Domestic fatality at squat in Madrid

A 55-year.-old woman died today at a ‘squat’ in calle Manresain in the Fuencarral- El pardo district of Madrid, allegedly at the hands of her partner.

Fatal shooting during robbery in Madrid

National Police officers have arrested a man on suspicion of shooting dead a Chinese woman who ran a grocery shop in the Madrid suburb of Moratalaz.

U-turn in Madrid over hospital privatisation

The PP regional government in Madrid on Monday adroitly and successfully performed that most popular of political manoeuvres, the U-turn, and cancelled its planned outsourcing (formerly privatisation) of management and services at six local hospitals.

French woman dies after snorting heroin

A 25-year-old French girl died in Madrid on New Year’s Eve after snorting heroin, the only serious incident in the city during the festivities.

No Eurovegas in Madrid

The Spanish government has rejected the latest demands made by a US casino magnate in exchange for choosing Madrid as the location for a mammoth new gambling resort, dubbed Eurovegas.

Another domestic fatality in Madrid

A man killed his partner on Saturday morning in the Madrid suburb of Torrelaguna and then called the Emergency Services to confess.