Etiqueta 'Politics'
Rishi Sunak faces PMQs session in London

Rishi Sunak faces PMQs session in London

London (United Kingdom), 25/01/2023.- British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak departs 10 Downing Street to attend a Prime Minister's Questions (PMQs) session at parliament in London, Britain, 25 January 2023. (Reino Unido, Londres) EFE/EPA/ANDY RAIN

ANDY RAIN 25/01/2023

“The political landscape in Spain looks to be changing at the moment...”


Comment: Changing times

“The political landscape in Spain looks to be changing at the moment...”

Jason Moore21/03/2022 09:44

Galicia propone uso obligatorio de mascarilla para alumnos de más de 6 años

The Blog

Galicia - Moderation in everything

One of Spain’s more respected politicians, Feijóo’s name has been put forward (not by himself) to be leader of the PP nationally.

Andrew Ede08/09/2020 15:22

Roger Torrent


Catalan politician suspects was target of state phone tapping, spokesman says

Torrent and two other separatist politicians were warned by researchers working with Facebook's instant message service WhatsApp that their phones were broken into with a spyware called "Pegasus"

Reuters14/07/2020 16:00

Glastonbury Festival


Wanting is not the same as needing, is it...?

Doubtless our kids as part of the aptly named ‘snowflake’ generation, will be furious.

Frank Leavers16/08/2019 09:58


Changing Times

"We are seeing the rise of the more radical left and right wing parties..."

Jason Moore06/12/2018 16:56


Politics are changing

“A good result for the Spanish Socialist Party would have meant an early poll...”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter04/12/2018 09:39

King Felipe greets Francina Armengol. In the foreground Emiliano García-Page, president of Castile-La Mancha, shakes the hand of Queen Letizia.


Politics intrude into rainy National Day celebrations

Balearic president Francina Armengol wanted a word about the investiture of Mariano Rajoy.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter12/10/2016 00:00

The Partido Popular's Marga Prohens said that the government didn't know where to begin with some of its tourism policy.


32 million euros raised by the tourist tax

The Partido Popular proposed a "grand pact" for tourism that will define tourism policy for the next twenty years.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/09/2016 00:00

Political uncertainty may be affecting Spain's holidaymaking decisions, but tourists from other countries don't have similar concerns.


Political uncertainty hitting Spanish tourism

The absence of a proper government is affecting Spanish tourism. There has been an 11% fall in the numbers saying they will go on holiday this year.

16/06/2016 00:00

Podemos may vote against tourist tax tomorrow

Tourist tax

Podemos may vote against tourist tax tomorrow

The PP, meanwhile, is agitating for a vote in favour of amending the whole bill, which would, in effect, send it back to the drawing-board.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter15/02/2016 00:00

King Felipe today met the leaders of PSOE and Podemos, Pedro Sanchez and Pablo Iglesias.


Spanish left-wing coalition comes closer as King ends talks

“Spain can’t afford to wait for Rajoy,” Podemos leader Pablo Iglesias told a news conference.

Julian Toyer22/01/2016 00:00

Balearic President Armengol: leader of a left-wing coalition.


Armengol: follow our lead and form a left-wing coalition

Balearic president believes that new government in Madrid can be formed without the Partido Popular.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter18/01/2016 00:00

Rajoy failed to secure a majority despite winning the general election.

Election 20D

Spaniards don’t want new election despite stalemate

87.1 per cent of those surveyed said they would vote the same way if there were another election.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/01/2016 00:00

Equality and employment, key issues for Armengol


Equality and employment, key issues for Armengol

“We must work so that young people find work, so that older people can return to work."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter01/01/2016 00:00

PM Mariano Rajoy met the leaders of Podemos, Pablos Iglesias, and Ciudadanos, Albert Rivera yesterday.


Socialists reject coalition deal with any party urging Catalan referendum

“We will not discuss questions about the territorial integrity of the country,” PSOE leader Pedro Sanchez said today.

28/12/2015 00:00

Rajoy and Sanchez held their first meeting since the election today.

Election 20D

Spain’s socialists reject a pact with the ruling PP

"We will vote against the continuation of the Partido Popular at the helm of the government, with Mariano Rajoy as prime minister.”

23/12/2015 00:00