Protests against the visit of Pope Benedict XVI to Spain take place.
Pope Benedict XVI begins a visit to Spain at Santiago de Compostela.
2010-11-6 (Context: Pope Benedict XVI, Spain)
Spain's third largest bank, CaixaBank, announces it is moving its legal base out of Catalonia to Valencia. This follows a similar move yesterday by Catalan banking group Banco Sabadell who announced they are moving their headquarters to Alicante in response to growing political insecurity in Catalonia.
2017-10-6 (Context: Spain)
Pro-independent trade unions, businesses, and schools in Catalonia hold a general strike to protest Spanish police brutality during the October 1 independence referendum.
2017-10-3 (Context: Spain)
"Nature" publishes research from The Institute of Astrophysics of Andalusia at the Glorieta de la Astronomia of Granada, Spain, describing the discovery that a ring system orbits the trans-Neptunian dwarf planet Haumea.
2017-10-11 (Context: Spain)
The government of Catalonia holds a public referendum on whether their region should gain independence from Spain, despite the Spanish courts and government declaring the vote illegal and deploying police to deter voters. Catalan President Carles Puigdemont says Catalonia "has won the right to become an independent state."
2017-10-1 (Context: Spain)