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A 76-YEAR-OLD man in Malaga held his cousin hostage in his house for 12 hours, threatening him with a hunting knife, until Special Ops police broke the door down and…
POLICLINICA ALEN in Mijas, has come to an agreement with the local town hall to offer unemployed residents of the town dental care through a project named Solidental. All the costs…
MALAGA Provincial Court has declared that it will not hear the case against 17 Guardia Civil charged with taking money from passengers at Malaga Airport in exchange for them getting…
MARBELLA - A GUARDIA CIVIL captain who was arrested for drugs trafficking, has been released without charges. The investigation started last year after 1,400 kilos of hashish were seized on…
AGE CARE ASSOCIATION is happy to announce that they are now offering free blood pressure and blood sugar testing at their Drop-In Centres in Calahonda and Los Boliches.
TURKISH AIRLINES has announced that it will open routes from Malaga and Valencia this year. The company will also introduce a ‘Comfort Class’ on its flights, a class between business…
FUENGIROLA - A MAN was arrested in Fuengirola for his alleged involvement in a fight which left a young soldier blind in one eye. He was later released with charges. The fight…
MALAGA - Five people were arrested and face charges for crimes against public health, after 200 kilos of hashish was seized on a yacht at El Candado marina in Malaga.…
AN exhibition of old photos of La Cala de Mijas is being held in the area until the end of the month. Many locals have provided photos and the exhibition,…
BENALMADENA - THE ‘Green Patrol’ environmental branch of the Local Police in Benalmadena removed 191 abandoned vehicles from local streets throughout 2010. They also report that they picked up 201 stray dogs.
THE ‘Plan Renove’ subsidised part-exchange scheme for electrical appliances will return at the end of this month. For five years, the Junta de Andalucia has been carrying out the scheme in…
COMPLAINTS against proposed drilling off the Malaga coast have been dismissed by the Ministry of Industry which is set to go ahead with the project. The Ministry has defended the decision to give…
MALAGA is amongst the provinces where there is most demand to rent holiday homes, according to a report by CasaSpain, a company which rents and sells properties for tourism. Almost 40…
THE sales started on Friday, with discounts of up to 70 per cent and initial reports are that trade is slightly better than last year. The biggest discounts are seen on…
RONDA - A COUPLE aged 43 was found dead in their home in Ronda, apparently due to the faulty combustion of a wood-burning stove. The woman’s mother, 66, remains in a critical…
TORREMOLINOS - NOW that the controversial rubbish tip in Torremolinos has been closed, the town hall has decided to dispose of the 46,000 tonnes of rubbish produced every year at Los…

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