Gang of robbers arrested

National Police have arrested five members of a paramilitary group allegedly responsible for three raids on a shopping mall in Palma de Mallorca as well as other robberies and illegal detentions.

Domestic fatality in Palma de Mallorca

A 33 year old South American woman died on Sunday afternoon at her home in Palma de Mallorca after being stabbed, allegedly by her partner, a 40 year old Moroccan national.

Palma de Mallorca to rename Boulevard Duques de Palma

Palma de Mallorca Council has decided to change the name of one of its provincial boulevards from ‘Los Duques de Palma’ to its former name of ‘La Rambla’, the decision being prompted by public indignation at the less than exemplary behaviour and lack of respect for the title and the city being shown by the current Duke of Palma, Iñaki …

Paedophile arrested in Palma de Mallorca

A 32 year old German national has been arrested in Palma de Mallorca on charges of sexually abusing his own children and offering his children to other paedophiles.

Four year old boy collapses and dies in school

A four year old boy collapsed and died on Wednesday afternoon at the Es Pilalarí school in Palma de Mallorca. Medics tried for 40 minutes to revive him but without success. An autopsy has been ordered to ascertain the cause of death.

Palma de Mallorca death toll rises

Six people are now confirmed dead after the collapse last night of a three storey building in Palma de Mallorca. Two other people are in hospital with serious injuries.

Rio Guadalquivir back in Andalucía

The Rio Guadalquivir rises in the Sierra de Cazorla, passes through the cities of Córdoba and Sevilla and is then navigable as far as its mouth in Sanlúcar de Barrameda. At no point does it pass through Palma de Mallorca and there are no plans for any new tributaries for it to do so.