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WATCH: Andalucian town shoot and burn model of former Catalan President

The traditional ‘Burning of Judas’ ritual has been celebrated in the area for 100 years, but videos of the incident caused controversy on social media

Pedro Sanchez calls snap general election in Spain for April 28

The electoral campaign will begin on April 13, before Spain has its third elections in less than four years

Fascist vandals paint Nazi swastikas on cultural centre in northern Spain

"We will continue to be profoundly antifascist and committed to the rights and freedoms"

Spain dominates World’s 50 Best Restaurants list

A record seven Spanish restaurants secured places in the top 50, including three snapping up coveted spots in the top 10

Mallorcan orchestra announces it will give preference to Catalan speakers

THE Symphonic Orchestra of the Balearic Islands has pitched in on the debate about using Catalan in the workplace.The group has announced that it...

Tourist tirade about use of Catalan in Mallorcan church divides internet

A TOURIST from Granada has become an internet sensation after ranting about the use of Catalan during a Mallorquin church service.The unnamed woman fulminated...

Policeman suspended WITHOUT PAY in Catalunya for completing reports in Spanish

A POLICEMAN in Catalunya has been suspended without pay after filling out reports in Spanish. Mossos d’Esquadra, the region's police force, is preparing its case...

Spain to announce new measures to be implemented in Catalunya

The new measures, broken down into education, healthcare and employment, are to bring about a degree of normality in the 'Catalan administration'.

Pep Guardiola under investigation for stirring up anti-Catalan sentiment

The 46-year-old regularly appeared at multiple pro-Catalan rallies, including a speech he made on June 11 where he read out a pro-independence manifesto.

Puigdemont says Rajoy should stop waiting to restore ‘legitimate’ government

However, Rajoy has dismissed the idea of Puigdemont governing from Belgium as 'absurd', after he fled there on charges of rebellion and sedition.

Spanish PM sets out timetable as Catalunya’s new parliament to convene in January 17

In an effort to reinstate a local government in the financial powerhouse, Rajoy has said that a vote to elect a new president must take place within 10 days of the parliament convening on the 17th.

Catalan independence highly opposed by the area’s expats

OVER 75% of expats living in Catalunya are strongly opposed to the region obtaining independence, according to a survey run by Spanish Property Insight.Shockingly,...

London protests Rajoy

DOZENS of Catalan protesters took to 10 Downing Street during a UK visit from Mariano Rajoy yesterday.The protest, organised by the Catalan Defence Committee, demanded...

AND THEN THERE WERE TWO: Six Catalan separatists freed, two remain

The six must post bail of €100,000 while Mr Puigdemont's deputy Oriol Junqueras and Catalan ex-Interior Minister Joaquim Forn must stay in jail.

Sabadell moves HQ to Alicante as Caixa eyes Mallorca switch over Catalan independence fears

Catalunya's second largest bank makes moves after shares dive

King Felipe of Spain slams Catalan authorities in unprecedented national address

Monarch accuses Carles Puigdemont and independence groups of 'undermining society'

Man killed in freak human tower accident in Tarragona

The 51-year-old victim was crushed by a metal structure during a training session in the Catalan port city. Two other team members, aged 50 and 52, were treated in hospital for their injuries.

Trump dump festive figurine sales soar in Spain and US

Bizarre effigies of celebrities pooing are one of the best-selling items on the caganer website

Catalan pharmacists blast government over unpaid medical debt

The debt owed by the Generalitat for outstanding medical supplies is now more than €330 million

Show of force

Record Catalan voter turnout cannot be seen as a frontrunner for the independence movement

Catalan hypocrites threaten real independence

Artur Mas’ dirty laundry has well and truly been hung out to dry

Ex Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola runs for local government

Guardiola announces his run as an assist to the Cataluyna independence movement

Barcelona star Luis Suarez plays doctor for young cancer patient

Days before winning his first La Liga title with the Catalan giants, Suarez took time out to surprise an adoring fan

Spain investigates anti-French and anti-Catalan hate messages on Twitter following Germanwings plane crash

It has been confirmed that 49 people on the plane were Spanish
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