Catalonia's new president Quim Torra on Saturday named two former ministers, jailed by Madrid for backing independence from Spain, together with two others who fled into exile, to his regional government.
A Spanish extradition request for three Catalan politicians who fled to Belgium with former separatist leader Carles Puigdemont was rejected by a Belgian court on Wednesday, the crown prosecutor announced.
The Catalan parliament is expected to vote in a hard-line separatist as leader on Monday, heralding an end to seven months of direct rule from Madrid but also more political uncertainty in a region that retains a mandate to seek a split from Spain.
The World Cup champion and four-times Champions League winner said he feels fit enough to continue playing a little longer.
Qatar Financial Center (QFC) has showcased QR161bn worth business opportunities before French and Spanish business houses as part of attracting more global investors and foreign direct investment, notwithstanding the 10-month economic blockade.
Work started on Monday to exhume bodies of Spanish Civil War victims from a huge monument outside Madrid, built under the auspices of dictator Francisco Franco, following a six-year legal battle by relatives ...
Thousands of people began marching in Barcelona on Sunday to protest the jailing of nine Catalan separatist leaders facing trial on "rebellion" charges.
At least one woman was arrested Tuesday for ‘rebellion’ and ‘terrorism’ in a probe of pro-independence activists in Catalonia who have staged protests such as road blockades, the interior minister said.
Police busted a crime ring based in Spain that used credit cards and cryptocurrencies to launder €8mn ($9.8mn) from drug traffickers, Europol said on Monday.