Operation against Russian Mafia is under way in Lloret— includes records of illegal building permits during period of Mayor Xavier Crespo (read story here). The Ministry of Education, Culture, and Sport will be studying possible solutions for funding issues facing Museum of Contemporary Art of Barcelona (MACBA) (read story here).
Despite questionable reffing and terrible turf, Barca proceeds to semifinals with an impressive win Thursday night against Málaga. (read story here). The Cirque du Soleil has extended his stay another day at the Palau Sant Jordi with the show 'Michael Jackson. The Immortal World Tour', a tribute to the King of Pop (read story here).
567 violent break-ins have been registered around Catalunya last year, with an increase of 87% from 2011 in the region of Girona (read story here)