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Yako has had surgery and will live. Whether he can ever run again is uncertain.
23.01.2017 - A group of German holidaymakers came across a kennel full of Podencos in critical condition while they were hiking between Palo Blanco and Las Llanadas in Los Realejos, and their description gave an image of horror. Twelve dogs were there, most of them chained, and emaciated and dehydrated, they were nothing but skin and bone. Some were bleeding. There was no water, food bowls were full of dirt and surrounded by bones that may even have come from other dogs. more...
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23.01.2017 - A group of German holidaymakers came across a kennel full of Podencos in critical condition while they were hiking between Palo Blanco and Las Llanadas in Los Realejos, and their description gave an image of horror. Twelve dogs were there, most of them chained, and emaciated and dehydrated, they were nothing but skin and bone. Some were bleeding. There was no water, food bowls were full of dirt and surrounded by bones that may even have come from other dogs. more...
23.01.2017 - Two members of the Santa Cruz Council Forests Unit were able to return a stolen wallet to its owner this week, after a tourist found it and handed it in. The person had found the wallet, which contained bank cards, documents and cash, in the area of Pico del Inglés and Cruz del Carmen, in the Anaga mountains. more...
22.01.2017 - The famous flamenco dancer Yolanda Sobrado will perform at the Infanta Leonor Auditorium in Los Cristianos on January 22 and February 17. more...
22.01.2017 - Guardia Civil officers in Icod de los Vinos are currently investigating a 39-year-old woman who is accused of three serious offences: the illegal possession of an apartment, theft of valuables and a car. more...
21.01.2017 - On Saturday evening the Festival de Música y Danza Tradicional de Canarias takes place in Garachico at the Glorieta de San Francisco. More than 200 members of different folklore groups will present songs and typical dances from their island. The performance starts at 8pm and admission is free. more...
21.01.2017 - Last week the Local Police from Santa Cruz de La Palma detained a 20-year-old man who was behaving suspiciously close to a school. The officers suspected that he could possibly be selling drugs. more...
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22.01.2017 - Guardia Civil officers in Icod de los Vinos are currently investigating a 39-year-old woman who is accused of three serious offences: the illegal possession of an apartment, theft of valuables and a car. more...
The demolition and clearing up process has begun
24.06.2016 - A total of 33 homes and businesses have been evacuated in the area immediately surrounding the property on Calle Amalia Alayón 12, which collapsed in April. more...
24.06.2016 - Jazzing it up
The second Vijazz event starts today in the Liceo del Taoro, La Orotava, and continues tomorrow as part of the celebrations of International Jazz Day.
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Playa San Juan's sumptuous sands proved too much for the emergency vehicles
Tenerife27.06.2016 - Fun and games over the weekend as an ambulance rushed to the aid of a man on the beach at San Juan in Guía de Isora. more...
Tenerife16.06.2016 - This Saturday, June 18, sees the Miss and Mister Summer competition in the Aguere Cultural Space, La Laguna. more...
Tenerife24.05.2016 - Activate Sports Club is a fabulous, original and dynamic centre, situated opposite the five star Baobab Suites Hotel in Costa Adeje and for Canaries Day, they have prepared a unique, fun day full of Canarian specialities to celebrate the region’s holiday. more...
The parakeet feeds on fruit
Canary Islands20.12.2015 - The Environmental Protection Agency of La Palma is out to capture exotic birds which have escaped from captivity, especially the ring-necked parakeets on the island. more...
The registration of newborns is now faster and direct from the hosptial
Gran Canaria20.12.2015 - Parents of children born at the main maternity hospital in Las Palmas received an early Christmas present in the form of the news that they no longer need to take their infant to the Civil Register to have its birth recorded officially. more...
Former President Nicolás Maduro had to recognise the landslide victory of the centre-right coalition Mesa de La Unidad Democratica
Canary Islands19.12.2015 - Thousands of Venezuelans in the Canaries have given a warm welcome to the regime change in their home country, where the elections on December 6 saw the controversial Maduro regime lose power. more...
The famous Yumbo shopping centre in Maspalomas was in the sights of Islamic terrorists
Gran Canaria19.12.2015 - A trial in Madrid which led to the conviction of a Gran Canaria resident for extolling jihadist terrorism produced the startling revelation that one of the island’s most famous gay spots was a possible bomb target several years ago. more...
Canary Islands18.12.2015 - Your events and exhibition guide for Tenerife and Gran Canaria. more...
SUP representatives say that budget cuts prevent the police from protecting themselves and the public
Canary Islands17.12.2015 - “We feel truly sorry that this government does not value us”, said the Spanish Police Union (SUP) in a recently published manifesto released amid a series of demonstrations that heavily criticised the budget cuts and conditions placed upon them by the current Madrid administration. more...
Hotel complex manager, Álvaro de la Bárcena
Canary Islands14.12.2015 - Over the last decade, travel agencies have fought a losing battle to hold their ground against the practice of do-it-yourself online booking, as we've become our own travel agents. more...
Tenerife13.12.2015 - The decision by Santa Cruz to spend hundreds of thousands of euros buying back taxi licences to reduce the number of taxis on the city roads has raised eyebrows, particularly among those who feel the money should be spent on more urgent needs. more...
Academic disrespect is treated as a serious issue by the University
Tenerife12.12.2015 - On the eve of the International Day for the Elimination of Domestic Violence, attention was centred on the University of La Laguna (ULL) when an act of mindless vandalism brought the message home to roost. more...
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