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Triple transplant patient Iria, 10, leads 'normal life' after pioneering surgery
Society Mon, Jan 20, 2020

Triple transplant patient Iria, 10, leads 'normal...

BARCELONA'S Vall d'Hebron hospital has carried out a triple transplant on a child who is now 'living a normal life' – making it the first centre in the world to to so on a non-adult patient. Iria, 10,...

Sleeping customer 'embarrassed' after his drunken lock-in video goes viral
Society Wed, Jan 15, 2020

Sleeping customer 'embarrassed' after his drunken...

THE owner of a bar where a customer fell into a drunken slumber on the toilet and was locked in overnight says he has not seen him 'for days' because he is 'embarrassed'. David, the customer, got so...

Spain's population highest-ever at 47.1 million – thanks to immigration
Society Fri, Jan 10, 2020

Spain's population highest-ever at 47.1 million –...

OFFICIAL figures are in for Spain's population as at the start of 2020 – and the country has begun a new decade with its largest headcount ever before. At 47.1 million, this is the highest ever, and the first time...

'Ethical veganism' is 'legally-protected philosophical belief', like religion, says court
Society Fri, Jan 3, 2020

'Ethical veganism' is 'legally-protected...

AN EMPLOYMENT tribunal in the east of England has declared 'ethical veganism' to be a 'philosophical belief system' which should be treated with the same protection as any religious faith after the...

Where do Spain's Yuletide traditions come from?
Society Sun, Dec 29, 2019

Where do Spain's Yuletide traditions come from?

NEW YEAR'S Eve is celebrated in so many cultures, countries and religions worldwide that it is inevitable various traditions would arise over time, from the glass of sherry in England to 'first footing' and...

Fooled you: It's Holy Innocents' Day, Spain's 'April 1'
Society Sat, Dec 28, 2019

Fooled you: It's Holy Innocents' Day, Spain's...

BE CAREFUL what you believe today if you're in Spain – December 28 is the national equivalent of April Fool's, and you can expect all types of attempts to pull the wool over your eyes over the next 24 hours....

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