17th February 2020

Laura Borràs

Barcelona News Catalonia News Headlines Madrid News Main News

Pedro Sánchez calls for ‘dialogue’ and ‘agreement’ over Catalonia

News Desk
In the Spanish Congress on Wednesday, prime minister Pedro Sánchez reiterated his call for ‘dialogue’ in search of an ‘agreement’ with Catalonia, and asked opposition
Barcelona News Catalonia News Madrid News Main News

Quim Torra disqualified from Catalan presidency

News Desk
Catalan president Quim Torra has said that he will not accept the order from the Spanish Electoral Authority (JEC) ordering that he must be disqualified from his post.
Barcelona News Catalonia News Madrid News Main News

Spanish Parliament reconvenes, yet still no government

News Desk
The Spanish Parliament reconvened on Tuesday, with MPs who won seats in the general election of 10 November taking the oath – yet still without a majority
Barcelona News Catalonia News Madrid News Main News

Franco removed, but ‘Francoism still very present’ argue many

Newsdesk / ACN
‘Today, Spain is fulfilling its duty to itself,’ said acting Spanish prime minister, Pedro Sánchez, on Thursday, as the remains of the late dictator Francisco
Barcelona News Catalonia News Madrid News Main News

Strong reactions from politicians following arrest of nine activists

Newsdesk / ACN
The arrest of nine Catalan pro-independence activists being accused of ‘terrorism’ has provoked outrage among the parties in favour of a self-determination referendum. The Catalan president,
Barcelona News Catalonia News Madrid News Main News

Sánchez blames Iglesias for failure in 2nd investiture vote

Newsdesk / ACN
Pedro Sánchez has failed again in the second round of votes to be named prime minister in the Spanish Congress. The Socialists (PSOE) won only 124
Barcelona News Catalonia News Madrid News Main News

As investiture debate continues, coalition still uncertain

Newsdesk / ACN
The main pro-independence party in the Spanish Congress, the Esquerra Republicana (ERC) party, extended its hand to Pedro Sánchez during the parliamentary debate to name him as
Barcelona News Catalonia News Madrid News Main News

Pedro Sánchez to form new Spanish Government

News Desk
Acting Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez is to form a new government in Spain, after receiving and accepting the order from Felipe VI to be the