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  • 19-Oct-18 TV News: 'Junqueras demands gesture from Spain to pass budget'

    ACN
    19 October 2018 08:24 PM
    19-Oct-18 TV News: 'Junqueras demands gesture from Spain to pass budget'

    The Lledoners penitentiary in Catalonia today saw a meeting that could determine whether the Spanish government overcomes its biggest parliamentary challenge to date: passing a budget. On one side was Pablo Iglesias, the leader of the left-wing Podemos party, and the main ally of...

HIGHLIGHTS


Former Catalan vice president Oriol Junqueras (by Aina Martí)

Junqueras demands gesture from Spain to negotiate budget

Jailed pro-independence leader meets with Podemos head Pablo Iglesias in jail
The Catalan foreign minister, Ernest Maragall, with the Flemish minister-president, Geert Bourgeois, in Brussels on October 19, 2018 (by Catalan government)

Relationship between Catalonia and Flanders won’t be affected, officials agree in meeting

Madrid has “opportunity to rectify” in upcoming meeting between Flemish head and...
The birthplace of Salvador Dalí in Figueres (by ACN)

Dalí was born here

Figueres to open new museum in artist’s childhood house by 2020

Catalan News TV

POLITICS


Spanish government spokesperson Isabel Celaá (by Tania Tapia)

Madrid takes first steps to challenge anti-monarchy motion

Text condemning Spain’s King and urging abolition of the institution he is leading was...
The Catalan former culture minister, Lluís Puig, on October 18, 2018 (by Natàlia Segura)

Exiled official claims Spanish diplomatic moves to bar him from event in Belgium

Lluís Puig says he was prevented from inaugurating exhibition, while embassy denies...
Catalan president Quim Torra meets with the president of the Zurich canton Thomas Heininger on October 18 2018 (by Alan Ruiz Terol)

Quim Torra meets with Zurich canton president

On his trip to Switzerland, the Catalan leader also gives Heininger a report on Spanish violence...

SOCIETY & SCIENCE


Medical staff at the Josep Trueta hospital in Girona, during a breast cancer surgery (by Xavier Pi)

Early detection program helps diagnose 1.2k breast cancers

Survival rate among Catalan women improves, shows data revealed for World Breast Cancer Month
An old clock in St Peter's church in Figueres in January 2018 (by Gemma Tubert)

Timetable reform campaign argues for sticking to winter hours all year round

Report by Reforma Horària experts argues for assessing consequences on health and economy of...

BUSINESS


Some of the MBA students during a meeting on October 18, 2018 (by Andrea Zamorano)

600 international students visit firms and institutions in Barcelona

MBA Day organized by Barcelona Global allows future executives studying at local business schools...
Refrigerator system for computers by a Catalan company featured at the IoT Solutions Congress (by Aina Martí)

Internet of Things fair kicks off in Barcelona

Running until Thursday, IoT Solutions Congress features 340 exhibitors
A store in the town of Malla, in central Catalonia (by ACN)

‘Nothing to celebrate’: Catalan businesses opening on Spain’s national day

A number of shops will work either for economic reasons or to make a political statement

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Carmen Calvo claims "there is no possibility" to hold an independence vote either in Spain or in other "comparable democracies"

Executive in Madrid claims EU would consider it too expensive

NGO says pre-trial imprisonment of Jordi Sànchez and Jordi Cuixart is "disproportionate" and restricts their rights to free speech and peaceful assembly

CULTURE


Montserrat Caballé performs at the Festival de Peralada in summer 2012 (by Mar Martí)

First major tribute to Montserrat Caballé to be held in Barcelona Cathedral

Concert including performance of Verdi’s ‘Requiem’ in November will come before...
One of the rooms for the Toulouse-Lautrec and Montmatre exhibit at the CaixaForum in Barcelona on October 17 2018 (by Pau Cortina)

Toulouse-Lautrec and his Montmartre come to Barcelona

A new exhibit at CaixaForum museum brings over 350 pieces from the Paris of the 20th century to...

LIFE & STYLE


Books at the Arts Santa Mònica on April 21 2018 (by Gemma Fontané)

Get ready for Barcelona’s first ‘Bookshop Night’

Scores of establishments around the Catalan capital open their doors to talks, events, concerts,...
Winegrower Xavier Ribes in his vineyard in Montan de Tost on October 10 2018 (by Albert Lijarcio)

Pyrenees vineyard prepares for harvest

Alt Urgell county contributes to the over 300 hectares of high-altitude viticulture in Catalonia...
The power station beneath which Horrorland will be set up (by ACN)

Horrorland theme park draws thousands to central Catalonia

Over 20,000 visitors to descend on rural Berguedà for opening of new leisure project devoted to...

SPORTS


Port de Bonaigua ski lifts on October 8 2018 (by Marta Lluvich)

IOC greenlights Pyrenees-Barcelona winter olympics bid

International Olympic Committee approves Catalonia's candidacy to host the major international...
Messi, Suárez and Coutinho celebrate the goal from the Barça captain (Photo by: Miguel Ruiz / FCB)

Valencia CF – FC Barcelona: A hard-fought point (1-1)

Lionel Messi equalised an early opener from Garay to earn the blaugranes a share of the spoils at...