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Europe's most-sought drug fugitive caught in Barcelona
Crime/Incidents Tue, Mar 27, 2018

Europe's most-sought drug fugitive caught in Barcelona

EUROPOL'S most-wanted criminal on the run and the only woman in the organisation's top 70 fugitives, Tania Varela, has been arested in Vilanova i la Geltrú (Barcelona province) after four years of hiding from...

Air China launches non-stop Barcelona-Peking flight
Travel/Tourism Mon, Mar 26, 2018

Air China launches non-stop Barcelona-Peking flight

THE first-ever direct flight from Barcelona to China was unveiled today (Sunday) at El Prat airport and will replace the existing route which stops for refuelling in Vienna, Austria. Air China will increase its...

Riots in Catalunya over Puigdemont's arrest
Politics Mon, Mar 26, 2018

Riots in Catalunya over Puigdemont's arrest

MASS protests across Catalunya over former regional president Carles Puigdemont's arrest in Germany have led to several demonstrators ending up in handcuffs and the A-7 motorway through the province of Girona being...

Puigdemont arrested in Germany on way home to Belgium
Politics Sun, Mar 25, 2018

Puigdemont arrested in Germany on way home to Belgium

DEPOSED Catalunya president Carles Puigdemont has been arrested whilst driving back to his home in Belgium from Finland. An international arrest warrant issued on Friday by Supreme Court judge Pablo Llarena led to...

Finnish police receive extradition order for Puigdemont
Politics Sat, Mar 24, 2018

Finnish police receive extradition order for Puigdemont

CATALUNYA'S deposed president Carles Puigdemont has attended the nearest police station in Finland after learning that an international arrest warrant had been issued by Supreme Court judge Pablo Llarena. Puigdemont...

Girl, 14, hangs from eighth-floor beam for 'selfie'
Crime/Incidents Tue, Mar 20, 2018

Girl, 14, hangs from eighth-floor beam for 'selfie'

A TEENAGE girl hanging from a concrete beam eight floors up so her friend could take a photo of her had to be rescued from a Barcelona block of flats, Catalunya regional police reported yesterday (Monday). Mossos...

Exiled Catalunya minister now working in UK
Politics Sat, Mar 10, 2018

Exiled Catalunya minister now working in UK

FORMER education minister for Catalunya Clara Ponsatí has left Belgium – where she was in exile with three of her colleagues and deposed regional president Carles Puigdemont – and is now in the UK. She has returned...

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