Strength, precision and calls for independence at Catalonia's human tower competition
Forty-two teams of 'castellers' gathered on Sunday (October 7) in Spain's northeastern city of Tarragona in Catalonia to compete in the city's human tower building competition amid calls for Catalan independence by participants and spectators.
'Goodbye Rajoy!' Catalan papers rejoice in Spanish PM's ouster
Papers in Catalonia happily bid farewell to Mariano Rajoy in the Basque language - a nod to the Basque party that tipped the scales in favour of the prime minister's ouster.
Catalan separatists nab shock narrow victory
Catalonia's separatist parties won a slim majority late Thursday in a vote Spain called to try to end a political crisis. That gamble looks to have backfired.
Catalonia begins voting in pivotal election
Polls open in regional elections in Catalonia after Madrid sacked the former leaders for holding an independence referendum.
Puigdemont miffed at lack of EU support
Catalonia's ousted leader Carles Puigdemont has sharply criticized the European Union for not supporting the region's bid for independence. He is in Brussels facing possible extradition back to Spain to face charges.
Sacked Catalonia leader turns self in to Belgian police
Sacked Catalonia leader Carles Puigdemont and four associates turned themselves in to Belgian police on Sunday, following Spain’s issuing of an arrest warrant.
French papers react to verdict in trial of Toulouse gunman's brother
French papers are also talking about Catalonia, a new tax for businesses, and a sperm shortage.
Spain sacks Catalan government after independence vote
The Madrid government sacks Catalonia’s president and dismisses its parliament, hours after the region declared itself an independent nation in Spain’s gravest political crisis since the return of democracy four decades ago.