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Xavier Trias accuses Barcelona mayor Jaume Collboni of "dishonest operations"

Xavier Trias accuses Barcelona mayor Jaume Collboni of "dishonest operations"

Trias confirms that he will resign as councillor, but says he will first consolidate his team and "infuse them with strength"

Marta Sánchez Iranzo

Monday, 19 of june of 2023 - 19:18

Well, indeed, the price of the Comuns

Well, indeed, the price of the Comuns

José Antich

Monday, 19 of june of 2023 - 17:35

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Collboni becomes mayor of Barcelona with votes of PP and Colau, who goes to the opposition

Collboni becomes mayor of Barcelona with votes of PP and Colau, who goes to the opposition

The Socialist candidate surprises and with 23 votes unseats Xavier Trias, who was left with 16 votes

Jordi Palmer

Saturday, 17 of june of 2023 - 18:02

Collboni, in desperation

Collboni, in desperation

José Antich

Friday, 16 of june of 2023 - 17:26

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Xavier Trias and Ernest Maragall finalise an accord to govern Barcelona city

Xavier Trias and Ernest Maragall finalise an accord to govern Barcelona city

Under the city council agreement, Trias will be mayor of the Catalan capital, with Maragall as first deputy mayor

Marta Lasalas

Thursday, 15 of june of 2023 - 22:33

Colau's last pirouette

Colau's last pirouette

José Antich

Wednesday, 14 of june of 2023 - 17:57

How Ada Colau proposed to divide the pie in Barcelona with Collboni and Maragall

How Ada Colau proposed to divide the pie in Barcelona with Collboni and Maragall

BComú's plan, already rejected, proposed a proportional distribution of officials and districts between the three parties

Jordi Palmer

Tuesday, 13 of june of 2023 - 19:46

EU court ruling hits Barcelona's taxis: licenses for mobile app cabs cannot be limited

EU court ruling hits Barcelona's taxis: licenses for mobile app cabs cannot be limited

The European Court of Justice considers that limiting the number of rideshare vehicle licenses is contrary to Union Law

Jordi Palmer

Thursday, 8 of june of 2023 - 21:45

Colau and 'light' Trumpism

Colau and 'light' Trumpism

José Antich

Wednesday, 7 of june of 2023 - 17:39

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Hillary Clinton's messages in Barcelona

Hillary Clinton's messages in Barcelona

Former Democrat candidate for US presidency has spoken at 50th anniversary of Barcelona's CIDOB international affairs body

Lluís Bou

Friday, 2 of june of 2023 - 20:43

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Barcelona election winner Xavier Trias warns Ada Colau not to do "anything strange"

Barcelona election winner Xavier Trias warns Ada Colau not to do "anything strange"

Trias gathers his team at the Barcelona town hall for the first time: "I'll talk to all parties with options to govern"

Pedro Ruiz

Wednesday, 31 of may of 2023 - 17:34

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Two more skeletons and a Roman grave complex unearthed in Barcelona's Via Laietana

Two more skeletons and a Roman grave complex unearthed in Barcelona's Via Laietana

Archaeologists uncover graves from Roman and Late Antiquity eras, in a "stratified" find that reveals the city's evolution

Jordi Palmer / El Nacional

Tuesday, 30 of may of 2023 - 20:30

Hillary Clinton to visit Barcelona on 2nd June

Hillary Clinton to visit Barcelona on 2nd June

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is to visit Barcelona on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of CIDOB

Joan Antoni Guerrero Vall

Friday, 26 of may of 2023 - 20:42

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Xavier Trias: "I come to substitute Ada Colau, but winning the elections nobly"

Xavier Trias: "I come to substitute Ada Colau, but winning the elections nobly"

Xavier Trias affirms that, if Ada Colau became mayor for another four years, "it would be a catastrophe" for Barcelona

Pedro Ruiz

Thursday, 25 of may of 2023 - 21:12

Xavier Trias plans to audit Barcelona's superblocks and undo those that "distort" the Eixample

Xavier Trias plans to audit Barcelona's superblocks and undo those that "distort" the Eixample

Trias rejects the tram connection from Verdaguer to Francesc Macià, but won't rule out a referendum on the issue

Pedro Ruiz

Tuesday, 23 of may of 2023 - 21:39

El Nacional survey: 75% of Barcelona residents want tougher measures against squatters

El Nacional survey: 75% of Barcelona residents want tougher measures against squatters

El Nacional's Feedback survey: 69% see the Barcelona city council as too permissive with incivic behaviour and crime

David González

Monday, 22 of may of 2023 - 20:53

Jumping the fence to the 'Bunkers' is "occasional and sporadic", says Barcelona council

Jumping the fence to the 'Bunkers' is "occasional and sporadic", says Barcelona council

Two weeks after night access to the city lookout point on Turò de la Rovira was closed off, the council says it's working

Jordi Palmer

Thursday, 18 of may of 2023 - 22:36

Why did Jaume Collboni abandon Ada Colau after 8 years of municipal marriage?

Why did Jaume Collboni abandon Ada Colau after 8 years of municipal marriage?

Socialist candidate Collboni seeks to win back voters from left, centre and right - from BComú, to CDC and Cs

Marta Lasalas

Wednesday, 17 of may of 2023 - 22:05

Trias, Giró and Alsina propose a relaunch of the Barcelona brand

Trias, Giró and Alsina propose a relaunch of the Barcelona brand

"People are waiting for us to return to the world", says the Trias for Barcelona mayoral candidate

Pedro Ruiz

Wednesday, 17 of may of 2023 - 19:00

Anna Gabriel demands votes for the CUP to be future Barcelona mayor's "permanent nightmare"

Anna Gabriel demands votes for the CUP to be future Barcelona mayor's "permanent nightmare"

Basha Changue says the CUP is "the only pro-independence candidature": Colau, Maragall and Trias are "appeasement"

Nicolas Tomás

Monday, 15 of may of 2023 - 23:17

Xavier Trias is adamant: if he doesn't finish first, he won't try to become Barcelona mayor

Xavier Trias is adamant: if he doesn't finish first, he won't try to become Barcelona mayor

Xavier Trias offers his hand again to the PSC and ERC candidates for support if his list wins the most votes

Pedro Ruiz

Monday, 15 of may of 2023 - 21:02

Barcelona's museums open their doors after dark: the Night of the Museums returns

Barcelona's museums open their doors after dark: the Night of the Museums returns

More than 90 museums, 121 exhibitions and over 80 scheduled activities, and all for free on a Saturday night

Marta Gambín

Friday, 12 of may of 2023 - 22:11

Water for Barcelona: what do city mayoral candidates propose in the face of the drought?

Water for Barcelona: what do city mayoral candidates propose in the face of the drought?

As Catalonia's drought continues, mayoral candidates have different management proposals for the precious resource of water

Nura Portella

Friday, 12 of may of 2023 - 20:37

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Police use batons in uptown Barcelona district as pro and anti-squatter groups march | VIDEO

Police use batons in uptown Barcelona district as pro and anti-squatter groups march | VIDEO

On the eve of the municipal election campaign, Mossos batons were used over a housing issue that has sharply divided opinion

Guillem RS

Thursday, 11 of may of 2023 - 22:29

The murkiness of the municipal pacts

The murkiness of the municipal pacts

José Antich

Wednesday, 10 of may of 2023 - 17:13

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Ada Colau now proposes to revoke licenses for tourist flats and souvenir shops

Ada Colau now proposes to revoke licenses for tourist flats and souvenir shops

Ahead of the start of the election campaign, the mayor puts the spotlight on the negative impact of tourism on Barcelona

Jordi Palmer

Monday, 8 of may of 2023 - 21:50

Climate activists accused of heritage crime over protest at Barcelona's Egyptian Museum

Climate activists accused of heritage crime over protest at Barcelona's Egyptian Museum

Judge awaits expert's report on value of damages to heritage items, which the Museum initially estimated at 25,000 euros

Mayte Piulachs

Monday, 8 of may of 2023 - 20:29

Catalan president again blames miserly Spanish investment for Rodalies rail chaos

Catalan president again blames miserly Spanish investment for Rodalies rail chaos

Pere Aragonès says that investing in the Catalan rail service "has not been a political priority for the Spanish government"

Júlia Peñascal

Monday, 8 of may of 2023 - 19:18

Thousands of Barcelona rail commuters face a month of disruption after signal box fire

Thousands of Barcelona rail commuters face a month of disruption after signal box fire

Adif's claim that lightning caused the grave problem on Barcelona's R2 South suburban line is contradicted by weather data

El Nacional

Wednesday, 3 of may of 2023 - 22:20

What Barcelona tourists need to know about the "Carmel Bunkers"

What Barcelona tourists need to know about the "Carmel Bunkers"

Overnight closing from 7:30pm till 9am is now the rule for the summit area of Turó de la Rovira (the "Bunkers")

Jordi Palmer

Wednesday, 3 of may of 2023 - 19:51

The Obamas and Steven Spielberg in Barcelona: city sightseeing before Springsteen concert

The Obamas and Steven Spielberg in Barcelona: city sightseeing before Springsteen concert

Barack Obama, Michelle Obama and Steven Spielberg visit Barcelona ahead of the Bruce Springsteen concert this Friday

Joan Tardà Fernández

Friday, 28 of april of 2023 - 18:30

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Xavier Trias presents himself as "the change", and asks PSC and ERC if they will maintain Ada Colau

Xavier Trias presents himself as "the change", and asks PSC and ERC if they will maintain Ada Colau

In ElNacional.cat's face-to-face, Trias reiterates that he will talk to both the PSC and ERC if he wins the election

Pedro Ruiz

Thursday, 27 of april of 2023 - 18:59

Two of the three youths jailed for a month after 2019 Barcelona riots avoid further prison

Two of the three youths jailed for a month after 2019 Barcelona riots avoid further prison

One of the youths originally faced almost 8 years jail for taking part in the 2019 protests after Catalan leaders' verdicts

Mayte Piulachs

Wednesday, 26 of april of 2023 - 21:56

The success of Sant Jordi

The success of Sant Jordi

José Antich

Monday, 24 of april of 2023 - 17:46

Best activities to celebrate Sant Jordi 2023 in Barcelona the Catalan way

Best activities to celebrate Sant Jordi 2023 in Barcelona the Catalan way

Discover all of the best ways to celebrate Sant Jordi 2023, the special Catalan holiday of love, in Barcelona

Madison Meyers

Saturday, 22 of april of 2023 - 10:00

Books and roses, culture and love: Sant Jordi 2023 in Barcelona and Catalonia

Books and roses, culture and love: Sant Jordi 2023 in Barcelona and Catalonia

Everything is ready for the celebration that many Catalans regard as the most beautiful day of the year: Diada de Sant Jordi

El Nacional

Saturday, 22 of april of 2023 - 01:42

Trias will win Barcelona race, well ahead of Colau, Collboni and Maragall, says Junts poll

Trias will win Barcelona race, well ahead of Colau, Collboni and Maragall, says Junts poll

Poll says Junts candidacy will win 13 or 14 councillors, the current mayor will take 9-10, Collboni, 8-9, and Maragall, 7-8

David González

Thursday, 20 of april of 2023 - 22:18

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World's first robotic lung transplant carried out at Barcelona's Vall d'Hebron hospital

World's first robotic lung transplant carried out at Barcelona's Vall d'Hebron hospital

The same operation also pioneered a new access route for removing diseased lungs and inserting new ones

Judit Pellicer

Monday, 17 of april of 2023 - 19:32

Sunday morning dentist: Quentin Tarantino's Barcelona medical emergency

Sunday morning dentist: Quentin Tarantino's Barcelona medical emergency

Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino visited Barcelona last weekend, and also the lesser known locality of Mollet del Vallès

Malena Ramajo

Friday, 14 of april of 2023 - 23:36

Three-way tie in Barcelona: Colau a nose ahead of Trias and Maragall, says an ERC poll

Three-way tie in Barcelona: Colau a nose ahead of Trias and Maragall, says an ERC poll

Ada Colau, Xavier Trias and Ernest Maragall would tie for seats on the Barcelona council, according to the survey

Judit Pellicer

Thursday, 13 of april of 2023 - 22:38