As per recent reports, two suspected members of al-Qaida's North African branch have been arrested by the Spain's police. It has emerged that the persons' profiles are very close to that of Boston attackers.
The Interior Ministry has said that the accused were the suspected members of the Islamic Maghreb. One of the men is Algerian and was arrested from the northeastern city of Zaragoza. Other one is a Moroccan and was arrested from the southeastern city of Murcia.
Thomas Ross, 73, was on Spain Golf Holiday, when in Almonte, southern Spain, at the Dunas de Donana course, he was trying to retrieve a golf ball. It is being believed that he could have unfortunately drowned in a lake while doing the same.
The report said that on Sunday morning, Ross likely slipped into the water when he was playing the fifth hole. He did not know how to swim. Though, he was tried to be pulled out by emergency services, they failed to save him and he could be pulled alive.
For the first time ever in many decades last year, the population of Spain was noted to have shrunken. It has been revealed that a major economic crisis made many immigrants to leave the country.
According to the National Statistic Institute (NSI), the count of people had come down to 47.1m i. e. by some 206,000. And the huge fall noted was all made for by foreigners. It is being said that the biggest fall was shown by immigrants from Colombia and Ecuador.
The cost of holiday essential was checked recently by the Post Office Holiday Costs Barometer in varied resorts of Europe. It has been revealed that Albufeira, in Portugal, was the lowest in terms of prices.
As per the findings, the resort following Albufeira was Torremolinos in the Costa del Sol. However, the price of ten ordinary items on an average in the coastal resort was £46.34, with the items including sun cream, bottled water and cigarettes. The average price at Torremolinos was £46.50 for the goods.
It is being said by Alta Films, a flagship distributor, exhibitor and producer of Spain that it might be helpless enough to announce its closure at some point of time.
It has been found that the distributor of varied films, including Gonzalez Macho and The Artist, is a veteran Spanish buyer for three decades. The distributor also is the Spanish Film Academy's current president.
A nun in a small convent nestled in the mountains near Barcelona; Sister Teresa Forcades has bolstered a movement that opposes proposals of capitalism.
A Harvard-graduate, Forcades said that she disagrees with the austerity measures taken by Spain's conservative government. The government has decided to introduce cuts to health and education spending. According to her, cuts are against the majority and fulfill the aspirations of minority.
The Pura Raza Espanola of Spain has always been famous but after the economic slump it has become meat for the people.
The southern Spanish region of Andalusia that is famous for flamenco and Moorish castles was always known for these legendary breed of horses. These wonderful animals have been part of the Hollywood epics and even trophy acquisitions as well.
They have been featured in "Gladiator" and "Braveheart". In that period, there demand was very high. Their numbers increased in hundreds of thousands. Almost 50% of them were purebreds like Pura Raza Espanola.
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