Catalonia Today

Piqué: Millo is “lying and manipulating”

Barça star Gerard Piqué continues to speak his mind on Catalan issues, now defending the right to decide and democracy. Following his criticism of the trial of Catalan political prisoners last week,...

monarchy

Investigation into monarchy announced

The Catalan government is to launch an investigation into the excesses of the Spanish monarchy. The parliamentary committee will study “the criminal or irregular activities of people linked to the royal...

National Court confirms Altsasu sentences

The Spanish National Court has upheld the sentences of up to thirteen years of imprisonment for all but one of the accused in the case of Altsasu (Navarra), agreeing with the original sentence that it...

Feminism makes a stand

Popular protests against patriarchal system force political parties to adopt a position; many votes at stake, as 60% of undecided voters are women

Girona court to call in those responsible for police charges

A Girona-based court is scheduled to begin calling in the civil guard and national police officers who are being investigated for the police charges that took place during the Catalan referendum on October...

Del Torro fabricates facts

Del Torro stated she heard the Catalan parliament Speaker on September 20, but she can’t have

She said the investigation into rebellion began before then

spain

Cifuentes remains silent as Masters case continues

The former president of Madrid, Cristina Cifuentes, refused yesterday to testify in front of the committee investigating the case of her alleged fraudulent Masters at the Madrid regional Assembly. The...

oecd

Global growth forecast for 2019 downgraded

The OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development) has downgraded its growth forecasts for major world economies for this year and the next, particularly in the eurozone and the United Kingdom....

france

France introduces new tax on internet giants

The French government has unveiled a new tax on internet giants (Google, Amazon, Facebook and Apple). The new tax will tax 3% of the income these companies obtain in France. The government, which expects...