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The stricken Liberian tanker Lady M
29.05.2015 - A Liberian-flagged oil tanker hit by a serious fire and carrying nearly 100,000 tonnes of fuel is being monitored carefully by the authorities off the Canaries after being ordered not to enter the port of Las Palmas yesterday. more...
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Santiago del Teide - 29.05.2015 - Last Sunday's council elections sees further twists in the case of Santiago del Teide, where legal action could see the designation of the elected mayor put back amid allegations that the winning party broke the rules. more...
Mogán - 29.05.2015 - Civil Guard and police in Mogán have rescued a baby girl from a hot car after she was inadvertently locked in by her father. more...
29.05.2015 - A Liberian-flagged oil tanker hit by a serious fire and carrying nearly 100,000 tonnes of fuel is being monitored carefully by the authorities off the Canaries after being ordered not to enter the port of Las Palmas yesterday. more...
28.05.2015 - A bank manager from the town of Galdar in Gran Canaria has been given a two-year jail term for pocketing 30,000 euros he persuaded two customers to lodge in an account. more...
28.05.2015 - Gran Canaria fans of the musical Evita are in for a disappointment following the news that the production's scheduled perfomances in Las Palmas have been called off. more...
Canary Islands - 28.05.2015 - Flights to and from the Canaries face serious disruption in June following the decision by Spanish air traffic controllers to go on partial strike on four separate days. more...
 News Features ::
She said yes!  Saskia Becker accepts Adam Crinigan’s proposal
28.05.2015 - An unusual marriage proposal took place off the shores of Los Gigantes recently. more...
28.05.2015 - A Las Palmas man had a lucky escape after falling into a gaping hole which opened up in a road as he was standing on the spot. more...
27.05.2015 - The events and exhibition guide for Tenerife and Gran Canaria. more...
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The new president at the head of the Canarian Coalition (CC), Fernando Clavijo
Canary Islands27.05.2015 - The expected ballot-box backlash against the Central Government’s (PP) ruling group took place with a vengeance nationwide during the local elections in Spain on May 24. more...
Tenerife27.05.2015 - An accident involving a motorcyclist caused heavy tailbacks in traffic on the outskirts of Las Chafiras this morning. more...
The CajaCanarias Cultural Space is hosting this monumental project.
Tenerife26.05.2015 - Thousands of terracotta warriors of the Emperor Qin Shi Huang (258-210 BC) stand together to guard his mausoleum to fight future battles in the afterlife. more...
Tenerife26.05.2015 - The exciting 50 Shades, The Musical show is a sexy and hilarious send-up of the extremely successful erotic novel and movie 50 Shades of Grey, and it’s on its way to Tenerife. more...
The book visits an interesting and previously unseen part of the history of La Orotava
Tenerife25.05.2015 - The art historian, lecturer, painter and illustrator Jesús Rodríguez Bravo from La Orotava has recently published a book in which he embarks on an unusual search. more...
The Titsa bus company has to deal with vandalism
Tenerife25.05.2015 - First bin-burning, now bus-stoning: the latest vandalism fad to hit Santa Cruz. more...
Tenerife23.05.2015 - The classic wines of Bodegas Torres have many stories to tell and they do so by emphasising their authenticity through emotionally engaging designs that recall the origins of the brand. more...
Santa Cruz is popular with cruise passengers – unfortunately, there are now problems surrounding the new terminal
Tenerife21.05.2015 - Building work on the new cruise ship terminal planned for the port of Santa Cruz has been held up by a legal wrangle after one of the construction firms that bid for the tender sought an injunction to stop work commencing until its appeal against the awarding of the lucrative contract is heard. more...
The Enmedio volcano is fairly centrally located between the east coast of Tenerife and the west coast of Gran Canaria at a depth of 2,100 metres
Canary Islands20.05.2015 - Two undersea volcanoes are currently receiving detailed attention from scientists using an oceanographic ship to obtain thorough readings of their activity and assess their likely evolution. more...
The president of the electoral table will indicate where you should deposit your vote
Canary Islands20.05.2015 - At midnight on May 7, the 15-day electoral campaign officially began. more...
A brightly-coloured ‘Tenerife tram’ passing the Colosseum in Rome
Tenerife19.05.2015 - An eye-catching tram has been busying through the streets of Rome recently, helping to promote Tenerife’s attractions to a growing Italian tourism market. more...
An abundance of water turns the Barranco into an oasis
Tenerife19.05.2015 - After a closure of eight years for safety reasons, the Barranco del Infierno in Adeje was finally re-opened on May 6. more...
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