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Another child kidnapper strikes – this time in Huelva

AN ATTEMPTED child kidnap in Huelva mirroring recent incidences in Madrid has put police and parents on the alert.The six-year-old girl was with a group of other children playing in a park in the Isla Chica neighbourhood of the southern city when a strange ... [Published Think Spain - 3 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Tailbacks on main roads expected all weekend as holidaymakers return home

TRAFFIC is likely to be extremely heavy on Spain's main roads this weekend as millions return home after their August holidays.Residents in large, land-locked cities, especially Madrid, will be leaving their coastal resorts ready to start work again on ... [Published Think Spain - 10 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Shark sighting forces beach closurePremià de Mar -

TWO beaches in the province of Barcelona were closed off yesterday (Tuesday) after a shark was spotted close to the shores.Red flags were hoisted in Masnou and Premià de Mar after the sea creature – which can reach up to 2.5 metres (9'9”) in length was ... [Published Think Spain - 12 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Mercury falls across Spain and rain forecast for weekend

SWELTERING temperatures on the Mediterranean and south coasts are set to plummet starting from today (Saturday) and light to moderate rainfall is expected in the north and west.Thunder and lightning could hit parts of the Pyrénées and in mountainous areas ... [Published Think Spain - 12 hours ago]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Woman sets fire to supermarkets to get away without paying for groceries

A WOMAN who has been deliberately setting fire to supermarkets to avoid paying for her groceries has been arrested.The accused, C.B.S., 51, is said to have an existing criminal record.She was caught by National Police in Huelva, south-western Spain after ... [Published Think Spain - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Air Force craft carrying foreign affairs minister breaks down

A PLANE carrrying Spain's foreign affairs minister to Bali has suffered a breakdown – the sixth time this has happened on an Air Force craft transporting heads of State.The Airbus 310 had made a refuelling stop in Abu Dhabi when the fault was discovered ... [Published Think Spain - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Bra chain around town hall in protest over mayor's 'sexist' rape commentsPolitics & People

A CHAIN of bras has been woven around a town hall yesterday (Wednesday) in protest over the mayor of Valladolid's controversial rape comments and calling for him to resign.Francisco Javier León de la Riva, when interviewed on a regional radio station ... [Published Think Spain - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

San Roque blaze forces motorway closure and evacuation of 200 people

AN INFERNO near the Costa de la Luz has forced over 200 residents on an urbanisation to flee their homes and led to a holiday park being evacuated.The A-7 motorway has also been closed off to traffic.Firefighters were called out to deal with the blaze ... [Published Think Spain - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Man killed in Costa del Sol shopping centre shoot-out

A MAN has been shot dead in a shopping centre on the , emergency services reveal.The victim's identity, age and nationality have not been revealed.Little is known as yet about the circumstances and no suspects have been arrested, nor is it thought the ... [Published Think Spain - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Madrid Arena Hallowe'en tragedy trial looms with 16 people facing jail

THE judge handling the case of the Hallowe'en party tragedy which claimed the lives of five young women has finished his investigations – and up to 16 people could face prison sentences.Negligent homicide and grievous bodily harm are among the charges ... [Published Think Spain - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Metro tunnel fire halts rail traffic

A FIRE in a Madrid metro tunnel caused panic to break out late at night and led to rail traffic being disrupted for two-and-a-half hours.Transport firm ADIF reported last night (Wednesday) that an electrical short circuit between Atocha and Recoletas ... [Published Think Spain - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Zara withdraws T-shirt from sale after Israel compares it to Nazi concentration camp uniform

HIGH-STREET clothing chain Zara has withdrawn a top for babies and toddlers after heavy criticism from Israel claiming it matches the prison uniform worn by Jews after they were captured by Nazis in World War II.The top's design was, in fact, based upon ... [Published Think Spain - Aug 28 2014]

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...should apply to both genders as he was often 'wary' of getting in lifts occupied by lone women 'in case she was looking for trouble' and decided to "rip off her bra and skirt and run out screaming that she had been assaulted"
A photo-fit portrait of the paedophile - believed to be the same one striking repeatedly - showed him as being around 1.75m (5'9 ") tall, blond, corpulent but with a thin face, and in his late 30s."
"If anyone else had dumped their car on the street like this, it would have been towed away and impounded years ago" complain councillors from one of the opposition parties, BLOC-Compromís
Javier Urra stated: "Serial rapists, repeatedly reoffending paedophiles, psychopaths who have no sense of guilt and do not regret what they do and do not suffer along with their victims for the damage they have caused them, whom you know will continue to offend and who say they have paid for their crime with their prison sentence and see no reason not to commit similar ones in the future, should perhaps consider removing themselves from the world and that maybe suicide is the answer."

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Another child kidnapper strikes – this time in ... [Published Think Spain - 3 hours ago]
Tailbacks on main roads expected all weekend as... [Published Think Spain - 10 hours ago]
Mercury falls across Spain and rain forecast fo... [Published Think Spain - 12 hours ago]
Shark sighting forces beach closurePremià de Mar - [Published Think Spain - 12 hours ago]
Woman sets fire to supermarkets to get away wit... [Published Think Spain - Aug 29 2014]
Air Force craft carrying foreign affairs minist... [Published Think Spain - Aug 29 2014]
Bra chain around town hall in protest over mayo... [Published Think Spain - Aug 29 2014]
San Roque blaze forces motorway closure and eva... [Published Think Spain - Aug 29 2014]
Man killed in Costa del Sol shopping centre sho... [Published Think Spain - Aug 29 2014]
Madrid Arena Hallowe'en tragedy trial looms wit... [Published Think Spain - Aug 28 2014]
Metro tunnel fire halts rail traffic [Published Think Spain - Aug 28 2014]
First diagnosis in Spain of pneumonia caused by... [Published Think Spain - Aug 28 2014]
Zara withdraws T-shirt from sale after Israel c... [Published Think Spain - Aug 28 2014]
Britain's most-wanted rapist caught in Barcelona [Published Think Spain - Aug 27 2014]
"Do you know who I am?" Moroccan King's fury at... [Published Think Spain - Aug 27 2014]
Compensation after accident victim's severed fi... [Published Think Spain - Aug 26 2014]
British government 'gambling with Gib jobs' [Published Think Spain - Aug 26 2014]
Madrid paedophile strikes a fifth time [Published Think Spain - Aug 26 2014]
Mallorca tour company CEO found shot in head [Published Think Spain - Aug 26 2014]
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Security warnings as 30 Spanish Islamic State s... [Published Think Spain - Aug 25 2014]
Rajoy and Merkel heckled in Santiago de Compost... [Published Think Spain - Aug 25 2014]
Known paedophile strikes three times in Madrid ... [Published Think Spain - Aug 24 2014]
Mountain rescue officers killed in helicopter c... [Published Think Spain - Aug 24 2014]
Toy-boat crammed with north African children an... [Published Think Spain - Aug 24 2014]
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