Hundreds of thousands turned out for the pro-independence demonstration in Barcelona on September 11th. more

Sep 13, 2017 4:05 PM In the City

The ex-Catalan leader Artur Mas is accused of disobedience and breach of trust by Spain’s constitutional court after going ahead with illegal independence vote in 2014. more

Feb 8, 2017 12:37 PM In the City

For 20 years, Barcelona Metropolitan has reported the city's changes and its inevitable highs and lows. more

Dec 5, 2016 11:51 AM FEATURES

This month, Barcelona Metropolitan Magazine celebrates in 20th anniversary. more

Dec 2, 2016 1:49 PM FEATURES

La Rambla’s human statues are taking on the city council as they demand a change in regulations. more

Dec 1, 2016 1:19 PM FEATURES

Barcelona falls short in its plan to welcome over 9.000 refugees to the city. more

Oct 14, 2016 3:41 PM In the City 1 Comments

This week, the president of Catalunya announced his plans to call a referendum on independence in September 2017. more

Sep 29, 2016 12:00 AM In the City

Members of the American community in Barcelona share their thoughts on the upcoming presidential election. more

Sep 1, 2016 12:00 AM FEATURES

An InterNations survey shows that a large majority of expats are in favour of remaining in the EU. more

Jun 17, 2016 3:06 PM

After the 27-S elections, we take a look at who’s who in the new Catalan government. more

May 3, 2016 3:15 PM FEATURES

Barcelona after the Spanish Civil War

Arxiu Fotogràfic de Barcelona. Photographer: Pérez de Rosas

Barcelona has embarked on a major project to show life as it was here after the Spanish Civil War more

Oct 31, 2013 12:00 AM FEATURES

The Via Catalana photo story

Photographer Jacqui Barrowcliffe shares her photo story of the historic human chain created across Catalunya on September 11th more



Photo by Victor P. de Óbanos

A voice that could not be silenced celebrates its 90th year. more

Aug 12, 2013 10:31 AM FEATURES

A brief overview of the history that has led Catalans to take to the streets en masse and demand what they feel is rightfully theirs more

Oct 29, 2012 11:30 AM LIVING

Maria Palomares Arenas 3

Photo by Lee Woolcock

Nicola Thornton interviews women's rights activist Maria Palomares Arenas about the feminist movement in Spain and around the world more

Oct 2, 2012 12:00 AM FEATURES

Rebecca Glazer

Photo by Richard Owens

With the race for the White House hanging in the balance, US citizens in Barcelona are considering the issues that affect them more

Oct 2, 2012 12:00 AM FEATURES

Here are some interesting facts and figures about el Partido Popular more

Apr 27, 2012 12:00 AM FEATURES's the Catalan question

Guest blogger Julie Sheridan broaches the unavoidable (however hard she tries) topic of Catalan and Catalunya more

Feb 1, 2012 10:26 AM Guest blogger 7 Comments

Barcelona news: Wednesday 23rd November

The government and the PP will negotiate the transferral of power, Mariano Rajoy rejects the chance to move into the Palacio de La Moncloa, Joana Ortega announces there will be wage cuts of government officials more

Nov 23, 2011 10:29 AM THE INFORMER NEWS BLOG

Barcelona News: Tuesday 22nd November

Rajoy asks Merkel for help - Zapatero announces Socialist Party congress for the first week in February - Heavy flooding in Girona area due to rainfall, with nine roads closed more