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Working class neighbourhoods hit hard by Madrid lockdown
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Partial lockdowns return to Madrid
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New restrictions issued in Madrid as COVID-19 cases in Spain increase by 14,000
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No fond farewell but Zidane praises 'spectacular' Bale impact
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Why is Spain transforming its Franco monument?
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Gareth Bale says it is 'surreal' to be a Wales elder ahead of Finland clash
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Coronavirus: Madrid's tourism trade struggling as visitors stay away amid pandemic
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Opera canceled after audience protests lack of social distanceThe incident comes as a debate is raging in Spain over inequality after the Madrid regional government placed under partial lockdown some poor neighborhoods.
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Lockdown dances for women at Madrid intellectual disabilities centreAdjusting to life under lockdown has been tough for the 52 residents of Madrid's Alas centre for women with intellectual disabilities, who often struggle to grasp abstract concepts and develop social..
Cocaine hotline: police bust elaborate Madrid drug ringSpanish police have dismantled an elaborate cocaine distribution ring in Madrid which had more than 2,000 customers, delivery time guarantees and a loyalty reward system, and adapted tactics to keep..
Parts of Madrid and Barcelona airports to reopen July 1: operator AenaSpanish airport operator Aena said on Monday it would reopen Terminal 1 of Madrid's Barajas airport on July 1 after three months of closure, while some terminals at Barcelona's El Prat will reopen..
A sight for sore eyes: Madrid reopens its museumsMadrid residents wearing face masks queued two meters apart to be among the first visitors back in the city's famed galleries on Saturday, as the Prado, Reina Sofia and Thyssen-Bornemisza museums..
Last dance for legendary Madrid flamenco joint, stung by coronavirusA Madrid flamenco bar that has played host to some of Spain's top performers, including an early-career set from Grammy-award winner Rosalia, is shutting down as audiences dwindle in the wake of the..
Little fear, lots of love as Madrid medics do home rounds amid pandemicWith air kisses and palms clasped, elderly patients in Madrid greet medics who come to check them at home during the coronavirus pandemic despite the risks involved.
Madrid residents eager ahead of this week's reopeningResidents of Madrid and Barcelona are eagerly anticipating the opening of parks, museums, churches and outdoor seating at bars this week, as Spain prepares to ease some of the strictest lockdown..
Far-right protests erupt in Spain against coronavirus lockdownsThousands of cars and motor-bikes honking horns and waving Spanish flags drove in procession through Madrid on Saturday as part of a nationwide protest called by the far-right Vox party against the..
Spain allows outdoor dining again in Madrid and BarcelonaCoronavirus lockdowns will be eased in Spain's capital Madrid and second city Barcelona from Monday to allow outdoor dining and gatherings of up to 10 people as infections have slowed sufficiently..
Spain partly lifts lockdown in Madrid, allows terraces reopeningSpanish authorities will lift part of the lockdown restrictions in Madrid on Monday after the pace of the coronavirus contagion in the region slowed down, the Madrid regional health department said on..
Spain's king and economy minister at event over lockdown limitSpain's King Felipe gave a speech at a conference in Madrid on Monday attended by the economy minister and others in an audience over the size authorised for public events under the capital's strict..
Coronavirus epidemic could deal mortal blow to Spain's struggling bullfighting worldUsually at this time of year Madrid's Las Ventas bullring is packed as matadors take on lethal half-tonne bulls in daily fights during the annual San Isidro festival.
Some Spaniards to see lockdown eased as daily deaths fall againSpain registered its lowest daily number of coronavirus deaths on Sunday since mid-March and half of its population prepared for an easing of one of Europe’s strictest lockdowns, though not yet the..
Madrid and Barcelona will not move to next stage of Spain’s lockdown exitMadrid and Barcelona will not progress to the next phase of Spain's exit from one of Europe’s strictest lockdowns that will allow bars, restaurants and places of worship to reopen in some areas from..
Beaches open in Barcelona as Spain decides on next steps of lockdown exitThe Spanish government will decide on Friday in which regions bars, restaurants and places of worship will open under the next phase of a gradual exit from the coronavirus lockdown, although it looked..
Spain steps gingerly towards normality, but Madrid and Barcelona may lagSpain was weighing up further steps on Thursday to bring life back to normal as the coronavirus epidemic ebbed, but the capital Madrid and the city of Barcelona could remain under tight restrictions..
Spanish nurse returns to frontline after bout with coronavirusJust a few months ago, coronavirus floated around unnoticed in the hospital near Madrid where Cristina Cadenas worked as nurse in the orthopaedics department.
Michelin chef to deliver paella, veggie dishes to beat Spain lockdown slumpChef Rodrigo de la Calle's Michelin-starred El Invernadero is one of the top restaurants in Calle Ponzano, a stretch of more than 70 bars, eateries and tapas joints near Madrid's business district that..
Masks handed out to commuters as Spain takes steps towards reopeningRed Cross workers handed out protective masks at Madrid's metro stations on Monday as Spain began a four-phase plan to reopen the country by the end of June, while the 24-hour death tally from..
Spaniards to stroll out of lockdown as temporary hospital, symbol of pandemic battle, closesSpain closed a giant temporary hospital in Madrid that had become a symbol of its fight against the coronavirus pandemic on Friday and people prepared to emerge from their homes for walks in the street..
Sweat, stress and hope: a 24-hour shift with Spain's first respondersDoctor Cristina Fernandez stands in a residential Madrid stairway, both feet in a red plastic bag while a coworker gingerly peels off her personal protective equipment (PPE), taking care to only touch..
Spanish hotel owner turns resort over to refugees during coronavirus crisisIn a complex of holiday bungalows to the east of Madrid, Venezuelan refugees and homeless people have replaced the tourists, business meetings and wedding parties that usually fill the premises.
Feeding Spain's 'hero' medics for free, caterers and couriers team upHugo Rodriguez runs a Madrid pizza business. But he's shut most of his outlets, and geared up the only one still open to feed doctors and nurses who are working round the clock to keep Spain's..
Madrid local government pledges action as nursing home deaths rise amid coronavirus outbreakMadrid's regional government said on Thursday it would put in place emergency measures to help nursing homes struggling with the coronavirus outbreak as deaths among their vulnerable population..
Mounting coronavirus cases test Spain's health system, ice-rink morgue opensSpain reported its sharpest daily increase in coronavirus cases on Tuesday with infections rising among health workers, while funeral vans began arriving at Madrid's ice rink, hastily transformed into..
First hearse arrives at Spain's makeshift ice-rink morgue as coronavirus toll mountsThe first hearse arrived on Tuesday at Madrid's ice rink, hastily transformed into a makeshift mortuary as Spanish authorities scrambled to deal with a rising death toll from the coronavirus.
Madrid to use ice rink as morgue for coronavirus victimsA Madrid ice rink is to be used as a makeshift morgue for coronavirus victims, as the number of cases in the capital rose to 10,575 and 1,263 deaths, city authorities said on Monday.
Spain to treat thousands of coronavirus patients in conference hall as toll tops 1,000Spanish authorities said on Friday they would turn a Madrid conference center into a giant makeshift military hospital for thousands of coronavirus patients, as Europe's second-worst outbreak claimed..
Madrid prosecutors probe case of 17 coronavirus deaths in single nursing homeMadrid prosecutors have opened an investigation into a complaint by a patients' rights association over a string of coronavirus-related deaths at a nursing home, a spokesman for the prosecutors' office..
Spanish streets deserted as government plans to extend state of emergencyMadrid's streets were eerily quiet on Monday as Spaniards spent their first working day under a state of emergency which a minister said will need to be extended beyond the two weeks initially..
Guatemala reports first coronavirus death, an elderly man back from SpainGuatemala has registered its first fatality from coronavirus infection, an elderly man who had recently visited Madrid, Health Minister Hugo Monroy said on Sunday, in one of the first deaths from the..
As Spain clamps down on coronavirus, archbishop celebrates YouTube massThe tones of Madrid's archbishop rang through an echoey and empty Almudena cathedral on Sunday evening, as he gave his first digital-only Sunday service due to coronavirus.
'Stay home,' Madrid authorities tell residents as coronavirus cases jumpAuthorities in Madrid urged people to stay home, the southern city of Seville announced the cancellation of hugely popular Holy Week celebrations and shops in several regions shut down on Saturday as..
Madrid region orders shutdown of bars, shops except supermarkets, chemists: reportsAll restaurants, bars and shops in Madrid will need to close over the coronavirus epidemic, with only supermarkets and pharmacies allowed to remain open, Spanish media said on Friday.
China sends medical aid to Spain and ItalyA consignment of medical supplies sent by China to help Italy and Spain contain the coronavirus has arrived in Europe, the Chinese embassy in Madrid said on Thursday.
'It caused a mass panic': travelers in Europe rush to get back to U.S. after Trump orderBleary-eyed and stressed, U.S. and European travelers at Madrid's Barajas airport scrambled to board the last flights back to the United States before a 30-day suspension intended to curb the spread of..
Spain shuts Prado, other Madrid museums due to coronavirusAll of Madrid's state-run museums, including the Prado, the Reina Sofia and the Thyssen-Bornemisza, will be closed to the public due to the coronavirus epidemic that has hit the Spanish capital,..
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Spain bans events with more than 1,000 people in coronavirus risk zonesSpain's government has banned all public events with an attendance of more than 1,000 people in Madrid, two areas in the Basque Country and La Rioja in an effort to contain the spread of the..
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Santander moves 60 staff to different location in Madrid due to coronavirusSpain's Santander has moved around 60 employees from its trading floor at its group headquarters on the outskirts of Madrid to a different location in the capital as part of its contingency plans..
Madrid region suspends classes in all schools, universitiesSpain's Health Minister Salvador Illa confirmed on Monday that the region of Madrid would suspend all school and university activity for two weeks from Wednesday as the authorities raised the level of..
Schools shut in Madrid region and Basque capital over coronavirusKindergartens, schools and universities in the Madrid region will close for two weeks from Wednesday as a precaution against coronavirus, officials said on Monday, as the disease spread further around..
Madrid region to close all schools over coronavirus concerns: reportAll schools in the region of Madrid are to be shut over coronavirus concerns, Spain's Cadena Ser radio reported on Monday.
Spanish coronavirus victim lived at infected Madrid nursing homeA 99-year old woman who became Spain's third coronavirus death was a resident at a Madrid nursing home where at least nine people have been diagnosed with the infection, local health authorities said..
Eleven coronavirus cases reported at Madrid nursing homeTen residents of a Madrid nursing home and a health worker have tested positive for coronavirus, the region's social affairs authority said on Thursday.