Catalonia Today

Girona face Betis at Montilivi tonight

Still savouring the joys of the 2-2 draw in Camp Nou, Girona’s coach Eusebio Sacristán warned: “If we think that because we have had good results against strong rivals the rest will be easier, things...

society

Teachers may strike depending on budget

Catalonia’s main teacher’s unions, USTEC-STEs (IAC), CCOO, ASPEPC-SPS and UGT, announced yesterday that they have not ruled out strike action during the budget debate if the demands they have made...

Corbyn calls for elections

The British Labour Party leader opposes Theresa May’s Brexit proposals, especially the possibility of leaving the EU without an agreement

Union denounces Catholic church

Unió de Pagesos, the main farmer’s union in Catalonia, has published a report of properties in the areas of Bages, Anoia and Berguedà in which it claims that the Catholic diocese of Vic and Solsona...

Call for EU mediation

Puigdemont publishes ‘La crisi catalana’ to explain the independence issue to Europeans and declares he would even consider a Spain-wide referendum

Poland threatens judicial independence

Sanction after sanction, the far-right Polish government refuses to back down and the European executive will not relent in its efforts to dissuade Poland from its anti-democratic drift. Already suffering...

international

New accusation against candidate

The confirmation of the conservative judge Brett Kavanaugh as a member of the Supreme Court of the United States is in greater danger than before. On Monday morning, The New Yorker magazine published details...

society

Five new centres to shelter immigrant minors

The director of Attention to Children and Adolescents (DGAIA), Georgina Oliva, announced yesterday that the Generalitat plans to open soon five new emergency centres throughout Catalonia to form part of...

spain

Felipe VI gives the royal household a pay rise

Felipe VI has applied the same salary increase set for civil servants, in this case 1.5%, to the salaries of the royal family and the staff of La Zarzuela. The monarch will now receive €242,769 before...