Football

Barcelona, Real Madrid prepare for politically charged Clasico

Some 3,000 extra security personnel to be deployed amid calls for pro-Catalan protesters to gather before kick-off.

Barcelona, Real Madrid prepare for politically charged Clasico

Catalonia

Belgian court delays Catalan leader's extradition hearing

Carles Puigdemont may be entitled to immunity as a member of the European Parliament.

Belgian court delays Catalan leader's extradition hearing

Catalonia

Catalan president begins 'disobedience' trial

Quim Torra refused to remove symbols of Catalonia's independence movement from public buildings.

Catalan president begins trial for 'disobedience'

Talk to Al Jazeera

Catalan leader Quim Torra: 'Independence of Catalonia will come'

President of the regional government of Catalonia debates Spain's recent election and violent pro-independence protests.

Europe

Catalan academic to fight Spanish extradition

Clara Ponsati is preparing to hand herself in to Scottish police, to fight a legal battle against extradition to Spain.

Catalan academic to fight Spanish extradition from Scotland

Europe

Spain's far right looks to reignite embers of Franco era

Centre-right conservatives collapse as far right doubles its numbers in Parliament.

Spain's far right looks to reignite embers of Franco era

Catalonia

Thousands join Barcelona protests for jailed Catalan leaders

The Catalan capital has been convulsed by daily demonstrations since nine politicians and activists were jailed.

Thousands join Barcelona protests for jailed Catalan leaders

Europe

Pro-separatists stage new Barcelona rallies

No sign of the violence that has shaken Barcelona in recent days as crowds block roads on Sunday.

Inside Story

What's next for the Catalan people in Spain?

Following mass march and violent protests, government leaders in Madrid are dismissing Catalan calls for talks.

Europe

Spain dismisses call for Catalan talks amid violent protests

Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said Catalonia President Quim Torra must unequivocally condemn unrest before talks.

Spain dismisses call for Catalan talks amid violent protests

Opinion

The Spanish constitutional settlement is in crisis

The Spanish state is falling apart, and the ongoing Catalan uprising is but one manifestation of its collapse.

Javier Moreno Zacares

by Javier Moreno Zacares

Javier Moreno Zacares

Catalonia

Timeline of Catalan separatism that has rocked Spain

Here's a look at some key dates of Catalonia's separatist movement.

Timeline of Catalan separatism that has rocked Spain

Catalonia

New clashes erupt in Barcelona protests

Violence breaks out during biggest protest since verdict which handed nine Catalan separatist leaders long jail terms.

Catalonia protests: Masked demonstrators clash with police

Football

El Clasico postponed due to Catalonia protests

Next weekend's match between Spanish rivals postponed to avoid a clash with a planned separatist rally in Barcelona.

Real Madrid-Barcelona Clasico postponed due to Catalan protests

Catalonia

Catalan leader calls for independence vote as protests continue

Quim Torra's comments came as thousands of pro-separatist protesters rallied in Barcelona for a fourth day.

Catalan leader calls for independence vote as protests continue