Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Politics

Fabian Picardo: British EU exit would ‘destroy’ Gibraltar

Writing an opinion piece on Politico Europe, Picardo announced that a 'Brexit' would have 'disastrous consequences' for Gibraltar's economy

Politicians strip off in campaigns to seem more ‘transparent’

The trailblazer in this bizarre stunt was no less than Ciudadanos’ leader Albert Rivera

PP excused of tax crimes in Barcenas case, in pre-trial report

Instead former treasurers Luis Barcenas and Alvaro Lapuerta are facing five year jail sentences

Former Bankia and IMF boss Rodrigo Rato arrested for money laundering

Rato was escorted from his Madrid home by officers from Spain's tax authorities on Thursday

Spain’s socialist leader apologises for ‘accidentally’ voting in favour of abortion reform

The leader of the opposition claimed he pressed the wrong button

Podemos’ Pablo Iglesias gives King Felipe Game of Thrones DVD in first meet

Podemos leader Pablo Iglesias is to meet Spanish King Felipe VI for the very first time in a Brussels MEP meet-up

Ex-Junta de Andalucia president Manuel Chaves claims ignorance on Spain’s biggest public money scandal

Ex-Junta president insists he ‘would have acted’ had he known about €855 million ERE fraud

Judge Alaya orders arrests of 16 Junta politicians in Andalucia fraud probe

Susana Diaz's PSOE party facing scandal just three days after winning the elections

PSOE Junta boss Susana Diaz: ‘I am going to govern alone’

Despite not taking a majority, Diaz has ruled out the possibility of a coalition government in Andalucia

PSOE win – but without overall majority – in Andalucia elections

The PSOE party got just 35% of the vote as new anti-corruption party Podemos gained an incredible 15 seats

Andalucia election turnout up 4% as rain fails to dampen enthusiasm

THE heavy rain across much of Andalucia today has not put voters off heading out to the polls. Although the polling stations do not close...

A new dawn for Andalucia

Andalucia should wake up to an entirely new political scenario on Monday morning

Time for change: In Andalucia

Excitement is building ahead of the Junta elections

Andalucia’s chance for a bright new dawn

Andalucia needs change, in any shape or form

Andalucia Elections: Time for change?

All eyes are on Andalucia in the lead-up to the most fiercely-contested regional elections in decades, with new parties Podemos and Ciudadanos threatening three decades of socialist dominance. Who’s got the X factor? Iona Napier looks at the likely outcome

Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy admits corruption scandals have ‘hurt’ his party

However he added that any decision to exclude election candidates should be made on an individual basis

Ciudadanos leader says ‘change is unstoppable’ within Spanish politics

Ciudadanos leader, Albert Rivera, also rubbished comparisons with Podemos

Proceedings begin in €450 million government corruption scandal

The first part of the Gurtel investigation is finally ready for trial

Antonio Maillo promises bike paths for all towns with 20,000 people if IU win

IU Candidate promises bike paths for all towns with 20,000 people

Podemos sets up in Andalucia for ‘crucial’ elections while Teresa Rodriguez heads to London

"If anywhere needs political regeneration and fresh air, it's Andalucia," said Inigo Errejon

Podemos co-founder publishes personal finances to disprove Venezuela claims

Juan Carlos Monedero has revealed how much he earned for consultancy work in Latin America

EXCLUSIVE: Expats come under fire from ecologists over ‘illegal housing’

Expats 'assert their right to colonise the rural landscape' according to the ecologist

Divide and conquer?

As Madrid Socialists cast out stalwart Tomas Gomez, PP ranks prepare for power play, writes Mario Alegria

From New York to Essex: Podemos takes on the world

Pablo Iglesias and Inigo Errejon have adopted a 'divide and conquer' mentality
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On Podemos’ march to power

With just six weeks to the Andalucian elections, the Olive Press joined the hundreds of thousands of men, women and children on Podemos’ March for Change to try to understand what makes the party tick

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