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Tenerife's courthouse building in Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz - 03.07.2015 - The trial of a Tenerife woman who is accused of killing her newborn baby and dumping it in the bin has taken an extraordinary twist with direct criticsm of social services provision in the Canaries by an expert witness. more...
 Daily News ::
Tenerife - 03.07.2015 - A routine road check has led Tenerife's Civil Guard to what officers say is a home factory for producing large quantities of marijuana in El Rosario. more...
Canary Islands - 03.07.2015 - The Canarian Department of Education is in the firing line today following the disclosure of the results of the first part of the competitive exams to secure permanent teaching posts in the state system. more...
Santa Cruz - 03.07.2015 - The trial of a Tenerife woman who is accused of killing her newborn baby and dumping it in the bin has taken an extraordinary twist with direct criticsm of social services provision in the Canaries by an expert witness. more...
02.07.2015 - A notorious British criminal who made his fortune partly from timeshare rackets in Tenerife did not die as reported from natural causes in his garden in Essex last week, it has emerged.


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Los Cristianos - 02.07.2015 - Tenerife plays host to a unique gathering of victims of thalidomide from all over the world for a full week as of Saturday. more...
02.07.2015 - A fire that broke out in a forest in the hills above Candelaria in the early hours of yesterday was brought under control with extensive air support during the day. more...
 News Features ::
04.07.2015 - A second series of black and white images from Cabo Blanco is currently on display. more...
Getting married in the Canary Islands will remain a dream for many tourists
02.07.2015 - The church in Lanzarote has defended itself from criticism of the resolution to severely restrict the number of weddings involving foreigners on the island. more...
25.06.2015 - The events and exhibition guide for Tenerife and Gran Canaria. more...
 Archive News ::
Edey with his mother, Clavijo and sports councillor Aymara Calero at the reception in La Laguna
Tenerife02.07.2015 - A young man from La Laguna was a great success at the recent Spanish athletics championship for people with mental disabilities held in Santander in northern Spain. more...
The Virgen de las Nieves is paraded through the streets
Canary Islands01.07.2015 - If you have never experienced La Bajada de la Virgen de las Nieves, the five-yearly celebration of La Palma’s patron saint, take note: early July 2015 is the time to be there. more...
Mstyslav Chernov
Tenerife29.06.2015 - The Tenerife authorities have finally been given management control over the island’s most famous landmark. more...
Gran Canaria's airport once again heads the passenger numbers table
Canary Islands29.06.2015 - Airports in the Canaries continue to post high figures as the half-way point of the year approaches. more...
For centuries teachers have enjoyed prestige, as seen here in a painting from the Middle Ages
Canary Islands28.06.2015 - The competitive exams to fill just over 200 teaching posts in state-run primary and secondary schools in the Canaries are set to be more competitive than ever this time, with over 6,000 aspiring teachers signing up in the hope of securing a job for life. more...
The fascinating forces of nature and their beauty
Canary Islands27.06.2015 - In early June Nasa’s earth observatory once again chose the Canary Islands as its image of the day, with a spectacular satellite shot of the Earth taken on a bright but cloudy day. more...
Local police officers learn how to communicate better
Canary Islands27.06.2015 - El Paso social services in La Palma has joined forces with the Funcasor foundation to train the borough’s Local Police force to provide a better service for those with hearing difficulties. more...
The Earth from a different perspective – a truly awesome adventure
Canary Islands26.06.2015 - Ever wanted to see the world from the perspective of an astronaut? Well, flights into space above the Canaries could be available from 2017 if a Catalan company gets the go ahead for its plans for a unique travel experience. more...
A simulated rescue - the lifeguards on duty have a sound education
Canary Islands24.06.2015 - The Canary Islands registered more deaths by drowning than any other independent community in Spain last year. more...
The view from Anaga overlooking La Laguna and Mount Teide
Tenerife24.06.2015 - Tenerife is celebrating another prestigious environmental honour following the decision by UNESCO to include the Anaga Mountains on the world's Biosphere Reserve list. more...
Erik Rikkers (left) and Fredy Vespremi (right) of Tenerife Concerts SL, alongside Earth, Wind & Fire’s Al McKay (centre)
Tenerife23.06.2015 - Tenerife Concerts SL proudly presents their latest event, Canarias Reggae Festival 2015. more...
Leonor Pérez carrying her son down the stairs
Gran Canaria22.06.2015 - A Las Palmas woman who is waiting to be re-housed so she can care for her handicapped adult son properly appears to have come up with her own solution, much to the embarrassment of the authorities. more...
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