Madrid puts off separatist talks over Catalan snap election
Spain

Madrid puts off separatist talks over Catalan snap election

Spain's central government on Thursday said the announcement of snap elections in Catalonia would delay planned talks between Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez and the region's separatist leadership.

Catalan crisis deepens as separatist tensions force snap election
Spain

Catalan crisis deepens as separatist tensions force snap election

Will Brexit bring immunity for wanted Catalan separtist in exile in Scotland?
Spain

Will Brexit bring immunity for wanted Catalan separtist in exile in Scotland?

Catalonia’s separatist president stripped of MP status
Spain

Catalonia’s separatist president stripped of MP status

Catalan president Quim Torra banned from holding public office over ‘disobedience’
Spain

Catalan president Quim Torra banned from holding public office over ‘disobedience’

Spain told by EU court that it should have freed Catalan MEP from jail to take office
Spain

Spain told by EU court that it should have freed Catalan MEP from jail to take office

IN PICS: Dozens injured in clashes outside Barcelona’s Camp Nou during El Clasico
Spain

IN PICS: Dozens injured in clashes outside Barcelona’s Camp Nou during El Clasico

Tight security ahead of planned protests as Barcelona play Real Madrid in El Clasico
Spain

Tight security ahead of planned protests as Barcelona play Real Madrid in El Clasico

Amnesty International demands immediate release of jailed Catalan leaders
Spain

Amnesty International demands immediate release of jailed Catalan leaders

Catalan president, Quim Torra, goes on trial for ‘disobedience’
Spain

Catalan president, Quim Torra, goes on trial for ‘disobedience’

Exiled Catalan minister Clara Ponsati hands herself in to police in Scotland
Spain

Exiled Catalan minister Clara Ponsati hands herself in to police in Scotland

UPDATED: Police break up separatist protest on Spain-France route

UPDATED: Police break up separatist protest on Spain-France route

WATCH: French riot police clear Catalan protesters at highway blockade on border with Spain

WATCH: French riot police clear Catalan protesters at highway blockade on border with Spain

Catalonia protests: Separatists block Spain-France highway

Catalonia protests: Separatists block Spain-France highway

Posters slamming Catalan journalists as ‘information terrorists’ appear in Barcelona
Spain

Posters slamming Catalan journalists as ‘information terrorists’ appear in Barcelona

ANALYSIS: How the Catalan independence movement proves the future of protest is high tech
Spain

ANALYSIS: How the Catalan independence movement proves the future of protest is high tech

WATCH: Catalan separatists stage protests as King of Spain visits Barcelona
Spain

WATCH: Catalan separatists stage protests as King of Spain visits Barcelona

Spain’s far-right Vox rallies thousands in central Madrid
Spain

Spain’s far-right Vox rallies thousands in central Madrid

350,000 protesters flood Barcelona for separatist rally
Spain

350,000 protesters flood Barcelona for separatist rally

Meet Catalonia’s ‘remainers’: The ‘silent majority’ who don’t want independence
Spain

Meet Catalonia’s ‘remainers’: The ‘silent majority’ who don’t want independence

Nearly 300 police injured in Catalan protests: Madrid
Spain

Nearly 300 police injured in Catalan protests: Madrid

Crisis in Catalonia: Barcelona braced for new wave of protests
Spain

Crisis in Catalonia: Barcelona braced for new wave of protests

OPINION: What the Catalan protests mean for the Barcelona property market
Spain

OPINION: What the Catalan protests mean for the Barcelona property market

EYEWITNESS: A night with the protesters in Barcelona
Spain

EYEWITNESS: A night with the protesters in Barcelona

VIDEO: Rights group blast Barcelona police for ‘unjustified’ violence
Spain

VIDEO: Rights group blast Barcelona police for ‘unjustified’ violence

Barcelona protests: What next for Catalonia?
Spain

Barcelona protests: What next for Catalonia?

Barcelona: Who are the masked youths behind the Catalonia protest violence?
Spain

Barcelona: Who are the masked youths behind the Catalonia protest violence?

IN PICS: ‘Freedom marchers’ from across Catalonia converge on Barcelona
Spain

IN PICS: ‘Freedom marchers’ from across Catalonia converge on Barcelona

Roads blocked between France and Spain by Catalan separatist protesters

Roads blocked between France and Spain by Catalan separatist protesters

Barcelona protests: General strike shuts down Catalonia
Spain

Barcelona protests: General strike shuts down Catalonia

Catalan protests: How safe is it to visit Barcelona?
Spain

Catalan protests: How safe is it to visit Barcelona?

‘Stop the violence’: Catalan president pleads with protesters as Barcelona burns for third night
Spain

‘Stop the violence’: Catalan president pleads with protesters as Barcelona burns for third night

French tourist died at airport blockade during Barcelona protests

French tourist died at airport blockade during Barcelona protests

Catalonia: Who are ‘urban guerillas’ behind the protests?
Spain

Catalonia: Who are ‘urban guerillas’ behind the protests?

IN IMAGES: 30 people arrested in Catalonia as clashes continued over second night
Spain

IN IMAGES: 30 people arrested in Catalonia as clashes continued over second night

Catalan separatists slammed over ‘totalitarian’ attitude
Spain

Catalan separatists slammed over ‘totalitarian’ attitude

Barcelona protester loses an eye to rubber bullet during police clash
Spain

Barcelona protester loses an eye to rubber bullet during police clash

Flights cancelled, roads closed: What you need to know about the Barcelona protests
Spain

Flights cancelled, roads closed: What you need to know about the Barcelona protests

In Pictures: Catalan protesters march on Barcelona airport after jail verdicts for separatists
Spain

In Pictures: Catalan protesters march on Barcelona airport after jail verdicts for separatists

‘Nobody is above the law’: Spanish PM calls for ‘new chapter’ in Catalonia based on dialogue
Spain

‘Nobody is above the law’: Spanish PM calls for ‘new chapter’ in Catalonia based on dialogue

‘An outrage’: Catalonia and the world reacts as separatist leaders handed jail terms
Spain

‘An outrage’: Catalonia and the world reacts as separatist leaders handed jail terms

GUILTY: Catalan leaders handed jail terms for sedition over failed independence bid
Spain

GUILTY: Catalan leaders handed jail terms for sedition over failed independence bid

Separatists urge ‘civil disobedience’ if Catalan leaders convicted
Spain

Separatists urge ‘civil disobedience’ if Catalan leaders convicted

Eight police officers to be investigated over violence at Catalan referendum polls
Spain

Eight police officers to be investigated over violence at Catalan referendum polls

Spain demands Catalonia close its ’embassies’ in Berlin, Geneva and London
Spain

Spain demands Catalonia close its ’embassies’ in Berlin, Geneva and London

Catalan exiled leader sues for right to take MEP seat
Spain

Catalan exiled leader sues for right to take MEP seat

UN demands release of jailed Catalan separatist leaders
Spain

UN demands release of jailed Catalan separatist leaders

Jailed Catalan leaders permitted to attend parliament opening
Spain

Jailed Catalan leaders permitted to attend parliament opening

Puigdemont CAN run in EU polls, Spain’s Supreme Court rules
Spain

Puigdemont CAN run in EU polls, Spain’s Supreme Court rules

Puigdemont banned from standing in EU election
Spain

Puigdemont banned from standing in EU election

Spanish judge charges ANOTHER 30 Catalan officials over referendum
Spain

Spanish judge charges ANOTHER 30 Catalan officials over referendum

‘Less shouting, more listening’, plead weary Catalans as election looms
Spain

‘Less shouting, more listening’, plead weary Catalans as election looms

OPINION: Someone should be fired over THAT interview with Spain’s Foreign Minister
Spain

OPINION: Someone should be fired over THAT interview with Spain’s Foreign Minister

VIDEO: Spain’s foreign minister storms out of TV interview over Catalan questions
Spain

VIDEO: Spain’s foreign minister storms out of TV interview over Catalan questions

Spain files lawsuit against Catalan president over pro-independence symbols
Spain

Spain files lawsuit against Catalan president over pro-independence symbols

Catalan president seeks way around independence symbols ban
Spain

Catalan president seeks way around independence symbols ban

Catalan separatists’ trial: Ex-police chief says he was ready to arrest Puigdemont
Spain

Catalan separatists’ trial: Ex-police chief says he was ready to arrest Puigdemont

Jailed Catalan politician, Oriol Junqueras, named top candidate for EU polls
Spain

Jailed Catalan politician, Oriol Junqueras, named top candidate for EU polls

Spanish police give their version of Catalan referendum violence
Spain

Spanish police give their version of Catalan referendum violence

ANALYSIS: Why the Catalan Republic is a big fat lie
Spain

ANALYSIS: Why the Catalan Republic is a big fat lie

Mariano Rajoy testifies in Catalan separatists’ trial
Spain

Mariano Rajoy testifies in Catalan separatists’ trial

IN PICS: Separatist activists block roads in Catalonia strike
Spain

IN PICS: Separatist activists block roads in Catalonia strike

Spain’s King Felipe speaks out during Catalan separatists’ trial
Spain

Spain’s King Felipe speaks out during Catalan separatists’ trial

FOCUS: At Catalan separatist trial, judge Marchena walks tightrope
Spain

FOCUS: At Catalan separatist trial, judge Marchena walks tightrope

Feb 26th: Rajoy to take the stand in Catalan separatists’ trial
Spain

Feb 26th: Rajoy to take the stand in Catalan separatists’ trial

EU parliament bans Puigdemont conference over ‘security fears’
Spain

EU parliament bans Puigdemont conference over ‘security fears’

Oriol Junqueras refuses to answer prosecutor during Catalan separatists’ trial
Spain

Oriol Junqueras refuses to answer prosecutor during Catalan separatists’ trial

Catalan separatists’ long-awaited trial begins amid protests
Spain

Catalan separatists’ long-awaited trial begins amid protests

Catalan separarists’ trial: What you need to know
Spain

Catalan separarists’ trial: What you need to know

Madrid says talks with Catalan separatists ‘stall’
Spain

Madrid says talks with Catalan separatists ‘stall’

Spain’s right-wing calls for street protests over PM’s concession to Catalan separatists
Spain

Spain’s right-wing calls for street protests over PM’s concession to Catalan separatists

ANALYSIS: Enough of the potty protests, Madrid’s trial of Catalan leaders will be a civilised matter
Spain

ANALYSIS: Enough of the potty protests, Madrid’s trial of Catalan leaders will be a civilised matter

Jailed Catalan leaders moved to Madrid ahead of Feb 12 trial
Spain

Jailed Catalan leaders moved to Madrid ahead of Feb 12 trial

Spanish government and Catalan leaders meet in fresh talks
Spain

Spanish government and Catalan leaders meet in fresh talks

Court asks for jail transfer of Catalans before trial
Spain

Court asks for jail transfer of Catalans before trial

Supreme Court will judge 12 Catalan separatists while six others to face trial in Catalonia
Spain

Supreme Court will judge 12 Catalan separatists while six others to face trial in Catalonia

Spanish PM pledges fresh dialogue with Catalan separatists
Spain

Spanish PM pledges fresh dialogue with Catalan separatists

Protestors clash with police and block roads in Catalonia
Spain

Protestors clash with police and block roads in Catalonia

Jailed Catalan leaders call off hunger strike
Spain

Jailed Catalan leaders call off hunger strike

Protests planned ahead of Spanish government meeting in Barcelona
Spain

Protests planned ahead of Spanish government meeting in Barcelona

Interview: Jailed Catalan leader appeals for non-violence at protests
Spain

Interview: Jailed Catalan leader appeals for non-violence at protests

Spanish PM accuses Catalan separatists of ‘lying’ like Brexiteers
Spain

Spanish PM accuses Catalan separatists of ‘lying’ like Brexiteers

ANALYSIS: Are hardline Catalan separatists really going to attempt a violent breakaway?
Spain

ANALYSIS: Are hardline Catalan separatists really going to attempt a violent breakaway?

Madrid threatens to send national police to Catalonia to provide order
Spain

Madrid threatens to send national police to Catalonia to provide order

Catalan leader slammed for urging ‘Slovenian route’ to secession
Spain

Catalan leader slammed for urging ‘Slovenian route’ to secession

IN PICS: Thousands strike to demand end to austerity in Catalonia
Spain

IN PICS: Thousands strike to demand end to austerity in Catalonia

Former Catalan leader ordered to pay €4.9 million over vote
Spain

Former Catalan leader ordered to pay €4.9 million over vote

FOCUS: Catalan separatists torn asunder a year after independence bid
Spain

FOCUS: Catalan separatists torn asunder a year after independence bid

Spain’s Supreme Court orders trial of former Catalan leaders
Spain

Spain’s Supreme Court orders trial of former Catalan leaders

Catalans march for unity on Spain’s national day
Spain

Catalans march for unity on Spain’s national day

Madrid to take legal action over Catalan parliament vote against the monarchy
Spain

Madrid to take legal action over Catalan parliament vote against the monarchy

Catalonia appeals to Putin and Trump in bid for foreign mediation
Spain

Catalonia appeals to Putin and Trump in bid for foreign mediation

Is Carles Puigdemont about to win a Nobel Peace Prize?
Spain

Is Carles Puigdemont about to win a Nobel Peace Prize?

Spanish PM raps Catalan leader after unrest in Barcelona
Spain

Spanish PM raps Catalan leader after unrest in Barcelona

IN PICS: Catalan separatists’ divisions erupt with late night clashes on referendum anniversary
Spain

IN PICS: Catalan separatists’ divisions erupt with late night clashes on referendum anniversary

Catalonia: ‘To keep friends and family close it’s best not to talk politics’
Spain

Catalonia: ‘To keep friends and family close it’s best not to talk politics’

Pro-independence protesters in Catalonia block roads and railway line
Spain

Pro-independence protesters in Catalonia block roads and railway line

A year after referendum, Catalan separatists rudderless
Spain

A year after referendum, Catalan separatists rudderless

Catalans deeply divided a year after independence referendum
Spain

Catalans deeply divided a year after independence referendum

Catalan ex-leader to launch new party a year after independence bid
Spain

Catalan ex-leader to launch new party a year after independence bid

IN PICS: One million protesters rally in Barcelona for Catalan independence
Spain

IN PICS: One million protesters rally in Barcelona for Catalan independence

La Diada: Catalan separatists plan show of strength at Barcelona demo
Spain

La Diada: Catalan separatists plan show of strength at Barcelona demo

Catalonia independence crisis one year on
Spain

Catalonia independence crisis one year on

Spanish PM asks Catalan leader to talk to those against independence
Spain

Spanish PM asks Catalan leader to talk to those against independence

Spanish PM proposes referendum on greater autonomy for Catalonia
Spain

Spanish PM proposes referendum on greater autonomy for Catalonia

Anonymous hackers target Spain sites in Catalonia protest
Spain

Anonymous hackers target Spain sites in Catalonia protest

Catalan rift clouds Spain’s homage to attack victims
Spain

Catalan rift clouds Spain’s homage to attack victims

Anti-independence protest sees Spanish flags fly on Catalan beach
Spain

Anti-independence protest sees Spanish flags fly on Catalan beach

Madrid begins talks with Catalan separatist leaders
Spain

Madrid begins talks with Catalan separatist leaders

Scotland withdraws arrest warrant for Catalan ex-minister, Clara Ponsati
Spain

Scotland withdraws arrest warrant for Catalan ex-minister, Clara Ponsati

What next for deposed Catalan leader Puigdemont?
Spain

What next for deposed Catalan leader Puigdemont?

Spain drops international arrest warrant for Puigdemont
Spain

Spain drops international arrest warrant for Puigdemont

Catalan leader launches bid to unite separatist factions
Spain

Catalan leader launches bid to unite separatist factions

Catalan leader hopes for Scottish ‘support’ in independence bid
Spain

Catalan leader hopes for Scottish ‘support’ in independence bid

Spain court orders Puigdemont suspended as lawmaker
Spain

Spain court orders Puigdemont suspended as lawmaker

Not giving up: Catalan leader pushes for independence despite easing tensions
Spain

Not giving up: Catalan leader pushes for independence despite easing tensions

Spanish PM to meet Catalan president in bid to defuse tensions
Spain

Spanish PM to meet Catalan president in bid to defuse tensions

Imprisoned Catalan leaders to be moved to jails in the region this week
Spain

Imprisoned Catalan leaders to be moved to jails in the region this week

New Spanish PM urges Catalans to turn page on referendum
Spain

New Spanish PM urges Catalans to turn page on referendum

New Spain PM to move Catalan and Basque prisoners closer to home
Spain

New Spain PM to move Catalan and Basque prisoners closer to home

Goodbye Denmark? Faroese weigh pulling free of Danish grip
Denmark

Goodbye Denmark? Faroese weigh pulling free of Danish grip

Spain lifts financial controls on Catalonia, rules out referendum
Spain

Spain lifts financial controls on Catalonia, rules out referendum

Analysis: New PM brings glimmer of hope to Catalan crisis
Spain

Analysis: New PM brings glimmer of hope to Catalan crisis

Direct rule on Catalonia due to be lifted as separatist govt sworn in
Spain

Direct rule on Catalonia due to be lifted as separatist govt sworn in

German prosecutors seek Puigdemont extradition to Spain

German prosecutors seek Puigdemont extradition to Spain

Catalan president forms govt without jailed or exiled ministers
Spain

Catalan president forms govt without jailed or exiled ministers

Tensions rise on Catalan streets and beaches as divisions over secession deepen
Spain

Tensions rise on Catalan streets and beaches as divisions over secession deepen

Catalonia postpones swearing in new regional government
Spain

Catalonia postpones swearing in new regional government

German court again refuses to jail Puigdemont

German court again refuses to jail Puigdemont

Rajoy urges Catalonia to form ‘viable’ government
Spain

Rajoy urges Catalonia to form ‘viable’ government

New Catalan leader shuns King and constitution at swearing-in ceremony
Spain

New Catalan leader shuns King and constitution at swearing-in ceremony

Belgium court rejects extradition of Catalan ex-ministers
Spain

Belgium court rejects extradition of Catalan ex-ministers

Spanish PM and Catalonia’s new separatist leader agree to meet
Spain

Spanish PM and Catalonia’s new separatist leader agree to meet

Anti-racism group slams new Catalan leader
Spain

Anti-racism group slams new Catalan leader

Pep Guardiola and the long tradition of mixing football with politics
Spain

Pep Guardiola and the long tradition of mixing football with politics

Hardline separatist Torra appointed leader of Catalonia
Spain

Hardline separatist Torra appointed leader of Catalonia

Catalan lawmakers fail to agree on new president in first round vote
Spain

Catalan lawmakers fail to agree on new president in first round vote

What next: Is a new Catalan government finally in sight?
Spain

What next: Is a new Catalan government finally in sight?

Prosecutors hindering Catalan police violence probes: Amnesty
Spain

Prosecutors hindering Catalan police violence probes: Amnesty

Puigdemont rejects being chosen as next Catalan leader
Spain

Puigdemont rejects being chosen as next Catalan leader

PROFILE: Quim Torra, the Catalan separatist anointed by Puigdemont
Spain

PROFILE: Quim Torra, the Catalan separatist anointed by Puigdemont

Actor Viggo Mortensen joins pro-independence Catalan group
Spain

Actor Viggo Mortensen joins pro-independence Catalan group

Madrid blocks second Puigdemont comeback bid in Catalonia
Spain

Madrid blocks second Puigdemont comeback bid in Catalonia

IN PICS: Sant Jordi Day marked with yellow ‘protest’ roses
Spain

IN PICS: Sant Jordi Day marked with yellow ‘protest’ roses

Independence from Denmark key issue in Greenland vote
Denmark

Independence from Denmark key issue in Greenland vote

Fresh elections not in the interest of Catalonia, insists parliament speaker
Spain

Fresh elections not in the interest of Catalonia, insists parliament speaker

Massive march in Barcelona against jailing of separatist leaders
Spain

Massive march in Barcelona against jailing of separatist leaders

Spain gives Germany new Puigdemont info for extradition
Spain

Spain gives Germany new Puigdemont info for extradition

A new life in Switzerland for Catalan separatist Marta Rovira
Spain

A new life in Switzerland for Catalan separatist Marta Rovira

Spain court rules proposed Catalan leader must stay in jail
Spain

Spain court rules proposed Catalan leader must stay in jail

Catalan assembly speaker urges release of jailed presidential candidate
Spain

Catalan assembly speaker urges release of jailed presidential candidate

Court probes Catalan independence activists for ‘terrorism’
Spain

Court probes Catalan independence activists for ‘terrorism’

Puigdemont is allowed to stay in Berlin while case is heard
Spain

Puigdemont is allowed to stay in Berlin while case is heard

Spanish king backs judges during Catalonia visit
Spain

Spanish king backs judges during Catalonia visit

Puigdemont walks free from German jail and demands dialogue

Puigdemont walks free from German jail and demands dialogue

Spanish judge charges ex-Catalan police chief with sedition
Spain

Spanish judge charges ex-Catalan police chief with sedition

Police boost security in Catalonia as more protests loom
Spain

Police boost security in Catalonia as more protests loom

German prosecutors apply for Puigdemont to be deported to Spain

German prosecutors apply for Puigdemont to be deported to Spain

Puigdemont launches appeal against prosecution for secession bid
Spain

Puigdemont launches appeal against prosecution for secession bid

Hundreds rally in Berlin calling for Puigdemont’s release

Hundreds rally in Berlin calling for Puigdemont’s release

What next for deadlocked Catalonia?
Spain

What next for deadlocked Catalonia?

Catalonia separatist movement risks taking radical path
Spain

Catalonia separatist movement risks taking radical path

Crowdfund in Scotland raises £100K to fight Clara Ponsati extradition
Spain

Crowdfund in Scotland raises £100K to fight Clara Ponsati extradition

The Puigdemont files: what you need to know about the case

The Puigdemont files: what you need to know about the case

WATCH: Angry protest in Barcelona after ex-Catalan leader arrested
Spain

WATCH: Angry protest in Barcelona after ex-Catalan leader arrested

Catalan separatists face rebellion charge as another key figure flees abroad
Spain

Catalan separatists face rebellion charge as another key figure flees abroad

Catalan separatist candidate fails to win regional presidency
Spain

Catalan separatist candidate fails to win regional presidency

Catalan parliament to vote on new president
Spain

Catalan parliament to vote on new president

Supreme Court summons Catalan separatists as trial nears
Spain

Supreme Court summons Catalan separatists as trial nears

Jailed Catalan separatist mulls dropping leadership bid
Spain

Jailed Catalan separatist mulls dropping leadership bid

Puigdemont: Waiting to declare Catalonia independence ‘was a trap’
Spain

Puigdemont: Waiting to declare Catalonia independence ‘was a trap’

Moderates are Catalonia’s ‘big losers’: ex-minister
Spain

Moderates are Catalonia’s ‘big losers’: ex-minister

Puigdemont refuses to rule out fresh elections in Catalonia
Spain

Puigdemont refuses to rule out fresh elections in Catalonia

Jailed separatist proposed as candidate for Catalan presidency
Spain

Jailed separatist proposed as candidate for Catalan presidency

Anti-separatists in Catalonia march for fictional ‘Tabarnia’ region
Spain

Anti-separatists in Catalonia march for fictional ‘Tabarnia’ region

Katy Perry under fire for using Spanish flag in Barcelona gig promo
Spain

Katy Perry under fire for using Spanish flag in Barcelona gig promo

Exiled Puigdemont abandons bid to return as Catalan leader
Spain

Exiled Puigdemont abandons bid to return as Catalan leader

Catalan parliament slams Madrid ‘authoritarianism’, defends Puigdemont
Spain

Catalan parliament slams Madrid ‘authoritarianism’, defends Puigdemont

Pep Guardiola ready to give up ‘yellow ribbon’ Catalonia protest at City’s request
Spain

Pep Guardiola ready to give up ‘yellow ribbon’ Catalonia protest at City’s request

Separatists mull appointing jailed leader as Catalan president
Spain

Separatists mull appointing jailed leader as Catalan president

Support for Catalan independence at lowest level since 2014
Spain

Support for Catalan independence at lowest level since 2014

Guardiola defends Catalonia political symbol
Spain

Guardiola defends Catalonia political symbol

Catalan pro-independence lawmaker exiled in Switzerland demands ‘justice’

Catalan pro-independence lawmaker exiled in Switzerland demands ‘justice’

Censorship: Madrid art fair pulls photo exhibition of Spain’s political prisoners
Spain

Censorship: Madrid art fair pulls photo exhibition of Spain’s political prisoners

Spain court orders arrest of Catalan separatist exiled in Switzerland

Spain court orders arrest of Catalan separatist exiled in Switzerland

VOICES: Catalonia’s independence movement is losing support
Spain

VOICES: Catalonia’s independence movement is losing support

Leading Catalan separatist flees to Switzerland to evade justice

Leading Catalan separatist flees to Switzerland to evade justice

Leading Catalan separatist walks free on bail
Spain

Leading Catalan separatist walks free on bail

Ryanair drops airfares to Catalonia over secession crisis
Spain

Ryanair drops airfares to Catalonia over secession crisis

Catalans enlist EU court support on Puigdemont investiture
Spain

Catalans enlist EU court support on Puigdemont investiture

Puigdemont’s party seeks law change to allow rule from Belgium
Spain

Puigdemont’s party seeks law change to allow rule from Belgium

‘Pick a leader who respects the law’, Rajoy tells Catalonia
Spain

‘Pick a leader who respects the law’, Rajoy tells Catalonia

Jailed Catalan leaders appeal to United Nations
Spain

Jailed Catalan leaders appeal to United Nations

Catalonia at an impasse: So what next?
Spain

Catalonia at an impasse: So what next?

Puigdemont admits defeat in private messages caught on camera
Spain

Puigdemont admits defeat in private messages caught on camera

Ousted Catalan leader’s comeback bid delayed as vote postponed
Spain

Ousted Catalan leader’s comeback bid delayed as vote postponed

What next for Catalonia? Uncertainty swirls around Puigdemont investiture vote
Spain

What next for Catalonia? Uncertainty swirls around Puigdemont investiture vote

Spain turns to court to block Puigdemont’s Catalan comeback bid
Spain

Spain turns to court to block Puigdemont’s Catalan comeback bid

Spain takes step to block Puigdemont’s Catalan comeback bid
Spain

Spain takes step to block Puigdemont’s Catalan comeback bid

VIDEO: This is what Puigdemont did when presented with a Spanish flag in Denmark

VIDEO: This is what Puigdemont did when presented with a Spanish flag in Denmark

Spain on alert in case Puigdemont ‘sneaks home in car boot’
Spain

Spain on alert in case Puigdemont ‘sneaks home in car boot’

Sacked Catalan leader vows to lead despite Spain ‘threats’
Spain

Sacked Catalan leader vows to lead despite Spain ‘threats’

Ex-Catalan leader insists he CAN govern from Belgium exile
Spain

Ex-Catalan leader insists he CAN govern from Belgium exile

Catalan parliament meets as sacked leader seeks comeback
Spain

Catalan parliament meets as sacked leader seeks comeback

Pro-separatist Catalan parties back ex-leader for top job
Spain

Pro-separatist Catalan parties back ex-leader for top job

Catalan separatist party funded itself illegally, court rules
Spain

Catalan separatist party funded itself illegally, court rules

Madrid to keep control of Catalonia if Puigdemont tries to govern remotely
Spain

Madrid to keep control of Catalonia if Puigdemont tries to govern remotely

Ex-Catalan leader’s party pledges to re-elect him remotely
Spain

Ex-Catalan leader’s party pledges to re-elect him remotely

Spain to oppose ex-Catalan leader being re-elected from Belgium exile
Spain

Spain to oppose ex-Catalan leader being re-elected from Belgium exile

Troll convicted over Facebook post calling for ‘gang rape’ of Catalan politician
Spain

Troll convicted over Facebook post calling for ‘gang rape’ of Catalan politician

Puigdemont or not? Catalan independence camp has to choose
Spain

Puigdemont or not? Catalan independence camp has to choose

Jailed Catalan ex-vice president in court to seek release
Spain

Jailed Catalan ex-vice president in court to seek release

Lets talk: Ousted Catalan leader offers to meet PM
Spain

Lets talk: Ousted Catalan leader offers to meet PM

What would an independent Catalonia look like?
Spain

What would an independent Catalonia look like?

Divided Catalans face moment of truth on independence bid
Spain

Divided Catalans face moment of truth on independence bid

ANALYSIS Even if separatist parties win the Catalan election, international law doesn’t provide a right to independence
Spain

ANALYSIS Even if separatist parties win the Catalan election, international law doesn’t provide a right to independence

What next for Catalonia?
Spain

What next for Catalonia?

Spain blasts Catalan independence drive as ‘post-truth’
Spain

Spain blasts Catalan independence drive as ‘post-truth’

Latest polls show Catalan separatists could lose absolute majority in vote
Spain

Latest polls show Catalan separatists could lose absolute majority in vote

How does the rest of Spain feel about Catalan independence demands?
Spain

How does the rest of Spain feel about Catalan independence demands?

Explainer: How the independence drive has stalled the Catalan economy
Spain

Explainer: How the independence drive has stalled the Catalan economy

Outrage in Spain after man murdered for wearing ‘colours of Spanish flag’
Spain

Outrage in Spain after man murdered for wearing ‘colours of Spanish flag’

Belgium ends extradition case against Catalan leader
Spain

Belgium ends extradition case against Catalan leader

Is Spain still living under Francoism?
Spain

Is Spain still living under Francoism?

Spanish court orders seizure of ex-Catalan leader’s home
Spain

Spanish court orders seizure of ex-Catalan leader’s home

Spanish judge expands probe into Catalan separatists
Spain

Spanish judge expands probe into Catalan separatists

Scuffles break out as art is ‘plundered’ from Catalan museum
Spain

Scuffles break out as art is ‘plundered’ from Catalan museum

Analysis: Has the Catalan crisis highlighted partisanship in Spanish media?
Spain

Analysis: Has the Catalan crisis highlighted partisanship in Spanish media?

How the Catalonia crisis has paralyzed Spanish politics
Spain

How the Catalonia crisis has paralyzed Spanish politics

Spain drops European arrest warrant for axed Catalan leader
Spain

Spain drops European arrest warrant for axed Catalan leader

Catalan election campaign kicks off with candidates in jail
Spain

Catalan election campaign kicks off with candidates in jail

Separatists may lose absolute majority in Catalonia: poll
Spain

Separatists may lose absolute majority in Catalonia: poll

Judge orders Catalan ex-vice president and three others to remain in jail
Spain

Judge orders Catalan ex-vice president and three others to remain in jail

Ousted Catalan leader Puigdemont faces Belgian extradition hearing
Spain

Ousted Catalan leader Puigdemont faces Belgian extradition hearing

Puigdemont will remain in Belgium until Catalan elections over
Spain

Puigdemont will remain in Belgium until Catalan elections over

Jailed Catalan leaders could be freed as they face judge
Spain

Jailed Catalan leaders could be freed as they face judge

Spain’s Catholic Church speaks out against Catalan independence drive
Spain

Spain’s Catholic Church speaks out against Catalan independence drive

Assange warned by Ecuador over support for Catalonia
Spain

Assange warned by Ecuador over support for Catalonia

Ousted Catalan leader freed on bail in Belgium
Spain

Ousted Catalan leader freed on bail in Belgium

French Catalans offer to host ‘government in exile’ as tensions rise in Spain
France

French Catalans offer to host ‘government in exile’ as tensions rise in Spain

LISTEN: Austria turns right, Venice bids for freedom, France stamps on sex pests

LISTEN: Austria turns right, Venice bids for freedom, France stamps on sex pests

Catalan leader under cosh as independence deadline looms
Spain

Catalan leader under cosh as independence deadline looms

Catalan government allies say talks with Madrid ‘impossible’
Spain

Catalan government allies say talks with Madrid ‘impossible’

Spain sets deadline in Catalan independence dispute
Spain

Spain sets deadline in Catalan independence dispute

European Commission urges ‘respect for Spanish constitution’ in Catalonia crisis
Spain

European Commission urges ‘respect for Spanish constitution’ in Catalonia crisis

Spanish PM Rajoy asks Catalan government to ‘clarify’ if it declared independence
Spain

Spanish PM Rajoy asks Catalan government to ‘clarify’ if it declared independence

‘A lot of broken eggs, no tortilla’: How Spain’s press reacted to ‘suspended’ independence declaration
Spain

‘A lot of broken eggs, no tortilla’: How Spain’s press reacted to ‘suspended’ independence declaration

Spain accuses Puigdemont of ‘trickery’ and ‘ruses’
Spain

Spain accuses Puigdemont of ‘trickery’ and ‘ruses’

How Spain could react to ‘suspended’ Catalan independence declaration
Spain

How Spain could react to ‘suspended’ Catalan independence declaration

Spain to hold crisis talks after Catalan leader signs ‘suspended’ independence declaration
Spain

Spain to hold crisis talks after Catalan leader signs ‘suspended’ independence declaration

Spain has EU support on Catalan independence: Spanish minister
Spain

Spain has EU support on Catalan independence: Spanish minister

This is what could happen if Catalonia declares independence
Spain

This is what could happen if Catalonia declares independence

Balkan nationalists take hope from Catalan referendum
Spain

Balkan nationalists take hope from Catalan referendum

Analysis: An independent Catalonia’s tricky path to EU membership
Spain

Analysis: An independent Catalonia’s tricky path to EU membership

Research, exports and tourism power the Catalan economy
Spain

Research, exports and tourism power the Catalan economy

Scottish nationalists urge Spanish government to ‘respect’ Catalan vote
Spain

Scottish nationalists urge Spanish government to ‘respect’ Catalan vote

Timeline: The key events since Catalonia’s independence vote
Spain

Timeline: The key events since Catalonia’s independence vote

Merkel backs ‘unity of Spain’ in call with Rajoy
Spain

Merkel backs ‘unity of Spain’ in call with Rajoy

Spain government representative apologises for Catalan vote injuries
Spain

Spain government representative apologises for Catalan vote injuries

Catalan police chief appears in court accused of sedition
Spain

Catalan police chief appears in court accused of sedition

Spain’s constitutional court suspends key Catalan parliament session
Spain

Spain’s constitutional court suspends key Catalan parliament session

A major bank is considering ditching its headquarters in Catalonia
Spain

A major bank is considering ditching its headquarters in Catalonia

King’s speech on Catalonia ‘felt like a declaration of hostility’
Spain

King’s speech on Catalonia ‘felt like a declaration of hostility’

What happens next in Catalonia?
Spain

What happens next in Catalonia?

Catalonia could declare independence on Monday
Spain

Catalonia could declare independence on Monday

Podcast: “There’s no safe option in Catalonia now”

Podcast: “There’s no safe option in Catalonia now”

Spain accuses Catalan government of ‘inciting rebellion’
Spain

Spain accuses Catalan government of ‘inciting rebellion’

Football: Proud Pique a lightning rod in Catalonia chaos
Spain

Football: Proud Pique a lightning rod in Catalonia chaos

ANALYSIS Crisis in Catalonia: what happens next?
Spain

ANALYSIS Crisis in Catalonia: what happens next?

ANALYSIS: Spanish government crushes Catalan independence dreams – at a high price
Spain

ANALYSIS: Spanish government crushes Catalan independence dreams – at a high price

UN calls on Spain to probe referendum violence
Spain

UN calls on Spain to probe referendum violence

Madrid vows to ‘do everything’ to stop Catalan independence declaration
Spain

Madrid vows to ‘do everything’ to stop Catalan independence declaration

EU urges ‘dialogue’ in Catalan crisis
Spain

EU urges ‘dialogue’ in Catalan crisis

Spanish press review: From repression to the ‘treachery’ of Catalan police
Spain

Spanish press review: From repression to the ‘treachery’ of Catalan police

Rajoy says rule of law prevailed by blocking Catalan vote
Spain

Rajoy says rule of law prevailed by blocking Catalan vote

Spain’s Day of Shame: How the world reacts to Catalonia crisis
Spain

Spain’s Day of Shame: How the world reacts to Catalonia crisis

General strike called across Catalonia
Spain

General strike called across Catalonia

‘We have won the right to an independent state’ insists Catalan leader
Spain

‘We have won the right to an independent state’ insists Catalan leader

ANALYSIS: Can PM Rajoy survive the Catalan crisis?
Spain

ANALYSIS: Can PM Rajoy survive the Catalan crisis?

Tensions hit football as Barça match played behind closed doors
Spain

Tensions hit football as Barça match played behind closed doors

AS IT HAPPENED: Clashes at polling stations as Catalonia holds independence referendum
Spain

AS IT HAPPENED: Clashes at polling stations as Catalonia holds independence referendum

Police seal off 1,300 polling stations in Catalonia: govt
Spain

Police seal off 1,300 polling stations in Catalonia: govt

10 facts on Catalan President and pro-independence leader Carles Puigdemont
Spain

10 facts on Catalan President and pro-independence leader Carles Puigdemont

Spain heads for showdown over Catalan independence referendum
Spain

Spain heads for showdown over Catalan independence referendum

Catalan government says over 2,300 polling stations are ready for referendum
Spain

Catalan government says over 2,300 polling stations are ready for referendum

‘Oppressive climate’ for media freedom in Catalonia ahead of referendum: report
Spain

‘Oppressive climate’ for media freedom in Catalonia ahead of referendum: report

VOICES: What Catalans really think about the vote for independence
Spain

VOICES: What Catalans really think about the vote for independence

Spanish curbs on Catalan referendum  ‘appear to violate fundamental rights’: UN experts
Spain

Spanish curbs on Catalan referendum ‘appear to violate fundamental rights’: UN experts

Millions of ballots seized by police ahead of Catalan vote
Spain

Millions of ballots seized by police ahead of Catalan vote

Analysis: Could Madrid do more to convince Catalans?
Spain

Analysis: Could Madrid do more to convince Catalans?

Thousands of students take to Barcelona’s streets in defence of Catalan vote
Spain

Thousands of students take to Barcelona’s streets in defence of Catalan vote

Video: Ballot papers printed at secret location ahead of Catalan referendum
Spain

Video: Ballot papers printed at secret location ahead of Catalan referendum

Mayor of Barcelona calls for EU to mediate in Catalonia
Spain

Mayor of Barcelona calls for EU to mediate in Catalonia

S&P says it’s thinking of downgrading Catalonia’s debt rating
Spain

S&P says it’s thinking of downgrading Catalonia’s debt rating

Catalan police warn of public disorder if polling stations are closed on referendum day
Spain

Catalan police warn of public disorder if polling stations are closed on referendum day

Basque terrorist group ETA slams Madrid’s opposition to Catalan independence vote
Spain

Basque terrorist group ETA slams Madrid’s opposition to Catalan independence vote

Trump: ‘I think the people of Catalonia would stay with Spain’
Spain

Trump: ‘I think the people of Catalonia would stay with Spain’

Welcome to Catalonia’s most pro-independence town
Spain

Welcome to Catalonia’s most pro-independence town

Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont could face arrest over referendum
Spain

Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont could face arrest over referendum

Police probes Catalan referendum website developers
Spain

Police probes Catalan referendum website developers

‘We are Catalans’: Scots voice referendum solidarity
Spain

‘We are Catalans’: Scots voice referendum solidarity

Rajoy asks Catalan leaders to admit referendum ‘won’t happen’
Spain

Rajoy asks Catalan leaders to admit referendum ‘won’t happen’

To vote or not, independence or not: Catalonia divided
Spain

To vote or not, independence or not: Catalonia divided

Catalonia’s independence referendum: how the disputed vote led to crackdown
Spain

Catalonia’s independence referendum: how the disputed vote led to crackdown

Spain is shipping in police to boost forces in Catalonia…on a Loony Tunes boat
Spain

Spain is shipping in police to boost forces in Catalonia…on a Loony Tunes boat

OPINION: Catalonia’s de facto independence
Spain

OPINION: Catalonia’s de facto independence

ANALYSIS: Catalonia closes ranks against Spain in referendum row
Spain

ANALYSIS: Catalonia closes ranks against Spain in referendum row

Scottish leader raises concern over Catalonia crisis
Spain

Scottish leader raises concern over Catalonia crisis

Catalans rally into the night after major escalation of tensions with Madrid
Spain

Catalans rally into the night after major escalation of tensions with Madrid

Protesters gather in Barcelona as Catalan referendum dealt a blow
Spain

Protesters gather in Barcelona as Catalan referendum dealt a blow

VIDEO: Angry protests break out in Barcelona as police detain Catalan officials
Spain

VIDEO: Angry protests break out in Barcelona as police detain Catalan officials

Madrid has imposed ‘de facto’ state of emergency in Catalonia
Spain

Madrid has imposed ‘de facto’ state of emergency in Catalonia

Spain takes control of Catalonia’s finances to block referendum
Spain

Spain takes control of Catalonia’s finances to block referendum

Spain police search Catalan govt headquarters amid referendum row
Spain

Spain police search Catalan govt headquarters amid referendum row

Spain seizes Catalan referendum posters and summons mayors
Spain

Spain seizes Catalan referendum posters and summons mayors

Catalonia will face ‘brutal impoverishment’ as an independent state, warns Spain
Spain

Catalonia will face ‘brutal impoverishment’ as an independent state, warns Spain

Spanish police seize pro-Catalan referendum pamphlets
Spain

Spanish police seize pro-Catalan referendum pamphlets

Worried Catalan employers make referendum back-up plans
Spain

Worried Catalan employers make referendum back-up plans

Catalonia’s mayors caught in referendum crossfire
Spain

Catalonia’s mayors caught in referendum crossfire

Thousands of Basques march in solidarity with Catalan independence vote
Spain

Thousands of Basques march in solidarity with Catalan independence vote

‘We will vote’ say 700 Catalan mayors in referendum protest
Spain

‘We will vote’ say 700 Catalan mayors in referendum protest

Nine key pitfalls of Catalonia’s independence referendum
Spain

Nine key pitfalls of Catalonia’s independence referendum

Spain tightens control over Catalan spending as tensions soar
Spain

Spain tightens control over Catalan spending as tensions soar

Spanish PM due in Catalonia after fresh separatist challenge
Spain

Spanish PM due in Catalonia after fresh separatist challenge

Catalonia to launch campaign for independence referendum
Spain

Catalonia to launch campaign for independence referendum

Spain prosecutors threaten to arrest pro-referendum mayors in Catalonia
Spain

Spain prosecutors threaten to arrest pro-referendum mayors in Catalonia

Police ordered to seize ballot boxes ahead of Catalonia vote
Spain

Police ordered to seize ballot boxes ahead of Catalonia vote

Rafa Nadal speaks out against Catalan independence
Spain

Rafa Nadal speaks out against Catalan independence

Catalan independence: ‘Politicians are acting like children with a box of matches’
Spain

Catalan independence: ‘Politicians are acting like children with a box of matches’

Catalan youths drive push for independence from Spain
Spain

Catalan youths drive push for independence from Spain

La Diada: Seven things you need to know
Spain

La Diada: Seven things you need to know

La Diada: Giant crowd expected to rally for Catalan independence
Spain

La Diada: Giant crowd expected to rally for Catalan independence

Catalan independence vote divides region’s mayors
Spain

Catalan independence vote divides region’s mayors

Catalan leader vows to see through independence bid
Spain

Catalan leader vows to see through independence bid

Madrid toughens Catalonia stance as separatists push on
Spain

Madrid toughens Catalonia stance as separatists push on

Rajoy brands Catalan referendum an ‘intolerable act of disobedience’
Spain

Rajoy brands Catalan referendum an ‘intolerable act of disobedience’

Spain to charge Catalan leaders over independence vote
Spain

Spain to charge Catalan leaders over independence vote

Spain asks Constitutional Court to block Catalan parliament referendum vote
Spain

Spain asks Constitutional Court to block Catalan parliament referendum vote

Catalonia set for clash with Madrid over independence vote
Spain

Catalonia set for clash with Madrid over independence vote

Catalonia unveils beefed-up tax agency ahead of independence referendum
Spain

Catalonia unveils beefed-up tax agency ahead of independence referendum

Catalan separatists will impose border controls with referendum win
Spain

Catalan separatists will impose border controls with referendum win

One in three Bavarians want independence from Germany, poll shows
Germany

One in three Bavarians want independence from Germany, poll shows

Catalonia govt hit by resignations in pre-referendum crisis
Spain

Catalonia govt hit by resignations in pre-referendum crisis

Sardinian independence campaigner dies after hunger strike
Italy

Sardinian independence campaigner dies after hunger strike

Rajoy calls for calm in face of ‘authoritan delusions’ in separatist Catalonia
Spain

Rajoy calls for calm in face of ‘authoritan delusions’ in separatist Catalonia

Catalonia to declare immediate independence if ‘yes’ wins referendum
Spain

Catalonia to declare immediate independence if ‘yes’ wins referendum

Spanish Congress says ‘no’ to Catalan independence vote
Spain

Spanish Congress says ‘no’ to Catalan independence vote

Spanish court reins in Catalan foreign policy ambitions
Spain

Spanish court reins in Catalan foreign policy ambitions

Spanish Congress expected to reject Catalan independence vote
Spain

Spanish Congress expected to reject Catalan independence vote

Spain is bracing for rising tensions over Catalonia independence drive
Spain

Spain is bracing for rising tensions over Catalonia independence drive

Thousands rally in Barcelona for Catalan independence vote
Spain

Thousands rally in Barcelona for Catalan independence vote

Catalonia will hold October referendum on independence from Spain
Spain

Catalonia will hold October referendum on independence from Spain

‘I don’t want independence, I’m Spanish’: Thousands rally in Barcelona
Spain

‘I don’t want independence, I’m Spanish’: Thousands rally in Barcelona

Catalonia asks Spanish government for independence referendum (again)
Spain

Catalonia asks Spanish government for independence referendum (again)

Ex-PP foreign minister slams Rajoy’s Catalonia strategy
Spain

Ex-PP foreign minister slams Rajoy’s Catalonia strategy

80,000 Catalans gather to back pro-independence leaders
Spain

80,000 Catalans gather to back pro-independence leaders

Tens of thousands of Catalans to march for independence
Spain

Tens of thousands of Catalans to march for independence

‘Norrland should vote on independence from Sweden’
Sweden

‘Norrland should vote on independence from Sweden’

Catalans worn down by long independence drive
Spain

Catalans worn down by long independence drive

Catalan flag allowed at Spain’s cup final after ban lifted
Spain

Catalan flag allowed at Spain’s cup final after ban lifted

Anger as Catalan flag banned from major football match
Spain

Anger as Catalan flag banned from major football match

Catalonia moves ahead slowly with independence plans
Spain

Catalonia moves ahead slowly with independence plans

Catalonia triples fines against businesses not using Catalan
Spain

Catalonia triples fines against businesses not using Catalan

Finally Spanish PM meets with Catalan separatist leader
Spain

Finally Spanish PM meets with Catalan separatist leader

Catalonia ends deadlock appointing new leader in breakaway drive
Spain

Catalonia ends deadlock appointing new leader in breakaway drive

Catalan separatists to form government after Mas steps down
Spain

Catalan separatists to form government after Mas steps down

Catalan separatist leader Artur Mas unable to form government
Spain

Catalan separatist leader Artur Mas unable to form government

Separatists in deadlock as latest bid to form Catalan government fails
Spain

Separatists in deadlock as latest bid to form Catalan government fails

Catalonia’s independence bid: the ‘hot potato’ of Spanish elections
Spain

Catalonia’s independence bid: the ‘hot potato’ of Spanish elections

Puigdemont v ‘Pig Demont’: Ex-Catalan leader squeals on ham brand
Spain

Puigdemont v ‘Pig Demont’: Ex-Catalan leader squeals on ham brand

Bishops concerned over Catalonia independence ‘breaking up’ Spain
Spain

Bishops concerned over Catalonia independence ‘breaking up’ Spain

Exodus of 1,000 businesses from Catalonia over independence drive
Spain

Exodus of 1,000 businesses from Catalonia over independence drive

Catalonia lawmakers reject Artur Mas leadership bid for second time
Spain

Catalonia lawmakers reject Artur Mas leadership bid for second time

Spanish government challenges Catalan secession motion in court
Spain

Spanish government challenges Catalan secession motion in court

Mas struggles to become regional president amid leftist rebellion
Spain

Mas struggles to become regional president amid leftist rebellion

Catalan independence threat could boost Prime Minister Rajoy in polls
Spain

Catalan independence threat could boost Prime Minister Rajoy in polls

Catalan politicians give green light to controversial independence plan
Spain

Catalan politicians give green light to controversial independence plan

Parties appeal to Spain’s top court to block Catalonia secession plan
Spain

Parties appeal to Spain’s top court to block Catalonia secession plan

Basque separatists submit bill for the right to decide region’s ‘future’
Spain

Basque separatists submit bill for the right to decide region’s ‘future’

Spain’s main parties strike ‘unity’ pact against Catalonia separatists
Spain

Spain’s main parties strike ‘unity’ pact against Catalonia separatists

Ciudadanos proposes pact with PM to combat Catalan separatist drive
Spain

Ciudadanos proposes pact with PM to combat Catalan separatist drive

Spain PM to meet Podemos leader over Catalonia independence drive
Spain

Spain PM to meet Podemos leader over Catalonia independence drive

Spain PM to meet with opposition over Catalan independence drive
Spain

Spain PM to meet with opposition over Catalan independence drive

Catalan parliament opens with pro-independence majority but no chief
Spain

Catalan parliament opens with pro-independence majority but no chief

IN PICS: 16 arrested in Catalan referendum anniversary protests
Spain

IN PICS: 16 arrested in Catalan referendum anniversary protests

Catalan leader insists independence ballot was a ‘democratic rebellion’
Spain

Catalan leader insists independence ballot was a ‘democratic rebellion’

Scottish and Flemish nationalists welcome Catalan separatist victory
Spain

Scottish and Flemish nationalists welcome Catalan separatist victory

Q&A: Six things you need to know about the Catalan election results
Spain

Q&A: Six things you need to know about the Catalan election results

Catalan elections press review: Victory or failure for separatists?
Spain

Catalan elections press review: Victory or failure for separatists?

Catalan separatist win pressures Spain ahead of general election
Spain

Catalan separatist win pressures Spain ahead of general election

Catalans go to the polls in de facto referendum on independence
Spain

Catalans go to the polls in de facto referendum on independence

Q&A: Everything you need to know about the Catalan elections
Spain

Q&A: Everything you need to know about the Catalan elections

What would change if Catalonia declared independence from Spain?
Spain

What would change if Catalonia declared independence from Spain?

An historical look at the drive for Catalan independence
Spain

An historical look at the drive for Catalan independence

The rebirth of Catalan: how a once-banned language is thriving
Spain

The rebirth of Catalan: how a once-banned language is thriving

Catalan independence debate splits families ahead of regional election
Spain

Catalan independence debate splits families ahead of regional election

Politicans squabble over flags flying at Barcelona City Hall ceremony
Spain

Politicans squabble over flags flying at Barcelona City Hall ceremony

Catalan leader intends to negotiate an ‘amicable separation’ from Spain
Spain

Catalan leader intends to negotiate an ‘amicable separation’ from Spain

Threats and insults fly in the run up to Sunday’s Catalan breakaway vote
Spain

Threats and insults fly in the run up to Sunday’s Catalan breakaway vote

Catalonia and Madrid wage battle of diplomacy over independence
Spain

Catalonia and Madrid wage battle of diplomacy over independence

Separatists set to win a majority in Catalonia’s upcoming election: poll
Spain

Separatists set to win a majority in Catalonia’s upcoming election: poll

Banks: Catalan independence ‘would threaten financial stability’
Spain

Banks: Catalan independence ‘would threaten financial stability’

Independence for Catalonia would mean leaving EU, warns Brussels
Spain

Independence for Catalonia would mean leaving EU, warns Brussels

Foreigners within Catalonia adopt fervour of independence movement
Spain

Foreigners within Catalonia adopt fervour of independence movement

Obama backs ‘strong and unified’ Spain amid Catalan breakaway bid
Spain

Obama backs ‘strong and unified’ Spain amid Catalan breakaway bid

Flag-waving Catalans turn out for rally for independence from Spain
Spain

Flag-waving Catalans turn out for rally for independence from Spain

Catalan pro-secession parties could clinch parliamentary majority: poll
Spain

Catalan pro-secession parties could clinch parliamentary majority: poll

Catalan independence parties look set to win the most seats in election
Spain

Catalan independence parties look set to win the most seats in election

Artur Mas: parliament majority is all we need to declare independence
Spain

Artur Mas: parliament majority is all we need to declare independence

Spanish PM defends reforms that will counter Catalan separatism
Spain

Spanish PM defends reforms that will counter Catalan separatism

Message to Catalonia: ‘We are much better together,’ says ex-PM
Spain

Message to Catalonia: ‘We are much better together,’ says ex-PM

Spain’s Basque’s act to end decades of hurt
Spain

Spain’s Basque’s act to end decades of hurt

PM calls for huge turnout in Catalonia elections
Spain

PM calls for huge turnout in Catalonia elections

Catalonia calls early poll for independence vote
Spain

Catalonia calls early poll for independence vote

Catalonia to call election in independence push
Spain

Catalonia to call election in independence push

Barça to appeal Uefa fine for independence flags
Spain

Barça to appeal Uefa fine for independence flags

Off with his head! Bust of King axed by Barcelona
Spain

Off with his head! Bust of King axed by Barcelona

Catalan separatists ready to declare independence
Spain

Catalan separatists ready to declare independence

Barça hero to stand for Catalan independence
Spain

Barça hero to stand for Catalan independence

Catalan parties form pact for independence
Spain

Catalan parties form pact for independence

Catalonia independence movement loses support
Spain

Catalonia independence movement loses support

UEFA probes  Barça over independence flags
Spain

UEFA probes Barça over independence flags

Catalan ministers step down over independence
Spain

Catalan ministers step down over independence

Catalan symbolic vote ruled illegal by top court
Spain

Catalan symbolic vote ruled illegal by top court

Dublin mayor: ‘Catalonia deserves independence’
Spain

Dublin mayor: ‘Catalonia deserves independence’

Catalan separatist flags banned in elections
Spain

Catalan separatist flags banned in elections

I filmed in Catalonia, not Spain says Sean Penn
Spain

I filmed in Catalonia, not Spain says Sean Penn

Catalan statehood bid blown off course
Spain

Catalan statehood bid blown off course

Nationalists plan 2017 secession from Spain
Spain

Nationalists plan 2017 secession from Spain

Rise in opposition to Catalan independence
Spain

Rise in opposition to Catalan independence

Austrians in favour of unifying with South Tyrol
Italy

Austrians in favour of unifying with South Tyrol

Catalan embassies to boost independence bid
Spain

Catalan embassies to boost independence bid

Most Catalans say no to independence: new poll
Spain

Most Catalans say no to independence: new poll

Spanish hero named honorary US citizen
Spain

Spanish hero named honorary US citizen

Rajoy: No challenges to Spain’s unity allowed
Spain

Rajoy: No challenges to Spain’s unity allowed

Madrid–Barcelona capital sharing plan ‘crazy’
Spain

Madrid–Barcelona capital sharing plan ‘crazy’

Prosecutor files criminal suit against Catalan boss
Spain

Prosecutor files criminal suit against Catalan boss

Catalan cops to stop vote if ordered: security chief
Spain

Catalan cops to stop vote if ordered: security chief

Cabinet moves to block new Catalan ballot
Spain

Cabinet moves to block new Catalan ballot

‘We want independence in Catalonia this year’
Spain

‘We want independence in Catalonia this year’

Catalan leader should call plebiscite poll: aid
Spain

Catalan leader should call plebiscite poll: aid

Madrid to appeal Catalan electoral team
Spain

Madrid to appeal Catalan electoral team

I will not back down on vote: Catalan leader
Spain

I will not back down on vote: Catalan leader

Government: Catalan vote won’t take place
Spain

Government: Catalan vote won’t take place

Catalonia defies Madrid and calls referendum
Spain

Catalonia defies Madrid and calls referendum

Italy separatists unfazed by Scotland’s ‘no’
Italy

Italy separatists unfazed by Scotland’s ‘no’

‘Mas could get 15 years jail if vote takes place’
Spain

‘Mas could get 15 years jail if vote takes place’

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Germany

Why some Bavarians want a Scottish ‘Yes’

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Spain

Catalan separatists score ‘footy’ ad to win fans

‘Liberty comes at a price’: Catalan leader
Spain

‘Liberty comes at a price’: Catalan leader

New York Times hails Catalan vote plan
Spain

New York Times hails Catalan vote plan

Catalan town shuns independence fever
Spain

Catalan town shuns independence fever

Scots inspire separatists in Italy’s Germanic north
Italy

Scots inspire separatists in Italy’s Germanic north

Catalonia opens door to independence vote delay
Spain

Catalonia opens door to independence vote delay

Catalan leader grilled on independence on CNN
Spain

Catalan leader grilled on independence on CNN

‘Spain-Catalonia conflict worries me’: Pope
Spain

‘Spain-Catalonia conflict worries me’: Pope

Catalan leader defends independence stance
Spain

Catalan leader defends independence stance

Catalonia chief vows to call independence poll
Spain

Catalonia chief vows to call independence poll

Veneto activists released from jail
Italy

Veneto activists released from jail

Independent Catalonia can stay in EU: Report
Spain

Independent Catalonia can stay in EU: Report

Spanish village holds ‘independence vote’
Spain

Spanish village holds ‘independence vote’

Shakira slammed for singing in Catalan
Spain

Shakira slammed for singing in Catalan

Madrid blocks Catalan vote on independence
Spain

Madrid blocks Catalan vote on independence

Italy’s Northern League wants Venice autonomy
Italy

Italy’s Northern League wants Venice autonomy

Spain vows not to thwart Scotland’s independence
Spain

Spain vows not to thwart Scotland’s independence

Catalonia seeks right to vote on independence
Spain

Catalonia seeks right to vote on independence

‘Catalonia is a matter for Spain’: Brussels
Spain

‘Catalonia is a matter for Spain’: Brussels

‘I want my own life back’
Spain

‘I want my own life back’

Spanish book takes Catalonia fight overseas
Spain

Spanish book takes Catalonia fight overseas

‘We may have to leave EU’: Catalan president
Spain

‘We may have to leave EU’: Catalan president

Scotland slams UK-Spain independence ‘stitch-up’
Spain

Scotland slams UK-Spain independence ‘stitch-up’

‘Catalonia is Spain’s next crisis’: Financial Times
Spain

‘Catalonia is Spain’s next crisis’: Financial Times

Defiant Catalonia plans 2014 independence vote
Spain

Defiant Catalonia plans 2014 independence vote

Catalans back away from independence: Poll
Spain

Catalans back away from independence: Poll

Catalans join hands in huge independence push
Spain

Catalans join hands in huge independence push

Catalan chain aims to break Spanish bonds
Spain

Catalan chain aims to break Spanish bonds

Rebel Catalan town leads Spanish break-up fight
Spain

Rebel Catalan town leads Spanish break-up fight

Catalans form human chain for independence
Spain

Catalans form human chain for independence

‘Free Bavaria!’ demands veteran politician
Germany

‘Free Bavaria!’ demands veteran politician

Most Spaniards under 30 ‘too poor’ to flee the nest
Spain

Most Spaniards under 30 ‘too poor’ to flee the nest

Catalans gear up for 400km human chain
Spain

Catalans gear up for 400km human chain

‘Condoms for Catalonia’ campaign hits streets
Spain

‘Condoms for Catalonia’ campaign hits streets

‘Most Catalans just want to get out of Spain’
Spain

‘Most Catalans just want to get out of Spain’

Catalan boss thanks UK PM for vote support
Spain

Catalan boss thanks UK PM for vote support

Basques turn backs on indepedence
Spain

Basques turn backs on indepedence

New Barça shirts fly flag for Catalonia
Spain

New Barça shirts fly flag for Catalonia

Madrid fights Catalan independence vote
Spain

Madrid fights Catalan independence vote

One in five Bretons want independence: poll
France

One in five Bretons want independence: poll

Savoy separatists steal 38 French flags
France

Savoy separatists steal 38 French flags

Spain’s Supreme Court blocks jailed Catalan separatist’s bid to take seat as MEP
Spain

Spain’s Supreme Court blocks jailed Catalan separatist’s bid to take seat as MEP

IN PICTURES: Day of protest across Catalonia
Spain

IN PICTURES: Day of protest across Catalonia

Catalans take to the streets as general strike shuts down region
Spain

Catalans take to the streets as general strike shuts down region