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Jan 05, 2018
La Liga: Lionel Messi could leave Barcelona without paying buyout clause if Catalan secession is completeAccording to a report in Madrid daily El Mundo, the contract Messi signed last November includes a clause that he must remain a Barcelona player only as long as the club is playing in "a top-level European league."
May 31, 2017
Cattle slaughter restrictions: Centre’s perceived 'beef ban' has reignited a secessionist movement in South IndiaThe new ordinance brought in by the Centre made cattle sale in animal markets illegal, irking Left parties and the larger Dravidian lot in the south.
Oct 21, 2016
Brexit fallout: Scotland publishes new independence referendum billThe bill would give non-British EU citizens living in Scotland, who were not allowed to take part in the EU referendum, the right to vote on independence.
May 07, 2015
Britain to decide today between Cameron, Miliband today in most unpredictable polls in decadesVoters get to decide who they want to rule Britain world's fifth-largest economy in a tight election that could yield weak government, propel the United Kingdom towards a vote on EU membership and stoke Scottish desire for secession.
Dec 09, 2014
BJP's hidden agenda is to separate Mumbai from Maharashtra: NCP"However, the NCP will not tolerate this geographical polarisation and if necessary launch an agitation to keep Mumbai an integral part of Maharashtra," he said.
Nov 12, 2014
Spanish govt to sue Catalan president for independence voteClose to two million Catalans voted on Sunday in favour of seceding from Spain in a symbolic vote following a legal block by the central government.
Sep 30, 2014
Spain: Protesters take to streets in Catalonia after court stays referendumThe president of Catalonia's regional parliament, Nuria de Gispert, said Tuesday the assembly would request that the suspension of the referendum be "lifted immediately".
Sep 29, 2014
Spain files constitutional challenge against Catalonia independence voteAfter Catalonia's president Artur Mas staked his leadership on the issue by calling the vote for November 9, the national government responded by filing a constitutional challenge.
Sep 23, 2014
Lessons that India can learn from the Scottish secessionThe Scottish secession movement may have failed for now, but the last word has not been said on it. But the movement has lessons for India and how it conducts itself with the states
Sep 18, 2014
Britain pledges state funding to Scotland as referendum day dawnsLondon's rush to grant more powers to Scotland in an attempt to pull voters behind the union risks stoking anger among both voters and lawmakers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland where such guarantees are unlikely to be given.