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Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter
Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Retail laws

Suspension of licences for large retail sites ratified

“The Balearic Islands are not a shopping mall, so Podemos support the group that wants to protect Ses Fontanelles (the area in Palma where a major centre is planned), as it is the last wetland area in Palma.”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 03/08/2015 00:00

Tennis

Nadal bounces back with victory

Nadal back to winning ways in German Open Hamburg.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 02/08/2015 00:00

Weather

Yellow alert for high temperatures on Monday

The national meteorological office, Aemet, has issued a yellow alert for high temperatures.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 02/08/2015 00:00

Majorca finance

Madrid refuses to ease Balearic financial pressure

Montoro accepts that this will be very demanding but has stressed that it is a target that is common to all regions which have, in the past few years, made great efforts to address deficit levels.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 02/08/2015 00:00

Balearic Education

Balearic education minister calls for LOMCE curriculum to be halted

 Talks were cordial with March seeking to arrive at a minimal agreement for now, while objectives in the Balearics are pursued in order to obtain a pact that will improve education in the Balearics

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 02/08/2015 00:00

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8,000 take part in annual Lluc walk

Around 8,000 people took part in last night's annual walk, or pilgrimage, from Palma to Lluc monastery.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 02/08/2015 00:00

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Royals on a shopping spree in Palma

Shoppers in the centre of Palma were given a pleasant surprise yesterday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 01/08/2015 00:00

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Palma murder suspect to be taken into remand

Jaume Salom, named as the 38-year-old accused of murdering his ex-partner, Gemma Vich, on Friday, will be placed on remand following a hearing by the duty judge at Son Espases hospital.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 01/08/2015 00:00

Sailing

34 Copa del Rey MAPFRE to set sail

The 34th edition of the Copa del Rey-Mapfre sailing regatta is all ready to set sail from the Real Club Nautico in Palma on Monday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 31/07/2015 00:00

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Complicated rescue of British launch in danger of sinking

Crew and sunbathers joined forces yesterday to save a British-registered motor launch from sinking in Playa de Mago, Calvia.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 31/07/2015 00:00

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President Armengol hails King Felipe’s “respect"

The Balearic president, Francina Armengol, yesterday praised the “significant gesture” by King Felipe to receive leading politicians at the Marivent Palace.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 31/07/2015 00:00

Tennis

Nadal battles on

Top-seeded Majorcan Rafael Nadal advanced to the semifinals of the Hamburg Open by beating fifth-seeded Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 6-2 yesterday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 31/07/2015 00:00

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Age Concern opens the sky up to Elena Davis

Tuesday was the date of Elena Davis’s second 100th birthday celebration party in Bar Turismo in the heart of Soller, a location very close to the heart of Elena.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 30/07/2015 00:00

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Palma PP rebels seek alternative to Rodríguez

Some one hundred members of the Partido Popular, opponents of the president of the party in Palma, José María Rodríguez, have met to voice their criticisms of Rodríguez's leadership in the city.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 30/07/2015 00:00

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Strong security measures for Colonia Sant Jordi fiestas

The town hall in Ses Salines has arranged for there to be a large police presence and wide security measures in place to cope with the fiestas in Colonia Sant Jordi.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 30/07/2015 00:00

Tennis

Rafael Nadalmarks returnwith 3-setwin over Verdasco

Top-seeded Rafael Nadal overcame a sluggish start to beat Fernando Verdasco 3-6, 6-1, 6-1 in the first round of the Hamburg Open yesterday. Nadal was playing his firstmatch since losing to Dustin Brown in the second round of Wimbledon.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 29/07/2015 00:00