Belgium coach Marc Wilmots understands the decision to cancel Tuesday night’s friendly against Spain due to an increased terrorist threat, saying: “A human life is worth more than a game of football.”
The decision to postpone the match, which was due to take place at...
Wednesday 18th Nov 2015
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Friday 13th Nov 2015
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CATALONIA’S regional parliament threw down the gauntlet to Madrid yesterday by approving a plan to draw up a road map for independence by 2017.
The proposal, put forward by deputies from the Together for Yes alliance and the left-wing Popular Unity Candidacy (CUP), was passed by...
Tuesday 10th Nov 2015
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CATALAN nationalist parties tabled a Bill yesterday to begin the region’s secession from Spain as an independent republic.
The motion calls on the autonomous region’s parliament to pass legislation within 30 days that would move...
Wednesday 28th Oct 2015
THOUSANDS rallied outside a Barcelona court yesterday in support of separatist Catalonian regional President Artur Mas.
The Democratic Convergence of Catalonia leader was being questioned over holding a symbolic referendum last year on independence...
Friday 16th Oct 2015
SPANISH and Moroccan police arrested 10 suspected recruiters for the Islamic State (Isis) terror group yesterday.
The arrests coincided with a call from Syrian President Bashar al-Assad for countries which are supporting armed groups in the country...
Monday 5th Oct 2015
CATALONIA’S future was in doubt yesterday after the main separatist bloc failed to win a majority in regional elections, forcing negotiations with a left-wing party.
The Together for Yes alliance of four disparate parties won 62 seats in...
Tuesday 29th Sep 2015
Huge number of Catalans march for independence
Sunday 13th Sep 2015
REAL MADRID followed in the footsteps of Bayern Munich on Saturday by donating €1 million to refugees in Spain.
The Spanish giants showed solidarity with those in crisis and said they wanted to “contribute their bit in the drama that these people are living.”
Monday 7th Sep 2015
THE Badminton World Federation (BWF) were forced to apologise yesterday after accidentally playing the old fascist-era Spanish national anthem.
Spaniard Carolina Marin won gold in Indonesia on Sunday but the version of Spain’s Royal March played was the one used during Gen...
Tuesday 18th Aug 2015