Catalan parliament opens with pro-independence majority but no chief

Catalan parliament opens with pro-independence majority but no chief

The Catalan regional assembly opened a new session on Monday dominated for the first time by a secessionist majority that has vowed to break away from Spain within 18 months.

Catalan leader insists independence ballot was a ‘democratic rebellion’

Catalan leader insists independence ballot was a ‘democratic rebellion’

Scottish and Flemish nationalists welcome Catalan separatist victory

Scottish and Flemish nationalists welcome Catalan separatist victory

Artur Mas: How a technocrat was transformed into a patriotic leader

Artur Mas: How a technocrat was transformed into a patriotic leader

Q&A: Six things you need to know about the Catalan election results

Q&A: Six things you need to know about the Catalan election results

Catalan elections press review: Victory or failure for separatists?

Catalan elections press review: Victory or failure for separatists?

Catalan separatist win pressures Spain ahead of general election

Catalan separatist win pressures Spain ahead of general election

Catalans go to the polls in de facto referendum on independence

Catalans go to the polls in de facto referendum on independence

Q&A: Everything you need to know about the Catalan elections

Q&A: Everything you need to know about the Catalan elections

An historical look at the drive for Catalan independence

An historical look at the drive for Catalan independence

The rebirth of Catalan: how a once-banned language is thriving

The rebirth of Catalan: how a once-banned language is thriving

Catalan independence debate splits families ahead of regional election

Catalan independence debate splits families ahead of regional election

Politicans squabble over flags flying at Barcelona City Hall ceremony

Politicans squabble over flags flying at Barcelona City Hall ceremony

Catalan leader intends to negotiate an ‘amicable separation’ from Spain

Catalan leader intends to negotiate an ‘amicable separation’ from Spain

Threats and insults fly in the run up to Sunday’s Catalan breakaway vote

Threats and insults fly in the run up to Sunday’s Catalan breakaway vote

Catalonia and Madrid wage battle of diplomacy over independence

Catalonia and Madrid wage battle of diplomacy over independence

Independence for Catalonia would mean leaving EU, warns Brussels

Independence for Catalonia would mean leaving EU, warns Brussels

Obama backs ‘strong and unified’ Spain amid Catalan breakaway bid

Obama backs ‘strong and unified’ Spain amid Catalan breakaway bid

Independence fever and lots of flags as Catalans celebrate National Day

Independence fever and lots of flags as Catalans celebrate National Day

La Diada: Why are Catalans marching for independence?

La Diada: Why are Catalans marching for independence?

Diada: Catalans hold mass rally in push for independence from Spain

Diada: Catalans hold mass rally in push for independence from Spain

Pep Guardiola ‘would gladly have played for a Catalan national team’

Pep Guardiola ‘would gladly have played for a Catalan national team’

Catalan independence parties look set to win the most seats in election

Catalan independence parties look set to win the most seats in election

Artur Mas: parliament majority is all we need to declare independence

Artur Mas: parliament majority is all we need to declare independence

Spanish PM defends reforms that will counter Catalan separatism

Spanish PM defends reforms that will counter Catalan separatism

Message to Catalonia: ‘We are much better together,’ says ex-PM

Message to Catalonia: ‘We are much better together,’ says ex-PM