Immigration

Holidaymakers in Gran Canaria help 24 migrants after boat lands on beach

The bathers were enjoying the warm weather when they saw the small vessel approach the rocky coast with three babies and three children on board

SUMMER FIRES

More than 4,000 people start to return home as Gran Canaria fire stabilizes

Around a thousand firefighters and 16 aircraft continue to work to put out the blaze, which has razed 10,000 hectares of land on the Canary Island since Saturday

SUMMER FIRES

Wildfire in Gran Canaria forces 9,000 people from their homes

Firefighters are struggling to put the blaze, which has already spread to an area of 6,000 hectares and reached the Tamadaba National Park

SUMMER FIRES

Wildfire in Gran Canaria forces 1,000 people from their homes

A 55-year-old man has been arrested for causing the blaze, which has razed a thousand hectares and could spread further due to strong winds