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Spain Approves Euthanasia Law, Assisted Suicide

Madrid: Spain's Congress of Deputies or the lower house of Parliament on Thursday gave its definitive approval to a law that makes euthanasia legal in the country. The motion, which was passed on Thursday with 202 votes in favour, 141…

3 killed In Madrid Gas Explosion

Madrid: Three people were killed and several others injured after a large explosion destroyed a building in the centre of Madrid, according to authorities. Addressing reporters, the Spanish capital's Mayor Jose Luis Martinez-Almeida said…

Spain To Provide Tax-Free Covid-19 Vaccines

Madrid: Spain will abolish the value-added tax (VAT) on the sale of Covid-19 vaccines and tests until the end of 2022, in accordance with newly-reached European Union agreements, Finance Minister Maria Jesus Montero said. In Spain,…

Spain’s lockdown to be lifted after 98 days

Madrid: Spains state of alarm, the emergency mechanism propping up the nationwide lockdown to contain COVID-19, will expires midnight on Saturday, 98 days after it first came into effect. In an unprecedented situation during the…

People in Spain can go for walks from May 2

Madrid: The nationwide lockdown imposed in Spain last month in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, will be eased on May 2 with an official authorization for people to leave their homes to take walks or exercise. This step is just one…

Spain reports 9,222 new COVID-19 cases

Brussels, April 1 (IANS) Spain's health authorities confirmed that the country's total number of coronavirus cases increased by 9,222 to 94,417, a higher daily rise in new cases than on Sunday and Monday, when 6,549 and 6,398 new cases were…