• Wednesday, Nov 13, 2019
  • Last Update : 01:49 pm
Closely-watched Catalan separatist trial...

Closely-watched Catalan separatist trial...

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Wed, Jun 12 2019

All 12 defendants are expected to take the stand one last time on Wednesday

German prosecutors want to extradite...

German prosecutors want to extradite...

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Tue, May 22 2018

Last month the court rejected an extradition request for Puigdemont on the charge of rebellion for his...

Spain acts to maintain direct rule on...

Spain acts to maintain direct rule on...

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Mon, May 21 2018

Spanish courts ruled that an October 1 independence referendum and subsequent declaration of independence...

Catalonia votes in hardline separatist...

Catalonia votes in hardline separatist...

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Tue, May 15 2018

The deeply-divided Catalan parliament voted 66 in favour, 65 against and 4 abstentions for the election...

Catalan parliament to start debating...

Catalan parliament to start debating...

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Fri, May 11 2018

Catalan parliamentary speaker Roger Torrent officially proposed Torra as the presidential candidate and...

Catalonia's Puigdemont leaves German...

Catalonia's Puigdemont leaves German...

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Fri, Apr 6 2018

Judges at the upper state court in Schleswig-Holstein ruled late Thursday that extradition on a charge...

Jailed Catalan independence leaders...

Jailed Catalan independence leaders...

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Thu, Feb 1 2018

The case does not ask the panel to consider the issue of Catalan independence but seeks its affirmation...

Catalans vote in bid to solve independence...

Catalans vote in bid to solve independence...

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Thu, Dec 21 2017

Participation stood at 34.7% by the early afternoon, official data showed, just short of the 2015...

Huge Catalan march in Brussels to wake...

Huge Catalan march in Brussels to wake...

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Thu, Dec 7 2017

Belgian police said on Twitter that there were an estimated 45,000 protesters, more than double the 20,000...

Judge refuses to free four Catalan leaders...

Judge refuses to free four Catalan leaders...

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Mon, Dec 4 2017

Catalans remain deeply split on independence, and several polls suggest pro-secession parties might struggle...

Protesters flood Barcelona demanding...

Protesters flood Barcelona demanding...

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Sun, Nov 12 2017

The Spanish High Court has jailed eight former Catalan government members, along with the leaders of...

Sacked Catalonia leader Puigdemont turns...

Sacked Catalonia leader Puigdemont turns...

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Sun, Nov 5 2017

Sacked Catalonian leader Carles Puigdemont has turned himself in to Belgian police, Belgian public broadcaster...

Rifts, recriminations among Catalonia's...

Rifts, recriminations among Catalonia's...

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Wed, Nov 1 2017

The independence movement hasn't slowed down, it's stopped

Axed Catalan president to stay in Brussels...

Axed Catalan president to stay in Brussels...

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Tue, Oct 31 2017

Spain's Civil Guard police force on Tuesday searched the headquarters of Catalonia's regional police...

Spain prosecutors seek rebellion charges...

Spain prosecutors seek rebellion charges...

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Mon, Oct 30 2017

The crime of rebellion is punishable in Spain by up to 30 years in prison

Which other regions want to secede from...

Which other regions want to secede from...

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Fri, Oct 27 2017

Madrid’s use of Article 155 of its constitution to dissolve Catalonia’s parliament and directly administer...

Catalan cracks appear as Madrid takeover...

Catalan cracks appear as Madrid takeover...

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Wed, Oct 25 2017

The region of 7.5 million people is fiercely protective of its language and culture and has long struggled...

Spain pressures Catalans after threats...

Spain pressures Catalans after threats...

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Tue, Oct 24 2017

The Article 155 measures would come into effect once published in the government gazette on Saturday,...

Catalan separatists vow disobedience...

Catalan separatists vow disobedience...

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Mon, Oct 23 2017

Under Article 155 of the 1978 Spanish constitution, Madrid could take control of the Catalan police force...

Catalonia weighs options as Spain ups...

Catalonia weighs options as Spain ups...

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Sun, Oct 22 2017

Rajoy said he had no choice but to force Puigdemont out as he refuses to drop his threat to declare independence...

Spain to dismiss Catalan government,...

Spain to dismiss Catalan government,...

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Sat, Oct 21 2017

The national Senate will now have to agree to these unprecedented steps, a process that will take about...