Latest San Sebastian Stories

2011-04-27 14:02:28

Today there is an extensive heritage of reinforced concrete buildings in the Basque Country, which hardly existed a century ago.

2011-03-09 14:11:29

A number of studies have been undertaken on top younger football players who had already demonstrated that the vigor, rapidity and ability to self-orient themselves and progress are the skills that characterize those who play in the best teams.

2008-03-10 10:45:00

A research team drawn from the Department of Systems and Automation Engineering of the Polytechnic University School and from the Faculty of Informatics at the Donostia-San Sebastián campus of the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU) and led by lecturer Miren Karmele Lopez de Ipiña, is developing systems that process and understand spoken language and automatically obtain information particularly from Basque radio and television.

2006-03-24 06:51:33

By Elisabeth O'Leary SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain (Reuters) - A ceasefire declared by Basque guerrilla group ETA came into force on Friday, spreading hope that four decades of violence and fear might finally have come to an end.

2005-09-22 07:18:27

By Elisabeth O'Leary SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain (Reuters) - Fans of snappy thriller "Nine Queens" be warned: Argentine director Fabian Bielinsky's latest movie might be in the same genre, with the same lead actor but it's by no means a repeat performance.

Word of the Day
  • A bereavement by loss of parents or children; the state of being orbate; orbation.
The word 'orbity' ultimately comes from a Latin word meaning 'bereaved'.