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SOS Racisme video to expose everyday racism

Anti-racism organisation SOS Racisme has released a video to expose everyday racism. The video shows two actors in a racist scenario along with reaction from 40 anonymous people. “We are stressing...

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Seat reveals plans for electric car due on market in 2019

Seat has begun to reveal plans for its electric vehicle, the eMii, which the car manufacturer hopes to launch in 2019. The car will have a range of 150 kilometres and a top speed of 130 kph, with a 30-minute...

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MWC opens to large turnout and some protests

The Mobile World Congress (MWC) began yesterday with a mass turnout of attendees (more than 100,000 are expected), with Barcelona's public transport system reinforced. There were protests outside the fair...

Best times for Hamilton on first day of F1 testing

Pre-season F1 testing began yesterday at the Circuit de Catalunya, with Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes clocking the best times. Mercedes dominated as McLaren and Red Bull suffered mechanical problems. Yet,...

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Catalonia's foreign population fell 0.5% in 2015

The municipal census shows that Catalonia's foreign population dropped by 0.5% in 2015. After successive rises in the foreign population in recent years, 2015 was the first to show a significant decrease,...