"There is no alternative for us other than to fight back. This is the biggest challenge for my generation"
Greek university student
""The main thing is we got him back on board, he is safe. But I think it just showed everyone how hard it is to actually see the guy in the water, even on a sunny day, 18 knots and sunshine, you know you wouldn't want to be doing it in 20 knots in the dark. I don't think you would find him you know.""
Skipper, Team Hun Sung Hai/Scallywag
"These are really important social issues that affect all of us all over in our communities. And we can't just leave this up to governments to solve these problems"
"‘Aussie flu’ is actually a bit of a misnomer. It is a strain that we have seen in previous seasons in the UK, in fact we saw it circulating last season. Hospital admissions have increased due to a combination of influenza A and B and no strain is currently dominating."
Professor Paul Cosford
Medical Director, Public Health England
""Oh it's a huge part! It's really exciting singing this and it's super challenging, to act and to sing. So for me it's really special to do it, really.""
"The poles amplify all the phenomena we see everywhere else on the globe"
"The 'dream of Brexit' isn’t just winning in the United Kingdom, it’s winning in Catalonia, Hungary, Poland and all over the European Union as we speak. There is a major historic change"
UKIP MEP and ex-party leader
"I'm actually happy and proud of these women. I mean, it is their time. It is their time."
Mary J. Blige
Recording artist / Actress
From victories for Puigdemont and Ciudadanos, to a record voter turnout and defeat for Rajoy
The separatist movement has achieved a majority in parliament, while the pro-unity Ciudadanos are the largest single party
The deposed Catalan president stands on the brink of gaining backing from his electorate for his go-it-alone policy that some say will break up Spain.
Euronews spoke to people who queued up to vote in Thursday's election in Catalonia
As Catalans decide whether to vote for pro or anti-independence parties in today's regional election the result remains too close to call.
The electoral campaign in Catalonia has been an unusual one with several separatist leaders in exile or in jail. Reflecting the deep division in Catalan society
The push by Catalan separatists towards independence has monopolized front pages, air time and debates across the country. The lack of dialogue between the Madrid and Catalan governments has relegated
Next in the sales ranking comes the figurines of CUP leader Anna Gabriel, Albert Rivera (Ciudadanos), Pedro Sánchez (PSOE) and Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy of the People's Party.
Polls predict a tight outcome but no party will get an outright majority
On December 21st, Catalonians vote on a working day—the first time in 20 years—for the next president of the Generalitat.
Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy pushes for a return to ‘normality’ as Spain’s politicians rally in the run-up to the Catalan election.
Catalonia’s former president Carles Puigdemont and his supporters have held a major rally ahead of next week’s snap regional poll.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from the EU’s de facto political capital.
In this edition: Catalan separatists make
Police said some 45,000 people attended the rally.
Thousands of Catalan separatists descended into the streets of Brussels on Thursday in protest at the EU’s response to a disputed independence
Between now and December 21 pro-Spanish and pro-Independence Catalans will have to decide which parties best represent them.
Belgian courts have said that they will make a decision on whether to extradite the dismissed Catalan president, Carles Puigdemont on the 14th December
Spain's highest court has refused bail for four of the key personalities involved in the disputed independence referendum in Catalonia. Campaigning for Catalonia's December snap election begins on Tuesday.
But there was quite a hiccup at the height of the crisis in October, when retail sales dropped and almost 3,000 companies moved their headquarters out of Catalonia.
Catalonia's former president Carles Puigdemont is having to launch his regional election campaign from exile in Belgium.