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Politics & People news & information for Mallorca

Michelle Obama holidays in Mallorca
Politics Sat, Sep 2, 2017

Michelle Obama holidays in Mallorca

FORMER United States First Lady Michelle Obama is in Mallorca on a 'solo' summer holiday – returning once again to an island she loves but has not visited in seven years. She landed in Palma on Wednesday –...

King Felipe's cousin fined for fly-tipping
Politics Sun, Jul 24, 2016

King Felipe's cousin fined for fly-tipping

KING Felipe VI's cousin has been sanctioned by Palma de Mallorca city council for fly-tipping near the wheelie-bins on her street. According to councillor Neus Truyol, the monarch's cousin Simoneta Gómez Acebo...

Is the PP seeking piles of votes?
Politics Fri, May 15, 2015

Is the PP seeking piles of votes?

AN ELECTORAL campaign poster for the centre-right Partido Popular (PP) in the Balearic Islands uses a photo from an advert for piles remedies. The embarrassing discovery was made by a Twitter user who uploaded the...

MÉS Mallorca calls for Duke and Duchess of Palma’s titles to be withdrawn
Politics Wed, Feb 4, 2015

MÉS Mallorca calls for Duke and Duchess of Palma’s...

AN INDEPENDENT party in the Balearic Islands has called for the Infanta Cristina and her husband Iñaki Urdangarín to be stripped of their titles of Duchess and Duke of Palma, respectively. Urdangarín is facing up to...

Steve Jobs' luxury yacht moors in Mallorca
Politics Wed, Jul 2, 2014

Steve Jobs' luxury yacht moors in Mallorca

A MASSIVE luxury craft belonging to the late IT tycoon Steve Jobs has been moored at Mallorca yacht club and will stay there until at least next Sunday. The Venus, a bespoke catamaran created by Jobs to his own...

Ana Torroja, lead singer of top '80s pop band faces possible jail term for 'tax evasion'
Politics Fri, Feb 21, 2014

Ana Torroja, lead singer of top '80s pop band faces...

SINGER-SONGWRITER and '80s pop icon Ana Torroja faces a three-day trial in the court of Palma de Mallorca between April 9 and 11 for alleged tax evasion. Torroja, 55, lead singer of the legendary band Mecano which...

Infanta Cristina testifies
Politics Sat, Feb 8, 2014

Infanta Cristina testifies

KING Juan Carlos and Queen Sofía's daughter, the Infanta Cristina testified today (Saturday) in court in Palma de Mallorca, and reportedly gave answers which were 'evasive' in '95 per cent of cases'...

First family photo with the Queen and all eight grandchildren
Politics Sat, Aug 3, 2013

First family photo with the Queen and all eight...

A HUGE Royal family gathering in Mallorca has seen Queen Sofía and all eight of her grandchildren photographed at once. Her Majesty's eldest daughter, the Infanta Elena and Duchess of Lugo, and her two children...

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