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Spanish, man, dies, after, swept, away, floods

Spanish man dies after being swept away by floods

07 July, 2019 4:45 pm 4:45 pm

TAFALLA, Spain (Reuters) – One man’s body has been found after a river burst its banks during sudden, torrential rain in the northern Spanish region of Navarra on Monday night, the local government said. Footage showed the raging Cidacos river, which surged from 11 centimeters (4.3 inches) to over four meters in a few hours, … Read More

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Spanish warship ordered ships to leave British waters near Gibraltar

02 February, 2019 6:35 pm 6:35 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – A Spanish warship tried to order commercial shipping to leave anchorages in British waters near Gibraltar but was challenged by the British navy and sailed away, Gibraltar said, the latest example of tension over the strategic port as Brexit approaches. The Spanish warship tried to order ships to leave their anchorages on … Read More

Santander shifts assets to Spanish parent to ring-fence UK unit

09 September, 2018 9:32 am 9:32 am

MADRID (Reuters) – Banco Santander UK  has transferred 22.9 billion pounds of assets and 20.7 billion pounds of liabilities to its Madrid-based parent group, the bank said, in a move to comply with new ring-fencing rules that come into force in 2019. Banks operating in Britain must separate deposit-taking operations from riskier, investment banking before … Read More

Barca lift Spanish Super Cup after late penalty save

08 August, 2018 9:15 am 9:15 am

TANGIER, Morroco (Reuters) – Barcelona lifted the Spanish Super Cup for a record extending 13th time by coming from behind to beat Sevilla 2-1 on Sunday thanks to a stunning strike from France winger Ousmane Dembele and a penalty save in stoppage time from Marc-Andre ter Stegen. King’s Cup runners-up Sevilla took a surprise lead … Read More