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Temporary suspension of Telegram's services in Spain from today.

Temporary suspension of Telegram's services in Spain from today.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 25/03/2024

Balearic legislation to ban bullfighting will have to take account of the court's ruling.

Animal welfare

Government will respect legality in bullfighting legislation

"It is one thing to talk about animal protection, but quite another to pursue a legal nonsense."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/10/2016 00:00

The Constitutional Court ruling means Balearic legislation will need rethinking.

Animal welfare

Court annuls Catalonia bullfighting ban

The court's decision does have an impact on proposed Balearic legislation to ban bullfighting.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter20/10/2016 00:00

Mallorca Sense Sang is the campaign against bullfighting.

Animal welfare

New proposal to make bullfighting impossible

The parties of government are considering a way round a judgement which might mean that bullfighting cannot be banned in the Balearics.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter15/10/2016 00:00

Princess Elena at the bullfight this summer. Her daughter Victoria is standing next to her.

Animal welfare

Palma bullfight fine; bullfighting ban may be unlawful

Victoria, King Felipe's niece, was still only fifteen when she attended a bullfight with her mother and older brother.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/10/2016 00:00

Jet2, the first European airline to introduce the early flights' alcohol ban.


Jet2 bans alcohol on early morning flights

"We believe that stopping sales of alcohol before 8am on our morning flights is an effective way to ensure everyone has an enjoyable and comfortable journey."

Humphrey Carter04/08/2016 00:00

Enrique Ponce. Taken at the bullfight in Illescas, Toledo.

Animal welfare

Bullfighting ban will wait until after the general election

With parliament unable to move ahead with the ban, the bullfight in Muro as part of its summer fiestas will definitely take place this coming weekend.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/06/2016 00:00

The PSOE socialists are in an awkward position regarding the Fornalutx bull-run.

Animal welfare

Armengol on the spot over Fornalutx bull-run ban

Some PSOE members do not understand how the Minorcan horse fiestas can be exempted and not the bull-run.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/06/2016 00:00

The Fornalutx bull-run is due to be banned, but is there some political backtracking?

Animal welfare

PSOE under pressure over Fornalutx bull-run ban

"How can it be that three councillors and some 200 votes in Fornalutx can block a law (with so much support)?"

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter31/05/2016 00:00

Concerns have been expressed about the welfare of horses in different parts of Majorca.

Animal welfare

Cala Ratjada horse carriages to be banned

Last week there was a serious accident involving a carriage and a motorbike, which resulted in the death of the horse.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter31/05/2016 00:00

Parliament takes first step towards bullfighting ban

Animal welfare

Parliament takes first step towards bullfighting ban

The parliamentary procedure can now move forward to ultimate approval.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/04/2016 00:00

Controversy over bullfighting in Balearics.

Animal welfare

Muro set to hold pre-ban bullfight

The town normally holds a bullfight event during its summer fiestas for Sant Joan, but the ban is likely to be in place before this.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter10/03/2016 00:00

Parts of the arena are in a poor condition.

Animal welfare

Anti-bullfighting campaigners presenting petition to parliament tomorrow

The campaigners say that Majorca’s society is wanting a ban to be put into effect with the utmost speed.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter11/02/2016 00:00

Campaigners who offered the Balearic government their support today.

Animal welfare

Bullfighting ban moves a step closer

The Balearic parliament today pledged to change the law on animal protection and to outlaw any form of event involving bulls.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/02/2016 00:00

The 'sport' could soon be history.

Animal welfare

Parliament to debate the future of bullfighting next week

The campaign can now count on the support of 32 of the 53 municipalities in Majorca that have declared themselves against bullfighting plus the Council of Majorca, which has made a similar declaration.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter05/02/2016 00:00

Bullfighting ban moves closer

Animal welfare

Bullfighting ban moves closer

This will be done despite the central government having declared bullfights to be in the “cultural interest of Spain”.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter08/10/2015 00:00