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  1. Rallies held across Spain against Catalonia’s planned secession

    Presstv.com - Media 10.07 / 14:34 presstv.com
    Spaniards march for unity as the Catalonia parliament plans declaration of…
  2. The Latest: Thousands rally in Spain to avoid Catalan split

    Media.wben.com - Buffalo 10.07 / 11:11 media.wben.com
    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) -- The Latest on Spain's political crisis amid Catalonia's push for independence (all times…
  3. Spain approves mechanism to fast-track business relocation out of Catalonia

    Poandpo.com - Politics 10.07 / 11:10 poandpo.com
    The Spanish government approved a decree that sets in place a fast track mechanism for businesses looking to relocate their headquarters out of Catalonia amid economic uncertainties resulting from a controversial independence bid in the region. The measure approved by Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s cabinet, which will a…
  4. Spain braces for more protests over Catalonia

    Presstv.com - Media 10.07 / 08:38 presstv.com
    Spain braced for more protests Saturday despite tentative signs that Catalonia and Madrid may be seeking to defuse a recent…
  5. German government backs Spain’s violent crackdown on Catalonia

    Wsws.org - Europe 10.07 / 06:36 wsws.org
    The German government has backed Madrid’s suppression of the Catalonian independence referendum because it, too, is preparing to crack down on social and political opposition at h…
  6. Spain's constitutional court suspends Catalan parliament session in attempt to block independence

    France24.com -Europe 10.07 / 05:20 www.france24.com
    Spain's constitutional court on Thursday ordered the suspension of a planned session in Catalonia's parliament, which separatist leaders have called for the region to declare…
  7. With independence crisis brewing, what's next for Spain's Catalonia region?

    LATimes-Europe 10.07 / 05:20 latimes.com
    It might seem like a sudden crisis, but it has been brewing for decades — if not centuries. Breakaway sentiment in Spain’s northeastern region of Catalonia, an area that remains fiercely proud of its own language and culture, threatens to rip the national fabric of a modern European dem…
  8. Letter from Girona: The Day Spain Lost Catalonia

    Occupy.com - New York (NY) 10.07 / 05:12 occupy.com
    On Tuesday, Catalonia staged a general strike against last weekend's violence. The government is expected to issue a statement of unilateral independence if a Yes vote is…
  9. Spain clinches World Cup spot with win against Albania

    Spain has easily defeated Albania 3-0 to secure a World Cup berth. Rodrigo, Isco and Thiago Alcantara scored first-half goals to give Spain an insurmountable five-point lead over Italy with one round to go in Group…
  10. Spain prepares military crackdown in Catalonia

    Greanvillepost.com - U.S. 10.07 / 04:28 greanvillepost.com
    ALEX LANTIER—The Catalan crisis has in particular exposed the bankruptcy of Podemos. It ceaselessly promoted illusions in the PSOE, which is rapidly moving to endorse a crackdown in Catalonia since the king’s speech, calling on the PSOE to form a joint government to oust Rajoy.READ ON…
  11. Spain scores thrice in first half to beat Albania and secure World Cup spot

    Spin.ph - Internet 10.07 / 01:57 spin.ph
    Spain scores thrice in first half to ease past Albania and secure World Cup…
  12. Amid Catalan crisis, Madrid prepares military rule across Spain

    Rinf.com - U.S. 10.06 / 21:34 rinf.com
      Amid Catalan crisis, Madrid prepares military rule across Spain By Alejandro López 6 October 2017 The Spanish political establishment is now openly debating its options for how to crack down on the secessionist movement in Catalonia and install military rule across the entire country. Two weeks ago, the debate was whether the Spanish minority […
  13. Spain clinch World Cup place

    Espnfc.com - Soccer 10.06 / 21:22 espnfc.com
    After they won and Italy drew, Spain have secured a place at Russia 2018. The 2010 world champions eased past Alabnia 3-0, while Italy were 1-1 by Macedonia. Elsewhere, Serbia missed their chance to qualify. Read…
  14. Spain fans jeer Pique in Alicante ahead of World Cup qualifier

    Sportingnews.com - All Sports 10.06 / 20:20 sportingnews.com
    While the announcing of the Barcelona star's name was greeted with a few cheers, they were drowned out by whistles and boos after a turbulent…
  15. Catalonia's Referendum Unmasks Authoritarianism in Spain

    Rinf.com - U.S. 10.06 / 18:30 rinf.com
    I have long worried about the rise of authoritarianism in the European Union. The Spanish government’s violent crackdown during the Catalonia referendum on Oct. 1 is the latest crisis to challenge EU institutions. Several member states are facing serious questions about territorial sovereignty. Just look to the Scottish referendum to leave the U.K. and questions opened up by the Brexit […
  16. Spain: "Almeria is a leading horticultural producer thanks to its growers"

    Hortidaily.com - Industries 10.06 / 17:36 hortidaily.com
    Ejidomar SCA has celebrated its traditional lunch for partners, held yearly around this time of the year. The Ejido-based cooperative, which was founded over 4 decades ago, brought 325 partners and relatives together to celebrate the end of the campaign and the start of the new one.Before the…
  17. Gurit to move UK prepreg business to Spain

    Materialstoday.com - Science 10.06 / 17:14 materialstoday.com
    Gurit says that it will transfer its UK prepreg business to its Spanish prepreg production facility by summer 2018. According to the company, following recent change from the use of pre-impregnated fibers (prepregs) to infusion technology to make wind energy blades, Gurit faced non-utilisation in China and Canada and underutilization of its prepreg production capacity in Europe in recent years. As a result, the prepreg plants in China and Canada were closed in earlier years. In Europe,…
  18. Spain prepares military crackdown in Catalonia

    Wsws.org - Europe 10.06 / 17:06 wsws.org
    The European Union is supporting Madrid's plans for a bloody military-police intervention in Catalonia and to impose a state of emergency across…
  19. Amid Catalan crisis, Madrid prepares military rule across Spain

    Wsws.org - Europe 10.06 / 17:06 wsws.org
    Voices in the Spanish press are calling for imposing various states of emergency that would suspend basic democratic rights and hand power to the…
  20. Spain: Mix Flowers Project wins award at Iberflora

    Floraldaily.com - Lifestyle 10.06 / 17:05 floraldaily.com
    The Mix Flowers project of the cooperative of ornamental plant producers, Corma, has been this year’s winner of the Professor Ballester-Olmos award presented by the Official College of Agricultural and Graduate Technical Engineers of Valencia and Castellon (COITAVC). The prize has been presented at the …