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  • Appreciation: Henry Caruana

    Fr John Caruana, Sarandi-Parana-Brazil, writes: In the words of his son John, when writing to me to inform me of the passing away of his father, dentist Henry Caruana left a peaceful atmosphere behind. Well put, John! This description of Henry, in...

  • Works on Spinola Bay main road to Paceville

    Works on Spinola Bay main road to Paceville

    Transport Malta will be resurfacing Triq San Ġorġ in St. Julians’s, in both directions, as from Monday evening. The road leads from Spinola Bay into Paceville.  Works will commence at 8pm until 5am.  During works, the road will be closed to traffic.

  • Welcome to City Gate beach

    Welcome to City Gate beach

    Updated - A blazing sun, the gentle sound of water, a wave-like floor design - just add sunbathing. Perhaps this was not what was intended when the Tritons Fountain was restored and the surrounding square upgraded a few months ago.  The police...

  • Presentation on state of old Birkirkara church

    Presentation on state of old Birkirkara church

    The 18th-century church of the Assumption of Our Lady in Birkirkara (originally the town’s parish church), had been abandoned and rebuilt in the early 1970s. This jewel of Baroque architecture – which again became a parish church 10 years ago –...

  • Transport firm launches road safety campaign

    Transport firm launches road safety campaign

    The promotion of more responsible road sharing is the main aim of the road safety campaign recently launched by Express Trailers. The campaign was heralded by Transport Minister Ian Borg who described it as a versatile effort which reaches...

  • Book metal art

    Book metal art

    The Valletta 2018 Foundation is endorsing Ex Libris, an exhibition of metal art created by Danish artist Marie Louise Kold. The exhibition is inspired by the metal, metallurgy, chemistry and alchemy-themed, centuries-old books found at the...

  • Silent city’s medieval roar

    Silent city’s medieval roar

    The postcard tagline that packages Mdina as the silent city is only a half-truth because in reality, the fortified city does have a soundtrack. Listen carefully and the sound of silence is broken by the crunch of wooden wheels ferrying tourists,...

  • Lunchtime concert

    Lunchtime concert

    Mezzo-soprano Clare Ghigo joins pianist Julia Miller to celebrate some of the world’s most beloved songs and arias in a lunchtime concert at St Augustine Monastery in Old Bakery Street, Valletta, tomorrow. Ghigo will perform Bellini’s Vaga Luna,...

  • Supercar owners rev up funds for Puttinu Cares

    Supercar owners rev up funds for Puttinu Cares

    Car enthusiasts had a field day on Sunday as Ferrari, Lamborghini, Porsche and Mercedes owners toured several localities to raise funds for Puttinu Cares. The event, organised for the first time by second-hand car importer Cars Unlimited, also saw...

  • The art of falconry

    The art of falconry

    As part of its Magic Box sessions, the Italian Cultural Institute is hosting Lawrence Formosa, a falcon enthusiast and educator, who will give a talk on local fowl and the history of falconry as a sport. In 2008, Mr Formosa founded the Fridericus...

  • Announcements - May 7, 2018

    Announcements - May 7, 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 Vincent...

  • Watch: #IamDaphne video brings together citizens from across the globe

    Watch: #IamDaphne video brings together citizens from across the globe

      Citizens across the world have expressed their solidarity with journalists and the bereaved Caruana Galizia family in a video in which they proclaim “I am Daphne”. The video, which brings together clips of dozens of people from places as diverse...

  • Four years of help to persecuted Christians

    Aid to the Church in Need (Malta) is preparing to celebrate its fourth anniversary on May 13. ACN was founded in Belgium by a Dutch priest, Fr Werenfried van Straaten (1913-2003) in 1947, when Pius XII was Pope and Europe was recovering from World...

  • Presentation on state of old Birkirkara church

    Presentation on state of old Birkirkara church

    The 18th-century church of the Assumption of Our Lady in Birkirkara (originally the town’s parish church) had been abandoned and rebuilt in the early 1970s. This jewel of baroque architecture – which again became a parish church 10 years ago – is...

  • Watch: An exciting chase for treasures

    Watch: An exciting chase for treasures

    The third edition of The Hunt, the motoring treasure hunt organised by Times of Malta, was held on April 28. Participants met for registration at the company’s premises in Mrieħel, where they picked up cryptic clues that would start them off on a...

  • The President’s engagements - May 6, 2018

    6pm The President delivers the opening speech during a lecture organised by the Research and Prevention Unit of the Malta Community Chest Fund Foundation in conjunction with the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery within the University of Malta...

  • Pharmacies open today

    Empire Pharmacy Branch, 46, Melita Street, Valletta (2123 8577)Darwin Pharmacy, 152, St Joseph High Road, Ħamrun (2122 1512)Drugshop Dispensary, De La Cruz Avenue, Qormi (2144 3221)St Paul’s Pharmacy, Brared Street, Birkirkara (2144 2135)Brown’s...

  • Times of Malta wins three press awards

    Times of Malta wins three press awards

    The Times of Malta won three journalism awards on Saturday at a ceremony organised by the Institute of Maltese Journalists. Jonathan Borg (centre) won the Photographic Journalism award, Valhmor Camilleri (left) won the Sports Print Journalism...

  • Announcements - May 6, 2018

    Announcements - May 6, 2018

    Mr THOMAS ST JOHN and Miss PATRICIA BRIFFA The marriage between Pat and Tom took place on May 5, 1968, at the Mosta Rotunda. Happy 50th anniversary dear mama and papa. Love from Debbie and Aaron, Joseph and Charmaine, Anita and Jon. Hugs from the...

  • Networking event at Villa Arrigo

    Networking event at Villa Arrigo

    Vodafone Malta recently held a networking event at Villa Bologna in Attard for its corporate segment. The event kicked off at noon with customers invited to network with one another alongside good food and drink. Gin mixology sessions ran in...