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Stories with person: Mariano Rajoy
  • Spanish Parliament rejects Catalonia bid 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 6:22 pm
  • MADRID - Spain's Parliament on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected a petition by the powerful northeastern Catalonia region to allow an independence referendum, a decision that is likely to increase the divide between both sides.

  • Spain pays homage to former PM Adolfo Suarez 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 11:22 am
  • MADRID - Spain's King Juan Carlos joined politicians in Parliament on Monday to pay their last respects to Adolfo Suarez, the country's first democratically elected prime minister following decades of right-wing rule under Gen. Francisco Franco.