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politics

Franco family will not accept the dictator’s remains

The Spanish government says that the family of Francisco Franco has no intention of accepting the remains of the dictator, currently buried in the Valle de los Caidos and which Pedro Sanchez wishes to...

society

Employment loss from 2007 will be made up in 2021

The economic crisis in 2007 saw the destruction of 665,000 jobs in Catalonia and so far, since recovery began in 2013, half of those lost have been regained (362,000 up to the first quarter of 2018), according...

society

“La manada” remain at liberty despite appeals

A Navarre court has dismissed the appeal by the prosecution against the bail and provisional liberty set last month for five members of “la manada”, who were sentenced to nine years in prison for sexual...

society

Government extends limit for victims

The Ministry of the Interior will include all victims of the attacks on August 17 in Catalonia, even if they submit their application for aid outside the deadline, which officially ends on the same day...

An early dinner reduces cancer risk

Having an earlier evening meal, preferably before nine, or leaving an interval of at least two hours between the last meal and going to sleep is associated with a lower risk of breast and prostate cancers....

France takes 2nd FIFA World Cup title in Moscow

When France took the World Cup in 1998, Didier Deschamps captained the side. Yesterday in Moscow, France repeated the same glory, but with Deschamps as coach. An already weary Croatia took the field with...

An all-powerful Djokovic takes Wimbledon

If the exhibition he gave the London crowd yesterday was anything to go by, then the tennis star Novak Djokovic has crossed the desert and after two years, ended the drought by taking the Wimbledon tournament...

society

Cost of Barcelona attack estimated at €133,909

In its submissions to the court in the judicial enquiry relating to the Jihadist attack on July 17 last year in Barcelona, the City Council has detailed the costs and damages incurred by the municipal...

A text-book victory for Marc Márquez

Márquez may have been challenged last year at Sachsenring, his favourite circuit, but this year there was no doubt at all. When he took the podium alongside Valentino Rossi and third placed Maverick Viñales...