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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
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 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
Catalonia signs decree for independence vote
President calls for referendum on November 9, in defiance of Spain's insistence it would be unconstitutional.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2014 11:19 GMT
Spain's Catalonia seeks self-rule referendum
Inspired by Scotland, regional parliament passes law allowing Catalans to hold non-binding independence poll.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2014 21:00 GMT
Iranian the first woman to snare maths prize
Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhan is among four recipients of mathematics' top prize, the Fields Medal.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 06:38 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
Spain rejects Catalonia referendum bid
Madrid says an independence referendum would be illegal, moments after Catalonia's president announced it for next year.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2013 19:50 GMT
Red Devils thwarted by Saints
Manchester United's woes continue under David Moyes with late 1-1 draw to Southampton as Arsenal stay top with win.
Last updated: 19 Oct 2013 18:44 GMT
Arsenal claim point to reclaim lead
Chelsea remain in good shape in Premier League as Arsenal share lead with Liverpool despite being thwarted by West Brom.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2013 17:42 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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