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Photos of the week - Times of Malta

14-20 April 2016

Times of Malta presents a selection of its photographers' choice of their best photos over the past days.

People attend the official ceremony to mark the 74th anniversary of the awarding of the George Cross to Malta at the Siege Bell War Memorial in Valletta on April 15. Photo: Steve Zammit LupiPeople attend the official ceremony to mark the 74th anniversary of the awarding of the George Cross to Malta at the Siege Bell War Memorial in Valletta on April 15. Photo: Steve Zammit Lupi

Nationalist Party leader Simon Busuttil speaks about the upcoming no-confidence debate in parliament during a meeting in Sliema on April 17. Photo: Darrin Zammit LupiNationalist Party leader Simon Busuttil speaks about the upcoming no-confidence debate in parliament during a meeting in Sliema on April 17. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi

A man wears a Panama hat while attending a Nationalist Party meeting in Sliema on April 17. Photo: Darrin Zammit LupiA man wears a Panama hat while attending a Nationalist Party meeting in Sliema on April 17. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi

Nationalist Party leader Simon Busuttil is cheered by supporters after a meeting in Sliema on April 17. Photo: Darrin Zammit LupiNationalist Party leader Simon Busuttil is cheered by supporters after a meeting in Sliema on April 17. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi

People watch the 13-hour debate on the Panama Papers and a related no-confidence motion in the government in parliament on a TV in the Labour Party club in Valletta on April 18. Photo: Matthew MirabelliPeople watch the 13-hour debate on the Panama Papers and a related no-confidence motion in the government in parliament on a TV in the Labour Party club in Valletta on April 18. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat walks out of parliament in Valletta on April 18, after defeating a no-confidence motion in his government which was called by the opposition after his failure to sack two high-ranking members of his government who were named in the Panama Papers leak scandal. Photo: Darrin Zammit LupiPrime Minister Joseph Muscat walks out of parliament in Valletta on April 18, after defeating a no-confidence motion in his government which was called by the opposition after his failure to sack two high-ranking members of his government who were named in the Panama Papers leak scandal. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat makes a press statement outside parliament in Valletta on April 18, after defeating a no-confidence motion in his government which was called by the opposition after his failure to sack two high-ranking members of his government who were named in the Panama Papers leak scandal. Photo: Darrin Zammit LupiPrime Minister Joseph Muscat makes a press statement outside parliament in Valletta on April 18, after defeating a no-confidence motion in his government which was called by the opposition after his failure to sack two high-ranking members of his government who were named in the Panama Papers leak scandal. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi

Police officers look on after being called to intervene when the owners of an illegal scrapyard at Ta’ Harbat (between Zejtun and Birzebbuga) resisted efforts by planning authority officials to clear the area on April 19. Photo: Darrin Zammit LupiPolice officers look on after being called to intervene when the owners of an illegal scrapyard at Ta’ Harbat (between Zejtun and Birzebbuga) resisted efforts by planning authority officials to clear the area on April 19. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi

Several ambassadors to Malta prepare to cycle along the Ta’ Xbiex front April 14 to raise awareness about the healthier and cleaner mode of transport. Photo: Matthew MirabelliSeveral ambassadors to Malta prepare to cycle along the Ta’ Xbiex front April 14 to raise awareness about the healthier and cleaner mode of transport. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

Several ambassadors to Malta, including China’s Cai Jinbiao (centre) and the UK’s Rob Luke (right) cycle along the Ta’ Xbiex front on April 14 to raise awareness about the healthier and cleaner mode of transport. Photo: Matthew MirabelliSeveral ambassadors to Malta, including China’s Cai Jinbiao (centre) and the UK’s Rob Luke (right) cycle along the Ta’ Xbiex front on April 14 to raise awareness about the healthier and cleaner mode of transport. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

British High Commissioner Rob Luke (left) together with Dutch Ambassador Joop Nijssen cycle along the Ta’ Xbiex front on April 14 to raise awareness about the healthier and cleaner mode of transport. Photo: Matthew MirabelliBritish High Commissioner Rob Luke (left) together with Dutch Ambassador Joop Nijssen cycle along the Ta’ Xbiex front on April 14 to raise awareness about the healthier and cleaner mode of transport. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

Workers carry out construction works on one of the new hangars being built at the Aviation Park in Safi on April 20. Photo: Darrin Zammit LupiWorkers carry out construction works on one of the new hangars being built at the Aviation Park in Safi on April 20. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi

A boat carrying tourists sails past the cruise liner MSC Musica in Grand Harbour on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant FournierA boat carrying tourists sails past the cruise liner MSC Musica in Grand Harbour on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant Fournier

A woman looks out from the Barrakka lift towards Grand Harbour on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant FournierA woman looks out from the Barrakka lift towards Grand Harbour on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant Fournier

The metal framework enclosing the Barrakka lift is seen on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant FournierThe metal framework enclosing the Barrakka lift is seen on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant Fournier

Tourists visit the Upper Barrakka in Valletta on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant FournierTourists visit the Upper Barrakka in Valletta on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant Fournier

An artist draws caricatures of passers-by during the Colour Fest at the Valletta Waterfront on April 17. Photo: Darrin Zammit LupiAn artist draws caricatures of passers-by during the Colour Fest at the Valletta Waterfront on April 17. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi

A busker draws a face on the pavement in Valletta on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant FournierA busker draws a face on the pavement in Valletta on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant Fournier

A Valletta florist reads a newspaper on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant FournierA Valletta florist reads a newspaper on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant Fournier

Shops and shoppers in Merchant Street in Valletta on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant FournierShops and shoppers in Merchant Street in Valletta on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant Fournier

A man rides his horse across a deserted panoramic road near Dingli Cliffs on April 19. Photo: Matthew MirabelliA man rides his horse across a deserted panoramic road near Dingli Cliffs on April 19. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

A man rides his horse across a deserted panoramic road near Dingli Cliffs on April 19. Photo: Matthew MirabelliA man rides his horse across a deserted panoramic road near Dingli Cliffs on April 19. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

A cat is admired by a passer-by in Valletta on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant FournierA cat is admired by a passer-by in Valletta on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant Fournier

Mugs depicting Maltese politicians and other personalities are sold on a Valletta stall on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant FournierMugs depicting Maltese politicians and other personalities are sold on a Valletta stall on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant Fournier

Two pigeons perch themselves on the Casino Maltese railings in Valletta on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant FournierTwo pigeons perch themselves on the Casino Maltese railings in Valletta on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant Fournier

Somalis attend the Somali Music Festival at the City Theatre in Valletta on April 17. Photo: Darrin Zammit LupiSomalis attend the Somali Music Festival at the City Theatre in Valletta on April 17. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi

Tourists enjoy the hot weather and sun at Castille Place in Valletta on April 15. Photo: Matthew MirabelliTourists enjoy the hot weather and sun at Castille Place in Valletta on April 15. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

Tower cranes characterise the St Julian’s skyline on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant FournierTower cranes characterise the St Julian’s skyline on April 20. Photo: Chris Sant Fournier

Justice Minister Owen Bonnici and Parliamentary Secretary for Sports Chris Agius wave during the Annual Scout Parade held at Valletta on April 17. Photo: Steve Zammit LupiJustice Minister Owen Bonnici and Parliamentary Secretary for Sports Chris Agius wave during the Annual Scout Parade held at Valletta on April 17. Photo: Steve Zammit Lupi

A young girl guide looks on as she marches through St George’s Square during the Annual Scout parade in Valletta on April 17. Photo: Steve Zammit LupiA young girl guide looks on as she marches through St George’s Square during the Annual Scout parade in Valletta on April 17. Photo: Steve Zammit Lupi

A hunter and his dog walk in the fields under Dingli Cliffs on April 19. Photo: Matthew MirabelliA hunter and his dog walk in the fields under Dingli Cliffs on April 19. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

A Mini cruises along the road above Dingli Cliffs on April 19. Photo: Matthew MirabelliA Mini cruises along the road above Dingli Cliffs on April 19. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

Students examine a robot during the Science and Tech exhibition held at St. Clara Secondary School in Pembroke on April 20. Photo: Steve Zammit LupiStudents examine a robot during the Science and Tech exhibition held at St. Clara Secondary School in Pembroke on April 20. Photo: Steve Zammit Lupi

A single baby boot hangs from an old door in Valletta on April 15. Photo: Matthew MirabelliA single baby boot hangs from an old door in Valletta on April 15. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

A busker performs in Republic Street in Valletta on April 18. Photo: Matthew MirabelliA busker performs in Republic Street in Valletta on April 18. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

A couple relax on a bench in Piazza Regina in Valletta on April 18. Photo: Matthew MirabelliA couple relax on a bench in Piazza Regina in Valletta on April 18. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

The radar in Dingli contrasts a clear blue sky on April 19. Photo: Matthew MirabelliThe radar in Dingli contrasts a clear blue sky on April 19. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

Valletta fans cheer before their Premier League match against Birkirkara at the National Stadium in Ta’ Qali on April 17. Photo: Steve Zammit LupiValletta fans cheer before their Premier League match against Birkirkara at the National Stadium in Ta’ Qali on April 17. Photo: Steve Zammit Lupi

Supporters watch the FA Trophy quarter-final soccer match between Pembroke Athleta and Pieta Hotspurs at the National Stadium in Ta’Qali on April 20. Photo: Darrin Zammit LupiSupporters watch the FA Trophy quarter-final soccer match between Pembroke Athleta and Pieta Hotspurs at the National Stadium in Ta’Qali on April 20. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi

Obinna Obiefule (front) of Pembroke Athleta dives to try reach the ball as Pieta Hotspurs’ James Gorske looks on during their FA Trophy quarter-final at the National Stadium in Ta’ Qali on April 20. Photo: Darrin Zammit LupiObinna Obiefule (front) of Pembroke Athleta dives to try reach the ball as Pieta Hotspurs’ James Gorske looks on during their FA Trophy quarter-final at the National Stadium in Ta’ Qali on April 20. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi

Pembroke Athleta’s Manolito Micallef scores past Pieta Hotspurs goalkeeper Miguel Montfort during their FA Trophy quarter-final at the National Stadium in Ta’ Qali on April 20. Photo: Darrin Zammit LupiPembroke Athleta’s Manolito Micallef scores past Pieta Hotspurs goalkeeper Miguel Montfort during their FA Trophy quarter-final at the National Stadium in Ta’ Qali on April 20. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi

Birkirkara’s Vito Plut (front) and Floriana’s Emerson Marcelina fight for the ball during their FA Trophy quarter-final at the National Stadium in Ta’ Qali on April 20. Photo: Darrin Zammit LupiBirkirkara’s Vito Plut (front) and Floriana’s Emerson Marcelina fight for the ball during their FA Trophy quarter-final at the National Stadium in Ta’ Qali on April 20. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi

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