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Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona

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Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona

- Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona. . Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona MADRID — Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona
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Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona

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Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona

- Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona. . Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona MADRID — Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona
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Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona

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Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona

- Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona. . Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona MADRID — Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona
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Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona

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Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona

- Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona. . Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona MADRID — Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona
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Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona

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Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona

- Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona. . Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona MADRID — Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona
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Spain: At least 48 injured in commuter train crash in Barcelona station

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Spain: At least 48 injured in commuter train crash in Barcelona station

- The cause of the crash was not immediately known. A commuter train crashed into a railway buffer in Barcelona's Francia station, injuring 48 people, five of those seriously, emergency services said on Friday. There were no deaths reported. At least 18 of the injured need hospital attention, emergency services said. The driver was among the injured, they said. The train was coming from Sant Vicenc de Calders village in the province of Tarragona on the R2 line of the Rodalies commuter rail service, emergency services said
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England, Spain through after women's Euro thrillers

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England, Spain through after women's Euro thrillers

- DEVENTER: Toni Duggan and Nikita Parris gave England a 2-1 win over Portugal, sending the Lionesses to the women’s Euro quarter-finals alongside Spain who lost 1-0 to Scotland on Thursday. Duggan opened the score in Tilburg on seven minutes following a howler by Portuguese keeper Patricia Morais, who sent her clearance to the England striker and then watched as Duggan chipped the ball over her into the net
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Your Next Lesson: Godello From Spain

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Your Next Lesson: Godello From Spain

- Wine is full of places and grapes that were virtually unknown 10 or 15 years ago. We’ve covered several of these, including assyrtiko from Santorini and the reds of Ribeira Sacra. Now we come to godello, a Spanish grape that by the mid-20th century had almost disappeared. As has happened many times around the wine-producing world, a small group of growers and producers, dedicated to godello, revived the grape in Spain and demonstrated what could be achieved with conscientious farming and careful winemaking
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Missing three-year-old found dead on Spain train tracks

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Missing three-year-old found dead on Spain train tracks

- MADRID (AFP) - A three-year-old girl was found dead on train tracks in southern Spain on Thursday (July 27) after her parents lost sight of her for just a few minutes at dinner the night before, police said. Lucia Vivar Hidalgo had been playing at a restaurant in the town of Pizarra not far from Malaga where her parents were eating on Wednesday evening when she walked off, a spokeswoman for the Guardia Civil police force told AFP
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Missing three-year-old found dead on Spain train tracks

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Missing three-year-old found dead on Spain train tracks

- MADRID: A three-year-old girl was found dead on train tracks in southern Spain on Thursday (Jul 27) after her parents lost sight of her for just a few minutes at dinner the night before, police said. Lucia Vivar Hidalgo had been playing at a restaurant in the town of Pizarra not far from Malaga where her parents were eating on Wednesday evening when she walked off, a spokeswoman for the Guardia Civil police force told AFP
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Lawyer denied access to murder-accused Spanish dentist’s docket

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Lawyer denied access to murder-accused Spanish dentist’s docket

- Cape Town – The lawyer representing a Spanish national accused of killing his twins during a holiday in Cape Town has been denied access to the State’s docket. Attorney William Booth, for Mario-César Deus Yela, said on Wednesday that the Wynberg Magistrate’s Court refused to let him see the complete docket as the investigation had still not been completed. He had asked for access to it in order to adequately prepare witnesses for the trial
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I had to beg Real Madrid to let me go

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I had to beg Real Madrid to let me go

- The current Manchester United manager claims he had to "beg" the Spanish giants to let him leave Santiago Bernabeu in 2013. Jose Mourinho claims he had to "beg Real Madrid to let me go", but does not expect to suffer a similar ending to his time at Manchester United. Mourinho's turbulent three-year spell at Santiago Bernabeu came to an end in May 2013 by mutual agreement with the Spanish giants despite the fact he still had three years remaining on his contract
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Spain knifeman remanded in custody after border incident

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Spain knifeman remanded in custody after border incident

- MADRID (AFP) - A man who threatened border agents in the Spanish territory of Melilla with a knife while shouting "Allahu Akbar" was remanded in custody without bail, a court said Wednesday (July 26). Security camera footage of Tuesday's incident - which authorities say was not a terror attack - showed the man in a blue top walking slowly through a border post between Melilla and Morocco holding a knife, police closing in on him
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Spanish federation picks Larrea to replace suspended Villar

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Spanish federation picks Larrea to replace suspended Villar

- REUTERS: The Spanish football federation (RFEF) named Juan Luis Larrea as its interim president on Wednesday, after Angel Maria Villar was suspended for a year following his arrest as part of a corruption investigation. Villar was denied bail and Spain's state sports body took the decision to suspend him late on Tuesday, with treasurer Larrea, 71, taking his position. "We are going through delicate moments, but that will not stop Spanish football moving forward," Larrea said during a general assembly of the RFEF
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Spanish federation picks Larrea to replace suspended Villar

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Spanish federation picks Larrea to replace suspended Villar

- (Reuters) - The Spanish football federation (RFEF) named Juan Luis Larrea as its interim president on Wednesday, after Angel Maria Villar was suspended for a year following his arrest as part of a corruption investigation. Villar was denied bail and Spain's state sports body took the decision to suspend him late on Tuesday, with treasurer Larrea, 71, taking his position. "We are going through delicate moments, but that will not stop Spanish football moving forward," Larrea said during a general assembly of the RFEF
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Spanish PM Rajoy heads to court as witness in corruption trial

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Spanish PM Rajoy heads to court as witness in corruption trial

- MADRID: Mariano Rajoy will on Wednesday become Spain’s first sitting prime minister to be called to court as he appears as a witness in a long-running graft trial that has rocked his conservative party and hurt him at the ballot box. Rajoy returned to power for a second term last October with a severely diminished mandate, after a series of corruption scandals tainted several members of his People’s Party (PP) and turned off voters
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  • Your Next Lesson: Godello From Spain
    Your Next Lesson: Godello From Spain

    , nytimes.com

    Wine is full of places and grapes that were virtually unknown 10 or 15 years ago. We’ve covered several of these, including assyrtiko from Santorini and the reds of Ribeira Sacra. Now we come to godello, a Spanish grape that by the mid-20th century had almost disappeared. As has happened many times around the wine-producing world, a small group of growers and producers, dedicated to godello, revived the grape in Spain and demonstrated what could be achieved with conscientious farming and careful winemaking
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Politics & Government

  • Modi to be on four-nation tour from May 29 to June 3
    Modi to be on four-nation tour from May 29 to June 3

    , thehindu.com

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Germany, Spain, Russia and France between May 29 and June 3. The External Affairs Ministry has announced that he will hold bilateral talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Spanish Prime MinisterMariano Rajoy and French President Emmanuel Macron. Ms. Merkel will host Mr. Modi at her official Meseberg Country Retreat. On May 30, both the leaders will hold the fourth India-Germany Intergovernment Consultations (IGC)
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Sports

  • La Liga giants in a different league, Mourinho feels
    La Liga giants in a different league, Mourinho feels

    , gulfnews.com

    Washington: Pre-season matches against star-studded Real Madrid and Barcelona were good preparation for the rigours of the Premier League even as they demonstrated the Spanish giants’ superior level, Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho said Wednesday. With a goal from Brazilian striker Neymar, Barcelona defeated Manchester United 1-0 on Wednesday, handing the Red Devils the first defeat of their US Tour. It came on the heels of a penalty shoot-out victory over Real Madrid after the teams drew 1-1 in their International Champions Cup friendly match
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Business

  • Spanish swing - Jamaica's second-largest investor sets sights on even more investments
    Spanish swing - Jamaica's second-largest investor sets sights on even more investments

    , jamaica-gleaner.com

    Fernando Garcia Casas, the Spanish secretary of state for international cooperation for Latin America and the Caribbean, has underscored what he described as a binding link between Spain and Jamaica since the first Spaniards landed on the island in 1494. Garcia Casas, who was on an island hop in the region, pointed out that the countries have, especially in recent years, grown closer, due mainly to the business of hotel construction
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Technology

  • British Hospitals, Spanish Firms Among Targets Of Global 'Ransomware' Attack
    British Hospitals, Spanish Firms Among Targets Of Global 'Ransomware' Attack

    , ndtv.com

    London/Madrid: Highlights British surgeons were forced to turn away patients after cyberattack Telecommunications giant Telefonica was among many targets in Spain Experts identified the malware type as 'Wanna Cry' aka 'Wanna Decryptor' A huge cyber-attack leveraging hacking tools widely believed to have been developed by the US National Security Agency brought disruption to Britain's health system on Friday and infected dozens of other countries around the world, security researchers said
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Health

  • British hospitals, Spanish firms hit by separate large-scale cyber attacks
    British hospitals, Spanish firms hit by separate large-scale cyber attacks

    , straitstimes.com

    LONDON (REUTERS) - A number of hospitals in Britain and firms in Spain have been hit by separate large-scale cyber attacks. Guardian newspaper said National Health Service (NHS) England has confirmed that hospitals across Britain appear to have been simultaneously hit by a ransomware attack, forcing some to cancel routine appointments. Hospitals were also being forced to divert emergency cases due to the cyber attack
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Family & Parenting

  • Brit mum, 48, fighting for her life in Spain after suddenly collapsing with brain aneurysm
    Brit mum, 48, fighting for her life in Spain after suddenly collapsing with brain aneurysm

    , thesun.co.uk

    A BRIT mum is fighting for her life in Spain after suddenly collapsing during a hen do with a brain aneurysm. Mandy Farrell, 48, fell ill on April 29, grabbing her head and telling a pal “Oh my god – I think I’m dying”, and remains in intensive care with her family at her side. Doctors told husband Paul, 47, and their two children Kieran, 26, and Olivia, 19, that she suffered an aneurysm and is in a coma, the Manchester Evening News reports
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Society & Culture

  • Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona
    Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona

    , kcci.com

    Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona. . Spain: 50 injured in train station accident in Barcelona Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona MADRID — Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona
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Entertainment & Arts

  • Prince Harry Will Escort King and Queen of Spain in First Official Role During State Visit
    Prince Harry Will Escort King and Queen of Spain in First Official Role During State Visit

    , people.com

    Prince Harry is to take part in his first official role during a state visit. He has been asked by Queen Elizabeth to accompany King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain to Westminster Abbey when they visit the U.K. later this month. There, they will lay a wreath at the Grave of the Unknown Warrior on the second full day of the visit, July 13
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Travel & Recreation

  • Reign of Spain - how we've dropped adventure for more familiar holiday
    Reign of Spain - how we've dropped adventure for more familiar holiday

    , independent.ie

    The reign of Spain and prominence of Portugal is being augmented by big increases in numbers travelling from Ireland in the first five months of the year, more than 15pc in both cases. Even if people want to go somewhere new and undiscovered, they cannot. Airlines, websites and holidays companies have already decided their holidays for them, determining where they can access affordably by allocating the aircraft slots: 259 out of Dublin to Spain each week, 155 to France, 145 to Germany, 103 to Italy, and, significantly, 68 to Portugal, which, unlike the others, does not have big inbound traffic
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Law & Crime

  • Lawyer denied access to murder-accused Spanish dentist’s docket
    Lawyer denied access to murder-accused Spanish dentist’s docket

    , news24.com

    Cape Town – The lawyer representing a Spanish national accused of killing his twins during a holiday in Cape Town has been denied access to the State’s docket. Attorney William Booth, for Mario-César Deus Yela, said on Wednesday that the Wynberg Magistrate’s Court refused to let him see the complete docket as the investigation had still not been completed. He had asked for access to it in order to adequately prepare witnesses for the trial
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Life & Style

  • Dani Alves Marries Spanish Model Sanz in Secret Wedding
    Dani Alves Marries Spanish Model Sanz in Secret Wedding

    , thenationonlineng.net

    Dani Alves has married his partner Joana Sanz in a secret wedding ceremony in Ibiza, as he edges closer to a move to Manchester City. Alves wedded Sanz in a romantic ceremony on the Spanish island, with the former Barcelona right back choosing to wear a white suit to match his beautiful bride. City are confident of signing Alves, who is a free agent after leaving Juventus at the end of the season, despite late interest from Paris Saint-Germain
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Motoring

  • Formula 1: Has McLaren finally decided to split from Honda?
    Formula 1: Has McLaren finally decided to split from Honda?

    , dnaindia.com

    If reports are to be believed, McLaren and Honda are now on the verge of a split. As per Sport24, Germany's Auto Bild has made this sensational claim about the Anglo-Japanese team as their nightmare continued in Spain with a first-lap practice failure for Fernando Alonso. The Spaniard suffered an engine failure on his first lap in practice at the Spanish Grand Prix, the latest in a series of problems for Honda in 2017
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