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  • Appeals for donations after Kerala's severe floods

    Appeals for donations after Kerala's severe floods

    The severe floods in Kerala have prompted an emergency appeal by SOS Malta in collaboration with the office of the President. SOS Malta will work in partnership with the Malta Malayalee Association and the World Malayalee Federation two registered...

  • Moonlight cave tour

    Heritage Malta will tomorrow lead a full moon tour of Għar Dalam. The event will include presentations on the interesting features found in the Wied Dalam area as well as a moonlight tour of the site and cave. The tour is being held tomorrow from...

  • Reliving the siege of Gozo

    Compagnia San Michele Malta will be hosting Cittadella 1551, its first re-enactment at the Citadel in Gozo. The event will feature a representation of a defending military encampment during the 1551 raid on the Citadel by Sinan Pasha’s Ottoman...

  • What happened on... September 22

    What happened on... September 22

    10 years ago - The Times Monday, September 22, 2008 Church ‘will not interfere in State’s decisions’ The Church does not want to interfere in society’s choices regarding its quality of life, whether these choices are made via a referendum or...

  • Memory walk

    The Malta Dementia Society will once again be organising its annual memory walk. The Walk for Dementia will be led by President Marie Louise Coleiro Preca. The group leaves from in front of the Parliament building in Republic Street today at 11...

  • Announcements - September 22, 2018

    Announcements - September 22, 2018

    VELLA – AMANDA. On August 26 in Brentwood, UK, passed peacefully away aged 22. Much loved and cherished daughter of Franco and Sandra and sister to Christine. Family and friends are invited to celebrate Amanda’s life on earth and her passage to...

  • Back to school

    Back to school

    The back-to-school edition of Child takes a look at some issues of concern to both students and their parents. Among other features, this edition includes guidelines for parents on how to settle into the new school routine while making the...

  • Monumental moments to be captured through competition

    Monumental moments to be captured through competition

    Malta’s monuments and splendid cultural heritage take centre stage this month when the third edition of the Wiki Loves Monuments photo competition gets under way. Whether you consider yourself a budding photographer or if you would simply like to...

  • Veteran visitor notes drastic drop in natural habitat

    Veteran visitor notes drastic drop in natural habitat

    Englishman Michael Khan, who is on his 43rd visit to Malta, lamented the reduction in the natural habitat and the number of cars on the road. He has been visiting every year since 1975 and knows practically all there is to know about the...

  • Educational campaign on travel education

    The Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion has embarked on an educational campaign which includes the recently launched ‘Malta Travel Point’ mobile application as a guidance tool for Maltese travellers in case of distress. The ‘Malta...

  • Malta Military Tattoo

    Malta Military Tattoo

    The 15th edition of the Malta Military Tattoo is being held in St George’s Square, Valletta, this weekend as part of the Valletta 2018 programme. International groups participating this year include: Topside, the US Naval Forces Europe’s New...

  • Plane pull for Puttinu

    Plane pull for Puttinu

    DHL Express Malta is organising the fourth edition of the DHL Malta Plane Pull, today at the Safi Aviation Park. Participants are encouraged to organise teams of 20 to 25 people to take part in the plane pull, against a donation of €15. Smaller...

  • What happened on... September 21

    What happened on... September 21

    10 years ago - The Sunday Times Sunday, September 21, 2008 ‘I was an idiot’ over VAT issue – Lino Spiteri Former minister Lino Spiteri says he was “an idiot” for not having resigned at once in 1994 when Alfred Sant decided, without consulting...

  • Pharmacies open today - September 21, 2018

    Chemimart, 20/21, Republic Street, Valletta (2124 6051);Trinity Pharmacy, 32, Marsa Road, Marsa (2123 5595);St George’s Pharmacy, 21, Main Street, Qormi (2144 3045);St Anne Pharmacy, 24, St Helen Square, Birkirkara (2744 1913);Remedies Pharmacy,...

  • Announcements - September 21, 2018

    VELLA. On September 19, MAVIS EVELYN, aged 85, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss her children, David and Sandra, James and Marion, Tony and Liz, Louise and George, Victor and Maria, Josianne...

  • Activities to mark the European Mobility Week 2018

    Activities to mark the European Mobility Week 2018

    The Malta National Electromobility Platform within Transport Malta is holding a number of initiatives and activities to mark the European Mobility Week being held between September 16 and 22. The theme for this year’s edition is “Multimodality –...

  • Freephone 153 overwhelmed with calls

    The number of calls to the government helpline, Freephone 153, has spiralled, reaching 45,000 a month. Callers, especially those calling to ask about the tax rebate, are having to wait for a considerable time, the government...

  • Watch: Licensed to thieve - the lives and times of the Maltese corsairs

    Watch: Licensed to thieve - the lives and times of the Maltese corsairs

    The image of a helpless virgin being kidnapped by ruthless pirates is a popular one in Maltese lore, creating the impression of a nation at the mercy of marauders. Yet, this scenario is far from representing historical truth. In reality, Malta...

  • What happened on... September 20

    What happened on... September 20

    10 years ago - The Times Saturday, September 20, 2008 Two motorcyclists in critical condition Two men are in a critical condition following a traffic accident in Mdina Road, Żebbuġ late on Thursday evening, the police said yesterday. A...

  • Inquisitor’s Palace open day

    Inquisitor’s Palace open day

    Heritage Malta will tomorrow open the doors of the Inquisitor’s Palace in Vittoriosa for free to be enjoyed by the public. Considered an architectural gem, this majestic building was the official residence of Mgr Pietro Dusina, the first general...