Alicante, Spain Newswire

Alicante, Spain Newswire

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  1. Spanish bullfighting could be forced out of major cities as left-wing mayors campaign for a banRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Independent

    Alistair Dawber is The Independent's Spain correspondent. He has twice been the foreign editor and was also Jerusalem correspondent.

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  2. Stela MunozRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Voices

    From child to middle aged female registers. Sweet, warm, deep, energetic... very adaptable voice.

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  3. Queen Letizia cancels engagements after grandfather's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Hellomagazine.com

    Queen Letizia of Spain is mourning the death of her grandfather Francisco Rocasolano , who has passed away at the age of 98. The queen's granddad was admitted to hospital in Salamanca, about an hour's drive away from Madrid, on Saturday night after reportedly suffering from heart problems. She was due to attend the National Fashion Awards at the Museo del Traje in Madrid but on Monday night the royal palace released a statement confirming her absence.

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  4. Ryanair plane makes mid-air U-turn after luggage wasn't removedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Mail on Sunday

    Brits abroad on candid camera: Ugly truth of tourists' behaviour in Europe's most popular resorts revealed in jaw-dropping pictures Dracula's home like you've never seen it before: Stunning shots of Transylvania's misty mountains, forests and churches Ryanair plane makes mid-air U-turn and returns to airport after ground staff forgot to remove luggage from previous flight Drone takes a spin over the western region of the Dead Sea and captures the beauty and isolation of the landscape Era of fumbling for your boarding pass could be over: Alaska Airlines trials fingerprint identification for passengers to shorten airport queues The horrifying recording of US passenger plane pilot with THREE minutes of fuel left being told by air traffic control that he can't land because the airport is 'closed' Postcards to heaven: The touching notes daughter sends by balloon to her late father as she ... (more)

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  5. Residential Tourism Increases Earthquake Risk, Says SociologistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Scientific Blogging

    Antonio Aledo, Professor of Sociology at the University of Alicante, warns that "because of real estate speculation and the management of public budgets based on income from the real estate business, seismic risk has been forgotten." As an example, he used the town of Torrevieja, where one of the biggest earthquakes in the province of Alicante took place in 1829 with more than 389 dead and 209 wounded.

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  6. The Margin: Gold's $1 million treasure off the Florida coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | MarketWatch

    Those lucky gold finds. On a good day, you can trip over a 17-pound nugget or cruise around your property until you find some beat-up cans with $10 million in rare coins.

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  7. Spanish film studio hit by state aid probe fails to find buyerRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Authorities in the Spanish region of Valencia failed on Monday to find a buyer for a film studio touted as the most modern in Europe but which was forced to close after being ordered to repay state aid. The Ciudad de la Luz complex attracted only one bid at an auction, which failed to meet the minimum conditions for a sale, chief press spokesman for the Valencia regional government, Joaquim Clemente, said on his Twitter feed.

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  8. Residential tourism model implemented in tourist destinations has increased earthquake riskRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Science Daily

    Researchers warn that "because of real estate speculation and the management of public budgets based on income from the real estate business, seismic risk has been forgotten." Taking as reference the town of Torrevieja, where one of the biggest earthquakes in the province of Alicante took place in 1829 with more than 389 dead and 209 wounded, the author has published an article on seismic risk in tourist destinations since "the technological solutions proposed in its Local Action Plan against earthquakes does not seem enough."

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  9. Naturally Mediterranean Reveals Buyers Are Happy with Product to Reduce Dark Eye CirclesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | PR.com

    The Spanish natural skin care company Naturally Mediterranean has feedback from satisfied customers who say its rejuvenating eye creams make eyes look younger. Alicante, Spain, July 24, 2015 -- -- Eyes are indeed the most striking part of the face.

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  10. How Benidorm's beaches were packed with Brits in the 1906sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Daily Mail

    Revealed: Bill Cosby lectured children in 1971 on the danger of drugs and the very pills he allegedly used to rape women As a record number of Brits flock to Benidorm's beaches, old black and white images show the Spanish resort was just as packed in the 1960s and 70sa you just can't see the sunburn It comes as families continue to seek value-for-money holidays in the wake of the Tunisia terror attacks last month But unlike earlier this week - when thousands flocked to the seaside resort for a budget break in the wake of the Tunisia terror attacks - these pictures are from the 60s and 70s. Cheap package holidays had started to take off during the 1960s, with the advent of modern jet airliners making air travel more cost-effective.

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  11. Learn Spanish in a sea cave or a bullring? Students in Valencia learn Spanish differentlyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | PR Log

    PRLog - July 16, 2015 - VALENCIA, Spain -- Valencia. Last Sunday, the language school Costa de Valencia organized an unforgettable trip to Denia .

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  12. Tourist dies after being gored by bullRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Iol.co.za

    A 44-year-old French tourist died on Tuesday morning after being gored by a bull at a festival in the Spanish town of Pedreguer in the eastern Mediterranean province of Alicante, municipal authorities said. Many Spanish towns hold festivals involving bulls during the summer months, the most famous of which is San Fermin in Pamplona, northern Spain, which ends on Tuesday.

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  13. Spanish club Elche relegated from La Liga for unpaid debtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Fox Sports

    The Court of Arbitration for Sport has rejected Spanish soccer club Elche's appeals and ruled that it must be relegated from the Primera Liga to the second division due to non-payment of taxes and wages to players. Elche, which finished the season in 13th place, will be replaced by Eibar, which gets a reprieve having finished third from bottom.

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  14. Sports court orders relegation of Elche from La Liga for non-payment of taxes, wagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The Court of Arbitration for Sport has rejected Spanish soccer club Elche's appeals and ruled that it must be relegated from the Primera Liga to the second division due to non-payment of taxes and wages to players. Elche, which finished the season in 13th place, will be replaced by Eibar, which gets a reprieve having finished third from bottom.

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  15. Disturbing questions about Simon Danczuk who crusades against abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | Daily Mail

    New Reddit CEO tries to win over users in midst of scandal that saw popular employee fired and ex-boss Ellen Pao forced out during 'revolt' staged by unpaid moderators The dark side of the Danczuks:A Spanish family holiday suddenly abandoned. A text that read: 'I'm scared.'

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  16. The dark side of the Danczuks: Violent rows. Dark bruises. Young...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | Daily Mail

    The dark side of the Danczuks: Violent rows. Dark bruises. Young children cruelly abandoned on an Alicante holiday - and disturbing questions about the Labour MP who crusades against abuse It's not often I say this but I'm scared,' said the midnight text that Karen Burke sent to her mother, Sue, from Spain.

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  17. Selfie queen Karen Danczuk plotted A 1,000 lapdancer honeytrap to smear MP husband Simon DanczukRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | Mirror.co.uk

    The 32-year-old begged a friend to try to set up Labour backbencher Simon in a love tryst, telling him she was desperate to escape her "loveless marriage" Selfie-obsessed Karen Danczuk hatched an extraordinary plot to lure her MP husband into a honeytrap with a lap dancer. The 32-year-old begged a friend to try to set up husband Simon in a love tryst, telling him she was desperate to escape her "loveless marriage".

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  18. Naturally Mediterranean Celebrates A Second Year Of Successful TradingRead the original story

    Friday Jul 10 | Emailwire.com

    Two years on from its launch, Spanish natural skin care company continues to report encouraging growth. Customer feedback is excellent too, so it's been another year of success Alicante , Valencia -- In July 2013, natural skin care company Naturally Mediterranean launched its first skin care products.

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  19. Corinthians track Elche's JonathasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Sambafoot

    According to ESPN Brasil , Corinthians are currently negotiating with Elche's Brazilian striker, Jonathas. The player was one of the last season's La Liga sensations with 14 goals for the modest club from Alicante.

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  20. MSC Cruises drops calls in Tunisia through winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | USA Today

    ... MSC Magnifica and MSC Poesia in November and December, respectively. Both of the ships instead will stop in Alicante, Spain. "The suspension of all calls in Tunisia for the upcoming winter 2015-16 is connected with the just-announced declaration of ...

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