News of the day 18 April 2016
News / Latest headlines
Tighter controls on car hire.


Limit to the number of hire cars being proposed

The party argues that traffic congestion has been mainly caused by the number of hire cars.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

There are at least 47 communal graves in Majorca.


War graves act should also cover priests and nuns

The PP initiative is a recognition of how things differed between the islands. Those killed in Minorca were principally Nationalists and/or from the church.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Airport concerns during peak season.


Union warning of “chaos” over baggage handlers’ working conditions

UGT says that most of the 2,600 workers who are employed by handling services at Balearic airports have "totally casual" employment contracts.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The scene of today’s fatal accident on the MA-19.


Pedestrian dies after being knocked down on motorway

As to Saturday's fatal road accident which resulted in three deaths, police sources said today that excessive speed and loss of control by the driver are being blamed.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Airport no treasure island

New rules and regulations to keep “pirates” out of the airport.

Humphrey Carter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Lago Junior and Ortuño rue another missed chance on Sunday.

Real Mallorca

Mallorca throw away two vital points

Real Mallorca and Osasuna shared the spoils in a 1-1 draw at the Son Moix in front of a 9,000 crowd on Sunday night.

Monro Bryce

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