Spanish and German police find tonne of cocaine hidden in shipment of plasterboard panels

Spanish and German police find tonne of cocaine hidden in shipment of plasterboard panels

Police have arrested the head of a company based in Seville after finding more than 1,000 kilograms of cocaine hidden in a shipment of plasterboard panels.

Puigdemont implies he accepts charges against him and new elections but wants dialogue with EU

Puigdemont implies he accepts charges against him and new elections but wants dialogue with EU

Carles Puigdemont gave his first press conference on Tuesday October 31st since arriving in Belgium.

AS IT HAPPENED: Catalonia’s second working day of Spanish direct rule

AS IT HAPPENED: Catalonia’s second working day of Spanish direct rule

Puigdemont says he accepts the new elections and implies he also accepts the charges against him; Spain's Constitutional Court has suspended Catalonia's declaration of independence and Spanish police have been inside several headquarters of the regional police, the Mossos d'Esquadra, seeking evidence of sedition.

Are the Spanish government and the former Catalan authority in secret negotiations?

Are the Spanish government and the former Catalan authority in secret negotiations?

What exactly is Carles Puigdemont doing in Belgium? And have former Catalan officials given up their posts out of fear of the repercussions from the Spanish state, or do they know something we don't?

Catalonia’s deposed leader Puigdemont seeking legal advice in Belgium

Catalonia’s deposed leader Puigdemont seeking legal advice in Belgium

Carles Puigdemont, who was removed from office as Catalonia's president last week by Madrid's central government, spoke with a lawyer in Belgium on Monday as Spanish prosecutors sought rebellion charges against the region's separatist leaders.