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EU fears a Catalan "domino effect"

Catalans the world over have rallied in a show of support for independence. These campaigners gathered in the centre of Brussels just days after Madrid moved to block a planned referendum on the region’s split from Spain. Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont has urged “independ...

Catalan pro-independence Estelada flags turn Barcelona streets into rivers of red and yellow

Hundreds of thousands of people carrying Catalan pro-independence flags turned the streets of Barcelona into rivers of red and yellow during a huge demonstration held on Catalonia's National Day (known locally as the 'Diada'). The Diada, which commemorates the fall of Barcelona ...

'No timetable' for DUP's £1bn Tory deal

Image copyright Reuters Image caption DUP MP Sir Jeffrey Donaldson and Tory Chief Whip Gavin Williamson signed the deal in June ...

Parliament must approve £1bn DUP-Tory cash for Northern Ireland

0 Comments Parliament must approve £1bn DUP-Tory cash for Northern £1bn package secured by the DUP as part of its deal to support the Conservative government will require a vote in parliament to be released. £1bn package secured by the DUP as part of its deal to support th...

Hundreds of thousands to rally for Catalan independence from Spain

By: Reuters | Published:September 10, 2017 8:18 Pro independence supporters wave “estelada” or pro independence flags during a rally in support for the secession of th...

Budget commits to cash for Collie

A $20 million investment into a Collie Futures Fund and $18 million to build a specialist drug and alcohol rehabilitation centre will be among the State Government’s Budget commitments to the r...

BREAKING: £1BN Tory-DUP deal will need parliamentary approval after Gina Miller challenge

Gina Miller challenged the release of the funds and the Treasury solicitor said it “will have appropriate parliamentary authorisation”. Jonathan Jones said the government will use“long-est...

World Briefs: Catalans to rally for independence

MADRID/BARCELONA • Hundreds of thousands of Catalans are expected to rally in the streets of Barcelona today in what campaigners hope will be a show of support for independence after Madrid mov...

A Pennsylvania guide to budget prattle

Sign up for one of our email newsletters. Late budgets have become a hallmark of the Tom Wolf administration as the governor habitually proposes spending that vastly exceeds available projected ...

Catalan councils opt out of referendum

Mayors from several cities in the Spanish region of Catalonia have announced they will not make public spaces available for a controversial independence referendum, further complicating backers' ...

Palace: Govt monitoring situation in Florida

The government is closely monitoring the situation in Miami, Florida, where millions of people were evacuated ahead of the landfall of Hurricane Irma, Malacañang said Saturday. “The Departmen...

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