• Monday, May 27, 2019
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What makes a country happy?

What makes a country happy?

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Sat, Mar 30 2019

Traditional measures of happiness are strongly influenced by economic conditions and are poor proxies...

Catalan protesters burn tyres, clash...

Catalan protesters burn tyres, clash...

Europe

Thu, Feb 21 2019

A total of 28 people, including twelve police officers, were wounded and four people were arrested

Catalan ex-leader, in Belgium, vows...

Catalan ex-leader, in Belgium, vows...

Europe

Sat, Jul 28 2018

Sacked as Catalan president after a failed secession bid on October 27, Puigdemont and several members...

Madrid gives green light to new Catalan...

Madrid gives green light to new Catalan...

Europe

Fri, Jun 1 2018

Madrid had refused to officially publish the composition of the first executive announced on May 19 by...

German prosecutors want to extradite...

German prosecutors want to extradite...

Europe

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...

Europe

Mon, May 21 2018

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

Spain gives Germany new Puigdemont info...

Spain gives Germany new Puigdemont info...

Europe

Fri, Apr 13 2018

According to Spanish daily El Pais, the new information includes videos of alleged violent acts and police...

Catalonia's Puigdemont leaves German...

Catalonia's Puigdemont leaves German...

Europe

Fri, Apr 6 2018

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

German prosecutors request Puigdemont...

German prosecutors request Puigdemont...

Europe

Tue, Apr 3 2018

A lower court in Germany had already ordered Puigdemont to remain in custody in the northern town of...

Former Catalan leader Puigdemont detained...

Former Catalan leader Puigdemont detained...

Europe

Sun, Mar 25 2018

Puigdemont was arrested today at 11:19 am local time by the autobahn police force of Schleswig-Holstein,...

Guardiola fined by FA over  yellow...

Guardiola fined by FA over yellow...

Football

Sat, Mar 10 2018

Guardiola has continually sported the ribbon in City's Premier League matches as well as games in domestic...

Catalonia parliament to vote next Monday...

Catalonia parliament to vote next Monday...

Europe

Tue, Mar 6 2018

Spain's central government took control of the affluent northeastern region and called a snap election...

Jailed Catalan independence leaders...

Jailed Catalan independence leaders...

Europe

Thu, Feb 1 2018

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

Spain's crisis re-ignited as Catalan...

Spain's crisis re-ignited as Catalan...

World

Fri, Dec 22 2017

With well over 99% of votes from Thursday's election counted, separatist parties had secured a slim...

Catalans vote in bid to solve independence...

Catalans vote in bid to solve independence...

Europe

Thu, Dec 21 2017

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

Brexit, Catalonia test EU resolve against...

Brexit, Catalonia test EU resolve against...

Europe

Tue, Dec 19 2017

In Britain, the cry for sovereignty brought 17.4 million people to the polls to vote for Brexit in June...

Huge Catalan march in Brussels to wake...

Huge Catalan march in Brussels to wake...

Europe

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...

Europe

Mon, Dec 4 2017

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

La Liga chief Tebas: Camp Nou could...

La Liga chief Tebas: Camp Nou could...

Football

Sat, Nov 18 2017

La Liga releases a weekly memo denouncing insulting chants heard in games, arguing that chants promoting...

Protesters flood Barcelona demanding...

Protesters flood Barcelona demanding...

Europe

Sun, Nov 12 2017

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

Catalonia leader urges unity as deadline...

Catalonia leader urges unity as deadline...

Europe

Tue, Nov 7 2017

'The Spanish state is committing a brutal repression ... If we don't battle repression together, the...