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Catalan voters back independence
Over 80 percent of people who took part in the symbolic independence referendum voted in favour of independence.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2014 06:27 GMT
Voting ends for Catalonia symbolic secession
Regional government went ahead with the vote, drawing about 2 million voters to polls described by Madrid as useless.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2014 20:55 GMT
Spain's Catalans set to vote on independence
Catalans expected to turn out in droves on Sunday for what is now a 'symbolic' independence referendum.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2014 16:53 GMT
Spain moves to block Catalonia vote
After succeeding in stopping official independence referendum, government now tries to stop symbolic vote.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2014 11:47 GMT
Can immigrants affect Catalonian aspirations?
Even if only a fraction of Catalonia's immigrants vote, they might have a key role in the final outcome of a referendum.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2014 09:22 GMT
Catalonia halts independence vote campaign
Move comes after Spain's top court suspends the vote due to Madrid's appeals to declare it illegal.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2014 14:40 GMT
Spain suspends Catalonia independence vote
Catalan government says it will push ahead with vote, despite constitutional court suspending independence referendum.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2014 09:04 GMT
Spain higher court suspends Catalonia vote
Regional leader vows to push ahead with campaigning for independence despite Madrid and court suspension of vote.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2014 19:33 GMT
Spain rejects Catalan push for independence
Region's leader says he will press on with bid for referendum after his request is rejected by the national parliament.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2014 02:18 GMT
Catalonia polls close amid independence calls
Regional election may set northeastern region on path to secession from Spain.
Last updated: 25 Nov 2012 20:13 GMT
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