Ruiz-Healy Art, in collaboration with BLANCA BERLÍN GALERÍA, Madrid, presents Straight from Spain: Photography by Isabel Muñoz and Juan Manuel Castro Prieto and in conjunction with FOTOSEPTIEMBRE USA International Photography Festival,...Show More Summary
Bilbao Chess Masters: Anand strikes again NEW DELHI, September 19, 2014Updated: September 19, 2014 02:33 IST Continuing his sparkling form, Viswanathan Anand carved out a clinical victory over Spain’s Francisco Vallejo in 33 moves in...Show More Summary
Rocky seabed covered with in the Canary Islands, Spain. Oceana launched their second expedition to the Canary Islands this week. (Photo: EUO © OCEANA Carlos Suárez / Flickr) Earlier this week, Oceana in Europe launched their second expedition to the Canary Islands. Show More Summary
A Volvo prototype spotted in Spain suggests the Swedish automaker is about to expand its lineup with a new V60 Cross Country soft-roader. Volvo currently sells a Cross Country version of its V40 compact overseas, and it’s likely the new V60 Cross Country will also remain out of bounds for U.S. buyers due to the potential cannibalization of...
In our new International Tax Competitiveness Index, the United States ranks 32nd out of the 34 countries in the OECD. This puts the United States behind countries such as Spain and Italy and just in front of Portugal and France. There are a few main drivers behind the U.S.’s low score in the ITCI. Show More Summary
Nike recently touched down in Spain for the World Basketball Festival in Barcelona where we had the chance to talk with Cleveland Cavalier Kyrie Irving, Nike Basketball Footwear Design Director Leo Chang and Jordan Brand Global Innovation… Nike Sportswear Designer Marc Dolce Talks Redesigning Classics, Scrapping Projects and More is a post by Brock Cardiner on Highsnobiety.
Central bankers from Spain, Estonia, Ireland and Greece will give up their voting rights at the January meeting of the European Central Bank, under a new rotation system the ECB unveiled Thursday.
Odilo, a startup aiming to modernize brick-and-mortar libraries with digital lending services and inventory tech, today announced a $2.8 million funding round (€2.2M) led by Active Venture Partners. Based in Spain and the U.S., Odilo says its new funds will be used to “accelerate expansion” in Latin America and the U.S. The three-year-old company claims to already […]
A new study analyses the survival rates in Spain of newborns with a gestational age under 26 weeks. The results show that survival under 23 weeks is 'exceptional', although other factors such as birth weight and sex also have an influence. Experts...Show More Summary
That’s not a bug; it’s a feature. Wayward insects become the source of eerie, ambient music in a new work by British-born, Baix Penedes (Spain)-based artist Dickon Stone. Each insect lured by the glow of his light-up sculpture in turn triggers musical elements. Show More Summary
Nathania Terry, the mother of a child who was crushed in a horrible accident on a luggage conveyor belt at an airport in Alicante, Spain in 2013 is suing the maker of the luggage handling system. This is a tragic accident and if anything can be done from preventing something like this from happening again, it should. Show More Summary
Catalan independence activists are making their voices (and stereos) heard outside Holyrood, the Scottish Parliament. The Catalonia area of Spain — which includes Barcelona — has an independence movement inside it that wants a vote to separate from larger Spain. Show More Summary
The Golden State Warriors had the rare distinction of sending not one but two of their players to Spain for the FIBA World Cup this year. Stephen Curry was the household name, the rising star who had cemented his name amongst the game’s elite. Show More Summary
Spain has been one of the most vociferous countries when ever discussion of Scottish independence has emerged at the European Union. Its not hard to understand why, after all, both the Basques and Catalans could well be leaving Spain if they can force the issue like Scotland. Today sees the Scottish independent referendum and in […]
Jutting up above the surrounding Sierra Nevada mountains, Mulhacén Peak, the highest in Spain (and for that matter, one of the highest in Europe) may be the final resting place of a 15th century king. The path to Spain's tallest peak...Show More Summary
Kurds from Srekaniye Syria. 2013 Guillem Valle’s (b.1983, Spain) first interest in documentary photography began when, he traveled to Sarajevo at the age of 14 on an Exchange Student program. He has been based in Bangkok since 2010 covering Southeast Asia for The New York Times, The Guardian and The Wall Street Journal among others. […]
Wed 01 Oct Badger & Fox Gallery is hosting works by two of Spain's leading contemporary painters. Alejandro Quincoces is from Bilbao and paints eerie...
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We all want to be independent, don't we? Scotland may be the most noted example of a country weighing remaining within a larger union or striking out on its own. But it's not the only one. People in the Catalonia region of Spain have spoken about becoming an independent nation. Show More Summary
A little bit like “the rain in Spain stays mainly on the plain”, so does the Spanish version of Champagne. Cava, which was considered for a long time to be the poor person’s Champagne, has increased dramatically in popularity over the last few years. Show More Summary