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  • Statue undergoes CT scan

    Statue undergoes CT scan

    A wooden statue of Our Lady Help of Christians venerated at St Patrick Church in Sliema has undergone a CT Scan at Da Vinci Hospital ahead of restoration. Paul Muscat, director of restoration company Recoop, said the scan provided vital...

  • What happened on... January 23

    What happened on... January 23

    10 years ago - The Times Friday, January 23, 2009 Policeman critical in motorcycle accident A 33-year-old traffic policeman is in critical condition after crashing into a lamp post with his service motorcycle yesterday morning. Eyewitnesses said...

  • Announcements - January 23, 2019

    Announcements - January 23, 2019

    Obituaries BALDACCHINO. On January 22, LOUIS, founder of Classic Press, Cospicua, aged 82, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his children and their respective spouses, his grandchildren and...

  • What happened on... January 22

    What happened on... January 22

    10 years ago - The Times Thursday, January 22, 2009 Murder trial: Accused ‘did not intend to kill’ The defence lawyer in the trial of a man accused of killing a 32-year-old mother with 47 stab wounds argued yesterday that his client never...

  • Announcements - January 22, 2019

    Announcements - January 22, 2019

    Obituaries BALDACCHINO. On January 22, LOUIS, founder of Classic Press, Cospicua, aged 82, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his children and their respective spouses, his grandchildren and...

  • Gone to seed: weeds growing through Ta' Qali stadium seats prompt fans' frustrations

    Gone to seed: weeds growing through Ta' Qali stadium seats prompt fans' frustrations

    Whatever the quality of the turf at the Ta' Qali National Stadium, most would probably agree that it should be limited to the pitch, rather than spreading into the stands.  Photos shared on social media show weeds growing through the seats at the...

  • Crochet blankets donated to NGOs by HSBC Malta

    Crochet blankets donated to NGOs by HSBC Malta

    Over 228 crochet blankets were recently donated to various NGOs for the homeless, elderly and children by HSBC Malta. The woollen creations originally formed part of an attempt last year to create the world’s biggest crochet blanket for...

  • Tying the knot: Archbishop gives advice to couples planning to wed

    Tying the knot: Archbishop gives advice to couples planning to wed

    Archbishop Charles Scicluna met couples planning to tie the knot this year, urging them to keep the Lord at the centre of their marriage and find time for each other, especially to pray together. “As you continue your preparations for your...

  • A juicy day in Lija for 17th edition of festival

    A juicy day in Lija for 17th edition of festival

    The Lija Citrus Festival was one of the first annual local council activities of 2019 with the 17th edition held yesterday. A cornucopia of local fruit and artisanal products were up for sale for the occasion, including baked treats,...

  • On the dot - January 21, 2019

    On the dot - January 21, 2019

    A priest saying Mass at the chapel of St Catherine Home for the Elderly, in Attard on Saturday evening did not demonstrate much brotherly love when he appeared to be blaming parish priests for the fact that people were staying away from Church. He...

  • What happened on... January 21

    What happened on... January 21

    10 years ago - The Times Wednesday, January 21, 2009 Marsa incinerator to generate its own power The amount of fuel consumed by the Marsa incinerator will be reduced once the plant starts generating electricity from steam and the treatment of...

  • Announcements - January 21, 2019

    Announcements - January 21, 2019

    BONNICI. On January 19, OLGA née Antignolo, widow of Major Joe Bonnici, aged 94, passed away peacefully at Simblija Care Home, comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss her sons Walter and his wife Theresa, Joe and...

  • President’s engagements - January 20, 2019

    Noon The President receives representatives of Melita plc on a courtesy call at San Anton Palace, Attard. 2pm The President presides over a meeting of the Commission for the Administration of Justice, at San Anton Palace. 4.30pm The President...

  • Rabat band kicks off 150th anniversary celebrations

    The Count Roger Band Club of Rabat celebrates its 150th anniversary this year. The programme of events kicks off on Friday with a concert of Pauline music, Sanctus Paulus Magister, by the Count Roger Philharmonic Band at the Collegiate...

  • Appreciation: Agnese Mallia

    Joe on behalf of his brothers and sister, writes: News of Agnese’s passing to a better life was a great shock for all our families and for her many friends. The depth of people who attended the funeral Mass at the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Grace in...

  • Pharmacies open today - January 20, 2019

    Collis Williams Pharmacy, 15, Republic Street, Valletta;San Raffael Pharmacy, 247, Qormi Road, Marsa (2122 1188);Tal-Ħlas Pharmacy, Freedom Street, Qormi (2148 7739);Rational Pharmacy, 74/75, Valley Road, Birkirkara (2144 1513);Charing Pharmacy,...

  • Announcements - January 20, 2019

    Announcements - January 20, 2019

    CARDONA. On January 19, at Mater Dei Hospital, MARIA CARMELA, from St Paul’s Bay, passed away peacefully at the age of 81, comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her great loss, her husband Joseph, her daughter Sharon, her...

  • Things to do today - January 20, 2019

    Things to do today - January 20, 2019

    • Support participants in the 2019 Attard 10k race from 7.30 to 9.30am starting from in front of St Catherine’s Hospital, Attard, and passing through roads around Ta' Qali and parts of Attard. For more information visit...

  • Let's just 'skip' road safety

    Let's just 'skip' road safety

    Safety standards by drivers operating large vehicles in Malta often leave much to be desired but this truck driver is clearly pushing the limits.  This picture shot on Saturday morning shows a truck transporting two skips packed to the brim with...

  • Fort Manoel opens its doors to the public

    Fort Manoel opens its doors to the public

    The public has an opportunity to visit Fort Manoel tomorrow between 9am and 4pm. For more information on the Open Day being organised by MIDI, call 2065 5500 or visit www.midimalta.com.