Spanish government will challenge token consultation of Catalonia

The Spanish government of Mariano Rajoy announced on Friday the challenge to the consultation convened by the regional government of Catalonia on November 9 as an alternative to the independence referendum, vetoed by the Constitutional Court. “We have agreed raising a...

Rajoy apologizes to Spaniards for corruption cases of his party

The president of Spain, Mariano Rajoy, apologized yesterday to his compatriots in the Senate for corruption cases that affect his party. “I apologize on behalf of the Popular Party (PP) to all Spanish for having placed in responsible positions who were not worthy to do...

President Rajoy defends his management before the Ebola infection

The President of Spain, Mariano Rajoy, defended on September 8 his Executive management against criticism by the first contagion of Ebola, which took place in the country, the only so far recorded outside of Africa. Rajoy promised that he will inform of all new developments and...

Government of Rajoy urges Catalonia to dialogue by the consultation of independence

The Spanish Prime Minister, Mariano Rajoy, urged this Saturday to Catalonia to discuss and keep “together”, a day after the region announced that maintains the independence referendum on November 9 despite having been declared illegal by the Court constitutional....

Convening for Catalan query remains, Spanish government will impugn once again

The pro-independence parties to consultation in Catalonia, meeting with the regional president Artur Mas, agreed this Friday to keep the convening despite its suspension by the Spanish Constitutional Court. “It has been agreed as follows: to keep the convening with the will...

Catalan government will seek suspension lift against independence query

The President of the Catalan Government, Artur Mas, said this Wednesday that “right now” is not in the “stage” of “civil disobedience”, but on that of asking the Constitutional Court to lift the suspension of the query. At a meeting in the...

Consultation for Catalan independence is suspended by Spanish Court

The Spanish Constitutional Court (CC) today accepted to procedure the appeals of unconstitutionality submitted by the Government of Spain against the sovereignty query of Catalonia on 9 November. Following the decision, the referendum, formally convened by the President of...

President of Catalonia will formalize query convocation this Saturday

The Catalan President, Artur Mas, is expected to sign on Saturday the decreed by which he will convene the independence referendum of Catalonia next November 9th, Spanish media reported. Mas will sign the decree in the Palau de la Generalitat de Barcelona (seat of the Barcelona...