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Wonderful news for housewives! Access to a pension for the retirement of housewives in Spain

Women who have worked at home without contributions are entitled to a non-contributory benefit if they meet a series of conditions. Contributory retirement pensions are only available to workers who meet a series of retirement requirements. For example, having contributed for a minimum of 15 years. A barrier that prevents many women from accessing this type […]

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Electrical goods thieves get a shock on the Costa Blanca

THREE men have been arrested by the National Police in connection with alleged drug trafficking offences and dealing in stolen goods. The trio – a Spanish national and two Moroccans – aged between 24 and 37 and understood to be related, were detained in one of the northern districts of Alicante city. It’s alleged that […]

More money to prevent abuse
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More money to prevent abuse

POLITICIANS have asked Malaga Council for more money to tackle domestic violence. Party Ciudadanos has called on the council and Junta de Andalucia to “allocate more resources for early detection and care in the cases of migrant women, women in situations of extreme social exclusion and women over 65 years of age.” Malaga’s council last […]

Money argument fuelled murder
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Money argument fuelled murder in Velez-Malaga

PIERO, a thirty-five-year-old man accused of killing his mother in Velez-Malaga last week, is believed to have argued with her over money. The man, who explained he was “out of his mind,” was also believed to have been in withdrawal from a drug addiction, and has now been jailed without bail awaiting trial.  At his […]

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Lost a deposit when a Spanish property developer went bust? Help may be at hand

A COMPANY set up to act for those who have lost money due to Spanish construction company liquidation expects to recover millions of euros for clients. Spanish Legal Reclaims has used a number of highly experienced lawyers and financial experts to study the effects of a law which gives those who have lost money when […]

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Masked men hold McDonald’s customers and staff at gunpoint

TWO HOODED and masked men held customers and staff at McDonald’s in Denia at gunpoint in the early hours of last Friday morning. They initially tried to enter the fast-food restaurant via its side door, but it was locked so they turned to customers sat on the terrace. The thieves shouted ‘Money, money!’ (in English) […]