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Thursday, April 14, 2016

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Four people pulled alive from collapsed building in Tenerife
Photo: 112 Canarias/Twitter
Latest: Four people have been rescued from the rubble of a collapsed block of flats in Los Cristianos. And five others are feared trapped. 
    Ibiza airport rip off sandwich goes viral
    The 'premium' sandwich cost €6.05. Photo: Azilef Speers / Facebook
    Is this the most overpriced and underwhelming sandwich ever? 
      Podemos starts referendum on backing Socialist-led govt
      Photo: AFP
      Will Podemos members back a government made up of the Socialists and Ciudadanos? 
        Spanish siblings reveal secret incestuous romance on TV
        Dani and Ana revealed their love on Cámbiame. Photo: Telecinco
        The brother and sister admitted that they were in an incestuous relationship, loved each other and wanted to get married. 
          Spanish ambassador joins UK and France on visit to Libya
          Photo: AFP
          This is the first visit to Libya by the European envoys since they closed their embassies two years ago. 
            Spaniards design mattress to catch out love cheats
            Worried about "suspicious activity" in your bed? Photo: Butz.2013 / Flickr
            The mattress uses an app to inform owners if "suspicious activity" is taking place on their bed. 
              French Alps plane crash
              Families of crash victims sue suicide pilot's US school
              Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz. Photo: Facebook
              Relatives whose loved ones died last year when a Germanwings pilot deliberately crashed a plane in the French Alps filed a wrongful death suit on Wednesday against the US flight school that trained him. 
              Panic on board Paris flight to Bilbao after 'terror scare'
              Photo: AFP
              Passengers freaked out after learning that there was an unidentified bag on the plane and that an "Arab" man had failed to board. 
                Spanish police arrest 14 for 'glorifying terrorism' online
                Photo: Karen Bleier / AFP
                Spanish police arrested 14 people for allegedly glorifying terror acts by three radical groups in Facebook and Twitter messages. 
                  Bienvenidos a Blighty: Spanish workers flock to UK
                  Josué and Laura are two of the hundreds of thousands of Spaniards working in the UK. Photo: J. Castaño
                  Record numbers of Spaniards have moved to the UK to find work and escape the economic crisis in their own country. 
                    Features
                    Ten bizarre Spanish stories that are not April Fools' jokes
                    Screen grab: La Sexta 
                    These stories from Spain might all sound too strange to be true but actually are... 
                    Semana Santa
                    The essential guide to Easter in Spain
                    An Easter procession in Palma de Mallorca. Photo: AFP
                    As Spain gets set to celebrate its biggest religious festival of the year, The Local gives you the lowdown on how to celebrate Semana Santa like a Spaniard.  
                    Recipe: How to make Spain's delicious Easter dish Torrijas
                    Photo: Vincenzo Caico / Flickr
                    This scrumptious calorific treat is traditionally eaten in Spain over Easter.  
                    The ten commandments for expats living in Spain
                    Sometimes you just need to throw yourself into the local culture. Photo: AFP
                    Irish expat Carol Byrne outlines the ten golden rules you will need to follow to be a happy expat in Spain. 
                    Nine things to consider before moving to Spain
                    Photo: TonyMadridPhotography/Flickr 
                    Marianne Calvin, a relocation expert at Moving2Madrid, talks us through the top things to consider before taking the plunge and moving to Spain.  
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                    Gallery
                    Seville celebrates its April Fair
                    Photo: Cristina Quicler/AFP
                    The biggest event of the year in the southern Spanish city got underway in style this week... 
                    Man arrested in Malaga over Paris supermarket attack
                    Hostages running from the Jewish supermarket. Photo: AFP
                    Police swooped in on a man thought to have supplied weapons used on the January 2015 attack on a Jewish supermarket. 
                    Brussels slams Spain for failing to take in refugees
                    The refugees welcome banner on Madrid's City Hall. Photo: AFP
                    Spain has welcomed just 18 refugees since signing an EU accord in September 2015. 
                    Now 'botched' castle repair wins world architecture prize
                    Screen grab: La Sexta
                    A radical castle restoration that became an international joke has won a prestigious global architecture award, vindicating its architect. 
                    Hate crime against Muslims rises tenfold in Spain
                    Photo posted by far-right group Hogar Social Madrid.
                    Extremist groups are channeling hate towards Muslims in the aftermath of jihadist attacks in Europe. 
                    From our other editions
                    20kg of drugs seized on Vienna underground
                    Helmer Manfred/Wiener Linien
                    Police operation seizes 20 kilograms of drugs and arrests nearly 2,000 people in just a few weeks on one of Vienna’s underground lines. 
                    Revealed: the richest regions in Switzerland
                    Relaxing on Lake Hallwil in the cash-rich canton of Schwyz. Photo: Swiss Tourism
                    New figures show where the wealthiest inhabitants of Switzerland make their home. 
                    Diesel cars could face ban from city centres
                    Cars travel under a display warning of fine particle pollution in Stuttgart. Photo: DPA
                    A new system of emissions certificates could see diesel cars banned from parts of some German cities. 
                    Danes leaving the church in droves
                    Sankt Catharinae church in Ribe. File photo: Scanpix
                    The Danish Atheist Society has used a new campaign to encourage members of the Church of Denmark (Folkekirken) to withdraw – and it's working. 
                    National
                    Spanish town fined for staging bizarre 'slippery swine' race
                    National
                    Fat man who crushed nativity donkey to death goes free
                    International
                    Consulate reveals weirdest requests from Brits abroad
                    Lifestyle
                    Recipe: How to make Spanish albóndigas in tomato sauce
                    National
                    First journalist punished over photos under Spain’s gag law
                    National
                    'Hug a Brit to stop Brexit' Europeans urged
                    National
                    Benidorm's Sticky Vicky, 72, retires from sexy magic show
                    National
                    What's on in Spain: April 2016
                    National
                    Double amputee told to 'crawl' to Ryanair flight in Spain
                    National
                    Barcelona officially declares itself a 'veggie friendly' city 
                    National
                    Spain mulls 'no kill bullfights' in nod to animal rights
                    National
                    Report: Life in Spain is more miserable than Saudi Arabia
                    Features
                    The ten commandments for expats living in Spain
                    Analysis & Opinion
                    'Gibraltar is passionately British - that's why we reject Brexit'
                    Culture
                    Recipe: How to make a classic Spanish tortilla de patatas
                    National
                    Woman judge asks rape victim if she 'tried closing her legs'
                    National
                    This is what happened when Spain restored an ancient castle
                    International
                    Why this Spaniard wants Britain to stay in the EU
                    Features
                    Top Ten: Great books about Spain
                    Lifestyle
                    The insider's guide to the best wine bars in Barcelona
                    National
                    Couple arrested in Spain over graveyard 'voodoo' love ritual
                    National
                    Fart sparks shoot out between rival Spanish gypsy clans