VilaWeb / Catalan News Agency

VilaWeb / Catalan News Agency

UN Special Rapporteur highlights relevance of Catalangate and calls for Pegasus spyware ban

Over 60 pro-independence figures were victims of espionage, including current president and MPs

Clément Nyaletsossi Voule (picture by UN)

Love song to Catalonia from Australian singer-songwriter Vance Joy

He sings of hot streets, vermouth, seaside and olive trees


Former Spanish PM under investigation for discrediting Catalan politicians

Mariano Rajoy allegedly blackmailed bank for information on independence leaders’ private accounts

Mariano Rajoy and Carles Puigdemont in 2016

Catalan students trained at UN-affiliated entity

RAUN academy offers program for young people willing to do multi-disciplinary research on issues tackled by United Nations

Picture by RAUN

Two Catalan universities among 200 best worldwide, says study

QS World University Rankings 2023 recognises value of UAB and UB


Bruce Springsteen announces second concert in Barcelona

American musician sells out first gig in Catalan capital within minutes


Former Barcelona councilor Manuel Valls loses bid to become French MP

Politician aimed to represent French citizens in Monaco, Portugal, the Spanish state and Andorra


Google opens new offices in Barcelona

Cloud services, digital marketing, AI and consultancy services will help Catalan companies develop and strengthen European tech hub


Catalan activist Tamara Carrasco finally acquitted after four years of judicial ordeal

She was detained under terrorism charges in 2018 and barred from leaving her hometown for over a year before trial


FC Barcelona's women's team biggest victory

They have broken records on and off the pitch this season, leading to a social movement among fans in Catalonia