Wreckage and debris on the French Alps after the crash of Germanwings flight 4U 9525. Photograph: EPA/Thomas Koehler 0:38

Flags were flying at half-mast in Spain and Germany after 150 people were killed when a Germanwings flight from Barcelona to Düsseldorf crashed yest(...)

A Germanwings and Lufthansa aircraft on the apron at Dusseldorf airport. Photograph: Ina Fassbender/Reuters

Families of the passengers on Germanwings flight 4U 9525 which crashed in the French Alps on Tuesday morning have begun arriving at Dusseldorf interna(...)

 Spain’s King Juan Carlos: abdicated last year in a move aimed at restoring the monarchy’s popularity. Photograph: Dani Pozodani/AFP/Getty Images

A Spanish court has agreed to hear a paternity suit brought against ex-King Juan Carlos by Belgian woman Ingrid Sartiau (48) in a further embarras(...)

Princess Cristina, the sister of Spain’s newly installed King Felipe VI, has been formally named as a suspect in a corruption investigation

Princess Cristina, the sister of Spain’s newly installed King Felipe VI, has been formally named as a suspect in a corruption investigation, and could(...)

Spanish fans react while watching their team play against the Chileans. The current football World Cup champion have been eliminated from the competition after losing their second match 2-0. Photograph: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Spanish newspapers mourned the end of the country’s soccer dynasty after the champions’ stunning exit from the World Cup in Brazil, although front pag(...)