Catalans form giant `V for vote` in independence drive

Catalans fired up by Scotland`s independence referendum massed in Barcelona`s streets in red and yellow shirts Thursday, forming a giant "V" to demand a vote on breaking away from Spain.

Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh in Barcelona?

No matter how much they hide it—the more it gets talked about. Here, we are referring to our favourite celebs, Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh. Well, the rumoured couple was reportedly spotted enjoying a meal together in Barcelona.

NY, London, Barcelona, Abu Dhabi in race for next IIFA event

New York, London, Barcelona, and Abu Dhabi are some of the cities that are being considered to host next year`s International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards ceremony.

Barcelona ruins become symbol of Catalan independence drive

Protected by the massive cast-iron frame of a former market, the ruins of an 18th century Barcelona neighbourhood have become a symbol of Catalonia`s drive to break away from the rest of Spain.

Barcelona-Paris high-speed train service inaugurated

The Barcelona-Paris high-speed train service was officially opened Sunday with the first train leaving Paris at 7:15 a.m., media reported.

22 injured in Spain commuter train collision

Spain`s state rail company says 22 people suffered minor injuries when a commuter train crashed into another train in a station in the northeastern city of Barcelona.

Five terrorist suspects arrested in Spain

Spain`s Interior Minister Jorge Fernandez Diaz confirmed that the five men had spent time using Internet to spread speeches from Osama bin Laden or Al Zarqawi.

Spanish painter creates murals for elite school in China

Spanish painter Laura Iniesta has been chosen to create two murals for the expanded Shanghai campus of the prestigious China-Europe International Business School, or CEIBS, a project designed by prize-winning architect I.M. Pei.

Now, a smartphone battery that lasts for weeks

A new smartphone with a battery that only needs recharging after several weeks has been developed by researchers.

Election in Catalan region tests Spain`s unity

Voters in Catalonia are choosing lawmakers for this wealthy Spanish region`s Parliament.

Highbury was my special home, says Fabregas

Barcelona`s Cesc Fabregas, who will soon be playing regularly at the Nou Camp in front of 99,000 fans, said he felt more at home at Arsenal`s former ground Highbury than any other stadium in the world.

Real Madrid fans, players back Mourinho

Real Madrid fans and players have showered down messages of support for coach Jose Mourinho as he faces an inquiry for jabbing his finger into a rival`s eye.

Barca`s unusual start continues against Porto

Barcelona`s unusual start to the season continues Friday when the European champions seek their third trophy in 10 days, against Porto in the European Super Cup, before even starting their league campaign.

Mourinho facing 12-game ban for eye-poke brawl

Jose Mourinho could be suspended up to 12 games for his altercation with Barcelona assistant coach.

Real-Barca tension threatens Spain squad: Cazorla

Hostility that boiled over on-pitch between Real Madrid and Barcelona last week threatens to undermine the Spanish national squad ahead of the Euro 2012 championship.

Madrid look to overcome Barcelona in Super Cup

Real Madrid need to overcome the disappointment of a frustrating 2-2 draw when they play at Barcelona in the second leg of the Spanish Super Cup on Wednesday.

Special day for Fabregas as he rejoins Barca

An excited Cesc Fabregas was preparing for the "greatest challenge of my life" after completing his move from Arsenal to Barcelona.

Barca grab 2-2 draw at Real in Super Cup opener

European and La Liga champions Barcelona held arch-rivals Real Madrid to a 2-2 draw at the Bernabeu in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup.

Fabregas transfer to Barcelona agreed

Barcelona and Arsenal have reached agreement in principal on the transfer of Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas to the Spanish club, Barcelona said.

News on Cesc Fabregas within hours, says Barcelona

Barcelona said on Friday they will make an announcement "within hours" on the expected signing of Cesc Fabregas from Arsenal.