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More than half Spain on alert for strong storms and heavy rain
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More than half Spain on alert for strong storms and heavy rain

There is an orange warning (significant risk) for rains and storms in Aragn, Catalonia, Navarra and Pas Vasco, while in Asturias, Cantabria, the two Castiles, Galicia, Madrid, Murcia, La Rioja and the Valencian Community the warning is yellow (risk ). Several vehicles circulate yesterday under heavy rain in Orense.More than half of the country is on a meteorological alert this Thursday due to the risk of strong storms accompanied by wind and hail and the forecast of intense rains that can accumulate up to 30 liters per square meter and they put 4 autonomous regions on orange notice and another 10 in yellow. [Consulta la previsin del tiempo en tu localidad]The State Meteorological Agency (Aemet) informs on its website that on this day there are orange notice (significant risk) due to rains ...
The ‘mobile DANA’ is primed this Thursday with more than half Spain: alert for strong storms, rain, wind and hail
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The ‘mobile DANA’ is primed this Thursday with more than half Spain: alert for strong storms, rain, wind and hail

The mobile DANA that is affecting Spain It has already wreaked havoc and will continue to do so for hours to come. More than half of the country is on a meteorological alert this Thursday due to the risk of strong storms accompanied by wind and hail and a forecast of intense rains that can accumulate up to 30 liters per square meter and put 4 autonomies on orange notice and yellow to 10 others. The State Meteorological Agency (Aemet) reports on its website that on this day there is an orange warning (significant risk) for rains and storms in Aragon, Catalonia, Navarra and the Basque Country, while in Asturias, Cantabria, the two Castiles, Galicia, Madrid, Murcia, La Rioja and the...
‘El Cigala’ has planned an extensive tour of Spain that would begin next Saturday in Malaga
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‘El Cigala’ has planned an extensive tour of Spain that would begin next Saturday in Malaga

The cantaor Diego 'El Cigala', arrested for an alleged crime of gender violence, has an extensive schedule of concerts for this summer in Spain, the first this Saturday at the Parador de Nerja (Málaga). The organization is waiting to see how events evolve before making any decisionssources from Paradores have informed Efe."At the expense of what may happen" to Diego 'El Cigala', arrested last night in Madrid by the National Police, his world tour is on the air Everything I have and a series of concerts in Spain.'El Cigala', 52, presented his tour last May with a flamenco recital at the National Theater of Santo Domingo, capital of the country where he resides and which granted him nationality i...
The TSJC studies whether the Generalitat violates linguistic rights by prioritizing the distribution of exams in Catalan in selectivity
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The TSJC studies whether the Generalitat violates linguistic rights by prioritizing the distribution of exams in Catalan in selectivity

The AEB files a lawsuit against the instructions of the Consell Interuniversitari de Catalunya that urge to distribute the tests in Catalan and, only if a student requests it, in SpanishThe selectivity of a year ago in GironaThe selectivity tests in Catalonia, which must be held on June 8, 9, 10 and 11, are under judicial scrutiny. The Assembly for a Bilinge School of Catalonia (AEB) has filed a lawsuit before the Contentious-Administrative Chamber of the Superior Court of Justice of Catalonia (TSJC) against the instructions of the Interuniversity Council of Catalonia, which depends on the Department of Research and Universities of the Generalitat regarding this test to which 40,000 Catalan students are summoned.Specifically, the Consell Interuniversitari de Catalunya has drawn up, as eve...
A minor dies in the Ebro river in Miravet when practicing kayaking
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A minor dies in the Ebro river in Miravet when practicing kayaking

He was participating in an activity organized by his institute in SabadellFirefighters rescue operation.A minor of about 15 to old has died in the river Ebro as it passes through Miravet (Tarragona) when he was kayaking in an activity organized by his institute of Sabadell (Barcelona). The boy's teachers have reported his disappearance to 01:06 p.m. so the Firefighters have deployed a wide device that has allowed them to locate towards the 16.55 hours the corpse in the water.The minor was part of a group that had participated in a kayak rowing activity and some young people have also opted to bathe in the river when, at some point and for reasons that are being investigated, he has disappeared. The body has been located about 250 meters from where they had seen him for the last time six me...
They look for a missing minor when he was kayaking in the Ebro
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They look for a missing minor when he was kayaking in the Ebro

The Firefighters of the Generalitat have deployed a comprehensive device to trying to locate a minor, about 15 years old, who has disappeared while practicing with a kayak in the Ebro, at the height of Miravet (Tarragona), in an activity organized by its institute in Sabadell (Barcelona).As reported by the Mossos d'Esquadra and the Firefighters, It was the young man's teachers who alerted the emergency number 112 at 01:06 p.m. of the disappearance of the young man, before which a wide search device has been deployed.The young man was practicing with a kayak on the Ebro river, at the height of Miravet (Tarragona), after embarking on the so-called Miravet beach, with his classmates from the insti...
Labor Inspection issues seven reports against IQOXE for serious infractions since the explosion of its factory
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Labor Inspection issues seven reports against IQOXE for serious infractions since the explosion of its factory

Work inspection of the Generalitat has issued seven reports against the chemical company IQOXE de la Canonja (Tarragonès) for serious infringements. The resolutions have their origin in complaints filed by CCOO due to different aspects such as the violation of the right to strike, deficiencies in the Self-Protection Plan, lack of security measures for workers, not adopting sufficient protection against covid-19 or deficiencies in the programs training to the employees, among others. All have been put on after the explosion that occurred in the company on January 19, 2020 and that caused three dead. The Labor Inspection subsequently transfers the reports to the Department of Labor, which has alr...
KEYS |  Is there an ‘end to the state of alarm’ effect in the latest sexist murders?  Contagion?  What is failing?
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KEYS | Is there an ‘end to the state of alarm’ effect in the latest sexist murders? Contagion? What is failing?

The state of alarm of the covid-19 declined in Spain on Sunday, May 9. Fifteen days have passed since then in which no less than six sexist crimes have occurred (five women and one minor). Such accumulation is surprising after 2020 ended as the year with the fewest murders due to gender violence (45) since there is an official record.We consulted several experts in gender violence to understand the keys to what happened in a 'black week' due to sexist violence and we asked them what is failing in the fight against this social scourge.The context: when and where have the latest murders occurred?Six women and a child they have been murdered by their abusers in recent days. The May 9, the day th...
The drama of sexist violence does not stop: five victims in just 72 hours
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The drama of sexist violence does not stop: five victims in just 72 hours

This year 13 women have been murdered in sexist crimes. Of these, four have had their lives taken this week, in addition to the 7-year-old son of one of them and her four-month-old fetus, as she was pregnant.The most recent case took place this Thursday in Laviana (Asturias), the first of gender violence registered in the Principality in 2021. María Teresa was 48 years old, and in the middle of the morning her ex-partner, 51, he killed her by shooting her with a shotgun.According to the Asturian newspaper The New Spain, María Teresa had recently gone to the local Women's Information Center to request information regarding the divorce. The marriage had just separated. They had a 20-year-old so...
The Government confirms three victims of gender violence in 24 hours: a woman in Tarragona and another in the Balearic Islands
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The Government confirms three victims of gender violence in 24 hours: a woman in Tarragona and another in the Balearic Islands

The Ministry of Equality has confirmed this Tuesday as alleged cases of gender violence the murders of a woman in Tarragona this Monday and that of another woman and her 7 year old son this Tuesday in the Balearic Islands.As Irene Montero's team has pointed out, the woman from Tarragona was 52 years old and had no minor children in common with her attacker, on which there were no previous complaints of gender violence.⚠️ We are collecting data on the alleged murder by #GenderViolence of a 42-year-old woman in the province of Barcelona.🔴 If confirmed, the number of women killed by gender violence would rise to 12 in 2021 and 1,090 since 2003.#NosQueremosVivas#NiUnaMenos- Delegation of the Govt. ...