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politics

Judge Llarena once again interferes with Parliament

From his office in Calle Marqués de la Ensenada in Madrid, and with just a few keystrokes, the Supreme Court judge Pablo Llarena has again interfered with the normal function of the Catalan Parliament....

CR7 says arreviderci to Real Madrid

Immediately after helping Real Marid to lift its 13th Champion’s League cup, Cristiano Ronaldo let slip that he was planning to leave the Spanish team he has been with for the last nine years. His departure...

international

Liu Xia, widow of Liu Xiaobo finally leaves China

Liu Xia, the widow of late Chinese political dissident and Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo, has left Beijing on a flight to Berlin, according to news reports. Her departure was confirmed by various...

basque coutry

Controversial Bishop José María Setién dies

The Emeritus Bishop San Sebastián José María Setién died yesterday at the age of 90 in the Guipuzcoan capital, as the result of a stroke. Appointed Bishop of San Sebastián in 1972, a position he held...

Successful end in Thai rescue ordeal

The rescue operation was carried out over three days with divers accompanying small groups in stages

international

Tusk warns Brexit far from resolved

The continuing crisis in the British government brought a reaction yesterday in Brussels when the European Council President Donald Tusk said at a press conference that the problem generated by the departure...

international

Four more children rescued from Thai cave

Everything suggests that a miracle will happen in the plight of the 12 children, aged between 11 and 16, trapped with their monitor, 25, in the Tham Luang cave, in northern Thailand, for more than two...

society

Generalitat issues heat-wave warning

Catalonia’s meteorological service predicts high temperatures throughout the week in what will be the first episode of intense summer heat. Civil Defense announced yesterday that the alert will remain...

Empathy, but little detail

Catalan president pleased Spain’s PM admits country faces political problem but warns solution is in the hands of Catalan voters; more talks to follow