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Catalan separatist leader Puigdemont...

Catalan separatist leader Puigdemont...

Europe

Fri, Sep 24 2021

Puigdemont is wanted in Spain on allegations of sedition over his attempts to have Catalonia break away...

Top Spain court upholds Catalan president's...

Top Spain court upholds Catalan president's...

Europe

Tue, Sep 29 2020

Girona, a small city at the heart of the independence movement where demonstrators burned a Spanish...

Catalan MPs irk Spain with new resolution...

Catalan MPs irk Spain with new resolution...

World

Tue, Nov 12 2019

Passing the motion was the latest in a string of moves by separatists in this wealthy north-eastern...

Catalan separatists block Spain-France...

Catalan separatists block Spain-France...

World

Mon, Nov 11 2019

Dozens of vehicles blocked the motorway near the border with France while some 300 people set up a...

Separatists protest in Barcelona as...

Separatists protest in Barcelona as...

World

Tue, Nov 5 2019

Since Felipe's arrival on Sunday, security has been tight with a large number of forces deployed...

Thousands rally in Catalan...

Thousands rally in Catalan...

World

Sun, Oct 27 2019

Catalonia, a wealthy northeastern region that is home to some 7.5 million people, has been bitterly divided...

Catalan leader urges Spain to start...

Catalan leader urges Spain to start...

Europe

Mon, Oct 21 2019

Proponents of Catalan secession from Spain often use the term 'self-determination' to refer to...

Spanish PM visits Barcelona, criticises...

Spanish PM visits Barcelona, criticises...

Europe

Mon, Oct 21 2019

Barcelona has been hit by seven consecutive nights of sometimes violent protests following the jailing...

Protests around the world: Violent clashes...

Protests around the world: Violent clashes...

World

Sun, Oct 20 2019

Protests blazed in several countries across the world, with citizens unhappy for different reasons, as...

FC Barcelona criticises jail sentences...

FC Barcelona criticises jail sentences...

Football

Mon, Oct 14 2019

The Supreme Court sentenced the nine Catalan separatist leaders, most of them members of the former Catalan...

Barcelona predict billion euro income...

Barcelona predict billion euro income...

Football

Thu, Sep 19 2019

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu had set a strategic goal of being the first outfit to reach...

Closely-watched Catalan separatist trial...

Closely-watched Catalan separatist trial...

Europe

Wed, Jun 12 2019

All 12 defendants are expected to take the stand one last time on Wednesday

Catalonia votes in hardline separatist...

Catalonia votes in hardline separatist...

Europe

Mon, May 14 2018

The deeply-divided Catalan parliament voted 66 in favour, 65 against and 4 abstentions for the election...

FA charges Pep over Catalonia...

FA charges Pep over Catalonia...

Football

Sat, Feb 24 2018

The FA said in a statement that the symbol sported by the former Barcelona boss on his jacket broke its...

Independence drive takes heavy toll...

Independence drive takes heavy toll...

Europe

Fri, Dec 15 2017

Here is a breakdown of the economic fallout for Catalonia since the contested October 1 vote and the...

Catalan election campaign kicks off...

Catalan election campaign kicks off...

Europe

Tue, Dec 5 2017

A yellow ribbon to signify support for the jailed separatist leaders occupied an empty seat that had...

Caught up in Catalan crisis, Belgian...

Caught up in Catalan crisis, Belgian...

World

Wed, Nov 8 2017

Riven by its own regional division between Dutch- and French-speakers, Belgium has found itself a reluctant...

Spain issues arrest warrant for ousted...

Spain issues arrest warrant for ousted...

Europe

Sat, Nov 4 2017

Puigdemont, who is considering standing in a snap election in the region on December 21, has said he...

Mass march for unity after Catalan independence...

Mass march for unity after Catalan independence...

World

Mon, Oct 30 2017

Spain's biggest political crisis in decades mounted when secessionists in the Catalan parliament voted...

First Catalan poll gives slight lead...

First Catalan poll gives slight lead...

Europe

Sun, Oct 29 2017

The poll of 1,000 people by Sigma Dos for newspaper El Mundo, which opposes independence for the wealthy...

Catalan parties discuss next move after...

Catalan parties discuss next move after...

World

Mon, Oct 23 2017

As nearly half a million angry separatists took to the streets of the regional capital Barcelona on...