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A train from Renfe company that was traveling in the direction of Manresa, was injured due to a detachment of rocks that fell on the road when passing by Vacarisses. The following day, employees of Adif are working to restore the service. Photo Gemma Miralda. 17/03/2011 Vacarisses, Spain.
Participants in the Mobile World Congress fair. Photo by Gemma Miralda. Barcelona, Spain. 25/02/2016
Families in the neighborhood of Can Sant Joan de Montcada i Reixac bathe in the waters of Rec Condal, at the border with the neighborhood of Vallbona, Barcelona. They claim to keep it cleaner and safer. The Rec Comtal in Barcelona was a first-rate hydraulic structure that lasted until the 19th century as one of the main water supplies in the city. It is protected as a Cultural Good of Local Interest. Montcada i Reixach, Spain. 09/02/14 Photo Gemma Miralda.
Pride Barcelona Parade. Barcelona, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda. 26/06/2011
Charlotte Voce, one of the members of the Breitling Wingwalkers team, conducts a training session flying over Castellar del Vallès and its surroundings. Heaven Celebration Parade. Castellar del Vallès, Spain. 01.10.11. Photo Gemma Miralda.
The 3rd year students of the UAB communication faculty discuss with a teacher at the time they arrive. There is an exam scheduled at this time but students ask to cancel it. Faculty students are on strike because of the disagreement with the Bologna Process. Cerdanyola del Vallès, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda 10/12/2008
Mossos d'Esquadra, national Catalan police, collapsed the entrance of Cim Vallès to prevent the slow march of the carriers at this point of the AP-7 motorway. Carriers have begun a strike due to rising gas prices. Mollet del Vallès, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda.06/06/2008
Joy and cava to the administration number 7 of Cerdanyola del Vallès after knowing having won the big Christmas lottery. In the center and with the bottle of cava Antonio Muñoz together with Pilar Aguirre, the two administrators. Next to them Xavier Cos, delegate of the Lottery and Betting Administration. Cerdanyola del Vallès, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda.22/12/2010
A man is arrested by the Mossos d'Esquadra, national Catalan police, at his home, accused of belonging to jihadism movement. Plini el Vell street, Barri de Can Llonch, Sabadell, Spain. 04/08/15 Photo Gemma Miralda.
A woman is moved in front of Mossos d'Esquadra, the Catalan national police, on the day of the protest for the terrorist attack in Barcelona on 17 August. A van drove several people on the Rambla street, the tourist center of the city. The Mossos d'Esquadra were congratulated by the civilian population for the work they performed on the day of the attack. Barcelona, Spain. Photo by Gemma Miralda. 26/08/2017
A mosso d'esquadra, nacional Catalan police, holds a flower that has been given to him by a citizen, in gratitude for his work, the day of the attack in Barcelona, on 17 August. Barcelona, Spain. Photo by Gemma Miralda. 26/08/2017
The candidate of the political party of Ciutadans, Ines Arrimadas with Albert Rivera and other party deputies celebrate the results of the Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia 2015 at the Hotel Sants Barcelo. Barcelona, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda 27/09/2015
Pablo Iglesias is acclaimed at his arrival at the meeting with Joan Herrera, candidates for Catalunya Si que es pot.
CSQP is a Catalan left-wing electoral coalition created for the elections to the Parliament of Catalonia in 2015. Mollet del Vallès, Spain
. Photo Gemma Miralda 15/09/2015
Dolors Sabater, who belong to the party Guanyem Badalona en Comú, has come to the square to symbolically deliver the rod of a new mayor to the town.
Plaça de la Vila, Badalona, Spain.
Photo Gemma Miralda 13/06/205
Oriol Junqueras at the moment he goes to the stage to give his political speech in the final meeting of Junts pel Sí. Elections in the Parliament of Catalonia. Fair Enclosure of La Farga. L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda. 19/09/2015
FC Barcelona's coach Pep Guardiola addresses the media during a press conference at the Sports Center FC Barcelona Joan Gamper in Sant Joan Despí, Spain. Photo by Gemma Miralda 08/13/11.
Luis Suarez avoids Riesgo, the goalkeeper of Eibar, in an attack and goal play. FCBarcelona - Eibar. Camp Nou. Barcelona, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda 25/10/2015
Kosta Perovic from FC Barcelona Regal just scored 2 points against his rival Pere Tomas from Joventut de Badalona, Spain. Endesa League. Day 20. Municipal Sports Palace of Badalona, Spain 12/02/12 Photo Gemma Miralda.
Erik Brugë, of the CN Sant Andreu, in the final of the Copa del Rei league of water polo against the CN Atletic-Barceloneta, which was held at the facilities of the CN Sabadell, Can Llonch. CN Atletic-Barceloneta 7, CN Sant Andreu 6. Sabadell, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda. 06/03/2016
The club C.R.O. Orio Amenabar during the second regatta of the San Miguel rowing league in Camargo, Cantabria, Spain. 02/07/2011. Photo Gemma Miralda.
Voters from the city of Vic have come to the Roman Temple to deposit their vote during the local consultation on the Independence of Catalonia. Vic, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda. 13/12/2009
Catalan pro-independence supporters waving the flag to the drivers in the motorway during the national Catalan day called La Diada. Sant Feliu de Llobregat, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda 11/09/2013
Thousands of people claim freedom and justice for Catalonia, two days after the Referendum took place. Due to the police attacks to civilian people who went to vote, many people declared a general strike day. Terrassa, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda
A woman breaks her Spanish ID during the general strike day in front of a Spanish national police office in Terrassa. Thousands of people are in protest after the police attacks on the civilians during the Referendum day in Catalonia. Terrassa, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda 03/10/2017
A group of neo-Nazis are eliminated by plainclothes police officers, on the UAB university campus, before confronting a group of students. The students have protested against the presence of Societat Civil Catalana, which has installed an information store in front of the Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences. Societat Civil Catalana is a platform against the secession of Catalonia from Spain in the right wing. Cerdanyola del Vallès, Spain. Photo by Gemma Miralda. 22/04/2016
A woman is moved when she places her vote in the ballot box in the Referendum for the Independence of Catalonia. After a long wait for problems with the internet connection, she is the first to vote in this electoral college early morning. Terrassa, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda 01/10/2017
The Martyrdom of Sant Llorenç, s.XVII by Giacopo Vignali, is one of the works of the art collection of Montserrat Museum, and which occupy the space of the Caravaggio painting, temporarily assigned to Italy. Museum of Montserrat, Spain. 01/21/14 Photo Gemma Miralda.
A child watches carefully the lanterns that decorate the street Verdi del Mig, set in Japan, during the Gracia festivities. Barcelona, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda. 15/08/2015
General environment in a session with Dj Brian Burgan & Flatline on Saturday afternoon at the Mutekes Digital Music Festival. Former Damm Factory, Sala Machines. Barcelona, Spain. Photo Gemma Miralda 05/03/2016
The closing of the festival Sonar at Macba museum, with the performance of Lorenzo Senni in this laser show. Museum of Macba, Barcelona, Spain. 06/16/13. Photo Gemma Miralda
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