Investigation now underway into what caused the blast at the Bahia Principe hotel
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Thursday 28 February 2013
Deyan Deyanov committed the crime during an attack of paranoid schizophrenia, and was therefore not held criminally responsible
Bulgarian drug addict Deyan Deyanov found guilty of stabbing and beheading British pensioner in Tenerife
Friday 22 February 2013
A Bulgarian drug addict who beheaded a British grandmother in a frenzied knife attack on the holiday island of Tenerife was today found guilty of murder.
Family of British grandmother stabbed to death and beheaded in Tenerife knife attack come face to face with killer as trial gets underway
Monday 18 February 2013
Dean Valentinov Deyanov beheaded the British grandmother and ran into the street with her severed head shouting "God is on Earth"
Tuesday 12 February 2013
Politicians have thrown the sport of bullfighting a much-needed lifeline by voting in favour of plans to declare it part of Spain's cultural heritage.
Simon Calder: There is no real connection between the Thomson Majesty and the Costa Concordia disaster
Sunday 10 February 2013
Five lives have been tragically lost during a routine drill in the port of Santa Cruz, but this sad event is an industrial accident, not a calamity threatening all on board.
Wednesday 02 January 2013
An Irishman has died after apparently falling from a balcony while on holiday in Tenerife.
Wednesday 12 December 2012
Stargazers had reason to fear the Mayans were a few days out with their predictions, when an asteroid scraped by Earth, a mere 4.3 million miles from direct collision last night.
Friday 07 December 2012
Room Service: Bohemia Suites, Gran Canaria
Wednesday 21 November 2012
Q. We would like to travel to Lanzarote in mid-January. Is it a good time of the year to go there? Philipp Mandel, London
Friday 16 November 2012
A slew of penalty flags is waving around the Vendée Globe fleet of singlehanders racing non-stop round the world.
Friday 19 October 2012
Ten ways to fix our trains
Wednesday 29 August 2012
Soon... Slink off to Seville in September. Kirker has a deal that includes four nights' B&B at Casa No 7 for £598 per person, plus Ryanair flights from Gatwick or Stansted for Sunday-to-Thursday departures in September. kirkerholidays.com
Thursday 16 August 2012
A Spanish official says investigators have detained multiple people in connection with the devastating wildfires on the Canary Islands, but authorities have yet to determine what caused the blazes.
Monday 13 August 2012
Two firefighters have died battling a wildfire in the Spanish province of Alicante.
Monday 13 August 2012
Wildfires have forced the evacuation of thousands of residents and are threatening some of Spain's most precious national parks, including a Unesco World Heritage site.
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Crisis? What crisis? A visiting US doctor gives the NHS a rave review
Ukip MEP calls for reintroduction of death penalty on fiftieth anniversary of last deaths
Russell Brand calls for Israel boycott: Comedian urges big businesses that 'facilitate the oppression of people in Gaza' to pull funding
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
World peace? These are the only 11 countries in the world that are actually free from conflict
- 1 Three of Pope Francis' relatives die in Argentina car crash, including two young great-nephews