News of the day 7 September 2017
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The daughter and mother arrested on Tuesday in Bendinat.

False claims

An "army" used for eliciting false holiday sickness claims

"Tiqueteros" were being paid commissions of 50 pounds for each holidaymaker who made a claim.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Court appearances today for those accused in the false claims' operation.

False claims

Guardia Civil praised for "meticulous work" in false claims' operation

Five people, all Britons, appeared in court in Palma on Thursday. The alleged leader of the organised group had her passport withdrawn.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The Fornalutx bull, no longer with ropes tied to its horns.

Animal welfare

Protests in Fornalutx despite changes to the bull-run

Animal-rights groups have given the changes to the bull-run some qualified support but there are those who would prefer it to be abolished.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Another anti-tourism message in Palma.


New anti-tourism graffiti condemned

The PP is insisting that the mayor, Antoni Noguera, publicly condemns this latest example of anti-tourism.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Will German tourism be affected by the tourist tax?

Tourist tax

German tour operators concerned about tourist tax rise

Only one of the five tour operators appears unconcerned about the tourist tax rise.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Catalan independence

The Catalan government has to realise that it will never get independence without the blessing of Madrid.

Jason Moore

Edition of 7 September 2017