Catalonia Today

Barcelona host Betis; Espanyol away to Sevilla

Barcelona welcome Real Betis to Camp Nou at 4.15 pm, looking for a fourth consecutive win to consolidate their lead at the top of La Liga table. Betis meanwhile have not won in the league since September....

environment

AMB subsidy to buy non-polluting vehicles

Barcelona’s metropolitan authority, the AMB, has launched a grant to help firms distributing goods in urban areas to acquire zero-emission vehicles. The 60,000-euro subsidy is to promote the use of non-polluting...

Alejandro Fernández, new head of Catalan PP

Tarragona MP Alejandro Fernández yesterday took over as head of the Catalan wing of the People’s Party (PP), with 97% of the vote as the only candidate in an extraordinary party congress in Sitges....

culture

Backstreet Boys to perform in Barcelona in May

After a long 14 months performing in Las Vegas, US band, Backstreet Boys, have announced a world tour that will see them play Barcelona’s Palau Sant Jordi stadium on May 17, next year. The European leg...

Girona take on Leganés at home this evening

Girona will be looking for their first back-to-back home victories of the season this evening when they welcome Leganés to the Montilivi stadium at 8.45pm. In their last home game on October 27. they...

health

Surgeons using magnets to reduce incisions

Improvements in surgical procedures often involve reducing the size and number of incisions. Now, the Vall d’Hebron hospital’s pediatric surgery section is using magnets to reduce the number of incisions...

society

Man who threatened to kill Sánchez worked at the CTTI

Manuel Murillo Sánchez, who has been in custody since September accused of planning an attempt on the life of Spanish prime minister, Pedro Sánchez, until the end of last year worked at the Catalan government’s...

The government against Lesmes

Catalan executive to officially demand Spain’s Attorney General investigate Supreme Court head over mortgage u-turn

POINT MADE

In denial, as his country bleeds

It’s only been two weeks since the synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh, and the United States is now dealing with another gun attack, this time in California, with 12 dead in a shooting by an ex-marine....