News of the day 12 August 2019
News / Latest headlines

Weather

Monday's weather in Majorca

Possible showers on Monday; breezy and cooler.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Politics

Spain's Sanchez to meet with Podemos, others to gain support for confirmation

He has until late September to be confirmed as premier or field another candidate.

Reuters

Scene of the accident

Emergencies

Fatal accident in Portocolom

Serious accident in Portocolom.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Government officials in Palma

Town halls

Palma senior officials lacking required qualifications

Only one official is said to have the required civil service grade.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Elizabeth Hurley

Celebrities

Elizabeth Hurley opens pop-up store

Elizabeth Hurley Beachwear Collection at pop-up store in Puerto Portals.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Anti Bull Fight protest in Palma

Historical memory

Falange hymn played during bullfight demonstrations

Anti-bullfighting demonstrators vastly outnumbered those who were demonstrating their support.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Comment

Paying the price of Boris

As Boris Johnson sprints towards a no deal Brexit, he obviously does not care about Britons living in EU countries.

Humphrey Carter

Comment

Letter to the Editor

Reader reports on jellyfish at Alcudia beach.

Karen

Holiday / Lifestyle
Palma's Cathedral

Lifestyle

Must see Majorca Holiday Destinations

Majorca is the largest of Spain’s Balearic Islands and one of the most beautiful. It is packed with history and a brand of Spanish culture you won’t find anywhere else.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Real Mallorca v Levante

Football

Levante's “Smash & Grab” Raid Wins Palma Cup 1-2

Real Mallorca lost the 44th City of Palma Cup 1-2 to Valencia side Levante.

Monro Bryce

Sport / Other Sports
Rafa wins Rogers Cup in Montreal

Tennis

Fatigued Nadal withdraws from Cincinnati Open

Rafa Nadal has withdrawn from this week’s Cincinnati Open.

Reuters

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