Showing posts with label Spain. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Spain. Show all posts

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

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Sunday, October 25, 2020

Spain decrees state of alarm, orders curfew to curb Covid cases | Agencia EFE

The Spanish government on Sunday decreed a new state of alarm and announced a night-time curfew as authorities grapple with a second wave of Covid-19.

Monday, September 28, 2020

Fresh uncertainty in Catalonia as court rules against leader

Fresh uncertainty in Catalonia as court rules against leader


Spain’s Supreme Court has barred Catalonia’s regional president from his office for refusing to remove a banner that called for the release of imprisoned separatist leaders and was displayed on a public building ahead of the 2019 general election.

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Espagne: après la chute de Rajoy, la droite élit son nouveau chef

Soraya Saenz de Santamaria
Groggy après la chute de Mariano Rajoy, le Parti Populaire espagnol (droite) va choisir samedi son nouveau chef, entre Soraya Saenz de Santamaria, ancienne bras droit de Rajoy, et Pablo Casado, jeune loup tendance droite dure.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Thousands protest in Barcelona for release of Catalan leaders

Thousands protest in Barcelona
Thousands of Catalans have protested in Barcelona for the release of separatist leaders held over their role in the region's secession bid and the return of those who fled abroad into self-exile.

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Saturday, June 16, 2018

France to take in some migrants from Aquarius ship

France to take in some migrants from Aquarius ship
Spain has said it has accepted an offer from France to take in some migrants and refugees from the Aquarius rescue ship, currently en route to Spain with more than 600 people on board.

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Espagne: Mariano Rajoy dit quitter "définitivement" la politique

Mariano Rajoy dit quitter "définitivement" la politique
L'ancien chef du gouvernement conservateur espagnol Mariano Rajoy, qui a annoncé mardi quitter la tête du Parti populaire après avoir été renversé par le parlement, a assuré mercredi qu'il abandonnait la politique "définitivement".

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Pedro Sánchez is sworn in as Spain's new prime minister

Pedro Sánchez is sworn in as Spain's new prime minister
Spanish Socialist Pedro Sánchez has been sworn in as the country's new prime minister by King Felipe after the ousting of conservative Mariano Rajoy.

Friday, June 1, 2018

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Spain's PM Will Not Resign Ahead of No-Confidence Vote

Spain's PM Will Not Resign Ahead of No-Confidence Vote
Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy is currently under investigation over allegations of corruption and other forms of wrongdoing by his party. This morning, he addressed the country's lower house of parliament as a part of two-day proceedings, which will conclude with a vote over the official's future in the government.

Friday, May 25, 2018

Spain's Rajoy to Face Vote of No Confidence over Ruling Party Graft Case

Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy
Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy will face a vote of no confidence over a graft case involving members of his People's Party (PP) in which a High Court judge also questioned the credibility of his testimony as a witness last year.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

22 arrested in Catalonia for rerouting public funds for independence bid

22 arrested in Catalonia for rerouting public funds for independence bid
National Police have been involved in raids in northeast Spain that have led to the arrest of 22 people on Thursday on suspicion they were linked to the alleged rerouting of public funds to entities connected to an illegal pro-independence bid launched by Catalonia last year, sources close to the investigation told EFE.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

German Court Rejects Call for Puigdemont to be Rearrested


German Court Rejects Call for Puigdemont to be Rearrested
A German court on Tuesday rejected a request from prosecutors to take former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont back into custody pending a decision on whether he can be extradited to Spain.

Monday, May 21, 2018

Madrid Blocks Catalan Councilors as Stand-Off Drags On

Madrid Blocks Catalan Councilors as Stand-Off Drags On
The Spanish government on Monday recognized the powers of newly-elected Catalan leader Quim Torra but objected to his choice of councilors - some of whom are being held in custody - and refused to ratify his chosen team, official documents showed.

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