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HOLIDAY FROM HELL: British Teen is allegedly raped and then put into prison

A BRITISH 19-year-old is currently on trial charged with public mischief after allegedly making up an attack on July 17 at an Ayia Napa...

Calpe cemetery ready for All Saints Day

Flowers for the departed  MUNICIPAL workers have been preparing Calpe cemetery ready for All Saints Day, tomorrow Friday November 1.  This is the one day of...

Spooky Season: Did you know that the Worst Witch Trial in History Took Place...

THE witch hunt in Spain Although we usually associate Salem witches of New England with witch trials, the greatest and most ruthless trial for witchcraft...

Sadistic rape of woman in s’Arenal

A MAN will stand trial in Palma Court accused of the sadistic rape and abuse of his partner who he held as a slave...

Captain’s Day at Costa del Sol golf course a great success 

Santa Maria Golf Club in Marbella held their annual Captain's Charity Day, with the AECC Asociacion Espanola Contra El Cancer Marbella  benefitting.  This is a local...

Emotional Tribute From Brother Of British Backpacker Found Dead Today

'Next round's on me when we meet again in heaven' Touching tribute paid by Amelia Bambridge's brother after the British backpacker's body was found earlier...

New railway theme park in Marratxi

THE Town Hall of Marratxi has announced its plans to build a new railway theme park in the neighbourhood. Backing a proposal from the Mallorca...

Advance in stroke treatments

EVERY year 1,500 to 2,000 strokes are registered in the province of Malaga.   However, according to Pedro Serrano, Head of Neurology Services in the Regional Hospital, advances in treatments have reduced...

Cocaine hauls in Marbella and Madrid

POLICE have seized 101 kilos of cocaine from a Marbella shopping centre as part of a 621 kilo haul from the dismantling of two...

120 species found in Mallorca’s waters

A SCIENTIFIC campaign has discovered more than 120 different species of marine life in the Mallorcan waters. As part of a project for the Biodiversity...

Opportunity to visit Sant Joan chapel 

VISITORS to the old Sant Joan cemetery tomorrow, November 1, will also be able to enter the chapel there.  The cemetery closed for burials in 1988 and at...

Marbella shooting investigations continue

INVESTIGATIONS continue following the discovery of the body of a man found dead in a ditch in Marbella on Sunday. Police have identified the deceased as a Bulgarian citizen, aged between...

Break-ins bust in Malaga

ARRESTS have been made of the alleged leaders of an organisation which concentrated on housebreakings on the Malaga coast.  Eleven break-ins of homes in Marbella and Estepona have been linked to the gang, reportedly led...

B-United day – THANK YOU

A BIG Thank you to the following people for their donations for our Spooktacular event in aid of Malaga’s Ciudad de Los Niños orphanage!...
NATIONAL POLICE: Agents recovered stolen goods and money

Organised criminal group stopped in Malaga

National Police arrested the members of an organised criminal group in Malaga. Two men of Canadian and Cuban nationalities as well as a Chilean...

Breaking News – No Charges For Tram Driver Whose 7 Passengers Died

British Transport Police says the driver of a tram which crashed in Croydon in 2016 killing seven people will not be charged with gross...
HAND CLAPPING: Audiences will now be encouraged to waggle their hands instead.

Truly laughable

THIS week’s blizzard of utter codswallop truly has me once again losing the will to live. It really is quite frightening how, in a...

Police clear up Almeria body remains case

POLICE have cleared up the case of the remains of a woman which appeared in a property in Almeria in the summer. A police statement...

Spain joins European operation to tackle internet fraudsters   

A JOINT law enforcement operation against online e-commerce fraud supported by 19 countries including Spain has led to the arrest of 60 people. The main...

Fight against cancer

CALANOVA Cancer presented cheques last Friday to different charities in the Balearic Islands who help to fight against cancer. A total of €33,000 was distributed,...

Retired Fire Station Commander Hits Out

  Retired Fire Service Station Commander hit out on Facebook today with a blazing statement. He wrote on the social media channel in his words.       I...

Social security fraud in Granada

Leisure liars  NATIONAL Police have arrested five people in Granada in connection with an alleged fraud against the Treasury and Social Security.  It is said the criminals, aged...

WATCH VIDEO -US Footage How They Took Out ISIS Leader

US reveal how they killed ISIS Leader Al- Baghdadi - After being killed he was buried at sea. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TjWxDqU7p3E

Gruesome Job For Fireman As They Recover Decayed Body In Torrevieja Apartment

Torrevieja firemen yesterday morning carried out an operation to recover the dead  body of a 40-year-old man, from inside his first-floor apartment.    The alarm was raised...