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Boat migrants rocked by EU political storm arrive in Spain

VALENCIA, Spain: Hundreds of migrants pulled from the Mediterranean by a rescue ship arrived at the Spanish port of Valencia on Sunday, ending a gruelling nine-day voyage but leaving wide open a fierce debate in Europe over how to handle immigration. Spain swooped to help 629 mainly sub-Saharan ......

Who’s saying what at the World Cup

MOSCOW: AFP Sport looks at the best quotes from the second day of the World Cup which produced a thrilling 3-3 draw between Spain and Portugal: "For me the most important thing is to emphasise what the team did against one of the favourites to win this World Cup." - Cristiano Ronaldo doesn't want ...

World Cup: Ronaldo hits hat-trick as Portugal deny Spain

SOCHI, Russia: Cristiano Ronaldo scored a stunning hat-trick as Portugal snatched a 3-3 draw with Spain in a World Cup classic on Friday (Jun 15). Real Madrid star Ronaldo crashed in an 88th minute free-kick to snatch a point for Portugal after a second-half goal from Nacho put the Spaniards 3-2 ....

Spain brings back free healthcare for illegal migrants

MADRID: Spain's new socialist government promised on Friday it would restore free healthcare for undocumented migrants, a right removed by the former administration as part of cost-cutting. The move is the latest migrant-friendly initiative by the government of Pedro Sanchez, who offered on Monday ...