Catalonia Today

Marc Márquez; one step away from the title

Marc Márquez (Honda) has almost sentenced this year’s Moto GP title with his seventh win of the season, won at the Grand Prix of Thailand, the first time the track has been included in the World Cup...

justice

Police still searching for gun used in femicide

The Mossos d’Esquadra are still searching for the weapon used yesterday by Juan Antonio Jiménez to shoot and kill his wife Ana Maria Giménez, in Sant Joan les Fonts which was not locatedat the scene...

Opinion

Alzheimer’s: involving patients in early detection

Why, if we control our blood pressure, sugar levels and cholesterol on a regular basis, do we never test our memory? Examining our cognitive abilities regularly will help healthcare professionals improve...

ANC calls for a unified strategy for the Republic

The pro-independence civic organisation, the Catalan National Assembly (ANC), yesterday called on the JxCat and ERC parties to set out “a unified and clear government strategy for the implementation...

Europe

Rally in Riace to show support for mayor

Some 4,000 people took part yesterday in a demonstration in the southern Italian town of Riace, to show their support for mayor Domenico Lucano, who is currently under house arrest after being accused...

Barcelona take on Valencia tonight at Mestalla stadium

Barcelona travel to the Mestalla stadium this evening to take on Valencia at 8.45pm. Ernesto Valverde’s side will be looking to hold on to top spot in La Liga after only managing two points from their...

immigration

Police union files suit over treatment of young migrants

The Barcelona prosecutor has accepted a suit filed by Catalan police union, Sap-Fepol, and will open an investigation into the Dgaia child protection service for allowing underage migrants to sleep in...

The great Catalan diva

Montserrat Caballé died yesterday in Barcelona aged 85, dafter a long illness. Artists, politicians and opera houses paid tribute to the singer

politics

Torra and Aragonès project image of unity after falling out

The Government continues. Quim Torra and Pere Aragonès went to lengths yesterday to project an image of contrition and stability to prop up the executive following the falling out - they termed “difficulties”...