News of the day 30 October 2016
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Mariano Rajoy, confirmed as prime minister, faces challenges because of his minority government.


Balearic PSOE deputies defy party line as Rajoy becomes prime minister

The final vote was 170 yes - made up of the PP, Ciudadanos and Ana Oramas of the Coalicion Canaria - with 111 no and 68 abstentions.

Andrew Ede

Autumn days in Majorca, but it'll still be getting dark early, despite the call for summertime to be retained.


Time, tourist tax and holiday prices: the week in Majorca

The Balearics didn't want to turn the clocks back, there were different estimates of tourist losses because of the tourist tax, the price of holidays was increasing, and there was good news about unemployment, though it was questionable how good that news really was.

Andrew Ede

More than fifty years of operation coming to an end.

Puerto Pollensa

Puerto Pollensa ice-cream kiosk closes today

At four this afternoon, there will be free ice-cream at the Gelats Valls ice-cream kiosk.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The Nupcial weddings fair is in Palma from Friday to Sunday.


What's on in Majorca: 31 October-6 November

The third of Inca's fairs takes place this weekend. Art in the streets as well as an art market which combines design and craft. Also gastronomy and a good deal of music and dance. Marratxi's autumn fair is on Sunday, and Puigpunyent has a craft beer show on the same day. At Palma Arena there is the annual weddings fair, Nupcial, from Friday to Sunday. The Evolution! Mallorca International Film Festival starts on Thursday. And it's Bonfire Night on Saturday.

Andrew Ede

Sport / Real Mallorca
Edition of 30 October 2016