The Latest: 'exorcist' Music Played Over Clip Of Puigdemont

The Latest: 'Exorcist' music played over clip of Puigdemont

MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Catalonia (all times local): 3 p.m. Spain's state-run broadcaster, RTVE, has come under criticism for playing a segment of the theme tune of the 1970s horror movie "The Exorcist" as background music to a clip of ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont. The tune was played during the Informe Semanal weekly news program Saturday while a clip played showing Puigdemont saying he and other Catalan leaders knew they might face imprisonment for pushing for Catalonia's independence from Spain. The choice of music, Tubular Bells by Mike Oldfield, triggered complaints on social media and from both the broadcaster's watchdog News Council and Spanish labor union Worker Commissions. Union spokesman Roberto Lakidain said Tuesday the incident was typical of the pro-Spanish government bias the program has been applying with regards to the Catalan crisis recently. ___ 10:15 a.m. Spain's prime minister says next year's economic growth could be adjusted strongly upward if normality returns to Catalonia following regional elections next month. GDP growth expectations for 2018 had been increasing, but the government lowered the estimate from 2.6 percent to 2.3 percent, citing instability in the prosperous northeast, where a clash with regional separatist authorities has scared both companies and tourists. In an interview with COPE radio Tuesday, Mariano Rajoy said the figure could rise to "2.8 or 3 percent" if stability returns. Rajoy also said that he has no evidence that the Russian government is behind online interference in Catalan politics, but that 55 percent of accounts spreading fake news have been identified as coming from Russian territory and 30 percent from Venezuela. "What's evident is that there are people interested in things not going well in Europe," Rajoy said.Read more on NewsOK.com

Sections:  news   entertainment   
BING NEWS:
  • The Latest: 'Exorcist' music played over clip of Puigdemont
    MADRID (AP) -- The Latest on the political crisis in Catalonia (all times local): 3 p.m. Spain's state-run broadcaster, RTVE, has come under criticism for playing a segment of the theme tune of the 19...
    11/14/2017 - 1:25 am | View Link
  • The Latest: 'Exorcist' music played over clip of Puigdemont
    MADRID (AP) -- The Latest on the political crisis in Catalonia (all times local): 3 p.m. Spain's state-run broadcaster, RTVE, has come under criticism for playing a segment of the theme tune of the 19...
    11/14/2017 - 1:17 am | View Link
  • The Latest: 'Exorcist' music played over clip of Puigdemont
    MADRID (AP) -- The Latest on the political crisis in Catalonia (all times local): 3 p.m. Spain's state-run broadcaster, RTVE, has come under criticism for playing a segment of the theme tune of the 19...
    11/14/2017 - 1:12 am | View Link
  • The Latest: 'Exorcist' music played over clip of Puigdemont
    MADRID (AP) -- The Latest on the political crisis in Catalonia (all times local): 3 p.m. Spain's state-run broadcaster, RTVE, has come under criticism for playing a segment of the theme tune of the 19...
    11/14/2017 - 1:10 am | View Link
  • The Latest: 'Exorcist' music played over clip of Puigdemont
    MADRID (AP) -- The Latest on the political crisis in Catalonia (all times local): 3 p.m. Spain's state-run broadcaster, RTVE, has come under criticism for playing a segment of the theme tune of the 19...
    11/14/2017 - 1:10 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Hollywood Reporter | Entertainment News
    The Hollywood Reporter is your source for breaking news about Hollywood and entertainment, including movies, TV, reviews and industry blogs.
    10/14/2018 - 8:47 am | View Website
  • Entertainment News |Latest Celebrity News, Videos & Photos ...
    Get up to the minute entertainment news, celebrity interviews, celeb videos, photos, movies, TV, music news and pop culture on ABCNews.com.
    10/13/2018 - 11:35 pm | View Website
  • Movie News: Movie Reviews, Trailers, Photos | EW.com
    The latest movie news, including trailers and photos for upcoming films, interviews on set, and reviews from Entertainment Weekly.
    10/12/2018 - 8:30 pm | View Website
  • The cast of Married with Children – Then & Now | Worldation
    Christina played the role of Kelly, the eldest child of the Bundy clan and the classic presentation of a ditzy blonde. Kelly was a teenager’s dream girl, she was cool, popular and beautiful.
    10/12/2018 - 4:41 pm | View Website
  • Welcome to DVD Drive-In! The Latest Cult Movie DVD Reviews!
    lost soul (blu-ray) burn, witch, burn (blu-ray) tango of perversion/the wife killer. navajo joe (blu-ray)
    10/12/2018 - 2:04 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Entertainment News