Catalonia Today

Body bullying

Envy, insecurities and the need to be accepted by a group can at times lead some teenagers to harass, or bully, other classmates. The results, quite often, are devastating The bully was perhaps once a...

Attack on chemical plants

The US, UK and France launch a missile attack on Syria in reprisal for last week’s nerve gas attack on the civilian population in the city of Douma

society

Thousands march for fair pensions

A crowd of around 2,000 people according to police, ignored yesterday’s rain and marched down Barcelona’s via Laietana and in other cities in Catalonia, in defence of the dignity of their pensions....

society

Mataró restricts nightlife in industrial zones

The Mataró City Council approved an amendment to the Town Plan on Thursday to regulate uses and activities that coexist inside the city’s western and eastern industrial estates. The planning change...

economy

Banc Sabadell to sell off assets worth €7.5 billion

Banco Sabadell has placed two portfolios of real estate assets valued at €7.5 billion on the market, extending its planned reduction in its portfolio of toxic assets to €10.8 billion which at the end...

Much, much more than a simple comic book

Year after year we see that the comic is no longer the poor cousin of creativity and that is can now rub shoulders as an equal with most formats in the world of artistic expression. The comic-strip has...

economy

Costa Cruceros to bring 50,000 to Tarragona

Costa Cruceros has reaffirmed its commitment to the port of Tarragona as its base. This season, the company will operate a larger ship with longer cruises and more stops throughout its route in the Mediterranean,...

economy

Large consumers commit most electrity fraud

Most of the fraud committed in electricity manipulation scams does not involve the more vulnerable consumers as many may think, but large consumers, namely, industrial and service companies as well as...

international

Russian court orders closure of Telegram chat

A Russian court on Friday ordered that access to the Telegram messenger service be blocked throughout Russia, heralding possible communication disruption for millions of users in the latest clash between...