Catalonia Today

Rovira: “I will spend years here”

ERC’s second in command admits she does not know when she will return to Catalonia; says she felt trapped

international

Morbid intimacies and mafia- style habits: living with Trump

The former Director of the FBI, James Comey, has had a feast-day with the US president in a memoir that is about to be published and goes as far as to compare Donald Trump’s leadership with the heads...

Parliament Vs Llarena

Torrent postpones nomination following refusal by Llarena to allow the candidate to attend the session and will file complaint against the judge

international

Ponsatí hearing adjourned until July

The Edinburgh judge hearing the case of the European arrest and extradition warrant for the Catalan education minister, Clara Ponsatí issued by the Spanish Supreme Court has decided to adjourn the hearing...

society

An out-of-control van leaves seven injured

A van travelling along carrer Aragon lost control when the brakes failed yesterday afternoon, causing an accident and leaving seven people with minor injuries. The van hit a motor cyclist and ran into...

commerce

Condis reports net profits up 34% for 2017

Supermarket chain Condis closed 2017 with a turnover of €866 million, a 6% increase on 2016 The net profit stood at €9.5 million, an increase of 33.8%. The company reported that over the year it had...

Experts confirm Skripal nerve gas is Russian

The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) yesterday confirmed the thesis of the British government regarding the Russian origin of the nerve gas which poisoned the former spy Sergei...

international

Paul Ryan announces he will leave Congress

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan will not seek re-election and will leave his post at the start of 2019, further unsettling a Republican Party rocked by Donald Trump’s tumultuous presidency...

international

AI says number of executions has fallen world-wide

Amnesty International highlighted in its annual report on the death penalty that sub-Saharan Africa has made great steps in the global fight for the abolition of capital punishment, with a considerable...