Catalonia Today

The shortest ministry ever

The journalist leaves the ministry for a case of tax avoidance 10 years ago; Sánchez faces his first crisis in government and names José Guirao minister

Three candidatures for En Comú

Three candidatures will vie for the leadership of Catalunya en Comú: Desbordem, Construïm en Comú i Comuns Federalistes, in internal elections that will take place between June 29 and July 2. The vote...

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Psychologists elect new dean today

Catalonia’s 14,500 psychologists will today choose who will be the new dean of the Official College of Psychology of Catalonia (COPC), after the mandate of Josep Vilajoana ended with certain internal...

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Woman dies in house fire in Nou Barris

A 60-year-old woman died in a house fire in Nou Barris, in Barcelona yesterday. The fire broke out in a flat on the second floor of Carrer de la Jota, 81, affecting one of the floors entirely and forcing...

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‘La Roja’ on the giant screen in Barcelona Friday

The Àliga ground, near Barcelona’s plaça Alfonso Comín will be the space where, as from Friday, fans will be able to enjoy the games played by the Spanish team during the Russian Football World Cup...

Dialogue in sight at last

Barcelona and Madrid are already preparing a meeting between Torra and Sánchez in La Moncloa; Artadi is skeptical of Batet’s “peculiar” reforms

Migrant crisis in the Med: Sánchez steps in

In an unexpected move, Pedro Sánchez gave instructions yesterday to allow the vessel the Aquarius entry to the port of Valencia. The ship, with 629 immigrants aboard had been denied entry to Italian and...

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Catalan music schools celebrate anniversary

The Catalan Association of Music Schools (ACEM) held its 25th anniversary yesterday at Cornellà. More than 5,500 musicians from eight to 80 , from schools throughout Catalonia were protagonists of an...

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Tiana introduces “on-demand” bus service

The Metropolitan Area of Barcelona (AMB) has launched the first direct metropolitan bus on demand in Catalonia, a service that will connect Tiana (Maresme) to Badalona’s Can Ruti hospital. Users must...