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  1. People attend a rally on Catalonia's national day 'La Diada' in Barcelona

    Catalan separatists pack Barcelona to demand split from Spain

    Around one million people filled central Barcelona on Tuesday to celebrate Catalonia's commemorative day and boost a bid for independence which ...
  2. Tourists sunbathe in El Arenal beach in the island of Mallorca

    Barcelona hotel income falls 14 percent in summer: trade group

    Hotels in Barcelona, the capital of the Spanish region of Catalonia, saw revenue fall 14 percent this summer, a trade association said on ...
  3. Catalonia has a population of some 7.5 million and accounts for one fifth of the Spanish economy

    Spanish PM proposes referendum on greater autonomy for Catalonia

    Spain's prime minister on Monday proposed holding a referendum in Catalonia on greater autonomy for the wealthy region but ruled out allowing a ...
  4. Quim Torra

    Tensions rise in Catalonia over pro-independence yellow ribbons

  5. A man shot dead when he tried to attack a police station in northeast Spain was gay and suicidal,

    Spain knife attacker was gay and suicidal, says wife: Reports

  6. A placard reading "Peace" is seen during a ceremony in memory of victims of the twin Isla

    Barcelona remembers Islamist attacks as political tensions remain

    Barcelona paid tribute on Friday to the victims of a jihadist militant rampage last year which killed 16 people, against a backdrop of simmering ...
  7. Spain's Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez meets with pro-independence Catalan leader Quim Torra at

    Spain PM meets Catalan leader in bid to defuse political tensions

    Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez met pro-independence Catalan leader Quim Torra on Monday for the first time, in a move that signals a ...
  8. A man waves an "Estelada", Catalan separatist flag, outside the Generalitat Palace in Bar

    Spain to appeal Catalan independence motion ahead of talks

    Spain's government said on Friday it would appeal against a motion by Catalonia to press on with its independence drive, as tensions rise ahead of ...
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    Spain to move Catalan separatist prisoners closer to home

  10. Spain's Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez steps out to welcome Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar at

    Spanish government makes gesture to Catalan separatists on prisoners

    Spain's new government on Thursday said it was open to moving jailed Catalan separatists closer to home, the latest gesture of goodwill to try to ...