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Spain's Rajoy defends austerity measures

Spain’s prime minister has faced the media for the first time since his new government passed a raft of austerity measures. Mariano Rajoy reassured

Spain’s prime minister has faced the media for the first time since his new government passed a raft of austerity measures. Mariano Rajoy reassured

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Rajoy elected Spanish PM after parliament vote

Spain’s incoming Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has won a vote of confidence in parliament. He received 187 votes in favour, 149 against and 14

Spain’s incoming Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has won a vote of confidence in parliament. He received 187 votes in favour, 149 against and 14

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Basque left electoral gains contrasts Spanish conservative win

In an interview by satellite link with politician Jon Inarritu in the city of San Sebastian in Spain’s Basque region, euronews asked him about the

In an interview by satellite link with politician Jon Inarritu in the city of San Sebastian in Spain’s Basque region, euronews asked him about the

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Can Spain's new government get more people back to work?

Some people without jobs in Spain are optimistic that their new government will revitalise their prospects by fixing the country’s economic problems

Some people without jobs in Spain are optimistic that their new government will revitalise their prospects by fixing the country’s economic problems

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Basque peace dividend in Madrid

Nationalists in Spain’s autonomous northern Basque region have real reasons to celebrate these elections. The Amaiur left-wing coalition of several

Nationalists in Spain’s autonomous northern Basque region have real reasons to celebrate these elections. The Amaiur left-wing coalition of several

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Economic challenges face victorious Rajoy in Spain

After Mariano Rajoy’s landslide victory in Sunday’s election in Spain, now begins the hard task of fixing the country’s serious economic problems

After Mariano Rajoy’s landslide victory in Sunday’s election in Spain, now begins the hard task of fixing the country’s serious economic problems

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Spain's conservatives win an absolute majority

The Congress of deputies or lower house has 350 seats and Mario Rajoy’s centre right won 186 seats a landslide majority to take control. The

The Congress of deputies or lower house has 350 seats and Mario Rajoy’s centre right won 186 seats a landslide majority to take control. The

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Spain's conservatives sweep to victory

In Madrid, Mariano Rajoy has led his PP party, the centre right conservatives, to their greatest victory in a Spanish election after over seven years

In Madrid, Mariano Rajoy has led his PP party, the centre right conservatives, to their greatest victory in a Spanish election after over seven years

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Socialist debacle signals a change in Spain

The mood of defeat swept through the Socialist Party headquarters earlier than was expected. It was their most humiliating loss in the polls for 30

The mood of defeat swept through the Socialist Party headquarters earlier than was expected. It was their most humiliating loss in the polls for 30

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Right turn at the Spanish Parliament

The centre-right Popular Party, has stormed to victory at the Spanish parliamentary elections with provisional counts showing them winning a 44.6

The centre-right Popular Party, has stormed to victory at the Spanish parliamentary elections with provisional counts showing them winning a 44.6