Catalonia Today

society

Panic in Madrid metro when tablet explodes

There were scenes of panic in the Príncipe de Vergara metro station in Madrid early yesterday morning when a passenger’s laptop exploded and caught fire causing a cloud of smoke which panicked passengers....

transport

Green light for private bullet train to France

Spain’s securities exchange commission has given the go-ahead to a new international passenger high-speed rail service between Madrid and Montpellier, with a stop in Barcelona. This train will not be...

Belgian court confirms freedom of expression

The citizens exiled by the imposition of Spanish justice in the Catalan political cause, as is the case of the rapper Valtònyc, seem to be winning in Europe. In May, a Euro-order was rejected as defective....

international

London’s mayor demands new Brexit vote

The Lord Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, yesterday criticised the British government’s negotiation on Brexit and called for a second referendum on the departure of the UK the European Union. According Khan,...

international

Latin America refuses military intervention

The Lima Group, consisting of the Latin American countries that consider the democratic order to be broken in Venezuela, yesterday addressed the Secretary General of the Organization of American States...

commerce

Toni Pons consolidates in Mexican market

Footwear designer and manufacturer SME Toni Pons, has opened four new stores in Mexico, following the success of sales of its popular espadrilles since beginning trading in the central American country...

Hamilton shows what it takes to be a champion

Lewis Hamilton yesterday wrote a golden chapter on his road to the world title. The Mercedes rider dominated the Singapore GP with the control, rhythm and a steady hand. Rival Sebastian Vettel lost his...

economy

AllWomen.tech to teach Artifical Intelligence

FutureFunded’s technology crowdfunding platform will from now on be known as AllWomen.tech and create the first woman-only artificial intelligence training campus. The platform aims to offer services...

Tension as opposing demonstrators meet

Tension, shouts, heated words and some jostling without things getting out of hank thanks, in part, to the presence of the Mossos when two opposing demonstrations came close together yesterday in the centre...