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  • Senior citizens to get free access to 27 Heritage Malta sites

    Senior citizens to get free access to 27 Heritage Malta sites

    Heritage Malta and the Local Councils’ Association signed a Memorandum of Understanding to introduce the Heritage Malta Senior Passport, which gives senior citizens free and unlimited access to all Heritage Malta’s attractions, except for the...

  • Daring cat

    Daring cat

    A cat climbs on scaffolding placed around a Valletta building currently undergoing restoration.  Photo: Mark Zammit Cordina

  • Two main roads to Naxxar closed tonight

    Two main roads to Naxxar closed tonight

    There will be no access to Naxxar from the Mosta Technopark roundabout, or vice versa tonight because of road works. Infrastructure Malta said the area will be closed for traffic betwenn 8pm and 5am for overnight works as it starts the final phase...

  • What happened on... May 16

    What happened on... May 16

    25 years ago - The Times Monday, May 16, 1994 PN wins 48.3 per cent of votes In the last round of local council elections the Nationalist Party won a majority of seats in seven of the 11 localities. It polled 48.3 per cent of the first count...

  • Announcements - May 16, 2019

    Announcements - May 16, 2019

    Obituaries CALLEJA. On May 12, at Holy Family Home, Naxxar, GIUSA, aged 94, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. Loved and remem­bered by the children of her late sister Giovanna Riolo and their families, the children of...

  • Archbishop Scicluna celebrates a happy 60th birthday

    Archbishop Scicluna celebrates a happy 60th birthday

    Archbishop Charles Scicluna celebrated his 60th birthday on Wednesday, with a sizeable crowd gathering to wish him many happy returns.  The Archbishop was joined by family, friends, colleagues and well-wishers in the courtyard of the Curia in...

  • New children’s playground for Birkirkara

    New children’s playground for Birkirkara

    Il-Ġnien tal-Aħwa Kanoniċi in Birkirkara has been transformed into a modern playground and garden for the community through a sponsorship by the Gasan Foundation. Over 1,400 square metres of space were given a complete makeover with plants and...

  • What happened on... May 15

    What happened on... May 15

    25 years ago - The Sunday Times Sunday, May 15, 1994 Letter leads to arrest of murdered woman’s husband The Police have found a letter in which a married man asked murder victim Mary Cardona to end their relationship. As a result of the letter,...

  • Announcements - May 15, 2019

    Announcements - May 15, 2019

    Obituaries BLOW. On May 14, at Mater Dei Hospital, RONALD DAVID of Paola, aged 85, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his wife Doris, his children Valerie and Derick and his partner Victoria,...

  • Lasallians are celebrating their tercentenary year

    Lasallians are celebrating their tercentenary year

    The Lasallian community worldwide is this year celebrating the 300th anniversary of their founder’s death, St John Baptist de La Salle, who died on April 7, 1719. It is a year to celebrate the many Lasallian vocations (Brothers, Lasallian partners...

  • Classical concert inside St Paul's Cathedral

    Classical concert inside St Paul's Cathedral

    A free classical concert will be held at St Paul’s Cathedral in Mdina on Sunday May 19.   The ‘Archbishop’s Charity Concert’ is being organised by the archdiocese of Malta and will feature the Venus Harp Trio and pop guitarist and singer Fiona...

  • Watch: A worker, a flimsy barrier, and a three-storey drop

    Watch: A worker, a flimsy barrier, and a three-storey drop

    A worker fed up of risking his life every time he enters and exits his own office has voiced his frustration about inadequate construction safety on social media. Simon Ciantar shared a video of a white SUV slowly navigating a tight hairpin turn...

  • An exhibition of etchings at the School of Art

    An exhibition of etchings at the School of Art

    An exhibition of etchings of landscapes, human figures, portraits and abstract compositions has opened at the Malta School of Arts in Valletta. Incizjoni is being held at Palazzo De La Salle until May 23 and is open to the public from 8am to 7pm...

  • What happened on...

    What happened on...

    25 years ago - The Times Saturday, May 14, 1994 VAT bill published Finance Minister John Dalli yesterday published the Value Added Tax bill with an assurance that lower income groups, including pensioners, would not be adversely affected. The...

  • Announcements - May 14, 2019

    Announcements - May 14, 2019

    Obituaries AZZOPARDI. On May 13, at St Vincent de Paul Residence, JOSEPHINE, aged 81, of Żebbuġ, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss her sister Agnes, Helen widow of her brother Nicholas,...

  • Wired weekend

    Wired weekend

    The ninth edition of the Malta Robotics Olympiad (MRO) was held last weekend, attracting thousands of tech enthusiasts. The annual event sees some 16,000 visitors every year and is touted as the largest technology fair on the island. This year’s...

  • New deacons include father-of-three widower

    New deacons include father-of-three widower

    Father-of-three Tony Pace is just one year away from becoming a ‘father’ a second time after he was ordained a deacon during a ceremony officiated by Archbishop Charles Scicluna . Rev. Pace, who felt the call to the priesthood after his wife...

  • St Dorothy's opens a 10,000 square metre sports complex

    St Dorothy's opens a 10,000 square metre sports complex

    St Dorothy’s school in Żebbuġ has inaugurated a new sports and recreational complex. The complex covers around 10,000 square metres behind the senior school and includes an outdoor volleyball court, indoor gym, 25-metre, seven-lane swimming pool,...

  • Air Malta to start twice-weekly Cairo service

    Air Malta to start twice-weekly Cairo service

    Air Malta will start operating a twice weekly service every Monday and Friday to Egypt’s capital, Cairo, this September. This service will continue operating throughout winter. "This route, which is being introduced after an absence of 12...

  • How do autistic people manage friendships?

    How do autistic people manage friendships?

    The Maltese branch of the Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health will be live-streaming Clinical Psychologist Tony Attwood's one-day conference called What you need to know about Autism at St James Cavalier on Wednesday at...