Prosecutors in Spain are bringing charges of disobedience against Catalan regional president Quim Torra after he allegedly failed to comply with orders from the country’s electoral board.
The former president of Spain’s Catalonia region, Carles Puigdemont, has returned to a German prison where he spent nearly two weeks last year to drop off a donation of books.
Spain withdraws European arrest warrant for former Catalan politician and St Andrews University academic Clara Ponsati
SPAIN has withdrawn a European arrest warrant for former Catalan politician and St Andrews University academic Clara Ponsati, who has been fighting extradition from the UK.
CATALONIA'S president is due to meet with Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and a former minister from the region facing extradition during a visit to Edinburgh on Wednesday.
FORMER Catalan education minister Professor Clara Ponsati will return to court today to continue her battle against extradition to Spain.
CATALONIA is best known for football, culture and city breaks in its capital city of Barcelona.
SPAIN faces a territorial showdown after Catalonia's regional parliament voted to establish an independent republic, prompting the Spanish Senate to authorise the government to take control of the region.
CATALONIA'S regional parliament has passed a motion saying it will establish an independent Catalan Republic.
CARLSBERG don’t do irony, but Spain does, as Thursday’s Fiesta Nacional de Espana proved.
VOTERS are ready to defy heavy security today to ensure the independence poll in Catalonia goes ahead – despite the referendum being banned by the Spanish government.