News of the day 29 September 2016
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Transport

Balearic parliament calls for end to drunkenness on planes

The focus for the moment is on flights to and from the UK and the government intends to work with the UK authorities and airlines.

Humphrey Carter

Police

Palma and Pollensa town halls dismiss police sentenced for kicking prisoner

The court said that the prisoner, who was drunk and tied up, had been the victim of "contemptuous and humiliating" degradation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourism

Inter-island holidays for seniors being revived

From 1997 to 2011, over 130,000 people took advantage of the inter-island holidays.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Emergencies

Another fire in Albufera

The fire broke out around 15.00 and was under control some three hours later.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Health

The "silent killer" of diabetes: Free testing in Pollensa

Howard’s blood sugar levels were so high, his doctor immediately sent him to a specialist at hospital. It was that serious.

News / Comment

Comment

Socialists' split could end impasse

At last someone is doing something to break the political deadlock.

Jason Moore

Edition of 29 September 2016
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