Making the news headlines in Barcelona today are the following stories:
LA VANGUARDIA (Castilian / Catalan)
The former president of the Balearic Islands, Jaume Matas, is to discover his sentence in the first anti-corruption case against him today; FC Barcelona trainer Pep Guardiola insists that the team can't win the Spanish league this season, despite Real Madrid's surprise 1-1 draw at home on Sunday that has cut their lead over Barça from 10 to eight points; For the first time in Catalunya, the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona is to train teachers to be bilingual in English.
EL PERIODICO (Castilian / Catalan)
A study into public information in various countries has put Spain into 58th place, out of 80, according to the responses provided by administrations to requests for information from citizens - in Spain, only one in five such requests are answered; Weather forecasters say that Catalunya will tomorrow see its first day of generalised rain after weeks of dry weather; Espanyol returned to the Champions League positions in the Spanish League following victory yesterday against Racing.
EL PUNT-AVUI (Catalan)
Ratings agency Moody's says that Spain needs to make further "substantial savings" to deal with debt of autonomous communities; Generalitat intervenes in accounts of Hospital Sant Pau and takes over management of hospital.