Catalonia Today

For the “common good”

Montoro admits his department is now receiving weekly audits but insists on “indefinite” spending control that will ensure payment of civil servant salaries


Let’s keep calm and do it our way

When people began to become more active on the independence issue in favour and were faced with Spain’s negative reaction, someone resurrected an famous British WWII slogan “keep calm and carry on.”...

Forcing the law to the limit

State prosecutor summons first 37 mayors for openly supporting October 1 referendum amid challenges to legality of using local police as judicial officers


Serbian Prime Minister leads Gay Pride parade

The Serbian Prime Minister, Ana Brnabic, a lesbian, yesterday led the LGBT Pride March in Belgrade, where she said that the situation of homosexuals in her country had improved and that there is tension,...


London eases recent terrorist alert level

The UK has reduced the terror alert level from “critical” to “severe” after the arrest of two people in connection with the explosion on Friday in the London Underground. The Minister of the Interior,...


Quick test helps in treatment of schizophrenia

A new test has been developed to determine the capacity of short-term memory, mental speed and organizational capacities of schizophrenics in just 20 minutes will provide each patient to be treated in...


Barcelona attends to 3,000 asylum seekers

Since January, over 2,900 people have been given assistance as asylum seekers in Barcelona by the Service for Immigrants, Emigrants and Refugees (Saier). The service’s director Ramon Sanahuja, and municipal...


Foo Fighters return after 15 year absence

The US rock band that is capable to filling Wembly Stadium two nights running returned to Barcelona on Saturday following a 15-year absence. Led by former Nirvana member Dave Groh, the band captivated...

Refugees left to fend for themselves

This summer has seen a drastic drop in the number of arrivals of refugees in Italy. Finally, the Italian authorities have accepted that the EU is either unwilling or unable to force its member countries...