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Opportunity and risk for Catalan research in independence debate - Times Higher Education (THE)

Breaking free from Madrid may reduce bureaucracy for universities, but could endanger funding. October 2, 2017. Share on twitter · Share on facebook · Share on linkedin · Share on whatsapp · Share on mail. By Holly Else. Twitter: @HollyElse. Catalan ...and more »

Thousands protest and strike over Catalonia referendum violence - The Guardian

Municipal police in Barcelona say 15,000 demonstrators stopped traffic, as schools, universities and FC Barcelona shut down. Stephen Burgen in Barcelona and agencies. Tue 3 Oct 2017 08.14 EDT First published on Tue 3 Oct 2017 03.22 EDT. Share on ...and more »

Catalonia referendum: 90% voted for independence, say officials – as it happened - The Guardian

This liveblog is now closed. You can find all the latest details on Sunday's events in this full report. Catalan referendum: preliminary results show 90% in favour of independence. Read more. Updated at 4.56am EDT. Facebook Twitter Google plus · 1 Oct ...and more »

Catalan referendum: muted response from EU leaders over police crackdown - The Guardian

Belgian PM one of few national leaders to denounce violence, as most EU leaders appear reluctant to respond formally. Jon Henley and Rowena Mason. Sun 1 Oct 2017 13.03 EDT Last modified on Tue 13 Mar 2018 13.53 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share ...and more »

Catalan referendum: preliminary results show 90% in favour of independence - The Guardian

Spanish prime minister defends violent response to poll, as raids on ballot stations by riot police leave hundreds of Catalans injured • Catalan referendum – live · Sam Jones, Stephen Burgen and agencies. Sun 1 Oct 2017 19.04 EDT First published on Sun ...and more »

King Felipe: Catalonia's authorities have 'scorned' all Spaniards with referendum - The Guardian

Spanish monarch uses strongly worded television address to chastise Catalan president, Carles Puigdemont, for attempting to break the 'unity of Spain'. Sam Jones in Barcelona. @swajones. Wed 4 Oct 2017 02.14 EDT First published on Tue 3 Oct 2017 ...and more »

Catalan referendum: Anti-police strike hits public services - BBC News

Thousands of people in Catalonia are rallying and blocking roads in protest over Spanish police violence during Sunday's independence referendum. There is little public transport across the region, after local trade unions called a strike. Spain's King ...and more »

Catalonia's referendum battle shifts to cyber space - Financial Times

Images of armed riot police dragging voters away from Catalonian polling stations dominated the airwaves and social media on Sunday — but police say the real battle over the region's independence referendum was taking place in cyber space. Less than ...and more »

Catalan leader calls for mediation with Spain over independence - The Guardian

Carles Puigdemont says EU 'cannot look the other way' after almost 900 were injured in referendum crackdown. Ripples from Catalan referendum could extend beyond Spain · Sam Jones and Stephen Burgen in Barcelona. Mon 2 Oct 2017 09.26 EDT First ...and more »

FC Barcelona and the Catalan struggle for independence - The Conversation UK

FC Barcelona's motto “mes que un club” or “more than a club” is emblazoned across the team's website, splashed across the seats of its Nou Camp stadium and embroidered on the collars of first-team shirts. The slogan dates back to the Catalan club's ...and more »