Capital of Spain

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Madrid is the capital of Spain and the largest municipality in both the Community of Madrid and Spain as a whole. The city has almost 3.3 million inhabitants and a metropolitan area population of approximately 6.5 million. It is the third-largest city in the European Union (EU), smaller than only London and Berlin, and its monocentric metropolitan area is the third-largest in the EU, smaller only than those of London and Paris. The municipality covers 604.3 km2 (233.3 sq mi).

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Among the 60,000-plus people packed into the Santiago Bernabeu for the return of Zinedine Zidane, nobody seemed happier than Francisco "Isco" Alarcon
Credit: - Published 11 hours ago

Messi’s treble, his second in a month in Seville, fourth of the season and 51st of his career, moves Barca 10 points clear of Atletico Madrid with 10 games..
12 hours ago • WorldNews
Thousands of supporters of Catalan independence marched through central Madrid on Saturday to protest the trial of 12 separatist leaders who face years in..
2 days ago • WorldNews
Tens of thousands of supporters of Catalan independence protest in Spain's capital.
2 days ago • BBC News
Thousands of supporters of Catalan independence marched through central Madrid on Saturday in protest at the ongoing trial of 12 separatist leaders who face..
Credit: Reuters - Published 2 days ago

MADRID (AP) — It was like old times at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. Zinedine Zidane was back on the bench, and Real Madrid was winning again. The demanding..
2 days ago • WorldNews
A new report from The Washington Post on Friday said the raid carried out at North Korea's Embassy in Madrid, including masked assailants who stole computers and..
3 days ago • WorldNews
MADRID, March 15 (Xinhua) -- Real Madrid coach, Zinedine Zidane faced the press on Friday in his first pre-game press conference since his return to the club on..
3 days ago • WorldNews
MADRID (AP) — Spain’s Socialist government has set June 10 as the date for relocating the remains of dictator Gen. Francisco Franco from a self-aggrandizing..
3 days ago • WorldNews
Spain will exhume the remains of dictator Francisco Franco from the Valley of the Fallen mausoleum and will take his body to be reburied in another location..
Credit: Reuters - Published 3 days ago

Spanish intelligence officials believe at least two of the 10 attackers who broke into the North Korean embassy in Madrid last month, holding staff hostage and..
5 days ago • WorldNews
A group of 10 assailants reportedly broke into North Korea's embassy in Madrid in February.
5 days ago • BBC News
BARCELONA (Reuters) - Former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont, living in self-imposed exile in Belgium, will run in the May 26 European Parliament elections..
Credit: Firstpost - Published 1 week ago

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