Etiqueta 'Spanish politics'
Spanish politics

Spanish politics

The President of Vox, Santiago Abascal (centre), and the PP's General Secretary, Cuca Gamarra (left), with Alfonso Fernández Mañueco (right) who was sworn in as part of a regional coalition government.

NACHO GALLEGO

“The political landscape in Spain looks to be changing at the moment...”

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Comment: Changing times

“The political landscape in Spain looks to be changing at the moment...”

Jason Moore21/03/2022 09:44

The main opposition party, the Partido Popular, has a new leader.

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Comment: Spain’s political battle

The main opposition party, the Partido Popular, has a new leader.

Humphrey Carter04/03/2022 10:15

The traditional centre right Partido Popular has collapsed, who will benefit?

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Comment: Spain’s political crisis

The traditional centre right Partido Popular has collapsed, who will benefit?

Reuters24/02/2022 10:07

Catalonia's regional President Aragones meets Spanish PM Sanchez, in Barcelona

International

Spain, Catalonia still 'far apart' on independence as talks resume

Sanchez is again seeking the support of left-wing separatists Esquerra to pass the 2022 budget in coming weeks.

Reuters16/09/2021 08:25

“Two radical parties from across the political divide in Spain could be in govt....”

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Viewpoint: Sea change

“Two radical parties from across the political divide in Spain could be in govt....”

Jason Moore24/07/2021 10:01

“Two radical parties from across the political divide in Spain could be in govt....”

“Two radical parties from across the political divide in Spain could be in govt....”

“Two radical parties from across the political divide in Spain could be in govt....”

JUANJO MARTIN

The clash illustrated the tensions between the two parties of the ruling coalition

Latest headlines

Pork-barrel politics? Spanish ministers clash over less-meat campaign

The clash illustrated the tensions between the two parties of the ruling coalition.

Reuters09/07/2021 10:36

Viewpoint

Reclaiming the centre

Inflammatory statements and a breakdown in the civility of discourse only serve to advance this.

Andrew Ede05/11/2020 09:49

Viewpoint

Voters’ safe options

Vox, like Podemos, aren’t what the public are looking for right now.

Andrew Ede22/06/2020 18:09

Comment

Politicking in times of virus

Governments must be held accountable but there are times when unity is required.

Humphrey Carter07/05/2020 18:09

Viewpoint

How long for Spanish PM?

The new Spanish PM has some major internal coalition problems to over come.

Humphrey Carter14/02/2020 09:22

Spain's Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez

Viewpoint

And Spain's budget?

First order of business for the new macro coalition government has been pensions.

Humphrey Carter16/01/2020 12:01

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Elections

“The political stalemate must be broken in Spain sooner rather than later...”

Jason Moore19/09/2019 10:24

Spanish politics

Politics

Spain to hold fourth election in four years on Nov. 10

Party leaders have spent more time blaming one another for the impasse than negotiating to put together a government.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter18/09/2019 09:40

FILE PHOTO: Spain’s acting PM Sanchez speaks during a plenary session at Parliament in Madridspeaks

Politics

Spanish party leaders in last-ditch talks as election deadline looms

All the main party leaders are meeting with King Felipe later today.

Reuters17/09/2019 13:27

Spain's acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez

Politics

Election looms in Spain as Socialists' talks with Podemos stall

A repeat election in Spain would see the Socialists extend their lead and PP win more seats than in April.

Reuters11/09/2019 15:24