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Spain’s government to remove Franco’s remains from mausoleum

MADRID (Reuters) - The remains of fascist dictator Francisco Franco could soon be removed from a state-funded mausoleum under a plan by Spain's new socialist government to transform the monument in...

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Indian women's hockey team lose to Spain 1-4, trail 1-2 in five-match series

Madrid: The Indian women's hockey team suffered a 1-4 defeat against hosts Spain in the fourth game to trail 1-2 in the five-match series. Lola Riera (10', 34') continued her fine form with a doubl...

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FIFA World Cup 2018: Iran forward Karim Ansarifard wants coach Carlos Queiroz to continue after R...

St Petersburg: Iran forward Karim Ansarifard has called for the country’s football authorities to convince coach Carlos Queiroz to extend his stay after the side’s dramatic last-gasp 1-0 World Cup ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo accepts $21.8-million fine and 2-year jail term for tax evasion

MADRID (Reuters) - Cristiano Ronaldo has reached a deal with Spanish authorities to settle a tax evasion case by paying an 18.8 million-euro ($21.8 million) fine and accepting a suspended jail sent...

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Delhi L-G holding elected state government to ransom is travesty of principle of democratic gover...

In the last 70 years, Delhi has progressed from being a part C state to a Union Territory to the national capital territory. Each word or phrase has brought to citizens of Delhi some additional dem...

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Spain ready to leave World Cup coaching woes in the past

Ramos, one of the six Madrid players with the national team, said the squad didn't want to talk about the coaching change anymore and would remain focused on playing soccer.

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Madrid is the capital and largest city of Spain. The population of the city is roughly 3.3 million and the entire population of the Madrid metropolitan area is calculated to be around 6.5 million.