In a survey conducted by La Vanguardia, 76% of those who identified themselves as members of the PSC believe their party should be looking for points of mutual interest with the CiU rather than opposition. Along those lines, 80% of Catalans also insist there need be more agreement between the two parties (read story here). The Pakistani religious association, Camino de la Paz, denounces El Jueves for an image of Mohammad deemed offensive. The group says it prefers to go through the courts in order to avoid street protests (read story here). Real Madrid defeats El Espanyol (0-1), with a goal by Raúl García a half hour into the match (read story here)
The secretary of the Catalan Socialist Party, Pere Navarro, who was recently elected socialist candidate in the upcoming November elections, tells El Periódico in an interview, "Our priority is constitutional reform" (read story here). Early morning transit strike coincides with first day of new bus routes, without serious interference of service (read story here). The dark past of Snowflake (aka Floquet de Neu, aka Copito de Nieve), Barcelona's deceased, and much beloved albino gorilla, comes to light (read story here).
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Catalonia receives an approval rating on air quality despite high levels nitrogen dioxide in Barcelona and high concentrations of ozone contamination found thoughout the region (read story here)