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Seven-foot 13-year-old's Real Madrid basketball début
Sport Wed, Apr 24, 2019

Seven-foot 13-year-old's Real Madrid basketball début

A SEVEN-FOOT teenager has sparked debate about whether he should continue with his junior basketball team or be promoted to the adult side after beating his rivals 49-121. Olivier Roux, from Canada, is just 13 years old...

Europe's most-sought drug fugitive caught in Barcelona
Crime/Incidents Tue, Mar 27, 2018

Europe's most-sought drug fugitive caught in Barcelona

EUROPOL'S most-wanted criminal on the run and the only woman in the organisation's top 70 fugitives, Tania Varela, has been arested in Vilanova i la Geltrú (Barcelona province) after four years of hiding from...

'Passenger seat' driver sought by police over youtube video hands himself in
Transport Fri, Feb 28, 2014

'Passenger seat' driver sought by police over...

A YOUNG motorist wanted by Spanish traffic police after uploading a video onto youtube of himself driving from the passenger seat has given himself up. He has since been released with a caution. The 21-year-old French...

New mum gives birth in the boot of a coach
Society Tue, Sep 4, 2012

New mum gives birth in the boot of a coach

A WOMAN gave birth to a baby boy today on a bus on the motorway near the exit for Sitges (Barcelona), with police acting as midwives. The 34-year-old new mum, a Nigerian national, called for help when her waters broke...

Long-distance runner 'sells' body fat for charity
Clubs/Charities Sun, Jun 10, 2012

Long-distance runner 'sells' body fat for charity

A BARCELONA man is 'selling' his body fat for charity. Óscar Rando, who started his 3,000-kilometre trek across Spain two years ago, weighed 20-and-a-half stone when he set out and has now dropped down to 16st...

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