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Russia Knocks Out Spain in Shootout

Wall Street Journal - 15 Nov 2018
After first surviving the group stage, it scored the biggest upset of the tournament on Sunday by ousting 2010 champion Spain in a penalty shootout. Russia is heading to the quarterfinals. “I believe it's only the beginning,” said Russia's dour manager ...

Spain doubted again after consecutive Nations League losses

The News Tribune - 16 Nov 2018
The hype surrounding Luis Enrique and his Spain team didn't last very long. Disappointing performances in the UEFA Nations League have left "La Roja" under scrutiny after what had been a promising start under the new coach. Luis Enrique was hired to ...

Latsha leads Springbok Women against Spain

Sport24 - 16 Nov 2018
Cape Town - Babalwa Latsha will lead the Springbok Women's team against Spain on Saturday in the absence of regular captain Nolusindiso Booi as injuries forced coach Stanley Raubenheimer to make a number of changes to his side. Booi suffered a knee ...

Injured Sergio Ramos to leave Spain squad - 16 Nov 2018
Sergio Ramos will not travel to Las Palmas for Spain's friendly against Bosnia-Herzegovina after sustaining an adductor injury. The Real Madrid centre-back was in discomfort during Thursday's 3-2 Nations League defeat again Croatia in Zagreb, a match ...

House Hunting in … Spain

New York Times - 14 Nov 2018
This five-bedroom, six-bathroom villa is in Paterna, a small city in the province of Valencia, about eight miles from the Mediterranean Sea, in southeast Spain. Designed in 1940 by the father of the current owner, the 12,900-square-foot house sits on a ...

Pressure mounts on Spain's De Gea as Kepa waits in the wings

The Star Online - 16 Nov 2018
MADRID (Reuters) - Pressure is mounting on Spain goalkeeper David de Gea with fans and media calling for him to be dropped following a surprise 3-2 loss to Croatia in Thursday night's Nations League meeting. De Gea has been Spain's number one since ...

Spain Digs Up Its Past

Foreign Affairs - 14 Nov 2018
There, the dictator lies below a towering 450-foot stone cross, in a subterranean basilica hewn almost 900 feet into a mountainside. The monument is an unsettlingly bombastic reminder of Spain's troubled past and a pilgrimage site for Franco's admirers ...

China, Spain, Latin America: A New Growth Axis in Global Trade

Worldcrunch - 16 Nov 2018
SANTIAGO — The current uncertainty in international relations creates inherent new opportunities for global trade. None is more ripe than the three-way axis that includes China, Spain and Latin America/Caribbean. The interactions among these poles ...

Spain targets drug-smuggling hub with anti-crime measures - 16 Nov 2018
MADRID (AP) — The Spanish government is seeking to improve security in a notorious drug-running hotspot on its southern coast, around Gibraltar. Interior Minister Fernando Grande-Marlaska said Friday that the government will spend an extra 28.5 ...

Spain plans to ban alternative medicine in health centres

The Guardian - 14 Nov 2018
One such case, as reported by Spain's Association to Protect Patients against Pseudo-scientific Therapies, involved 21-year-old Mario Rodriguez, who died after stopping his hospital treatment for leukemia in favour of a supposed naturopath who said he ...

From Spain: Barcelona man says he will join Roma english news - 15 Nov 2018
It is no secret that Roma have made Rafinha one of their targets for the upcoming two transfer windows, with sporting director Monchi adding him to his wish list. According to reports from Spain, the midfielder himself seems to have done the same. As ...

Wanyama's young sibling on brink of move to Spain

Nairobi News - 16 Nov 2018
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Victor Wanyama's young sister is closing in on a professional move to Spain. Nairobi News can exclusively report that Mercy Wanyama is in negotiations to join Spain's basketball first division side Ensino Lugo. Mercy ...

Croatia 3-2 Spain recap

SkySports - 15 Nov 2018
GROUP A4 PERMUTATIONS. If England beat Croatia, they will win the group and progress to the Nations League finals, with Spain dropping into second place while Croatia go down. If England draw 0-0 with Croatia, they will finish second in the group, with ...

Lowestoft rape suspect extradited from Spain

BBC News - 14 Nov 2018
A rape suspect has been charged after being extradited to the UK from Spain. Ajay Rana, 34, is accused of assaulting a woman in her 30s who accepted a lift from a stranger in Lowestoft last December. Mr Rana, of May Road, who was arrested in Bilbao on ...

Galway Tribal Diaspora Project - Danny Darcy, Tenerife, Spain

IrishCentral - 16 Nov 2018
He was offered an opportunity to become a full-time singer in an Irish bar on the holiday island of Majorca, Spain, in 1995 and could not turn it down. Danny currently lives in Tenerife in the Canary Islands, where a steady stream of Irish visitors in ...

Spain prepares for NO DEAL Brexit 'We want ORDER' - 15 Nov 2018
The peninsula, a British territory since 1713 and known to its 30,000 residents as "the Rock", is a major point of contention in Anglo-Spanish relations. Spain has long claimed sovereignty over the territory. Spain welcomes the inclusion of a protocol ...

Spain sets out plan for 100% renewable electricity by 2050

The Independent - 13 Nov 2018
Spain has set out plans to switch entirely to renewable electricity by 2050, with goals that go further than current European Union plans. Under the new strategy, greenhouse gas emissions from Spain would be cut by 90 per cent compared to 1990 levels ...

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