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  • Dark tales at Fort St Angelo

    Dark tales at Fort St Angelo

    Heritage Malta will be opening Fort St Angelo’s doors tonight while the night is creeping in. Two animated tours, based on tales of mystery and the supernatural relating to this historical fort, will take visitors on a spooky journey which will...

  • Mobile blood donation unit locations - November 2018

    Mobile blood donation unit locations - November 2018

    A mobile blood donation unit will be present in the following localities throughout November: Sunday, November 4: Żurrieq from 8.30am to 1pm, in front of local council administrative offices Sunday, November 11: Żejtun from 8.30am to 1pm, next to...

  • What happened on... October 12

    What happened on... October 12

    10 years ago - The Sunday Times Sunday, October 12, 2008 Maltese have €74m stashed away in Jersey Maltese individuals currently hold at least €74 million in accounts in Jersey, according to estimates provided by British banking sources. The...

  • Announcements - October 12, 2018

    Announcements - October 12, 2018

    BOOKER. On October 12, at the Little Sisters of the Poor Home, Ħamrun, FRANCESCA SAVERIA (Rina), widow of Joseph, aged 95, passed away peacefully. She leaves to mourn her loss her daughter Miriam and her husband Tonio Bonavia, her son Joseph and...

  • What happened on... October 11

    What happened on... October 11

    10 years ago - The Times Saturday, October 11, 2008 Labour presents climate change Bill Labour MP Leo Brincat yesterday presented a Private Member’s Bill on climate change calling for a strategic plan that would demand annual progress reports...

  • Spectacle of light

    The tiny village of Santa Luċija in Gozo, specifically Għar Ilma hill, will provide the perfect backdrop for a spectacle of flickering light on Sunday. During the activity, which will take place between 7 and 10pm, hundreds of flaming lanterns...

  • Announcements - October 11, 2018

    Announcements - October 11, 2018

    CASAPINTA. On October 11, at the convent in Balzan, Sr ROSE CASAPINTA, passed away peacefully. She leaves to mourn her loss the Franciscan Missionaries of Mary, family and friends. Funeral Mass will be said tomorrow at 2pm at the chapel of the...

  • Parking ticket... despite parking in white bay

    Parking ticket... despite parking in white bay

    A Swieqi resident is up in arms after she found a parking ticket on her car even though it was parked in a white bay.The ticket noted that the car was parked less than five metres from the corner - which can be seen from the photos – but the woman...

  • Ġgantija Temples open free of charge on Sunday

    Ġgantija Temples open free of charge on Sunday

    Ġgantija Temples in Xagħra, Gozo, will be open, free of charge, this Sunday, Heritage Malta said. These prehistoric temples are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List and are considered as some of the oldest free-standing monuments in the...

  • Tourist information office temporarily moved to Tritons Square

    Tourist information office temporarily moved to Tritons Square

    A tourist information office on Merchants Street in Valletta has been temporarily moved to Tritons Square, due to ongoing works to build MUŻA, the new National Museum of Art. The Malta Tourism Authority also operates other tourist information...

  • What happened on... October 10, 2018

    What happened on... October 10, 2018

    10 years ago - The Times Friday, October 10, 2008 Police probe bribery attempt allegations The police are investigating the claims of   lawyers, a priest and the family of the Nadur men accused of raping a 14-year-old girl tried to prevent her...

  • Announcements - October 10, 2018

    Announcements - October 10, 2018

    MELI. On October 9, at Mater Dei Hospital, CHARMAINE, née Pace Decesare, aged 74, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss her husband Joseph, her son Dr Clyde Meli, her brother Ronnie Pace...

  • The houses Rebecca built - unique exhibition in Marsascala

    The houses Rebecca built - unique exhibition in Marsascala

    Several have owned a doll’s house but how many have seen a doll’s house within a doll’s house, furnished with minuscule furniture? This tiniest house, crafted by hand to a 1:144 scale, is one of the thousands of detailed miniature items – from a...

  • Environment Minister dives right in and leads by example

    Environment Minister dives right in and leads by example

    Environment Minister José Herrera swapped his ministerial garb for a wet suit and oxygen tank last week, as he and his wife Sandra dove deep beneath Malta’s waves to collect litter at the bottom of the sea. Dr Herrera took part in an underwater...

  • Whip out your brushes at this Msida garden

    Whip out your brushes at this Msida garden

    The serene Msida Bastion Historic Garden sets the perfect backdrop for a painting and drawing event organised by Din l-Art Ħelwa. It provides the right atmosphere, landscape and colours for those who would like to join tomorrow between 9.30am and...

  • What happened on... October 9

    What happened on... October 9

    10 years ago - The Times Thursday, October 9, 2008 Maltese deposits not affected Deposits in Maltese financial institutions should not be affected by the prevailing international crisis, the government said yesterday as the European Central Bank...

  • Announcements - October 9, 2018

    Announcements - October 9, 2018

    MILLO. On October 8, at Mater Dei Hospital, ALDO, at the age of 76, passed away peacefully, comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his beloved wife Yvonne, his children Marco and his wife Pauline, Daniela and her...

  • Servizz.gov recognised in World Summit Awards 2018

    Servizz.gov recognised in World Summit Awards 2018

    Servizz.gov was nominated as Best National Digital Solution for Malta for the international World Summit Awards. The World Summit Awards are a global initiative selecting digital innovation making positive impact on society. With this nomination,...

  • Traffic monitors keep an eye on rain-drenched roads

    Traffic monitors keep an eye on rain-drenched roads

    Updated at 6.20pm Water levels rose in the Tal-Barrani area as rain water gathered there during Monday's storm - but they never reached alarming stage, the Traffic Control Centre said. Some cars were caught unawares there at one stage, according...

  • Bricks turn into a motorist's nightmare in Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq

    Bricks turn into a motorist's nightmare in Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq

    Motorists driving through Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq on Monday morning had to keep their wits about them, thanks to a reckless set of 'barriers' put up to close a road there.  Triq Anton Manuel Caruana was closed off to traffic using a set of concrete bricks...