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Catalan parliament declares independence from Spain

Catalan parliament declares independence from Spain

Catalonia's regional parliament declared independence from Spain on Friday in a disputed vote that is now likely to be declared illegal by Spain's constitutional court.

Oct 27, 2017, 19:33 PM IST

Spanish PM won't rule out suspending Catalonia's autonomy

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has refused to rule out suspending Catalonia's regional autonomy unless its leaders withdraw a threatened declaration of independence as tens of thousands rallied for national unity.

Oct 08, 2017, 17:53 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi meets Turkish President, Spanish PM

PM Narendra Modi meets Turkish President, Spanish PM

PM Modi met Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Mariano Rajoy Brey on Monday.

Nov 16, 2015, 15:07 PM IST

Spanish PM hits back at Greece`s Tsipras in austerity row

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Sunday called on his Greek counterpart to get "serious" about his country`s debt-wracked economy, after Alexis Tsipras accused other eurozone partners of undermining its negotiations with Brussels.

Mar 01, 2015, 19:58 PM IST

Spanish PM pushes for new laws after graft scandal

 Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Thursday pushed for the rapid adoption of new laws aimed at tightening political party accounting rules, after his health minister resigned in the latest in a string of corruption scandals.

Nov 27, 2014, 18:21 PM IST

Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy celebrates Scottish Referendum result

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy Friday celebrated the result of Thursday's Scottish independence referendum in which Scotland voted to stay part of Britain.

Sep 20, 2014, 05:03 AM IST

Spain economy to be better in 2013: Mariano Rajoy

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has expressed confidence that 2013 will be a better year and that the economic crisis can begin to be overcome in the near future.

Oct 29, 2012, 11:49 AM IST

Spanish PM will not stand in 2012 general election

The Socialist Party has slumped in the opinion polls against Popular Party.

Apr 02, 2011, 15:51 PM IST

Prince Charles, Spanish PM urge cooperation over disputes

Gibraltar has long fuelled tensions between Spain and Britain.

Apr 01, 2011, 14:45 PM IST

Spanish PM calls for `Marshall Plan` for Arab states

Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis
Rodriguez Zapatero urged world powers on Wednesday to create a
"Marshall Plan" to help Arab states moving towards democracy.

Mar 02, 2011, 11:46 AM IST

Spanish PM expresses support for democracy in Arab world

About 100 Egyptians also gathered in front of Egyptian embassy in Madrid.

Jan 31, 2011, 12:57 PM IST

Berlusconi embarrasses Spanish PM

Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi is known for his diplomatic gaffes.

Jun 11, 2010, 12:32 PM IST

Spain takes over EU presidency; PM promises end to eco crisis

Spain has taken over the presidency of the EU and the Prime Minister says his country will strive to end Europe`s economic crisis.

Jan 01, 2010, 19:37 PM IST

Mubarak discusses Palestine, Iran with Spanish PM

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on Tuesday held talks with Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Zapatero and discussed hosts of issues including the vexed West Asia peace process and Iranian nuclear programme.

Nov 24, 2009, 18:55 PM IST