Canary Islands

Volcanic ash cloud halts flights to and from Spanish island

The volcano on La Palma, which is part of the volcanic Canary Islands off northwest Africa and is home to about 85,000 people, erupted on September 19.

published on : 27th September 2021

Spain: 500 flee as new fissure opens in Canary Islands volcano

The Cumbre Vieja volcano has forced a total of 6,000 people from their homes and destroyed around 100 properties since it erupted on Sunday afternoon. 

published on : 21st September 2021

Canary Islands Championship 2021: Gaganjeet Bhullar finishes tied 38th, SSP Chawrasia ends tied 61st

Gaganjeet Bhullar carded 66 in his final round to finish tied 38th while SSP Chawrasia could only manage a below-par 61st position.

published on : 10th May 2021

Spain recovers 24 bodies from migrant boat off Canaries

Only three people on board were still alive but barely moving according to rescuers.

published on : 29th April 2021