Making the news headlines in Barcelona today are the following stories:
LA VANGUARDIA (Castilian / Catalan)
Messi becomes FC Barcelona's highest ever goal-scorer with a hat-trick yesterday at the Camp Nou against Granada, where the final scoreline was 5-3; Generalitat agrees new terms with town councils for regularisation of immigrants, which will include both Castilian and Catalan skills and a minimum family income; Spanish Education ministry considering increasing class sizes.
EL PERIODICO (Castilian / Catalan)
Barcelona council due to approve today a proposal that will start the process to outlaw street prostitution in the city, put forward by the PP; The former president of the Balearic Islands, Jaume Matas, has been sentenced to six years in prison on corruption charges; Catalan man in prison in Italy accused of being member of Mafia, is expected to be absolved of the charges today and released.
EL PUNT-AVUI (Catalan)
The ex-president of Valencia, Francisco Camps, who was put on trial on corruption charges recently but cleared by the jury, says that he "is more prepared than ever" to return to the post; CiU leader in the Spanish Congress, Antoni Durán i Lleida, says that he won't support prime minister Mariano Rajoy's 2012 budget if it doesn't include €219 million owed to Catalunya.