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politics

Former PSOE minister Carmen Alborch dies

The former Socialist Minister of Culture Carmen Alborch died yesterday Wednesday in her home in Valencia at the age of 70, after a lengthy illness. Alborch formed part of the government of Felipe González...

society

Church will correct “errors” in acquistions

Following the controversy over claims by the Farmers Union (UP) that the Catholic Chruch had illegally registered properties in recent years using legislation currently being challenged, the Diocese of...

economy

Naturgy starts early retirements for 400 workers

Former Gas Natural Fenosa, now known as Naturgey, will reduce its workforce by 400 people this year by means of early retirement agreed by staff from 55 years of age onward. The early retirements began...

A question of goat’s milk

Aiming to guarantee fair prices , Llet de Cabres Catalanes already controls 65% of goat milk production, with 45 farms and certified craftsmanship

politics

Sovereignty group inside Comúns

The sovereignty block inside Catalunya en Comú that sees the risk of “homogenisation” of the party executive and its political approach with respect to the diversity of sensibilities has decided to...

international

Russia says renouncing treaty a dangerous step

The Kremlin yesterday termed as “very dangerous” the decision taken on Sunday by US President Donald Trump to pull out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty signed in 1987 with Russia, after...

Medicine

Elías Campo named member of US medical body

The director of research at Barcelona’s Hospital Clínic and Idibaps, Elías Campo, has been elected as a member of the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) of the United States, one of the highest recognitions...

Supreme Court to decide on bank tax November 5

An emergency meeting was convened yesterday by the president of the Supreme Court and the General Council of the Judiciary, Carlos Lesmes, his deputy, Ángel Juanes, the president of the Contentious Administrative...

Half a million march for a second referendum

More than half a million people marched yesterday in London in what is considered the biggest demonstration against Brexit since the referendum. Yesterday’s march coincided with one of the most complicated...