News of the day 22 September 2022
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Find out which ships are in port today

There are two cruise ships scheduled to visit Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Mike Ashley's cave in Mallorca

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Criticism of the Costas for not acting against Mike Ashley's cave

Environmentalists wonder how it is possible to buy and sell public domain.

Andrew Ede

Bar terrace in Porreres, Mallorca

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Two arrests for attack on Porreres police chief

Six young men are implicated in attacking and threatening the police chief.

Andrew Ede

Damage in Palma Mallorca after a bus crashed

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Demands for traffic control after bus crashes in Palma

There have been previous accidents, some serious, on this road.

Andrew Ede

Rising temperatures could put tourists off the Balearics.

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Mallorca could become too hot for the British

Many Britons fear parts of Europe may be too hot to visit by 2027.

Humphrey Carter

Spanish PM with and without his tie in New York.

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Spanish Prime Minister tied up in knots in New York

Prime Minister wore a tie having suggested it would be best to ditch them to save energy.

Humphrey Carter

Albula off Portals, but who is on board?

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Yacht belonging to wanted dead America billionaire in Mallorca

In 2021 owner was charged with hiding $2 billion in income from the IRS in a web of offshore entities.

Humphrey Carter

Budget Minister Maria Jesus Montero.

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Spain plans temporary tax on big fortunes for two years

Spain is already embroiled in a debate over whether to lower or raise taxes.


Sineu, Mallorca

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Catalan "error" left out new water supply systems for Mallorca municipalities

The water resources directorate has admitted that there was an error.

Andrew Ede

News / Celebs
FILE PHOTO: Colombian singer Shakira poses at the Cannes Film Festival, Cannes, France


Shakira vows to fight 'false' Spanish tax accusations in first public comments

The case that could see her sent to prison for up to eight years.


Holiday / Lifestyle
British demand for property in Mallorca remains strong.


British still dominate the foreign property market in Spain

British have always been the main buyers of homes in Spain.

Humphrey Carter

Weather / Temperatures
Clouds in Mallorca


Friday's weather in Mallorca

Friday looks pretty good, but the outlook from Saturday into next week isn't great. Balearic Webcams (

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Sarver at Real Mallorca's training ground.

Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca owner to sell NBA Suns team amidst scandal

Sarver has been suspended for a year and fined $10 million by the National Basketball Association.

Humphrey Carter/Reuters

Sport / Other Sports
Mallorca 140.6 Triathlon

Other Sports

Playa de Muro most affected by Saturday's triathlon

The cycling course doesn't go into the mountains.

Andrew Ede

Edition of 16 September 2022