News of the day 18 May 2017
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Crime

Brutal murder of man in Sencelles

He had been stabbed repeatedly all over his body. His throat had been cut and one finger had been severed.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Police

Government delegate worried about increased number of immigrant boats

The number of people apprehended by the Guardia Civil and handed over to the National Police has now risen to 28.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Technology

Over 5,000 Balearic businesses have suffered cyber attacks

The IB-Salut health service is undertaking a technical audit and risk assessment of all systems before completely reopening the internet service.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Nautical

Members divided over new Puerto Pollensa yacht club building

A new concession would lead to a clash over members' acquired rights.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourism

Environmentalists raise the alarm about tourism saturation

"We need strong policies to limit, contain and control tourism otherwise the region will be disfigured forever."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Crime

Ex-boyfriend of murder victim’s daughter arrested

The Guardia Civil began tapping the phones of close family members and friends as part of the murder investigation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Police

Mass deployment of local police in Palma resorts this summer

Police will be cracking down on drinking in the street, illegal street traders and other issues in the resorts.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Emergencies

Road deaths in the Balearics go up

Those who lost their lives were mainly drivers (12), while two passengers, six pedestrians and two cyclists were killed.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Comment

Moving abroad

A large number of young Spaniards think they will have to move abroad.

Jason Moore

Edition of 18 May 2017
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