Latest news and today's news from Spain » Cataluña

... from Bing and Google News

Spain , Thursday 22 February 2018

News Spain » Cataluña: Former Catalan MP to spurn Spain court summons in Switzerland

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-spain-politics-catalonia/former-catalan-mp-to-spurn-spain-court-summons-in-switzerland-idUSKCN1G411W
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

MADRID (Reuters) - A former member of Catalonia’s parliament who has fled to Switzerland from Spain says she will not attend a Spanish court summons over her alleged role in the region’s declaration of independence last year. Anna Gabriel, a member of ...

News Spain » Cataluña: Spain: Judge orders arrest of separatist if she returns

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/newswires/news/world/spain-judge-orders-arrest-separatist-returns-article-1.3833159
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Spain's public prosecutor had requested for an international ... He says he wants to be reinstated in his old job as Catalonia's leader. Keaten contributed from Geneva, Switzerland.

News Spain » Cataluña: Spain court orders arrest of Catalan separatist in exile

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/spain-court-orders-arrest-catalan-separatist-exile-185321237.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Spain's central government responded by imposing direct rule on the region, sacking its pro-independence government, dissolving the parliament and calling early elections. The CUP held the balance of power in Catalonia's parliament during that time ...

News Spain » Cataluña: Women on the Verge of Catalonia’s Breakout

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/movies/news/women-on-the-verge-of-catalonia-e2-80-99s-breakout/ar-BBJeNmu
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

A decade ago, Catalonia was looked to by much of the rest of Europe as a shining example of a vibrant regional film industry. After Spain’s economic crisis slashed across-the-board funding, it has begun to rebound in the past two years. And an important ...

News Spain » Cataluña: Pear cultivation in Spain

News channel or source: http://www.freshplaza.com/article/189808/Pear-cultivation-in-Spain
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

In Spain, the sweet fruit subsector continues to be the one making ... At present, most pear trees are located in the Ebro Valley, with Catalonia and Aragon in the lead in terms of production volume. The acreage devoted to pear trees has recorded a ...

News Spain » Cataluña: Spain’s Leading Art Fair Removes Santiago Sierra Work Featuring “Political Prisoners”

News channel or source: https://hyperallergic.com/428379/santiago-sierra-removed-arco-art-fair-madrid/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

“Political Prisoners in Contemporary Spain” (2018) on view at the Helga de Alvear booth during the installation of Madrid’s ARCO art fair (courtesy the artist and Helga de Alvear) “I guess someone wants to avoid a fracas over Catalonia,” de ...

News Spain » Cataluña: Spain Art Fair Removes Work Depicting Catalan Leaders as Political Prisoners

News channel or source: http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=2451338&CategoryId=13003
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

MADRID – An international contemporary art fair in the capital of Spain caused a stir on Wednesday when it decided to remove one of the featured works that depicted 24 people – including several imprisoned leaders of the region of Catalonia’s ...

News Spain » Cataluña: Spain's Supreme Court Orders the Arrest of Former Catalan MP Anna Gabriel

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2018/02/21/world/europe/21reuters-spain-politics-catalonia.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

MADRID — Spain's Supreme Court has called for the arrest of former ... the Supreme Court on charges of sedition and rebellion surrounding her alleged part in Catalonia's illegal independence referendum and subsequent secession declaration in October.

News Spain » Cataluña: Spain Has Pivotal Role in Pressuring Venezuela’s Maduro

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/spain-pivotal-role-venezuela-maduro/4259587.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Spain has assumed a pivotal role in pressuring Venezuelan President ... by the Catalan Leftist Republic party (ERC), one of the main pro-independence groups in Catalonia that may head the next regional government. In an apparent tit for tat, Maduro has ...

News Spain » Cataluña: Spain court orders arrest of self-exiled Catalan separatist

News channel or source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/world/spain-court-orders-arrest-of-self-exiled-catalan-separatist/article/515500
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

sedition and misuse of public funds over their role in Catalonia's independence drive. Like Gabriel, they face arrest if they return to Spain. "I won't go to Madrid. I'm wanted for my political activities and the government press has already declared me ...