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  • Talk series on contemporary architecture

    Talk series on contemporary architecture

    Award-winning Austrian architect Peter Lorenz, founder of Lorenz Ateliers, will deliver a talk at the Maritime Museum, Vittoriosa, tomorrow at 7pm. This is the first in a series of talks on design by world-renowned architects entitled Architecture...

  • What happened on... October 5

    What happened on... October 5

    10 years ago - The Sunday Times Sunday, October 5, 2008 Lawyer and family offered Gozo rape girl €7,000 deal A lawyer and close relatives of the men accused of raping a 14-year-old girl persuaded the alleged victim’s family to sign a contract...

  • Announcements - October 5, 2018

    Announcements - October 5, 2018

    COLEIRO. On October 2, at Mater Dei Hospital, GINO, co-founder of Coleiro General Sales Ltd, aged 82, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his irreparable loss his loving wife Doris, née Carabez, his...

  • Talk of 'big guns' at Notre Dame Gate in Vittoriosa

    Talk of 'big guns' at Notre Dame Gate in Vittoriosa

    If you want to hear about the ‘big guns’ and the development of artillery from the Middle Ages to modern times, head to the Notre Dame Gate in Vittoriosa where Fondazzjoni Wirt Artna is hosting its second Heritage and History Fair. The free annual...

  • Sovereign launches 2nd art competition

    Sovereign launches 2nd art competition

    Sovereign Trust (Malta) Ltd, part of the worldwide Sovereign Group, in association with The Sovereign Art Foundation, has launched the 2nd annual Sovereign Art Foundation Students Prize in Malta. The competition aims to celebrate the importance of...

  • What happened on... October 4

    What happened on... October 4

    10 years ago - The Times Saturday, October 4, 2008 Social partners issue warnings on proposed utility price hikes Industry is reeling from the proposed energy ta­riffs, and social partners warned that hotels and businesses will be crushed,...

  • Announcements - October 4, 2018

    Announcements - October 4, 2018

    BUGEJA. On Wednesday, October 3, at Mater Dei Hospital, JOSEPH of Rabat, former pipe worker, Malta Drydocks, aged 86, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his children Doreen and her husband...

  • Gozo’s share of the EU budget under the radar

    Gozo’s share of the EU budget under the radar

    Gozo’s share of the 2020-27 European Budget will be the theme of a conference being held tomorrow at 6.30pm at Ta’ Ċenċ Hotel, Sannat. The conference, entitled ‘What is Gozo’s share from the European Budget?’, is being organised by the Gozo branch...

  • Painting pictures of the beauty of trees

    Painting pictures of the beauty of trees

    Trees, a joint exhibition by a leading poet and an artist, is a ‘dialogue’ of texts and images, so intimately related are the words and the paintings. The exhibition consists of 22 paintings by German artist Christine Kunkler, inspired by poems...

  • Contractors invited to bid for works in 120 residential streets

    Contractors invited to bid for works in 120 residential streets

    Infrastructure Malta has issued a call for applications for the building or upgrading of 120 residential streets next year. It said this was the first time that a number of streets were being grouped, giving prospective bidders the ability to...

  • Urgent need for A positive blood donations

    Urgent need for A positive blood donations

    The Blood Bank has issued an urgent appeal for donations of A positive blood. Tony Micallef, practice nurse at the National Blood Transfusion Unit, said 40 bags of A positive blood were needed today. Donations of other types of blood would also be...

  • What happened on... October 3

    What happened on... October 3

    10 years ago - The Times Friday, October 3, 2008 Mepa rejects development applications in Attard The Malta Planning and Environment Authority yesterday rejected two development planning applications at Ta’ Fġieni, Attard. The applications...

  • Announcements - October 3, 2018

    Announcements - October 3, 2018

    BUGEJA. On Wednesday, October 3, at Mater Dei Hospital, JOSEPH of Rabat, former pipe worker, Malta Drydocks, aged 86, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his children Doreen and her husband...

  • Sliema parish elevated to sanctuary

    Sliema parish elevated to sanctuary

    Our Lady of the Sacred Heart of Jesus parish church, Sliema, better known as Sacro Cuor, was declared a Marian sanctuary over the weekend in a ceremony during which Archbishop Charles Scicluna crowned the titular statue. Last month, the Sliema...

  • Flex your brain for a good cause

    Flex your brain for a good cause

    The fourth edition of Battle of the Brains, a series of quiz nights held to raise funds in aid of research on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), will be held on Friday evening at Saracino’s restaurant, Attard.There is currently no cure for ALS...

  • Oil spill drill to be carried out on Wednesday

    Oil spill drill to be carried out on Wednesday

    Transport Malta will be hosting a national pollution response exercise, off Maltese shores, on Wednesday, simulating a large oil spill from a vessel following a collision with another. The pollution response will involve the European Maritime...

  • Have your say: 'Your country floods after 20 minutes of rain'

    Have your say: 'Your country floods after 20 minutes of rain'

    The first major autumn downpour pounded Malta on Tuesday, and with it came the flooding to parts of the island's road network. Daniele Baraggioli, an Italian man living in Malta, took to Facebook to air his frustration, saying he could not...

  • Teachers to get sneak peek of this year's ŻiguŻajg festival plans

    Teachers to get sneak peek of this year's ŻiguŻajg festival plans

    Heads of schools, teachers and cultural mentors have the opportunity to view an advanced preview of the 8th edition of the ŻiguŻajg International Arts Festival for Children and Young People this Thursday. The exclusive preview will follow an...

  • Sliema's Townsquare signs top global design firm

    Sliema's Townsquare signs top global design firm

    Townsquare Sliema has signed an agreement with international design firm YOO to produce the design concepts for its proposed mixed-use tower project in the heart of Sliema. YOO inspired by creative director Philippe Starck, will design the...

  • Health warning over soy sauce

    Health warning over soy sauce

    Datu Puti Soy Sauce must not be consumed because it contains a high level of 3-MCPD (an organic chemical compound) the Environmental Health Directorate said. The warning applies for 750ml bottles of lot number: ME1117121 with durability dates:...