing what appeared to be explosive belts. […]