Catalonia

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

Catalan independence vote: 'There is a possibility of violence going forward', says radio station owner

Catalan independence vote: There is a strong possibility of more violence, says local ex-pat

There's a strong possibility of more violence in Barcelona, says local ex-pat

Jim Kent, the founder of Barcelona City FM, spoke to Daisy McAndrew about the region's critical and controversial vote

Catalan leader says region has 'won statehood right' in referendum marked by violence

Catalan leader says region has 'won right to statehood' after blood-stained referendum

Catalan leader says region has 'won right to statehood' after referendum

The independence vote in the region of Spain was marked by violence

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Barcelona have long been one of the biggest clubs in Europe

What will happen to FC Barcelona if Catalonia completes Brexit-style independence from Spain?

What will happen to FC Barcelona if Catalonia breaks from Spain?

Fans of Nou Camp club could face years out of European competition if political earthquake comes to pass

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

Catalonia is due to hold a referendum on October 1 - but faces repression from Madrid

Why have we heard so little about the Catalan independence referendum?

Why have we heard so little about the Catalan independence referendum?

In Scotland this subject should be front and centre of the news media. But, for some reason, it isn't

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

'Catalonia and the government in Madrid are headed for a big confrontation', says editor

'Catalonia and the government in Madrid are headed for a big confrontation', says editor

'Catalonia and the government in Madrid are headed for a big confrontation'

John Peet, The Economist's political editor, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the escalating tension in Spain ahead of an independence vote in October

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Oriol Junqueras was arrested by officers from the Guardia Civil

Catalonia's Vice President Oriol Junqueras among 12 arrested in police raids ahead of independence referendum

Catalonia's vice president among 12 arrested in police raids ahead of referendum

Officers of the Guardia Civil raid public and private offices as pre-vote crackdown continues

Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Catalonia is due to hold a referendum on October 1

Catalonia's foreign secretary: 'The more Spain represses us, the more support we have for independence'

Catalan politician says Spain's repression is fuelling support for independence

Maria Badia says referendum will go ahead on October 1 - but independence politicians will stick to peaceful means

Monday, August 21, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

Suspect in Barcelona attack named as Younes Abouyaaqoub

Barcelona attack suspect named as Younes Abouyaaqoub

Suspect in Barcelona attack named as Younes Abouyaaqoub

The 22-year-old Moroccan national was believed to be behind the wheel of the van which killed 13 people in an attack claimed by Islamic State

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Spanish police arrest eight suspected jihadists with links to Brussels bombings

Spanish police arrest eight suspected jihadists with links to Brussels bombings

Spanish police arrest eight suspected jihadists with links to Brussels bombings

Catalan police conducted a series of raids in Barcelona to apprehend suspected members of a jihadist terror cell

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Catalan independence supporters are seen in Barcelona ahead of regional figurehead Artur Mas's civil disobedience trial this year

Trump won't help Catalonia get independence: 'This is a matter for Spain'

Trump won't help Catalonia get independence: 'This is a matter for Spain'

US embassy in Madrid releases communique saying it won't intervene in Catalan independence push

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Prehistoric caiman remains in Catalonia date back 16 million years

16-million-year-old caiman remains found in Catalonia

16-million-year-old caiman remains found in Catalonia

Diplocynodon ratelii fossils were found in the Valles-Penedes basin in the 1990s, but it was not clear how far they dated back until now

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

George Galloway: 'The SNP will organise their own referendum if British Parliament refuses it'

George Galloway: Nicola Sturgeon wants Theresa May to block another referendum - so she can hold illegal one

George Galloway: 'The SNP will organise own referendum if they're refused one'

Our host was speaking to a caller about the possibility of a second Scottish independence referendum

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Scottish independence supporters have long declared a kinship with their Catalan counterparts

The people of Scotland are standing shoulder-to-shoulder with our Catalan brothers in their fight against oppression

To the people of Catalonia: We Scots are with you every step of the way

Why Catalonia's brave, just and tireless struggle serves as an inspiration to us all

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Thursday, November 10, 2016

US Presidential Election: Europe reacts to Donald Trump's victory

'American Psycho': Europe reacts to Trump's victory

'American Psycho': Europe reacts to Trump's victory

Trump was elected in a shocking turn of events yesterday, and the world is still dealing with the fallout

Friday, October 28, 2016

Friday, October 28, 2016

Spain's animal rights party ready to go to war over Catalonia bullfighting verdict

Spain's animal rights party ready for war over Catalonia bullfighting verdict

Pacma was only launched 13 years ago, but the female-dominated party received a million votes last year - and now they're preparing for their biggest fight yet

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

S'Espalmador

Ibiza 2? Balearic paradise island on sale for £15 million

Ibiza 2? Balearic paradise island on sale for £15 million

But British property developers shouldn't get too excited - the deal for S'Espalmador already looks to be sewn up

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