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Tuesday 21 February 2012
CSKA Moscow 1 Real Madrid 1
Monday 06 February 2012
Manchester City 3 Fulham 0
Thursday 02 February 2012
Sensational find in Madrid's Prado museum rewrites the history of art
Friday 27 January 2012
Starring: Clive Owen, Carice van Houten
Friday 20 January 2012
As if failing to beat Barcelona in their last seven home games against them and losing the last three "clasicos" were not enough, Real Madrid fans were yesterday recoiling at the thought that while their rivals have the world's most adored player ... they have the world's most abhorred.
Wednesday 18 January 2012
Supporters say Baltasar Garzón, who wants to rattle the ghosts of Spain's past, is the victim of a witch-hunt
Friday 06 January 2012
The headline in the Daily Nation spelt it out in black and white on Monday morning. "Kenyans beware: Tiru's back," it trumpeted. Sadly, "Tiru" – Tirunesh Dibaba – has never received the global recognition she deserves as a sporting phenomenon of the 21st century.
Travel Agenda: New Year's Eve celebrations; Palm Springs International Film Festival; Croatia's Garden Festival
Saturday 31 December 2011
Today: The traditional Hogmanay celebrations in Edinburgh culminate this evening with a street party. Topping the bill this year are the Vaccines and Mark Ronson (edinburghshogmanay.org).
Friday 23 December 2011
Cesaria Evora, the "barefoot diva", became the ambassadress par excellence of her country, the small West African island group of Cape Verde, and one of the most famous African singers in the world. Her origins were humble and she represented that dying breed typified by the last of the old rural blues singers – an artist who genuinely lived the hard times her songs spoke of.
Monday 05 September 2011
Bradley Wiggins' hopes of victory in the Vuelta a Espana suffered a major setback yesterday as the Briton lost the lead following an inspired ride by home favourite Juan Jose Cobo.
Friday 19 August 2011
Jesus del Pozo, who died of lung disease on 13 August, was one of Spain's most influential fashion designers.
Monday 15 August 2011
Preparations in Madrid for the impending visit of Pope Benedict XVI have been marred by protests among locals at the vast sums of money being spent on the event.
Sunday 10 July 2011
Centuries-old practice of driving herds long distances is being killed off. Alasdair Fotheringham in Madrid on the threat to the greenways
Thursday 09 June 2011
Getafe have appointed Luis Garcia Plaza as coach on a three-year deal, the La Liga club said today as they target a top-six finish under new owners.
Wednesday 18 May 2011
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
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