Lack of school toilets puts 620 million children in danger

A lack of proper school toilets threatens the health, education and safety of at least 620 million children...

Centenary from the birth of Fr Frans Buhagiar

The church was the centre of the village. The priest of its community. The priest and the village then were...

In rural France, Macron seeks remedy for 'healthcare deserts'

France was once seen as world's top health provider

Apple to employ trafficking survivors in efforts to eradicate slave labour

Apple will employ trafficking survivors to work in its retails stores, the technology giant said, after winning...

World's top aid agency to promote resilience with new body

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) is to set up a new body to promote resilience, a senior...

Watch: Pink Fashion Show’s fifth anniversary soars sky high

The sky was the limit at this aviation-themed event

Take responsibility for the disposal of electronic waste

Waste electrical and electronic equipment is one of the fastest growing waste streams. Here, Sergio...

Creating new ‘constellations of meaning’

A celestial constellation inspires Valletta 2018 art

Easy like Monday at lunchtime

Iċ-ĊimaSt Simon Street, Xlendi, GozoTel: 2155...

Remembering a young soldier who died in the Great War

This is the last of the centenary years of World War I (1914-1918). The effects of that tragic conflict are still...

Don’t tickle me pink

I went to Gozo a couple of weeks ago and as usual, once I had gotten settled in, I realised that I had left half...

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The Unexplained in Maltese

The Maltese version of the best-selling collection of ghost stories, The Unexplained, has finally been published,...

Men should get into the habit of examining themselves

‘Movember’ is the time when men grow their moustaches to raise awareness on men’s health...

From tragedy to democracy – the consequences of World War One on Malta

A profound impact on Malta even though the island was not a direct participant

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Healing diaspora

Lou Drofenik: The Reluctant Healer Horizons 2018 Lou Drofenik’s...

The Armistice and the reaction in Malta – November 11, 1918

During the last weeks and months of 1918, nearly all the Central Powers and their allies were exhausted fighting...

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Revisting history

Mark Camilleri: A Materialist Revision of Maltese History: 1919-1979SKS,...

Twinkle twinkle Giant Star

Stars light up our night sky from vast distances across the cosmos, with up to six thousand stars visible on any...

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Myth Debunked: Will the sun explode one day?

Contrary to giant stars, our sun is a relatively small star and will never undergo a supernova explosion....

Photo of the week - November 11. 2018

The Eagle nebula, a location of star formation in our galaxy, 7,000 light years away. Captured by Michael Nolle...