Sunday, May 19, 2019

Police seek seventh in intimidation scam

Alleged case of real estate intimidation in Granada

Spain told to scrap Valencia Property Law

THE European Commission has ruled that Spain has two months to {mosimage}change controversial land laws that have wrecked the holiday home dreams of many northern Europeans. The so-called "land-grab" rules have...

Marbella police in stolen car network claims

POLICE investigating town planning corruption in Marbella have uncovered an alleged local police scam that involves changing the paperwork of stolen top of the range cars and then selling them...

Boy dies during fight at school

A SCHOOLYARD fight led to tragedy when a boy died after receiving a blow to the head. Jordi R, 17, fell and hit his head against a wall...

Slipping towards Winter (October)

Slipping Towards Winterby Paul DowningWE are now at the time of year when the summer constellations and the summer Milky Way, which we learned about...

Singer released after child murder charges dropped

Miguel Flores walked free from court in Jerez de la Frontera after the child’s family decided not to proceeed with the case

Making a will in Spain

by Nick Auvache It is often said that there are two certainties in life - birth and death. We are not given much of an opportunity...

Junta announces lynx protection plan

The regional government is to “bury” some roads in the Doñana National Park in a bid to cut the number of Iberian lynx killed by passing motorists in the nature reserve

Alhambra work illegal

GRANADA city hall has ordered work inside the grounds of the Alhambra Palace to be stopped after it was discovered a building licence had...

PP files lawsuit against Benavides

OPPOSITION councillors in Almuñecar have presented a criminal lawsuit against town mayor Juan Carlos Benavides. Partido Popular (PP) councillor Juan Luis González Montoro alleges...

Alhama urban plans scrapped

Plans to build more than two thousand new homes on land around Alhama de Granada have been shelved following a regional government preliminary report

Six held in real estate intimidation scam

POLICE in Granada have arrested the owner of an apartment block who forcibly tried to throw an elderly married couple out of their home.The...

Granada budget allocation “not enough”

OPPOSITION politicians have slammed Madrid’s decision to give little more than 400 euros per person for Granada in next year’s budget allowance – 250...

Human water consumption at risk from golf

A LEADING expert in water purification has warned wasting water on the upkeep of golf courses could diminish the supply for human use.The claim...