New setbacks in search for Spanish toddler

2019-01-23 08:16

The search for a toddler who fell down a Spanish well nine days ago has hit a fresh setback, complicating a difficult rescue operation which has had the country on tenterhooks.

WATCH: Here's why SA will only see the new Toyota RAV4 Hybrid in a year or two

2019-01-22 11:02

Toyota unleashed its new RAV4 Hybrid in Spain. While it is not yet available for the local market, it might be confirmed for SA in the next year or two. Here's what the new hybrid SUV is all about...

WATCH: Spanish rescuers drilling tunnel to search for toddler in well

2019-01-19 22:22

Engineers have begun drilling a tunnel to find a two-year-old boy who fell into a well in southern Spain a week ago, joining hundreds of rescue workers already at the scene.

WATCH: Boy, 2, falls down 100-metre deep borehole, frantic search under way

2019-01-16 21:07

A rescue operation in under way after two year-old boy fell into the borehole, which is more than 100 metres deep and just 25cm wide.

Spain finds 11 dead migrants in boat, rescues 33

2018-12-20 21:21

Spain's Maritime Rescue Service has found 11 dead migrants in a boat off the country's southern coast and rescued 33 other passengers, one of whom later also died.

Imagine a beach of popcorn instead of grains of sand?

2018-12-10 11:54

A beach in Corralejo, a town on the island of Fuerteventura – one of Spain's Canary Islands off the coast of Morocco – is a perfect example of how Mother Nature is sometimes a real show-off.

WATCH: The graves and ghosts haunting Spain

2018-12-07 14:34

The country's current socialist government has promised to remove the body of fascist dictator General Franco from its mausoleum.

MotoGP: Dovizioso wins rain-hit Valencia GP

2018-11-19 08:34

Italy's Andrea Dovizioso won the season-ending Valencia Grand Prix, as 13 riders failed to finish a chaotic rain-lashed race.

Cargo ship collides with crane, sparking fire in Barcelona

2018-10-31 16:04

Barcelona authorities say a city port dock has been cordoned off while firefighters try to extinguish the fire caused when a cargo ship collided with a loading crane.

WATCH: What the flock!? Thousands of sheep take over Madrid in annual parade

2018-10-24 11:46

Thousands of sheep flooded Madrid city centre for the traditional event Fiesta de la Trashumancia. Traffic came to a standstill as sheep were herded around some of the city's most iconic landmarks.


Portuguese police intercept cocaine shipment to Spain

2019-01-23 05:26

Portuguese police say they have discovered 430kg of cocaine concealed inside a banana shipment from Latin America.

Child shot during Spanish hunt dies

2019-01-20 11:01

A four-year-old child shot during a hunting expedition in the southern Spanish region of Andalusia has died, police say.

WATCH: Toddler trapped for days in Spanish water well

2019-01-17 22:08

Spanish emergency services have been working to rescue a toddler trapped in a well.

Four die in Spain building fires, baby critical

2019-01-06 10:40

Four people died Saturday and a baby boy in a critical condition was among the injured, in two separate tower block fires in northeastern Spain, firefighters said.

WATCH: This car looks out for cyclists and helps keep the roads safe

2018-12-11 11:30

A SEAT engineer and two of his cycling enthusiast friends take to the road to show how the new driving assistant on the Tarraco SUV operates to protect riders

Spain aids pregnant woman, kayakers in migrant rescue

2018-12-09 09:05

Spanish authorities say they have rescued 33 migrants crossing the Strait of Gibraltar, including a pregnant woman on a small boat and four people paddling two kayaks across the busy shipping lane.

'Fast, furious and a fighter'... F1 paddock pays tribute to Alonso

2018-11-25 12:00

Two-time Formula 1 champion who many consider to be one the best driver's of his generation will retire after the Abu Dhabi GP, here's what the F1 paddock thinks of the Spaniard.

Mother jumps to her death with four-year-old son in her arms

2018-11-09 05:21

A 37-year-old mother has killed herself and her four-year-old son when she jumped from her sixth-floor flat, while holding him in her arms.

Here's why your car seat can withstand the most extreme environments

2018-10-30 10:00

Engineers at the Seat Technical Centre perform strenuous tests on their car seats to be able to withstand extreme temperatures and friction.

Spain returns migrants to Morocco after storming of Melilla enclave

2018-10-23 11:23

Spain has sent 55 migrants back to Morocco a day after they forced their way into the Spanish territory of Melilla during an assault on the border in which two migrants died and 19 were injured.

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