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Feliciano Tisera

Anti-austerity strikes sweep southern Europe

Nov 14 2012

MADRID/LISBON Police and protesters clashed in Spain, Italy and Portugal on Wednesday as millions of workers went on strike in organised labour's biggest Europe-wide challenge to austerity policies since the euro zone debt crisis erupted three years ago. | Video

Anti-austerity marches turn violent across southern Europe

Nov 14 2012

MADRID/LISBON Demonstrations turned violent in Spain and Portugal after millions took part in a mostly peaceful general strike on Wednesday in organised labour's biggest Europe-wide challenge to austerity policies since the debt crisis began three years ago. | Video

Anti-austerity strikes sweep southern Europe

Nov 14 2012

MADRID/LISBON Police and protesters clashed in Spain, Italy and Portugal on Wednesday as millions of workers went on strike in organised labour's biggest Europe-wide challenge to austerity policies since the euro zone debt crisis erupted three years ago. | Video

Anti-austerity marches turn violent across southern Europe

Nov 14 2012

MADRID/LISBON Demonstrations turned violent in Spain and Portugal after millions took part in a mostly peaceful general strike on Wednesday in organized labor's biggest Europe-wide challenge to austerity policies since the debt crisis began three years ago.

Anti-austerity strikes sweep southern Europe

Nov 14 2012

MADRID/LISBON Police and protesters clashed in Spain, Italy and Portugal on Wednesday as millions of workers went on strike in organised labour's biggest Europe-wide challenge to austerity policies since the euro zone debt crisis erupted three years ago.

Anti-austerity strikes sweep southern Europe

Nov 14 2012

MADRID/LISBON Police and protesters clashed in Spain, Italy and Portugal on Wednesday as millions of workers went on strike in organised labour's biggest Europe-wide challenge to austerity policies since the euro zone debt crisis erupted three years ago.

Anti-austerity strikes sweep southern Europe

Nov 14 2012

MADRID/LISBON Police and protesters clashed in Spain and Italy on Wednesday as millions of workers went on strike in organised labour's biggest Europe-wide challenge to austerity policies since the euro zone debt crisis erupted three years ago.

Anti-austerity strikes sweep southern Europe

Nov 13 2012

MADRID/LISBON, Nov 14 Spanish and Portuguese workers will stage the first coordinated general strike across the Iberian Peninsula on Wednesday, shutting transport, grounding flights and closing schools to protest against spending cuts and tax hikes.

Science helps Spain's natural cork industry pop back

Sep 12 2012

For three generations Antonio Gorgot's family have carried axes into the mountainous forests of northern Spain to cut slabs of bark off their cork oaks. A few years ago their livelihood was under threat as the cork business lost its buoyancy. | Video

Science helps Spain's natural cork industry pop back

Sep 10 2012

For three generations Antonio Gorgot's family have carried axes into the mountainous forests of northern Spain to cut slabs of bark off their cork oaks. A few years ago their livelihood was under threat as the cork business lost its buoyancy.

World News

Australia defends its handling of French submarine deal

SYDNEY (Reuters) -Australia defended its scrapping of a deal for French submarines on Sunday, saying the government had raised concerns to Paris for months, as a new deal with the United States and Britain continued to fuel a multinational diplomatic crisis.