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  • On the dot - March 4, 2019

    On the dot - March 4, 2019

    Mind your step Speaking of pavements, sometimes it makes one wonder what is more dangerous, using the sidewalk or the road. A damaged services cover on a pavement in Naxxar could soon be the cause of somebody getting badly injured. Do pavements...

  • Talk on The Order of St Michael and St George In Malta

    In spite of not being as well known as the Order of St John of Jerusalem that is normally associated with Malta, the Order of St Michael and St George also has an intriguing history. The Order of St Michael and St George was founded by the...

  • Special Women’s Day Palazzo Falson tours

    A portrait does not merely record someone’s features. It says something about who he or she is. Palazzo Falson Historic House Museum will be holding daily tours at noon between tomorrow and Friday in celebration of Women’s Day. The tour will...

  • What happened on... March 4

    What happened on... March 4

    10 years ago - The Times Wednesday, March 4, 2009 Assisted reproduction: ‘State must stop dragging its feet’ The State must stop dragging its feet on the issue of assisted reproduction, as it had been doing for too long, the House Social Affairs...

  • Announcements - March 4, 2019

    Announcements - March 4, 2019

    Obituaries CAUCHI. On March 3, at Pax et Bonum Home, Mosta, GEORGINA, of Gżira, aged 94, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss her in-law Vira, widow of her brother Toni, nephews and nieces John...

  • Appreciation: Giuseppe Mifsud Bonnici

    Appreciation: Giuseppe Mifsud Bonnici

    Francis Stivala, Secretary General NSTF, writes: Chief Justice Emeritus Professor Giuseppe Mifsud Bonnici is no longer with us to dedicate himself to giving all he can in a multitude of spheres, to instil righteousness in keeping with his learned...

  • Forthcoming retreats

    • Clare Camilleri, Maria Theresa Portelli and Karen Booker will lead a retreat at Mount St Joseph retreat house, Mosta, from Friday to next Sunday. Entitled ‘Pilgrimage Retreat – Encounter the abundance of the Lord’ it will focus on the encounter...

  • The President’s engagements - March 3, 2019

    10.30am The President receives residents from St Vincent De Paule Residence on a courtesy call at San Anton Palace, Attard. 4.30pm The President receives representatives of Fondazzjoni RISE on a courtesy call at San Anton Palace. 5.30pm The...

  • Pharmacies open today - March 3, 2019

    Vilhena Pharmacy, 3, St Anne Street, Floriana (2124 4114);Lister Pharmacy, 678, St Joseph High Road, Ħamrun (2124 5627);Collis Williams St Venera Pharmacy, 532, St Joseph High Road, Santa Venera (2123 8625);Brown’s Pharmacy 32, Fleur-de-Lys Road,...

  • Announcements - March 3, 2019

    Announcements - March 3, 2019

    Obituaries BEZZINA. On March 2, at St Vincent de Paul Residence PAWLA, of Madliena, passed peacefully away at the age of 91 comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her sad loss her children Charlie and his wife Maria, Georgina...

  • Things to do today - March 3, 2019

    Things to do today - March 3, 2019

    • Visit Bir Miftuħ medieval chapel, Gudja, and Msida Bastion Garden of Rest, Floriana, from 9.30am to 12pm. Free admission. • Enjoy Carnival activities at Misraħ Ġużè Abela, Dingli, from 10am to12.30pm, Għaxaq Square at 10.30am and at 7pm, and...

  • Three new physics labs for Junior College students

    Three new physics labs for Junior College students

    Three new physics labs are now available for students at Junior College to use following a €600,000 investment in facilities, the government said on Saturday. Parliamentary secretary for youth Clifton Grima was on hand to inaugurate the facilities...

  • DLĦ historical places opening tomorrow

    Tomorrow being the first Sunday of the month, the medieval chapel of Bir Miftuħ and Msida Bastion Garden of Rest in Floriana will be open to the public from 9.30am to noon by volunteers of Din l-Art Ħelwa.  Admission is free of charge but...

  • Talk about the experience of being HIV+

    Allied Rainbow Communities (ARC), an LGBTIQ+ NGO in Malta, is hosting Christian Vincent, an HIV advocate based in the Netherlands, to deliver a talk on his experience as being HIV+. Professional actor Christian Vincent has been in the public eye...

  • 13th-century chapel being restored

    13th-century chapel being restored

    Restoration work which is being carried out on the chapel of St John the Baptist in Għargħur is expected to be completed in two weeks’ time. The chapel, which dates back to 1223, is said to have been the first church in the village. The chapel is...

  • Pharmacies open tomorrow

    Vilhena Pharmacy, 3, St Anne Street, Floriana (2124 4114);Lister Pharmacy, 678, St Joseph High Road, Ħamrun (2124 5627);Collis Williams St Venera Pharmacy, 532, St Joseph High Road, Santa Venera (2123 8625);Brown’s Pharmacy 32, Fleur-de-Lys Road,...

  • Ballu Tritoni back for second edition

    Ballu Tritoni back for second edition

    Following last year’s success, Malta’s unique carnival parade Ballu Tritoni is coming to the heart of Valletta once again today, as part of this year’s edition of Il-Karnival ta’ Malta! The show is set to open with competitive dancing at 5.30pm,...

  • What happened on... March 2

    What happened on... March 2

    10 years ago - The Times Monday, March 2, 2009 Gambling crawling ‘on to our doorsteps’ The spread of gaming into parish band clubs, under the guise of bingo centres, has set alarm bells ringing for Oasi Foundation founder Fr Emmanuel Cordina.

  • Announcements - March 2, 2019

    Announcements - March 2, 2019

    Obituaries DISTEFANO. On February 28, ROSE, née Darmenia Grech, widow of Frank, aged 89, went to meet the Risen Lord. She leaves to mourn her loss her children, Ivan and his wife Sandra, Claude and his wife Gail and Nicolette and her partner Max,...

  • Under restoration: Gordan lighthouse gets attention

    Under restoration: Gordan lighthouse gets attention

    The Gordan Lighthouse is currently being restored by the government with an investment of €200,000. The first phase of the regeneration project is expected to be completed this year. The lighthouse was built by the British in the 1850s and is...