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  • Announcements - May 10, 2018

    Announcements - May 10, 2018

    CAMILLERI. On May 9, at Villa M.SS.ma Annunziata, Balzan, Sister Livia (of the Sisters of Charity), aged 94, passed peacefully away to meet the Risen Lord, comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss the Congregation of the...

  • Nostalgic for a better past

    Karen Caruana, a full-time artist and illustrator, is putting up her first solo art exhibition entitled Vernacular, at Palazzo de La Salle, Valletta.  Curated by Sabrina Calleja Jackson, the exhibition illustrates a nostalgic walk through the...

  • Attard railway embankment to be restored

    Attard railway embankment to be restored

    Malta's only remaining railway embankment of note is to be restored and incorporated into a walking heritage trail leading to an information centre, Attard local council announced on Wednesday.  The embankment, which abuts the Corinthia Palace...

  • Local student picked to attend global journalism conference

    Local student picked to attend global journalism conference

    A young Maltese student will be heading to Scotland in July after being selected to participate in a worldwide conference to train and connect the next generation of global journalists. Andrea Rossitto will be among the 100 promising media...

  • Macbeth live from the National Theatre, UK

    Macbeth live from the National Theatre, UK

    Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy Macbeth will be performed at the National Theatre in London tomorrow evening and broadcast live at St James Cavalier Cinema, Valletta. The Bard’s supernatural-tinged tragedy has become the quintessential tale of the...

  • Gozo diocese gets €2.16m in EU funds to invest in parishes, community

    Gozo diocese gets €2.16m in EU funds to invest in parishes, community

    The Gozo diocese has been given €2.16m in EU funds to be invested in various parishes and communities around Gozo. Conscious that cultural tourism is a national tourism priority, the diocese, through its Kura Association, is undertaking a cohesive...

  • Helping children cope with family illness

    Helping children cope with family illness

    How to deal with children and young people when a family member’s life is disrupted by an illness is the theme of a half-day conference that the Karl Vella Foundation is hosting on Friday. The conference, entitled ‘Left in the Sideline’, aims to...

  • When a boy dares to follow his dream

    The Malta Philharmonic Orchestra’s ‘Family Fanfare’ concert for this year, entitled Dare to Dream, will be held at St Agatha’s Auditorium, Rabat, on Saturday. The story revolves around a boy named Samwel who wants to learn to dance but does not...

  • Talk on the Desert Fathers

    Talk on the Desert Fathers

    Fra Gioele Galea, a hermit and a poet, will deliver a talk on the Desert Fathers on Friday at the Archbishop’s Curia, Floriana. The phenomenon of the Desert Fathers and Mothers is a striking one. In 4th-century Egypt and later, hundreds of men and...

  • Guided visit to Argotti Botanical Gardens

    Guided visit to Argotti Botanical Gardens

    The Ramblers’ Association of Malta is organising a guided visit to Argotti Botanical Gardens, Floriana, on May 20. The visit will be led by Joe Buhagiar who will show participants around the garden and talk about the native and endemic plants...

  • Coin to commemorate 10 years of the euro

    Coin to commemorate 10 years of the euro

    A numismatic coin to commemorate 10 years since Malta adopted the euro is being issued by the Central Bank on Wednesday. The coin, which will be struck in cupro-nickel, has a face value of €5 and is only legal tender in Malta. It has a weight of...

  • Announcements - May 9, 2018

    Announcements - May 9, 2018

    CREMONA. On May 8, at her home, BLANCHE, née La Rosa, passed peacefully away. She leaves to mourn her great loss her husband Tony, her daughter Vicki Ann, her son George, her grandchildren Francesca and Andrea, her sister Marie, her brothers Joe...

  • Cabaret show in Valletta

    Three performances of a cabaret show entitled Music, Mystery... and Murder will be hosted by The Undercroft Café at St Paul’s Co-Cathedral, Valletta, this weekend. The show revolves around six characters, a death and a series of events intertwined...

  • The importance of water as seen artistically by children

    The importance of water as seen artistically by children

    Watercolour paintings by 150 students from Grade 6 to Form 3 from four schools in Malta and Gozo are being exhibited at an art exhibition as part of the project ‘Imagine Water, Catch the Drop’, at Spot A and B, St James Cavalier, Valletta, until...

  • Let's have breakfast... at Għar Dalam

    Let's have breakfast... at Għar Dalam

    How does breakfast at Għar Dalam sound? If it sounds like something up your street, you can get down to it on Sunday. Heritage Malta is serving breakfast at 8am in the scenic outside space of the museum. A guided tour of the several...

  • A happy €140 million prize

    A happy €140 million prize

    The 2015 Spanish comedy drama film Felices 140 (Happy 140) will be screened at St James Cavalier Cinema, Valletta, tomorrow at 7.30pm. The film, directed by Gracia Querejeta, is about Elia (played by Maribel Verdú) who gathers her family and...

  • Maltese artisan fair

    Maltese artisan fair

    A Maltese artisan fair will be held from tomorrow till Friday in St George’s Square, Valletta. Apart from offering products for sale, several artisans will also be giving live demonstrations of how their work is done. The fair is an ideal place to...

  • Chamber music with a twist at The Splendid

    Chamber music with a twist at The Splendid

    Musicians from Spain, Hungary, Poland and Italy will this evening perform chamber music for strings, saxophone and piano by Robert Schumann, Pedro Iturralde and Paul Bonneau, as well as pieces inspired by the traditions of their respective...

  • Sliema council stumped by chopped down tree at Ferries

    Sliema council stumped by chopped down tree at Ferries

    A decades-old Tamarisk tree along the Sliema Ferries promenade has been chopped down, with nobody bothering to consult or inform the town's local council.  The Sliema Local Council appealed for information about who was responsible for chopping...

  • Announcements - May 8, 2018

    Announcements - May 8, 2018

    CASSAR. On May 6, at Mater Dei Hospital, ANNA (Annie il-Ġermaniża), of Valletta, aged 86, passed away peacefully com­forted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss her husband Joseph, her children Josephine and her husband...