Famous donkey taxis of Mijas, Spain to have new number plates
To boost the quality of their tourist taxi rides, the famous Mijas donkeys must be registered with brand new ID plates. This will also aid recognition of individual animals and improve the service.
Homeless take over abandoned houses in Spanish building complex
Around 60 homeless families have taken over an unfinished housing complex in southern Spain. While they have no water or electricity, they at least have a roof over their heads.
Young bull escapes in Málaga, Spain, caught by pedestrian (video)
Captured on video by a passerby, the young bull had escaped from a livestock area in an industrial estate in Málaga, and caused a little chaos along the way before being wrestled to the ground by a passing pedestrian. Olé!
Kazam Is Another European Startup Hoping Against Hope To Inch In To The Smartphone Hardware Market
Hardware is so hot right now. So hot, in fact, that another European hardware startup is formulating an attack on the smartphone hardware space -- joining the likes of Finland's Jolla and Spain's Geeksphone to have a go at handset making. The newest comer stepping in with a plan to shake up the "status quo" is called Kazam: a startup co-founded by a pair of former U.K. HTC execs.
Germany seeks help from Spain on organ transplant systems
In the wake of a series of scandals rocking Germany involving data manipulation to organ waiting lists, a delegation of doctors and government officials from Germany's DSO transplant organization are seeking help from Spain.