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  • The Catalan president Carles Puigdemont with Finnish MP Mikko Kärna in Finland (by ACN)

    Puigdemont already left Finland, reveals MP

    ACN | Helsinki
    24 March 2018 06:18 PM
    Mikko Kärnä, who invited Carles Puigdemont to the Nordic country, released a statement explaining the Catalan leader left on Friday night


Catalan parliament president Roger Torrent (by ACN)

Torrent urges ‘creating a unitary front in defense of democracy and fundamental rights’

The Parliament speaker says the decision to jail five more Catalan leaders is an "attack to the...
MPs and relatives of the imprisoned Catalan politicians in Parliament (by ACN)

Emotional and controversial debate in Parliament after imprisonments

Pro-independence parties warn they will not give up as PP members leave the room and Socialists...
MPs Josep Rull (left) and Jordi Turull (right) with their spouses before the Supreme Court hearing on March 23 2018 (by Xavier Alsinet)

Spain warns it’s ‘impossible’ to swear in jailed MP Jordi Turull

Parliament session on Saturday to go ahead amid controversy

Catalan News TV


Carles Puigdemont before the conference at the University of Helsinki on March 23 2018 (by Blanca Blay)

Finnish police confirms Spanish request to extradite Puigdemont

Authorities in Finland have sent the arrest warrant to the prosecutor and are now analyzing the case
From left to right: Anna Caula and Gerard Gómez del Moral (ERC), Maria Sirvent (at the lectern, CUP), Elisenda Alemany (CatECP), and Josep Maria Forné (JxCat) reading the statement criticizing the Supreme Court decision on March 23 2018 (image courtesy of

'Coup to democracy:' Catalan politics react to indictment of officials

All four parties whose members were sent to trial released a unitary statement rejecting...
Carles Puigdemont takes part in a talk at the Helsinky University (Blanca Blay)

Spain wants to 'bring an end to independence as political option,' says Puigdemont

The Catalan leader accuses Spain of "forcing people into exile or prison" after finding out that...


Carles Puigdemont speaking this week (by ACN)

Spain to issue international arrest warrant against Puigdemont

Judge in the Spanish Supreme Court will also request the arrest of five other politicians...
Protest in Barcelona center against imprisonment of leaders (by Laura Fíguls)

Protests across Catalonia to reject imprisonments

Thousands of people take to the streets under motto ‘United against repression’  


The Pedraforça mountain in Berguedà (by Estefania Escolà)

Central Catalonia, a top destination for Easter holidays

Region expects accommodation to be more than 80% booked up
A worker at Mercabarna preparing potatoes for packaging (by ACN)

Barcelona wholesale market closes 2017 with record figures

Mercabarna made 6.9 million euros in profits before tax to be invested in new eco market
Containers at the Port of Barcelona (by ACN)

January record month for Catalan exports

Historic 5.8 billion euros of goods sold abroad throughout month, 9% more same period in 2016


23 March 2018 05:35 PM Jail for five Catalan leaders
Presidential candidate Jordi Turull, former parliament speaker Carme Forcadell and three deposed ministers sent to pre-trial prison facing up to 40 years behind bars

45,000 demonstrators support a "republican government" and hold a minute's silence for incarcerated Catalan leaders

European body rules that burning images of Spanish monarch is freedom of expression and does not incite hatred


Some of the 135 amphora that archeologists unearthed at the wreck around the Formigues islands (March 20 2018, courtesy of CASC)

Wooden remains of Roman shipwreck discovered

Off the coast of northern Catalonia, the unusually well-preserved structure was also protected by...
A photo of the exhibit ‘Joan Miró: Sculptures 1928-1982’ in Santander, on March 19 2018 (by Guillem Roset)

Miró’s sculptural world, retraced in Santander

A new exhibit brings together an extensive collection, some never before seen, open until early...


The founders of Clowns Without Borders (by Laura Sancliment)

Circus festival to pay tribute to Clowns Without Borders

Circ Cric will celebrate humanitarian organization’s 25 years entertaining children in war...
A Valencian falla featuring the Catalan deposed president Carles Puigdemont (by José Soler)

Les Falles: Catalan politicians on fire—literally

València’s celebration of all things pyrotechnic features Trump, Putin, Puigdemont and Rajoy...
Four motorcyclists parked up at Cerdanya EcoResort de Prullans (by ACN)

Motorcycle tourism increases 15% in western Catalan region

Lleida chosen as alternative to Alps for many motorcyclists


Cyclists prepare for start of Volta a Catalunya in previous edition (by ACN)

Volta a Catalunya kicks off with big names on start line

The 98th edition of the country’s World Tour cycling stage race continues until Sunday
Messi has now scored in 6 consectutive games (by Miguel Ruiz, FCB)

FC Barcelona v Athletic Club: Leaders march on (2-0)

Scintillating first-half display from the blaugranas secures a comfortable 2-0 win with goals...