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La Liga: Falcao firepower lets Atlético dream

Radamel Falcao celebrates.

The Colombian striker has been on scintillating form this season and his goal against Osasuna at the weekend was his 10th in nine games.

October 30th, 2012 | Posted in Sports, Spain News | Read More »

A necessary crisis for Spain’s Socialists

Alfredo Pérez Rubalcaba.

The main opposition party hasn’t been able to gain political capital from the government’s austerity program and the Catalan crisis has merely amplified its problems.

October 29th, 2012 | Posted in Politics, Featured, Spain News | Read More »

Pound hits three week high as UK expands 1.0% in Q3

The UK pound reversed a four-month decline against the euro this week, taking sterling back to a level we last saw in early October.

October 26th, 2012 | Posted in Expats | Read More »

Juan Luis Cebrián: last man standing?

El País.

The founder of Spain’s leading daily and the head of the country’s biggest media group stands down next year. His parting act will be to sack a third of the staff of ‘El País’.

October 26th, 2012 | Posted in Business, Featured, Spain News | Read More »

The wisdom of doubt: Álvaro Siza

The interior of the Serpentine Gallery in london, designed by Álvaro Siza.

Despite not receiving quite the recognition that the world’s “starchitects” enjoy, the Portuguese designer takes this year’s Golden Lion award at the Venice Biennale due to his varied and often contradictory oeuvre.

October 24th, 2012 | Posted in Culture, Featured, IberoArts, Spain News | Read More »

La Liga: Early-season form leaves Málaga relishing Milan visit

Málaga beat Valladolid 2-1.

Manuel Pellegrini’s side have overcome the trauma of the summer to prove their quality in both Spain’s Liga and the Champions League. Meanwhile, Lionel Messi keeps Barça top of the table.

October 23rd, 2012 | Posted in Sports, Spain News | Read More »

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