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Nov 11, 2019
Spanish PM Pedro Sánchez's Socialist party wins General Election, but large gains by far-right Vox threatens to widen political schismPrime Minister Pedro Sanchez's Socialists won Spain's national election on Sunday but large gains by the upstart far-right Vox party appear certain to widen the political deadlock in the European Union's fifth-largest economy
Nov 10, 2019
Spain sees fourth general election in as many years amid political deadlock; polling takes place in backdrop of Catalonia's separatist pushSpain has been caught in political paralysis since the election of December 2015 when Podemos and business-friendly Ciudadanos entered parliament.
Oct 17, 2019
Catalan protests: Clash between protesters, police continues on third day as demonstrators seek to forge new European countryRioting raged in several Catalan towns for a third straight night, with police fighting running street battles with protesters angered by lengthy prison sentences for nine leaders of the wealthy region's drive for independence from Spain.
Apr 29, 2019
Spanish PM Pedro Sanchez's Socialist party wins snap polls but not majority, likely to form alliance with hostile rivalsThe results raise the spectre of another period of instability for Spain, with Pedro Sanchez depending on alliances with hostile rivals in an environment that has soured since Catalonia's failed secession bid in 2017.
Feb 15, 2019
Spanish PM Pedro Sanchez calls snap polls for April after parliament rejects his budget over Catalan secession crisisSpain's prime minister on Friday called an early general election for 28 April, the third in less than four years, after his draft budget was rejected in parliament over the Catalan secession crisis.
Jan 16, 2019
Brexit deal's defeat sparks chaos: Germany calls it 'bitter day' for Europe, Ireland fears Britain's hard exit; how EU reacted to voteHere are some of the key reactions to the vote on Brexit plan in Britain, which saw MPs vote by a massive 432 to 202 votes against the agreement
Oct 10, 2018
Flash floods in Spain's Majorca claims nine lives, six others reported missing; Pedro Sanchez to visit islandThe Spanish holiday island of Majorca witnessed devastating flash floods after the Mediterranean island was pounded with heavy rain in just a few hours on Wednesday
Sep 03, 2018
Spanish prime minister proposes referendum on greater Catalan autonomy, rules out vote on independenceThe Catalan regional Parliament voted to declare independence on 27 October, prompting Spain to sack the regional government and put Catalonia under Madrid's direct rule.
Jul 05, 2018
Spain government transfers four Catalan leaders to prisons close to their homes, seeks to ease tensions with separatistsSpain has transferred four out of the nine arrested Catalan separatist leaders to a prison close to home in order to east tensions before talks with regional president Quim Torra
Jun 24, 2018
French president Emmanuel Macron calls for sanctions on EU-beneficiary countries that fail to address migrant issuesFrench president Emmanuel Macron said that the EU countries that fail to address the migrants issue will have to face financial penalty