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  • Talk on Dragut’s attacks on Malta

    All Maltese know of the arrival of the Knights in 1530 and the Great Siege in 1565, but what of the years in between? Vincent Zammit is delivering a repeat of his talk organised by Flimkien għal Ambjent Aħjar about Muslim Ottoman naval commander...

  • What happened on... November 28

    What happened on... November 28

    10 years ago - The Times Friday, November 28, 2008 Rift between MUT and CMTU escalates The rift between the Confederation of Malta Trade Unions (CMTU) and one of its affiliates, the Malta Union of Teachers (MUT), widened yesterday with the MUT...

  • Announcements - November 28, 2018

    Announcements - November 28, 2018

    ALBANOZZO. On November 26, at Mater Dei Hospital, VICTOR, aged 75, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his wife Eva, his only daughter Faye and her partner Jonathan, his brothers, Robert, Joe...

  • Calleja heads world-class line-up for fundraising concert

    Calleja heads world-class line-up for fundraising concert

    Tenor Joseph Calleja is to head a world class line up of performers for this year’s BOV Joseph Calleja Foundation fundraising concert, which will feature the concertmaster at the Metropolitan Opera in New York, David Chan, conducting the Malta...

  • One day after that fatal accident...

    One day after that fatal accident...

    Updated 3.50pm, adds MDA statement Monday's shocking fatal incident of a construction worker in Sliema clearly failed to jolt other workers and their bosses into taking the necessary safety precautions, as this picture shows. A picture shared on...

  • St George luncheon talk at Casino Maltese with author Michael Collins

    St George luncheon talk at Casino Maltese with  author Michael Collins

    History writer Michael Collins, author of St George and the Dragons, will deliver a talk about St George inside the stunning and exclusive Casino Maltese, which is usually only accessible to members. Collins will share his observations about the...

  • What happened on... November 27

    What happened on... November 27

    10 years ago - The Times Thursday, November 27, 2008 Builders planning job cuts Thirty-one out of 40 major construction companies surveyed by the Chamber for Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises – GRTU say they plan to reduce their full-time...

  • Announcements - November 27, 2018

    Announcements - November 27, 2018

    ALBANOZZO. On November 26, at Mater Dei Hospital, VICTOR, aged 75, passed away peacefully and comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his wife Eva, his only daughter Faye and her partner Jonathan, his brothers, Robert,...

  • Signed Brazil football kit to be auctioned for Simon Schembri Foundation

    Signed Brazil football kit to be auctioned for Simon Schembri Foundation

    Transport Malta will be auctioning an autographed Brazil football kit to raise funds for the Simon Schembri Blue Light Foundation The authority acquired the shirt, autographed by the whole Brazil 2018 World Cup squad, after the national football...

  • President’s Trust secures funds for first mental health home support service in Gozo

    President’s Trust secures funds for first mental health home support service in Gozo

    Gozitans will start receiving mental health support in the privacy of their homes after the President’s Trust identified a gap in assistance and roped in businesses to fund this project. The Trust has secured €90,000 to ensure this home support...

  • University organisations join forces to encourage debate

    University organisations join forces to encourage debate

    Three media organisations at the University of Malta have joined forces with the objective of promoting open debate while championing independence of thought. Speak, a joint initiative between Insite Malta, The Third Eye and The Yuppie, was...

  • Graduate seminar and lecture series

    Graduate seminar and lecture series

    The Department of Classics and Archaeology will be presenting this year’s Graduate Seminar and Lecture Series. The third lecture in this series, entitled ‘Chert artefacts of prehistoric Malta: an investigation of rock sources and origins’, will be...

  • On the dot - November 26, 2018

    On the dot - November 26, 2018

    Off balance A pavement in Buġibba is in urgent need of repairs. The pavement, in Triq ir-Rebbiegħa, is in an awful state, with broken stone tiles spilling onto the street. This column continues to receive complaints about the state of pavements.

  • An introduction to Christian democracy

    A short course in English will look at various aspects of Christian democracy, including its development, core ideas, principles and values, leading figures and its future. A discussion/Q&A session will follow each talk. Christian democracy is one...

  • What happened on... November 26

    What happened on... November 26

    10 years ago - The Times Wednesday, November 26, 2008 Energy tariffs’ unions’ proposals accepted - UĦM The government has “gone back to what the unions had first proposed” on the revision of the energy bills, the general secretary of the Union...

  • Announcements - November 26, 2018

    Announcements - November 26, 2018

    BRINCAT. On November 24, at Mater Dei Hospital, MARIA of Mosta, aged 86, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loved ones and comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her irreparable loss her husband Peter Paul, her beloved...

  • The President’s engagements - November 25, 2018

    5.45pm The President holds a bilateral meeting with the Prime Minister of Iceland, Katrín Jakobsdóttir, in Reykjavik. 6.30pm The President attends a networking event organised by Women Political Leaders Global Forum, at Kjarvalstaðir Art Museum,...

  • Pharmacies open today

    Collis Williams Pharmacy, 15, Republic Street, Valletta (2122 6281);Lister Pharmacy, 678, St Joseph High Road, Ħamrun (2124 5627);Anici Pharmacy, Anici Street, Qormi (2148 7162);Brown’s Pharmacy 32, Fleur-de-Lys Road, Birkirkara (2148 8884);Mayer...

  • Announcements - November 25, 2018

    Announcements - November 25, 2018

    DESPOTT. On November 23, KARL ANTHONY of Sliema, formerly of Balzan, aged 71, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his loved ones, comforted by the rites of  Holy Church after a short illness borne with Christian fortitude. He leaves to...

  • Things to do today - November 25, 2018

    Things to do today - November 25, 2018

    • Visit the National Museum of Natural History in Mdina for free from 9am to 5pm (last admission 4.30pm). There will be guided tours at 9.30am in English, and at 11.30am and at 2.30pm in Maltese. • Visit Fort Manoel for free between 9am and 4pm.