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  • Noble cause

    Noble cause

    X Factor star Owen Leuellen was the special guest at the Gozo College Rabat Primary School’s annual pyjama day where funds are collected for those in need. This year proceeds will go to a college student who has been away from school for several...

  • 4,500 drivers register with Malta’s first green car sharing fleet

    4,500 drivers register with Malta’s first green car sharing fleet

    Close to 4,500 drivers have registered to use GoTo's fleet of electric cars in just four months, the company claimed on Tuesday.  GoTo is Malta’s first national car sharing service. An average 410 trips a day are being recorded, with Friday and...

  • What happened on... March 26

    What happened on... March 26

    10 years ago - The Times Thursday, March 26, 2009 GO to cut workforce by 350 Telecoms company GO is planning to reduce its workforce by 350 “in the short term”, CEO David Kay told employees yesterday in a letter urging them to take up the...

  • Announcements - March 26, 2019

    Announcements - March 26, 2019

    Obituaries BORG. On March 26, at Karin Grech Rehabilitation Hospital, PHILIP of Balzan, passed away peacefully at the age of 86, comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his great loss his children Maryanne, widow of Joseph...

  • Dogs have their day

    Dogs have their day

    Canine ‘officers’ stole the show during an Open Day at Safi on Sunday during which law enforcement agents and first responders raised money in aid of the Blue Light Foundation. The event, held at the locality’s main square, was opened by mayor...

  • Felines hit the catwalk

    Felines hit the catwalk

    Cat-lovers were in for a treat on Sunday as more than 60 cats were put on show during an international event organised by the Malta Feline Guardians Club. During the weekend show, held in collaboration with the World Cat Federation at the...

  • Aerial view

    Aerial view

    A sole paraglider enjoys the view and the tranquillity as he soars over the place known as Top of the World, in Għargħur on Sunday. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli

  • Golden ordination

    Golden ordination

    Thanksgiving Mass was celebrated at St John’s Co-Cathedral, in Valletta, on Sunday marking 50 years from the ordination of Archbishop Emeritus Paul Cremona. The concelebration was led by Mgr George Frendo, Archbishop of Tirana, who was also...

  • What happened on... March 25

    What happened on... March 25

    10 years ago - The Times Wednesday, March 25, 2009 Mepa workers in health scare Planning Authority employees were medically screened yesterday after exposure to a gas at their offices suspected to be hydrogen sulphide, The Times has learnt. Four...

  • Announcements - March 25, 2019

    Announcements - March 25, 2019

    Obituaries CALLEJA. On March 23, VICTOR (of Yorkie Clothing Industry), of Sliema, residing in San Pawl tat-Tarġa, aged 88, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his wife Eileen, his children...

  • Watch: '40 minutes ago, my brother died': Archbishop Emeritus Paul Cremona's emotional 50th anniversary mass

    Watch: '40 minutes ago, my brother died': Archbishop Emeritus Paul Cremona's emotional 50th anniversary mass

    Archbishop Emeritus Paul Cremona marked 50 years in the Catholic Church on Sunday, but also lost a brother who stood behind him when he was first ordained. Mgr. Cremona’s brother passed away less than an hour before the start of a mass held to...

  • Watch: 50 years since Emeritus Archbishop Paul Cremona was ordained

    Watch: 50 years since Emeritus Archbishop Paul Cremona was ordained

    Emeritus Archbishop Paul Cremona and the Archbishop of Tirana in Albania George Frendo are both marking 50 years since they were ordained.  Watch the mass they are co-celebrating. 

  • President’s engagements

    12.30pm The President addresses the General Workers’ Union National Council in Valletta. Tuesday The President meets Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo at the Palace in Valletta. Wednesday 10am The President visits the National Audit...

  • Pharmacies open today - March 24, 2019

    New British Dispensary, 109/110, St John Street, Valletta (2124 4813);The Cross Pharmacy, 859, St Joseph High Road, Ħamrun (2122 7682);Lantern Pharmacy, 46, Regional Road, Santa Venera (2144 4648);St Anne Pharmacy, 24, St Helen Square, Birkirkara...

  • Announcements - March 24, 2019

    Announcements - March 24, 2019

    Obituaries GAUCI. On March 20, GEORGE, of Victoria, Gozo, (ex-teacher), aged 82, passed peacefully away in the arms of his wife, com­forted by the rites of the Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his great loss his wife Lina, his brothers Rev. Can...

  • Things to do today - March 24, 2019

    Things to do today - March 24, 2019

    • Visit Ħal Millieri medieval chapel, l/o Żurrieq, during the open day from 9am to 6pm. Mass at 10am. Tours at 11.15am, and 4pm. • Visit the Fort Manoel open day from 9am to 4pm. Tours start at 11am. • Visit the annual exhibition of Malta’s...

  • 89.7 Bay collects over €5,400 in aid of Terry Time Foundation

    A 28-hour-long live radio broadcast took place in February, whereby listeners were encouraged to call and donate money towards the Terry Time Foundation. The trust hopes to raise €500,000 to help fund radio personality Terry Farrugia’s cancer...

  • Appreciation: Denise Ellul

    Anne Mangion writes: On March 8, my dearest friend Denise passed away to a better place after losing her valiant battle with cancer. I first got to know Denise in Grade 3, when we were placed in adjacent desks. From an early age, Denise was kind...

  • Good Friday overnight pilgrimage expected to be biggest one yet

    Organisers are expecting more than 10,000 people to put on their walking shoes and take part in an overnight Good Friday pilgrimage in aid of Puttinu Cares this year.  The pilgrimage, which is now in its 16th year, sees people walking from...

  • Msida council launches app

    Msida council launches app

    Msida residents can report irregularities in their hometown and access local council services using a new app available for download for free. The application, called Msida, is available for download from the Google Play Store for free and will...