Monthly Archives: November 2013

Latest Motril Fire Intentional?

The Mayor of Motril has expressed her concern that the fire that broke out a few days ago might have been intentional. The Motril fire service says that they have reasons to believe this hypothesis.

Three Times Unlucky

A 36-year-old woman, who had been the victim of domestic violence by her previous two ex-boyfriends, was murdered by her third one. This incident took place in a flat in Torremolinos, Málaga.

Kiss of Sleep

That’s the translation of Beso de Sueño, although in English it is better known as a Mickey Finn. Read on: three women were arrested in Almería for administering laced drinks to men in order to rob them whilst they lay unconscious.

Chinese Gump?

Most people will remember the scene in the film Forrest Gump where he just suddenly starts to jog, ending up with a huge following. Well, Li Gangbo had a similar moment, setting off from Yangzhou city in the Jiangsu province of eastern China with just a small backpack, his camera and a Chinese flag. That was 10 years ago!

Ice Alarm

Every year in northern Sweden the famous Ice Hotel is rebuilt, using huge ice blocks, cut from the frozen Torne River in Jukkasjärvi, Kiruna. Always fully booked, this strange, but beautiful ice building has been created every year since 1990. However, the Swedish National Housing Board has decided, that even this building must be fitted with fire alarms!