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    Cataluña libre?

    by Peter Koenig | Updated at 12:05am on October 05, 2017

    YESTERDAY’S historic vote — the referendum decided by the government of Cataluña, called illegal by the neoliberal Rajoy government of Madrid — turned into an...

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    Catalonia independence ‘in matter of days’

    BBC | Updated at 09:35am on October 04, 2017

    Catalonia will declare independence from Spain in a matter of days, the leader of the autonomous region has told the BBC...

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    Spain to focus on WC, not Catalonia

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 12:05am on October 04, 2017

    Spain’s players are ‘focused’ solely on Friday’s World Cup qualifier against Albania, Bayern midfielder Thiago Alcantara has insisted, adding that players were tired of being...

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    Barca consider future outside Spain

    Reuters . Madrid | Updated at 12:05am on October 04, 2017

    Barcelona and its members would have to decide which soccer league to play in if Catalonia gained independence from Spain, club president Josep Maria Bartomeu...

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    Catalonia has ‘won right to statehood’

    BBC | Updated at 08:55am on October 02, 2017

    Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont says the Spanish region has won the right to statehood following a contentious referendum that was marred by violence...

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    Spanish police storm polling station in Catalonia independence vote

    Reuters | Updated at 08:55am on October 01, 2017

    Spanish riot police smashed their way into a polling station in Catalonia on Sunday as they sought to shut down a banned independence referendum that...

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    Ramos criticises Pique for pro-referendum comments

    Reuters . Madrid | Updated at 12:19am on September 30, 2017

    Spain captain Sergio Ramos has criticised international team mate Gerard Pique for speaking out in favour of Catalonia’s controversial planned referendum on independence, risking a...

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    Catalonia: recognition and dignity

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 24, 2017

    AREADER not familiar with the ins and outs of Spanish and Catalan politics over the last ten years would be surprised at the unusual events...

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    Over 22,000 evacuated as fire hits Spain music festival

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 09:10am on July 30, 2017

    More than 22,000 people were evacuated Saturday when the stage at an electronic music festival near Barcelona erupted in flames, sending revellers running...