• Worker took €345k to lead a ‘good life’

    Worker took €345k to lead a ‘good life’

    A judge has ordered a man to refund €345,216 which he misappropriated from his former employer, after hearing how he used the company’s money to buy cars and lead a “good life”. The court found Vince Etienne Vella, 33, from San Ġwann, had...

  • Air Malta was on track before I left - Peter Davies

    Air Malta was on track before I left - Peter Davies

    Air Malta will need a private cash injection if it wants to grow and expand, the airline’s former CEO Peter Davies has told The Sunday Times of Malta. Air Malta was achieving the desired financial results until he stepped down last March and had...

  • Press digest

    Press digest

    The following are the top stories in the Maltese and overseas press. The Sunday Times of Malta leads with comments by Archbishop Paul Cremona, who officially resigned yesterday. It also quotes the former Air Malta CEO Peter Davies saying the...

  • Daughter reacts as Maltese couple is touted for canonisation

    Daughter reacts as Maltese couple is touted for canonisation

    A Maltese couple being considered for canonisation “loved everyone, whether a beggar or a bishop, and did not hold any grudges”, according to their only child. “They would return unkindness with generosity and tell me to do the same,” Sr Cecilia...

  • A pastor’s tribulations

    A pastor’s tribulations

    Archbishop Emeritus Cremona’s leadership of the Church has gone through a number of trying times over the past eight years. Kurt Sansone heads down the bumpy tracks of memory lane. Two years ago, an e-mail from the Curia announced that the...

  • Maldonado Bistro party

    Maldonado Bistro party

    Maldonado Bistro of Victoria celebrated its sixth anniversary with a party.

  • Din l-Art Ħelwa dinner

    Din l-Art Ħelwa dinner

    Edgar Preca, President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, Din l-Art Ħelwa vice president Luciano Mulè Stagno, president Simone Mizzi and events coordinator Cettina Caruana Curran at DLĦ’s annual reunion dinner at San Anton Palace, Attard.

  • Karen Millen store in Malta

    Karen Millen store in Malta

    Karen Millen celebrated its first store opening in Old Theatre Street, Valletta. Seen here are Husni Bey Group chairman Husni Husni Bey, Karen Millen CEO Mike Shearwood, Husni Bey Group CEO Jalal Husni Bey and Retail International Group CEO Andrew...

  • Ramblers’ first walk

    Ramblers’ first walk

    Ramblers assembled for the season’s first walk in St Julian’s. The idea was to hug the coastline up to Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq, then turn inland and scale Wied il-Faħam towards Madliena Fort and back to the start through Pembroke. The walk captured...

  • Malta’s independence celebrated in Washington

    Malta’s independence celebrated in Washington

    The Maltese embassy in Washington celebrated the 50th anniversary of Malta’s independence with a cultural event aimed to promote Mro Joseph Vella’s The Hyland Mass. The event was held at the EU delegation’s headquarters and Christopher Hyland...

  • Klown doctors get Lions’ help

    Lions Club Mdina has helped Maltese NGO Dr Klown by obtaining a €2,900 grant through the Small Initiatives Scheme. The NGO started working at Mater Dei Hospital in 2011 with the aim of bringing smiles to hospitalised children and helping make...

  • New provincial for Sisters of St Joseph of the Apparition

    New provincial for Sisters of St Joseph of the Apparition

    Sr Cecilia Schembri is the new head of the Malta province of the Sisters of St Joseph of the Apparition, which also comprise Tunisia and Ethiopia. Sr Cecilia hails from Qormi and was a student at St Joseph School, Valletta. She continued her...

  • Donate to Mission Fund

    Fr Bernard Mallia is a missionary Jesuit priest working in East Africa at Loyola High School, Wau, South Sudan. He is a teacher, a school counsellor and is also in charge of a mission out-station. With the help of the Mission Fund, he has been...

  • From jet ski to Ford Fiesta

    From jet ski to Ford Fiesta

    The Point shopping mall at Tigné Point, Sliema, will be offering one customer the chance of driving off in a Ford Fiesta later this year. This summer’s Shop & Win promotion saw Charlene Sciascia winning a Belassi Pure Jet Ski, courtesy of...

  • Award for Mgr Victor Grech

    Award for Mgr Victor Grech

    Lions Club Malta zone chairman Tommy Restall presenting former Caritas director Mgr Victor Grech with the insignia of the Gran Croce d’Oro in recognition of his social and humanitarian commitment.

  • 50th school-leaving anniversary

    50th school-leaving anniversary

    Former students of St Joseph School, Blata l-Bajda, celebrating the 50th anniversary of their school-leaving. From left: Margaret Huber, Gloria Bale (Vella Urso), Marika Gabaretta, Diana Abela (Abela), Rosette Cassar (Darmanin), Monica Camilleri...

  • Youths on The Zone

    Youths on The Zone

    Video interviews of youths talking about their careers, talents, social life and fashion are being featured on The Zone at This week, new interviews will be uploaded with digital games developers William Cachia and...

  • Pink October get-together

    Pink October get-together

    JPA hosted Europa Donna Malta Breast Care Support Group and the Action for Breast Cancer Foundation, together with a number of Pink October sponsors to an event at the Cavalieri Hotel. The Pink October campaign aims to communicate key messages...

  • Grandparents Day

    Grandparents Day

    Grandparents Day was celebrated in Victoria last Sunday at an event organised by Grandparents Malta Foundation. The foundation’s Gozo branch, led by president Marisa Scicluna and vice-president Elizabeth Bugeja, organised a 12-hour programme of...

  • Maltese students at Cyprus green journalism workshop

    Maltese students at Cyprus green journalism workshop

    Nine Maltese students from various schools took part in a three-day series of workshops in Cyprus on sustainable development and journalism together with 70 other students and teachers from all over the world. During the event, the students...