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Leige attacker killed another person two days ago

A man who shot dead two police officers and a bystander in Liege had already killed another person the day before the attack, Belgium’s interior minister has said. Jan Jambon told broadcaster RTL that...

Absences noted at forum

The annual Cercle d’Economia forum at Sitges gets under way today with notable absences from Spain’s political scene; Rajoy may attend Sunday

politics

Mariano Rajoy in a hurry to get no-confidence vote settled

Mariano Rajoy surprised everyone on Sunday night by clearing his official agenda of the week but the Speaker of Spain’s Parliament, Ana Pastor, solved the mystery 12 hours later. Rajoy has decided to...

justice

Navarra government appeals sentence

The government of Navarra yesterday registered an appeal requesting the revocation of the sentence in the case involving the so-called “Manada” and demand that the five men involved are accused of...

Keeping girls involved in sport

70% of girls give up sport by the time they reach 18 years of age; report calls for change in youth sport model

international

Conte’s last ditch effort to form government fails

Italy’s designate prime minister Giuseppe Conte has informed President Sergio Mattarella that he has failed in his attempt to form a government and will not make further attempts. The difficulty arose...

international

Marchers clash in Berlin in far-right demonstration

The extreme right-wing party Alternative for Germany (AFD) yesterday marched through the centre of Berlin under the slogan For the future of Germany, an action that other political groups countered with...

technology

Girona’s Teg Technologies wins award in the US

The Catalan company Teg Technologies has received an award from the FTA Association, representing US companies working in the field flexography a delicate printing system requiring extreme accuracy as...

Cristiano Ronaldo hints he may leave Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo may have played his last game for Real Madrid after winning a fourth Champions League crown with the Spanish side on Saturday, saying he would soon make an announcement on his future....