A 4.3 magnitude earth tremor has been reported in the sea between Tenerife and Gran Canaria.
Emergency services were alerted to the tremor after hundreds of phonecalls to reports of the ground shaking in La Matanza, Tacoronte, La Laguna, Güímar, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Candelaria, Fasnia, Arico and Granadilla.
National geographic agency the IGN said the activity was normal, and was in a known channel between the two islands.
There are no reports of any damage to property or any injuries due to the activity.
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Policia Nacional have arrested two people, and confiscated over a tonne of hashish, in a major drugs operation near Cádiz.
Officers discovered the drugs hidden in a secret room in a building, and also in the back of a vehicle. Officers suspicions were raised after surveillance of the property. In an attempt to escape, those detained tried to drive over Policia officers who were in pursuit.
Along with the drugs – which were believed to be sold across the country – two stolen vehicles were also discovered.
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The latest inflation figures have been release, showing it rising 1.2%, down 0.4% compared to the month before.
A fall in the price of food, petrol and diesel, eating out, and property – which all fell or remained static – is being attributed to the fall in the cost of living.
However, the price of holidays, furniture and clothing rose, but it was not enough to push the inflation rate higher.
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