News of the day 8 February 2017
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Mountain roads closed again because of snow

Large amounts of snow fell in mountain areas this morning and as a direct result roads were closed.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Madiop Diagne was unable to meet the bail demand of 5,000 euros.


Senegalese community leader detained in residency fraud operation

At the centre of the investigation is the Majorcan Association for Senegalese and Madiop Diagne, a leading figure in the Senegalese community.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Snow is welcome for replenishing Majorca's water reserves.


Aquifers up to almost two-thirds capacity

Aquifer capacity in Majorca is 24% greater than this time last year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The regional government hopes containment will work in the fight against olive ebola.


Four months before Brussels checks on olive ebola plan

The Balearic policy is one of containment rather than more comprehensive eradication of trees.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Calle Fabrica, where there has been conflict because of noise from bars and restaurants.

Bars and restaurants

Palma starts to limit the number of bars and restaurants

An amendment to Palma's general urban plan will bring about "city sustainability", the town hall hopes.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

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Independence demands

Spain has said that it will veto any move by Scotland to join the EU.

Jason Moore

Edition of 8 February 2017