Catalonia Today

society

Superior Court confirms asbestos as carcinogenic

In the 1st such ruling in a court in Spain, the Court of Justice of Catalonia (TSJC) has recognized that the esophageal cancer that caused the death of a worker of the Rocalla factory in Castelldefels...

“Europe, wake up!”

A festive atmosphere with families with young children and groups of friends who travelled by any means possible to demonstrate in Brussels yesterday

Hamas makes call for 3rd Intifada

The Islamist group Hamas urged Palestinians on Thursday to abandon peace efforts and launch a new uprising against Israel in response to President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the country’s...

elections

Electoral Commission cuts Brussels coverage

TV3 was unable to provide in-depth coverage of the demonstration organised by the ANC and Omnium in Brussels due to the requirements of the Electoral Commission citing pluralism in an election campaign....

europe

Offensive against states that have rejected refugees

The European Commission yesterday sent three Member States to the EU Court of Justice (ECJ) for refusing to accept quotas of refugees during the last two years. Hungary, Poland and the Czech Republic all...

culture

Generalitat appeals against Sixena order

Despite the decision of State Minister for Culture Íñigo Méndez de Vigo who is acting as head of the Catalan department to cease legal actions in the case of the Sixena heritage collections, the Generalitat’s...

society

Welfare groups call for an end to Article 155

The sectorial organisation representing more than 3,000 welfare associations throughout Catalonia has called for the political parties running in the December 21 elections to favour social welfare polices...

international

Australia approves same- sex marriage

Australia became the 26th nation to legalise same-sex marriage on Thursday, prompting cheers and singing from a packed parliament public gallery in a country where some states ruled homosexual acts to...

Domènech lays the blame

“That a group of parties defines itself as constitutionalist is proof that we have a problem” says the candidate for Catalunya En Comú-Podem