Catalonia Today

EU again accused of inaction over rights

Puigneró lodges complaint after European Commission fails to rule on state Internet censorship related to 1-O


Catalonia says farewell to its diva

Schubert’s Ave Maria, ’Lcia ch’io pianga’ by Haendel, ’O mio babbino caro’, by Giacomo Puccini, and ’La Vergina Degli Angeli’ by Giuseppe Verdi, all in the voice of Montserrat Caballé,...


Caixa Foundation donates €3m for child cancer

Fundació Caixa will contribute €3 million to the new Pediatric Cancer Center in Barcelona, at the Sant Joan de Déu hospital, Isidre Fainé, and the managing director of the hospital, Manel del Castillo,...


China accuses Interpol chief of corruption

Meng Hongwei, the former Interpol chief, is under investigation for taking bribes, China’s ministry of public security (MPS) said on Monday, becoming the latest top official to fall in President Xi Jinping’s...

UN predicts climate chaos if action not taken

Both society in general and world economic powers have to make a change of “unprecedented magnitude” if they wish to prevent climate change from plunging the planet into chaos. This is the warning...

Fight over school lunches

Parents, unions, local groups and educational entities plan demonstrations to stop the change in school cafeterias and could present a citizen’s law


Far-right VOX rallies against Catalonia

The far-right VOX party filled the Vistalegre pavillion in Madrid where there were screams of “Puigdemont in prison” and “let’s get them!” Some 4,000 people were left outside the hall which can...

Lewis Hamilton dominates Japan Gran Prix

Lewis Hamilton stormed to victory at the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday, claiming his fourth straight Formula One win and moving a step closer to a fifth world championship. Starting from pole, the Mercedes...


La Caixa invites 22 at-risk familes to Port Aventura

A total of 22 families from vulnerable environments enjoyed a weekend at Port Aventura as guests of La Caixa. The initiative is part of the celebration of the 10th anniversary of Caixa Proinfància, so...