The provocative action follows the arrest of five activists for burning photos of the King on Catalonia's National Day in September
Protests in Madrid against austerity measures in Spain highlighted the public’s anger at their government’s attempts to balance the books.
Felipe VI made an unusual and impassioned plea for dignity and respect to be restored in public life.
Opposition parties say Mariano Rajoy's new team shows no sign of being open to the dialogue his minority government will need to survive.
The new cabinet, which sees six new faces, includes five female ministers
The conservative leader was sworn in by King Felipe on Monday and is expected to announce a new cabinet later this week.
In Spain, Mariano Rajoy of the Popular Party is re-elected prime minister after ten months of political stalemate.
The former leader of Spain’s Socialist PSOE party has renounced his seat in parliament and says he won’t take part in a confidence vote widely expected to result in the reelection as prime minister of
It has taken 10 months, but Spain appears to be finally on the verge of forming a new government.
With an end to Spain’s political deadlock, at long last the Conservative Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy can get to work once again.
Mariano Rajoy is heading towards a second term as Spain’s Prime Minister, after Socialists agreed not to block his latest bid to form a government.
The party has voted to abstain in crucial confidence vote, effectively enabling their conservative rivals to form a minority government and ending ten months of political deadlock
The embattled leader of Spain’s opposition Socialists resigned on Saturday, clearing the way for a possible end to nine months of political deadlock in the…
A crunch meeting of Spain's opposition Socialists could herald the beginning of the end of Spain's political deadlock.
The future of Spain’s main opposition socialist leader Pedro Sanchez hangs by a thread after top party officials resigned en mass.
The Basque Nationalist Party lead by Íñigo Urkullu came out on top as predicted in one of two regional polls held in Spain on Sunday with seats and results…
Spain’s acting prime minister Mariano Rajoy has failed in a second attempt to win parliament’s backing to form a government, plunging the country into…
Commentators say Conservative leader Mariano Rajoy's likely failure will start the countdown towards another election.
Spain has moved closer to having to call its third election in a year after the country’s acting premier was denied a second term in office.
There are signs of movement on the political gridlock in Spain as the liberal Ciudadanos party says it could support a government led by Conservative Mariano Rajoy if reforms are agreed.
Failure to form a coalition government following two inclusive elections could send Spanish voters to the polls for a third time since December.
Spain’s acting prime minister has accepted a mandate from the king to form a government.
Spain’s caretaker prime minister Mariano Rajoy is attempting to break the political deadlock in the country and announced a vote to swear him into office for August, but the Socialists declared they w
Spain’s political deadlock has shown no signs of letting up after Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez reaffirmed his party would not back a government led by acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s…
The leader of Spain’s Socialist party has refused to back Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s second attempt to form a coalition government in six months.
Spain's political parties wrap up their general election campaigns with warnings and reassurances over the UK's Brexit vote.
For six months the Spanish have struggled in vain to form a new government after two new parties smashed the two-party system back in December. Having failed, voters now have to try again to elect a n