Spanish Supreme Court orders arrest of former Catalan MP Anna Gabriel

By Raquel Castillo and John Miller MADRID/ZURICH, Feb 21 : Spain’s Supreme Court ordered the arrest of former Catalan member of parliament Anna Gabriel after she failed to appear in court on Wednesday to answer charges related to the region’s independence push. Gabriel was called to appear in the Supreme Court on charges of sedition […]

Spain’s ruling PP party used “dirty money” in campaigns, ex-politician says

By Rodrigo De Miguel MADRID, Jan 24 : Spain’s ruling People’s Party (PP) funded a 2007 regional election campaign with kickbacks from businessmen in exchange for work contracts, a former senior party official told a court on Wednesday as part of a corruption trial. The PP has denied any wrongdoing and said it had not […]