News of the day 22 August 2016
News / Latest headlines
Police now believe that Trevor O'Neill was the wrong man.


Interpol had warned there were "dangerous criminals" in Majorca

However, Interpol's information did not, it is said, extend to identifying the two criminals as belonging to the Kinahans.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Police intervene after tourists are threatened by "trileros" in Arenal.


"Trileros" arrested for threatening tourists with a knife

Some French tourists in Arenal on Saturday discovered how sinister the shell game tricksters can be.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Cruise passengers in Palma, but is "saturation" being rather overstated?


Public believe benefits of increased tourist numbers outweigh disadvantages

The survey conducted 680 interviews, 400 of them in Palma. Adán notes that the saturation sensation is felt more acutely in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

In the same way as details about hotel guests are sent to the police, so now will information about holiday rental tourists.


Police have to be informed about holiday let clients

The National Police announced today they want to collect the same data about private rental clients as they receive about hotel guests.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment


Saturation or can’t cope?

The buzzword this summer is "saturation", but there could be more to it.

Humphrey Carter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Reus players celebrate their late winner, while Mallorca's Joan Oriol can't believe what's happened.

Real Mallorca

Coach gets the rap for Mallorca defeat

Real Mallorca, playing their first opening game at home for four years, were embarrassed by Reus from Catalonia 1-0 on a sweltering Saturday night.

Monro Bryce

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