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Who is Mariela Blanco, contestant of ‘Now I fall!’  and wife of a PSOE leader who already adds 88,000 euros
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Who is Mariela Blanco, contestant of ‘Now I fall!’ and wife of a PSOE leader who already adds 88,000 euros

Fan of television contests, a fervent Eurovision fan, from León and mother of two girls. This is Mariela Blanco, the contestant of Now I fall! that has presented / displayed candidacy, with 10 programs rising with the victory, to snatch from Borja, who was eliminated on May 20, the record of permanence in the central circle of the Antena 3 program with a total of 32 programs, collects The confidential.Dreams with buy a town in his native León where to promote tourism and relieve the streets and beaches of other busiest destinations in Spain, as well as to combat the serious effects of emptied Spain, which increasingly affects more rural municipalities in our country.In this sense, you would lik...
The chronology of the COVID crisis in the Spanish team: from Busquets positive to vaccination
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The chronology of the COVID crisis in the Spanish team: from Busquets positive to vaccination

The Spanish selection has lived one completely chaotic week in what should have been the final set-up for the Eurocup. Spain debuts next Monday against Sweden that has also had to alter its plans due to some coronavirus cases in its national team, but the tournament already kicked off this Friday with Italy's victory over Turkey.With everything that has happened in the concentration after the positive by Sergio Busquets last Sunday until what seems to have been the end of the controversy with vaccination, the purely sporting has taken a back seat, but what happened around the Ciudad del Fútbol de Las Rozas is not wasted. ...
More than 14,000 infections and 133 deaths: Health reports a rebound in the pandemic after an adjustment in Catalonia
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More than 14,000 infections and 133 deaths: Health reports a rebound in the pandemic after an adjustment in Catalonia

An adjustment in the epidemiological data of Catalonia has added this Thursday almost 10,000 new infections to the figures of the Ministry of Health, which has notified a total of 14,004 new coronavirus infections and 133 deaths with positive diagnosis in Spain. "Catalonia has updated its database incorporating 9,381 cases with a diagnosis date between January 1 and June 6 that had not been previously notified ", specifies the department headed by Carolina Darias in the report. In this way, the total number of people infected since the beginning of the pandemic rises to 3,729,458 and the total number of deaths from coronavirus to 80,465 people.In terms of incidence, the slow but ...
Apps, robots, anticovid systems … technological advances to return the hospitality industry to normal despite the pandemic
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Apps, robots, anticovid systems … technological advances to return the hospitality industry to normal despite the pandemic

The Ministry of Health and the autonomous communities approved last Wednesday a document that includes a common national schedule for the closure of bars and discos. The bars may remain open until 1 a.m., stopping serving at 12 a.m. On the other hand, the clubs will close at 2 AM and, if there is no risk or the alert level is 1, it can be held until 3. With regard to capacity, 50% will be allowed indoors, which can be increased up to 60% in bars and restaurants if there is good ventilation; and 100% on terraces. However, if the incidence of cases is greater than 150 per 100,000 in 14 days, the interior will be closed. This measure affects the Community of Madrid.To date, the Sp...
The leader of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, and his number two charged with terrorism
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The leader of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, and his number two charged with terrorism

The Court of Instruction number 2 of Logroño has indicted the leader and the second in command of the Polisario Front on charges of terrorism, of which the leader of the Brahim Ghali group is also accused, whose reception by Spain has led to a diplomatic crisis with Morocco. In fact, Ghali was admitted to a hospital in the Riojan capital suffering from coronavirus. He had entered Spain under a false identity and the Sánchez government defended his reception for "humanitarian reasons." Along with Ghali has been Salem Sid Brahim Labsir alias "Salem Labsir", charged with the same charges. Labsir holds the position of Minister of Urban Planning and settlements in the "liberated" ter...
Coronavirus infections continue to decline in Spain as vaccination advances
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Coronavirus infections continue to decline in Spain as vaccination advances

In Catalonia, no death from Covid has been registered in the last 24 hours and in the Community of Madrid three deaths have been reported, while the number of infections continues to decline due to the virus in almost all of Spain as the vaccination campaign progresses.Galicia, Basque Country and Navarra They joined this Sunday the ten communities that have already begun to vaccinate the group of citizens aged 40 to 49 years.Two faces of the pandemicOne more day, the two faces of the pandemic have also been seen and, while the health services are striving to vaccinate the largest number of people, a part of the population dispenses with safety regulations and distancing, such as the more than 6...
Iceta qualifies Darias: "Anticovid measures must be adapted to each territory"
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Iceta qualifies Darias: "Anticovid measures must be adapted to each territory"

The Minister of Territorial Policy, Miquel Iceta, has defended that the actions to stop the pandemic "must adapt to the territory" and he has assured that the central government has not changed its criteria in this matter due to the criticism of the autonomous communities that saw an imposition in the measures.In an interview published in the newspaper Call, the minister has referred to the controversy surrounding the mandatory agreement of the Interterritorial Health Council with restrictions on nightlife and hospitality last Wednesday, after which the Basque Government has maintained the application of the measures to the hospitality industry approved in the Basque Country.The agreement was p...
Karlos Arguiñano openly says what he thinks of Fernando Simón
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Karlos Arguiñano openly says what he thinks of Fernando Simón

The chef Karlos Arguiñano usually accompanies the explanations of the recipes of his program Open kitchen with comments on current affairs, where he openly thinks about how the pandemic is living or the news that has been around it. This week, the chef surprised the viewers of his program by talking about a person who has become one of the best-known faces of the coronavirus pandemic in Spain: Fernando Simon.The public exposure Through daily appearances by the director of the Center for the Coordination of Health Alerts and Emergencies, he has earned the sympathy of many and the criticism of others, who do not forgive him for the mistakes he made. In the case of Arguiñano, the cook has confes...
"The economic and mental exhaustion of the self-employed is terrible, there are 450,000 charging the cessation of activity"
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"The economic and mental exhaustion of the self-employed is terrible, there are 450,000 charging the cessation of activity"

Lorenzo Amor is president of the National Federation of Self-Employed Organizations (ATA) of Spain, the largest in the country, as well as vice president of the CEOE employer association. Love parses for 20minutos the 15 months of the coronavirus pandemic and how the resulting economic crisis is affecting the self-employed sector.Give us an assessment of how the coronavirus pandemic has affected the self-employed sector.The pandemic has severely punished the self-employed, among other things because most are concentrated in the service sector. It has punished the self-employed and small companies more than large companies, which have had more resources to withstand the crisis. Nobody expecte...