News of the day 5 December 2018
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Police step up security in Palma this Christmas

Palma is going to increase the number of “obstacles” in the city centre as part of the Christmas security operation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Arta's military bridge is now open to traffic

The first vehicles crossed the bridge yesterday morning.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Baby dies after father falls down stairs

Four-month-old passed away as a result of serious injuries after being admitted to Son Espases.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


National TV station to ring in the New year from Sant Llorenç

Leading Spanish television channel Telecinco has accounced that this year, it will be ringing in the New Year from Sant Llorenç, where 13 people lost their lives as a result of severe flooding in October.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Budget woes for Spanish Prime Minister

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said his government was planning to put forward a proposal for the 2019 budget in January, changing strategy after an electoral setback on Sunday in a Socialist stronghold.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Spain court confirms sexual assault sentence in "wolf pack" case

A Spanish regional court this morning confirmed a controversial ruling that cleared five men of gang-raping a young woman during Pamplona's San Fermin fesitval in the so-called "Wolf Pack" case, which caused protests across Spain.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Sterling hits 17 month low

Sterling briefly swooned to a 17-month low yesterday, before recovering ground to trade little-changed on the day, in a volatile session dominated by Brexit-related headlines.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

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Edition of 5 December 2018