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Nov 17, 2018

Sat Nov 17th 2018 Catalonia News: Anti-Brexit offensive to remove May

Anti-Brexit offensive to remove May as the opposition to the EU gather support for a vote of No Confidence and the UN warns that after the break there will be more poor Britons.

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Nov 16, 2018

Fri Nov 16 2018: May clings to her Brexit despite wave of resignations

May clings to her Brexit in spite of the wave of resignations as the Prime Minister rebuts Labour criticism and from her own party in Parliament and Eurosceptic Tories call for a vote of no confidence and a change of leader.

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Nov 15, 2018

Nov 15th 2018: May gets over first hurdle but Brexit is still in air

May gets over the first hurdle but Brexit is still in the air as the Prime Minister gets cold support from her Government but she's still got to persuade Parliament and the agreement isn't liked by neither EU defenders or enemies.

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Nov 14, 2018

Catalonia News November 2018: Burying Catalan Independence Movement

The anniversary month of October passed without event so the main news issues in November 2018 in Catalonia will be the slow process of putting the already sold-out Catalan Independence movement back to sleep for the forseeable future via the creation of empty organisations.

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Nov 14, 2018

Wed Nov 14th 2018: May pacts with EU and faces her Government today

May pacts with the EU and faces her Government today as the principle of the agreement for Brexit avoids a hard frontier with Ireland and the Prime Minister is confident that the possible resignations won't be of key ministers.

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Nov 13, 2018

November 13th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries

This page lists historical and other events on November 13th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.

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Nov 13, 2018

Tue Nov 13 2018: Govt-PP agreement for judicial leadership affects 1-O

The Government-PP agreement for the judicial leadership affects 1-O as the new president of the Supreme Court headed the court that tried the independentists and the relief places a "progressive" judge on the "process" case.

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Nov 12, 2018

Mon Nov 12th 2018: Majority want Constitutional reform and new Statute

The majority want Constitutional reform and another Statute as almost 70% of Spaniards and Catalans prefer this option to a referendum and improving Catalonia's financing is the second most preferred option.

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Nov 11, 2018

Sun Nov 11th 2018: PSOE would win without a left-wing majority

PSOE would win without a left-wing majority and in case of elections, Socialists and Podemos would win 157 MPs against Casado and Rivera's 167 while the Catalan and Basque Nationalists will keep the keys to controlling the Congress majority.

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Nov 10, 2018

Sat Nov 10th 2018: PP wants 1-O judge to preside Supreme Court

The PP wants the 1-O judge to preside the Supreme Court so the PSOE proposes a woman with a moderate profile against the conservative Marchena and the Government will denounce Lesmes to the Public Prosecutor over the mortgages.

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Nov 09, 2018

Fri Nov 9th 2018: Govt dismantles Wert Law with education reform

The Government dismantles the Wert Law with its education reform as Education eliminates the final exams and religion as a subject and the project reduces regulations over the autonomies on the co-official languages.

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Nov 08, 2018

Montserrat: The Serrated Mountains of the Black Virgin

Montserrat is a jagged mountain range spanning the comarcas of Bages, Anoia and Baix Llobregat. The name literally translated as "Serrated Montain" and the range is home to a Benedictine abbey and the Monastery of Montserrat, which house the iconic Black Virgin.

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Nov 08, 2018

Thur Nov 8 2018 Catalonia: Banks will pay the mortgage tax from now on

The banks will pay the mortgage tax from now on as Sánchez announces an express reform and asks the Supreme Court for self-criticism and the president of the court responds that the law is confusing.

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Nov 07, 2018

Wed Nov 7th 2018: Supreme Court corrects and rules client should pay

The Supreme Court corrects itself and rules that the client should pay as the previous ruling of a section that charge the tax to the bank is overruled and the decision provokes a wave of criticism against the court.

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Nov 06, 2018

Saints Day of La Mare de Déu de Montserrat: April 27th

La Mare de Déu de Montserrat is patron saint of Catalonia and is popularly known as La Moreneta because of the black colour of her figure, which is housed at the Monastery of Montserrat.

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