Catalonia Today

society

Cost of Barcelona attack estimated at €133,909

In its submissions to the court in the judicial enquiry relating to the Jihadist attack on July 17 last year in Barcelona, the City Council has detailed the costs and damages incurred by the municipal...

A text-book victory for Marc Márquez

Márquez may have been challenged last year at Sachsenring, his favourite circuit, but this year there was no doubt at all. When he took the podium alongside Valentino Rossi and third placed Maverick Viñales...

society

Endesa removes 5.6 km of overhead lines

Endesa continues to advance with its plan in the Serra de Collserola National Park to eliminate overhead power lines in its entire area of influence and has installed two new prefabricated transformation...

Exorcising the aggressor

Specialised services are available for victims of gender violence and the service will be extended in 2019; so far help has been given to 5,143 victims

politics

Civic groups redouble efforts for return of prisoners and exiles

L’ANC, Òmnium Cultural and the Catalan Association for Civil Rights (ACDC), which bring together the families of the imprisoned politicians, have announced a demonstration for this evening in Barcelona...

spain

Stamp fraud pyramid accused sentenced

A court in Madrid yesterday announced sentences of between six month’s to 12 years and four month’s imprisonment for 20 of the 27 accused in the so-called Fórum Filatélico fraud case involving a...

international

Trump ridicules May, tips Johnson as “good PM”

US President Donald Trump and Theresa May are trying to put behind them the bombshell interview published in the British newspaper The Sun today in which Trump chided the UK premier for her stance on Brexit...

economy

Leisure, culture and housing push inflation to 2.4%

The consumer price index rose by 0.3% in Catalonia in June. Leisure, culture, hospitality and housing were the sectors that pushed prices to a yearly figure of 2.4% inflation, one 10th more than the one...

Bergman’s summer

One of the greatest European filmmakers and theatrical directors ever was born 100 years ago today in Uppsala