Civil Guard destroys cache of 125 Spanish Civil War explosives

Teruel man had hoarded grenades, mortars and other devices on his rural property

Spain raises terror threat level due to risk of jihadist attacks

Security forces to step up monitoring at airports, train stations, hospitals and government buildings

Interior minister suggests regulating burqa use under new Citizen Safety Law

Jorge Fernández Díaz says he personally believes full covering denigrates women‘s dignity

Spain on alert over new biker gangs

Groups hail mostly from Germany and the Netherlands and have long records of criminal activity

IMMIGRATION

Tears in Tangier for parents of baby who reached Spain without them

The family of 11-month-old Fátima, who arrived in Tarifa alone on a migrant boat, want her back

IMMIGRATION

The €4,000 shortcut across the Strait

Mafia groups are offering to take illegal migrants from Morocco to Spain in just 15 minutes

IMMIGRATION

Dozens of illegal migrants placed in hands of NGOs as state centers reach limit

Cádiz police precincts full following huge influx of boats carrying sub-Saharan immigrants this week

IMMIGRATION

Morocco admits “dysfunctions” led to huge influx of migrant boats to Spain

Spanish Interior Ministry to send 300 more officers to reinforce affected areas

FUEL FRAUD

Cocaine, kidnapping and multimillion tax fraud uncovered in Spanish diesel scam

Police say gang that sold adulterated fuel across Spain may have had links to drug trade

THE HANDOVER OF THE SPANISH THRONE

Three arrested for defying court ban on republican symbols near royal motorcade

Madrid court had prohibited anti-monarchy displays in vicinity of coronation ceremony

Podemos leader wins overwhelming support in grassroots vote

Pablo Iglesias, the media-savvy founder of the new political party, will continue at helm until fall

FUEL FRAUD

Diesel scammers defrauded €5.5m in taxes in just eight months

Gang that adulterated low-grade fuel and sold it to gas stations had cornered the market on price

GALICIA RAIL TRAGEDY

Government report blames driver for Santiago train crash that killed 79

But judge is also targeting execs at railway manager for failing to install safety mechanisms

“Operation Altarpiece” ensnares Galician Church in corruption case

Police uncover ring that awarded grants for restoration in exchange for hiring certain companies

ABORTION DEBATE

Abortion reform draft will be modified but not radically changed, Justice Ministry sources say

Proposed legislation will be sent to legal, health and educational for their comments Galician PP leader pleads with prime minister not to make "Socialists' mistake" of passing law unilaterally

GALICIA RAIL DISASTER

Alvia train fail-safe brake was activated twice in 25 minutes before fatal Santiago rail crash

So-called dead man's switch triggers to halt the train if 30 seconds pass without the driver activating it

GALICIA RAIL DISASTER

“If I’d seen the danger, I wouldn’t have answered the phone”

Testimony from driver and conductor of Alvia disaster confirms theory phone call led to fatal crash

WILDFIRE DISASTER

Authorities battle Galicia blaze

"We have a tough day ahead of us," says spokeswoman

“I am not that crazy to not pull the brakes”

Francisco José Garzón tells court he drank only coffee day before fatal accident

Emergency teams took too much time to aid train passengers, say experts

Records point to confusion and tardiness in response to deadly rail disaster

TRAGEDY IN GALICIA

"All I could say was that there were a lot of dead bodies"

Eyewitnesses tell of the explosion of "dust and noise" at the site of the train crash

GALICIAN GOVERNMENT SCANDAL

Popular Party’s Feijóo defiant over calls for his resignation

Galicia regional premier plays down past relationship with convicted drug lord

OPERATION POKEMON

Police chief arrested in widening Galician corruption probe

Mayor of Ourense refuses to step down despite being stripped of Socialist Party membership