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  • 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:...

  • What happened on... October 2

    What happened on... October 2

    10 years ago - The Times Thursday, October 2, 2008 Yearly utility bills may rise by €76-€270 for most households The majority of households will have to fork out an extra €76 to €270 a year, which will override the 95 per cent surcharge,...

  • Watch: Why a man quit cycling

    Watch: Why a man quit cycling

    An experienced cyclist has given up and opted for a car because it has been getting too dangerous on the road.  "I regret this of course, but I have a family to think of. If you think I’m being a little over dramatic see this compilation of...

  • Eat and learn about pasta’s history in Malta

    Heritage Malta is organising two events at the Malta Maritime Museum tomorrow and Thursday evening during which patrons will learn about the history of pasta eaten in Malta centuries ago, besides enjoying a pasta-based meal. Patrons will be...

  • Announcements - October 2, 2018

    Announcements - October 2, 2018

    VELLA. On September 27, at Mater Dei Hospital, GIUSEPPI of Mellieħa, aged 93, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his children Vicky and her husband Frans, Sammy and his wife Victoria, Alex and...

  • Ryanair IT problems prompt misplaced fears of 'cancelled' flights

    Ryanair IT problems prompt misplaced fears of 'cancelled' flights

    A technical glitch on Ryanair’s website caused a number of upcoming flights to momentarily ‘vanish’ on Monday morning, sparking misplaced concerns on social media. Passengers booked on upcoming Ryanair flights to Bergamo took to Facebook on Monday...

  • LifeCycle gets underway in scorching heat

    LifeCycle gets underway in scorching heat

    This year's edition of the LifeCycle Challenge got underway on Monday under scorching heat in the United Arab Emirates. The cyclists will be battling high temperatures and desert landscapes as they pedal from Abu Dhabi to Salalah, travelling...

  • On the dot - October 1, 2018

    On the dot - October 1, 2018

    Malta International Airport has constantly been receiving top accolades and praise. It is, therefore, a pity it lacks the equipment found in many airports where incoming passengers can clear passports themselves without having to wait in long...

  • 225 electric charging stations being installed for car sharing scheme

    225 electric charging stations being installed for car sharing scheme

    A total of 225 electric car charging stations have started being installed across Malta by Car Sharing Services Malta. The company is a subsidiary of CAR2GO Israel, which will soon roll out the island’s first national car sharing scheme using...

  • Southbound lanes of Marsa-Ħamrun bypass closed tonight

    Southbound lanes of Marsa-Ħamrun bypass closed tonight

    The southbound lanes of the Marsa-Ħamrun Bypass, from the Santa Venera tunnels and Mrieħel towards Marsa and Qormi will be closed on Monday between 7pm and 5am for completion of surfacing works.   The southbound Tal-Qroqq tunnel (beneath...

  • What happened on... October 1

    What happened on... October 1

    10 years ago - The Times Wednesday, October 1, 2008 Experts say Malta will weather financial storm Financial analysts say Malta may have to strap itself in for a bumpy ride on the economic front but the financial system should be able to weather...

  • Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary

    The feast of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary is being celebrated at St Dominic parish church, Valletta, on Friday. The festivities started yesterday with the inauguration of the restored apse painting representing the crowning of the Holy Virgin and...

  • Announcements - October 1, 2018

    Announcements - October 1, 2018

    CARUANA. On September 27, JEAN, née De Micoli, went to meet the Risen Lord, aged 82. She leaves to mourn her loss her beloved husband Josef, director of N. Caruana & Sons Ltd, Valletta, her daughters Michelle and Carmel Sammut and Yvette and...

  • School bags blessing fosters stronger ties

    School bags blessing fosters stronger ties

    The Marsascala parish has come up with a novel way of attracting more families to its fold and foster stronger ties among the community: blessing school bags in the early days of the scholastic year. The initiative, now in its third year, seems to...

  • Touch of classic vehicles

    Touch of   classic vehicles

    Proud owners exhibited about 70 classic vehicles in a show at Ta’ Qali on Sunday, held to mark the 20th anniversary of the Maltese Classic Vehicles Federation. The static display was followed by a drive to Marfa. The federation had been formed...

  • President's Fun Run on November 4

    President's Fun Run on November 4

    The annual President's Fun Run in aid of the Community Chest Fund will be held on November 4.  Mark Cutajar, chairman of the organising committee, said the format was the same as in previous years, with walks starting from the University, Paola...

  • The President’s engagements - September 30, 2018

    9.30am The President attends Mass on the occasion of the inauguration of the Judicial Year 2018/2019 at St John’s Co-Cathedral, Valletta. 10.30am The President attends the first court sitting on the occasion of the inauguration of the Judicial...

  • Short course on St Paul

    A four-session course on St Paul will be held by the Missionary Society of St Paul during October at the MSSP Oratory, Birkirkara. During the course, entitled Il-Qalb ta’ Pawlu hi l-Qalb ta’ Kristu, Fr Martin Cilia MSSP will explain the enigma and...

  • Pharmacies open today - September 30, 2018

    New British Dispensary, 109/110, St John Street, Valletta (2124 4813);Chemimart International Pharmacy, 650, St Joseph High Road, Ħamrun (2123 6477);Pinto Pharmacy, 43, St Sebastian Street, Qormi (2148 7311);Mackie’s Pharmacy, L. Casolani Street,...

  • Announcements - September 30, 2018

    Announcements - September 30, 2018

    MICHAEL A. SCERRI and ISABEL FERRANTE SOMERVILLE The marriage took place at the Onorati chapel, Jesuits church, Valletta, on 3.10.’68. The late Rev. Prof. M. Eminyan officiated. Thanks be to God for graces bestowed on our children, Juliana and...