2019-02: Spain

  1. Catalan separatists transferred to Madrid as key trial nears (Washington Post)2019-02-01
  2. A working-class hero: how a scruffy teenager fought fascism (The Guardian)2019-02-04
  3. AP Interview: Puigdemont says Catalan trial ‘vengeance’ (Washington Post)2019-02-04
  4. José Mourinho accepts prison sentence for tax fraud but will not serve time (The Guardian)2019-02-05
  5. Lawyers of Catalan separatists accuse police of 'humiliation' (Al-Jazeera)2019-02-05
  6. Barcelona ultimate test of Real Madrid resurgence (CNN)2019-02-06
  7. Barca 'waiting until last moment' on Messi fitness for El Clasico (BBC)2019-02-06
  8. Fourth Woman in 48 Hours Accuses Nobel Laureate of Sexual Abuse (New York Times)2019-02-07
  9. Spanish PM travels to Strasbourg to 'defend' country's judiciary (Al-Jazeera)2019-02-07
  10. How 18-year-old Vinicius is helping Real Madrid fans forget about Ronaldo (BBC)2019-02-07
  11. Talks between Spanish govt, Catalan separatists break down (Washington Post)2019-02-08
  12. Spain: 1 dead, 8 injured in train crash near Barcelona (Washington Post)2019-02-08
  13. Train crash near Barcelona leaves 1 dead, many slightly hurt (Washington Post)2019-02-09
  14. Siesta no more? Why Spanish sleeping habits are under strain (The Guardian)2019-02-09
  15. Pope meets with Spanish migrant rescue group leader (Washington Post)2019-02-09
  16. Bale scores 100th Real Madrid goal - so why is his career under a cloud? (BBC)2019-02-10
  17. Right-wingers rally in Madrid, demand Socialist PM resign (Washington Post)2019-02-10
  18. Spain Catalonia: Madrid mass protest over talks policy (BBC)2019-02-10
  19. Thousands protest in Madrid before start of Catalan separatists' trial (The Guardian)2019-02-10
  20. The key figures in the push for Catalan independence (The Guardian)2019-02-10
  21. Thousands Protest in Madrid Against Government’s Catalonia Policy (New York Times)2019-02-10
  22. Protesters in Madrid call for their prime minister to resign - video (The Guardian)2019-02-10
  23. Thousands protest against Spanish PM's olive branch to secessionists (The Sydney Morning Herald)2019-02-11
  24. Spain’s courts put to test by trial of Catalan separatist (Washington Post)2019-02-11
  25. The Interpreter: #MeToo Paradox: Movement Topples the Powerful, Not the Ordinary (New York Times)2019-02-11
  26. Spain: ‘Disinformation’ surrounds Catalan separatists’ trial (The Guardian)2019-02-12
  27. Trial of Catalan separatists begins in Madrid amid protests (Washington Post)2019-02-12
  28. Trial of Catalan separatist leaders begins in Madrid (The Guardian)2019-02-12
  29. Catalan separatists in court for Spain’s ‘most important’ trial since returning to democracy (Washington Post)2019-02-12
  30. AP Explains: Catalans appear at ‘trial of century’ in Spain (Washington Post)2019-02-12
  31. Spain's divisions laid bare as Catalan separatists go on trial (The Star)2019-02-12
  32. The Latest: Puigdemont says Catalan separatists are innocent (Washington Post)2019-02-12
  33. Catalan Leaders’ Trial Starts, and Spain’s Government Fights for Its Survival (New York Times)2019-02-12
  34. Catalan separatists go on trial in Spain (Al-Jazeera)2019-02-12
  35. Spain arrests 29 people for drug smuggling (Washington Post)2019-02-12
  36. What's the future for Catalonia's independence movement? (Al-Jazeera)2019-02-12
  37. Claims of rebellion and sedition - Catalan separatists in Madrid court (The New Zealand Herald)2019-02-12
  38. Spanish PM may call snap general election if budget rejected (The Guardian)2019-02-13
  39. Separatists to put Spain’s minority government on the ropes (Washington Post)2019-02-13
  40. Catalan trial: Will Spain's left-wing government survive? (Al-Jazeera)2019-02-13
  41. The Latest: Spanish prosecutor hits back at defense lawyers (Washington Post)2019-02-13
  42. Spanish parliament rejects Socialist government’s budget, setting the stage for possible early elections (Washington Post)2019-02-13
  43. Spain’s Leader Loses Crucial Budget Vote, Most Likely Forcing Elections (New York Times)2019-02-13
  44. Spain budget failure puts snap election on the cards (BBC)2019-02-13
  45. Elections in Spain Likely After Lawmakers Reject Budget (New York Times)2019-02-13
  46. Real Madrid beat Ajax with help from first VAR consultation in Champions League (BBC)2019-02-13
  47. Spanish government on the ropes after social spending denied (The Sydney Morning Herald)2019-02-14
  48. Elisa y Marcela review – same-sex marriage drained of passion (The Guardian)2019-02-14
  49. Ramos denies being booked on purpose against Ajax (BBC)2019-02-14
  50. Ex-Catalan official tells court he is a “political prisoner” (Washington Post)2019-02-14
  51. 'I didn't sleep, I didn't know where I was' - Lopetegui on getting sacked on eve of World Cup (BBC)2019-02-14
  52. Catalan leader on trial: 'I am a political prisoner' (Al-Jazeera)2019-02-14
  53. La Liga want Bale sanctioned for gesture after goal at Atletico (BBC)2019-02-14
  54. Spanish child sex abuse victims demand legal changes (Washington Post)2019-02-14
  55. Former Catalan vice-president tells trial he is political prisoner (The Guardian)2019-02-14
  56. Atlético Madrid investigate after former youth coach admits sexual abuse (The Guardian)2019-02-14
  57. By poplar demand: the 2019 European Tree of the Year contest – in pictures (The Guardian)2019-02-15
  58. AP Explains: Polarized by Catalonia, Spain heads to election (Washington Post)2019-02-15
  59. Spain’s Prime Minister Calls Snap Election (New York Times)2019-02-15
  60. Spain's PM calls snap general election for 28 April (The Guardian)2019-02-15
  61. Spain’s Socialist prime minister calls general election for April 28, country’s third in less than four years (Washington Post)2019-02-15
  62. Spain’s Socialist leader calls early elections for April 28 (Washington Post)2019-02-15
  63. Spanish, Portuguese police make major cocaine seizure (Washington Post)2019-02-15
  64. Spain's PM calls snap election for April 28 (Al-Jazeera)2019-02-15
  65. Spain heads into election unknown as Sánchez runs out of road (The Guardian)2019-02-15
  66. Chinese in Spain stage protest over blocked bank accounts (Washington Post)2019-02-15
  67. Spanish government calls snap general election amid Catalan crisis (Washington Post)2019-02-15
  68. Spain says Franco's family has 15 days to pick new burial site (The Star)2019-02-15
  69. Spain launches new push to exhume dictator Franco’s remains (Washington Post)2019-02-15
  70. Sergio Ramos: Real Madrid defender 'had no choice' over controversial yellow card (BBC)2019-02-15
  71. Spain to get 3rd gov’t in 4 years amid fragmenting politics (Washington Post)2019-02-15
  72. Spain’s Far-Right Vox Party Sees Breakout Moment in New Election (New York Times)2019-02-16
  73. Catalan separatists march to proclaim innocence of leaders (Washington Post)2019-02-16
  74. Rise of Spain's far right evokes Franco's ghost (The Sydney Morning Herald)2019-02-17
  75. Spain: Protest in Barcelona against Catalan separatists' trial (Al-Jazeera)2019-02-17
  76. Formula 1 testing: Williams pull out of opening day in Barcelona (BBC)2019-02-17
  77. Ramos sent off as Real Madrid suffer shock home loss to Girona (BBC)2019-02-17
  78. DR Congo charges key 'witness' over UN experts' murder (Daily Nation)2019-02-17
  79. Analysis: Separatists act as kingslayer in Spain (The New Zealand Herald)2019-02-17
  80. Podemos was the dazzling new force in Spanish politics. What went wrong? | Giles Tremlett (The Guardian)2019-02-19
  81. F1 testing: Leclerc fastest for Ferrari in Barcelona (BBC)2019-02-19
  82. Liverpool 0-0 Bayern Munich: Hosts frustrated in Champions League (BBC)2019-02-19
  83. Barcelona have 25 shots but goalless in draw with Lyon (BBC)2019-02-19
  84. Not a dream result but a good one - Klopp reacts to Bayern draw (BBC)2019-02-20
  85. EU border guard chief says ‘no burning crisis’ over migrants (Washington Post)2019-02-20
  86. Mane's house burgled during Champions League match (BBC)2019-02-20
  87. Atletico overcome VAR setbacks to beat Juventus (BBC)2019-02-20
  88. Sterling snatches dramatic late win for 10-man Man City (BBC)2019-02-20
  89. Olives pitting US against EU in global trade fight (BBC)2019-02-21
  90. 'Cojones' celebration came from the heart - Simeone (BBC)2019-02-21
  91. Man City fan in critical condition following alleged assault after Schalke game (BBC)2019-02-21
  92. Woman dies after eating at Michelin-starred restaurant (The Guardian)2019-02-21
  93. Global Champions League: New-look teams for 2019 (CNN)2019-02-21
  94. Plucky 10-man Celtic bow out of Europa League (BBC)2019-02-21
  95. Woman Dies, Others Fall Ill, After Eating at RiFF Restaurant in Spain (New York Times)2019-02-21
  96. Spanish court probes woman’s death after Michelin meal (Washington Post)2019-02-22
  97. Investigation launched into Michelin restaurant death and food poisonings (The Guardian)2019-02-22
  98. Three McLaren staff treated after garage fire in Barcelona (BBC)2019-02-22
  99. Messi scores 50th hat-trick in Barcelona win over Sevilla (BBC)2019-02-23
  100. Spain: 2 dead when small plane crashes north of Madrid (Washington Post)2019-02-24