Treasures below the ground

New restoration works at St Agatha Catacombs reveal crypt’s rich artistic history

Scandal in the Grand Harbour: Codrington v Codrington and Anderson

An entertaining story always has a literary ‘hook’ from which to hang. This can apply equally to...

Skyline ball raises €32,700 for protection of Malta’s heritage  

The Skyline Ball at Palazzo Parisio has raised an outstanding €32,700 to help safeguard Valletta’s...

Barracuda Restaurant celebrates 40th anniversary

Barracuda Restaurant celebrated its 40th anniversary – another milestone in its successful story. Having...

Lija altar boys visit Grand Harbour

After the feast of the Transfiguration of Our Lord celebrated in Lija earlier this month, altar boys from Lija...

Water on Mars

Prior to the age of space exploration, the red planet was deemed to almost be like another earth, with telescope...

Myth Debunked: Does Mars ever appear as big as the moon?

Mars is one of the smaller planets in the solar system, with its diameter measuring around 6,700km at the...

Photo of the week - August 19, 2018

An image of Mars taken from Birkirkara on its closest approach to earth since 2003 on July 31. The southern pole...

Understanding the allure of routines

Most of us succumb at one stage or other

Serena Williams learned sister's killer had been freed minutes before worst defeat

Killer's release was posted on Instagram

Teaching, learning and doing good

Seven Maltese volunteers in Africa help to set up training programme

Would doing good one time make you feel better about doing bad the next?

Good deeds can justify immoral behaviour

A safe digital space for youths

Digital spaces are a double-edged sword with endless potential for growth as well as posing risks and...

The pain of ageing

More than half of older adults experience some moderate or intense pain on a monthly basis – a fact that...

Black day for 261 Squadron – five British fighter pilots disappear

Pilot Officer John Southwell was fighting for his life. Tracer shells were streaking by the Hawker Hurricane he...

Seeking cures for terrible brain diseases

Proteins are the biological workhorses of the cell responsible for crucial processes that sustain life. To become...

Jazz king in Malta concert

Italy’s king of jazz and soul music Mario Biondi performed at St Elmo in Valletta on August 8. He is seen...

Myth debunked: OMG it’s a cockroach!

It is that time of the year again, when a shout in the middle of the night means my wife spotted one of the most...

Photo of the week - August 12, 2018

Photographer Sean Scott was flying his drone over a large school of bait fish that was attracting whaler sharks...

'Why I had to turn my abusive son in to police'

What happens when parents are the victims, not the perpetrators?