News of the day 29 January 2016
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The Princess during the opening of the trial in Palma earlier this month.

Nóos trial

Court rules tax fraud trial of princess must go ahead in Palma

“In the trial we will continue to defend the innocence of the princess with conviction and confidence."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Problem bug.


Tougher measures adopted to tackle palm beetle

Under the decree, there are to be specific phytosanitary measures, meaning measures aimed at protecting plant life from risks.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Magalluf revamp is helping to boost tourist spend


Magalluf revamp is helping to boost tourist spend

“A tourism model based on sun and sand and competing on the lowest price is all very well, but it’s not sustainable in the long term.”

Sonya Dowsett

Guardia Civil surround the body.


Body of a man found floating in the sea off Llucmajor

The body, in an advanced state of decomposition, was found by two fishermen at 10am in the area of Cap de Regana.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment


Viva España

“Balearics heading for record season...but so is the rest of Spain...”

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle

Your Views

Letters to the Editor

"I am rather disappointed that you decide that you should be supporting UK restaurants not your local ones that are here on the island."

Edition of 29 January 2016