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Spaniards defy ban on pre-election protests

May 19th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 19 (IANS/EFE) Chanting a cry of resistance from Spain's 1936-1939 civil war, thousands of mainly young people thronged this capital's Puerta del Sol square Wednesday night in defiance ... Read more...

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Europe, US, other nations celebrate New Year with gusto, fireworks

January 1st, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
London/New York, Jan.1 (ANI): People from all walks of life celebrated the beginning of the new year with gusto and fireworks in Europe, the United States and in other parts of the ... Read more...

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Thousands protest abortion law in Spain

March 8th, 2010 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 8 (IANS/EFE) Thousands of people took to the streets in nearly 100 cities Sunday to protest against abortion and demand the nullification of the new law recently approved in Spain ... Read more...

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Spain’s New Year fete features EU theme

January 2nd, 2010 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 2 (IANS/EFE) At midnight Spain greeted its half-year rotating presidency of the European Union (EU), lighting up a dozen public buildings with the blue of the EU flag. After the bells ... Read more...

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