Catalan parliament speaker Forcadell due in court for ‘sedition’ hearing

Catalan parliament speaker Forcadell due in court for ‘sedition’ hearing

The magistrate could decide to place Carme Forcadell and five other officials in pre-trial detention, joining the majority of Catalan leaders who organised a referendum on independence last month.

General strike shuts down roads and railways in Catalonia

General strike shuts down roads and railways in Catalonia

Education strike protests ‘brutal’ spending cuts

Education strike protests ‘brutal’ spending cuts