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Announcements shifted to new Community section

Announcements shifted to new Community section

The daily announcements, detailing sections like births, obituaries and 'in memoriam' have been transferred to the new Community section. Just go to the section on the right side of your desktop screen and scroll until you see the 'Announcements' page or click here.

  • World Heart Day in Malta

    World Heart Day in Malta

    On September 29 – World Heart Day 2017, the Maltese Cardiac Society and Health Promotion & Disease Prevention Directorate, in collaboration with Novartis, organised activities to increase awareness on heart disease among patients and the...

  • Fundraising dinner to support women

    Fundraising dinner to support women

    Life Network Foundation held its first fundraising dinner in a beautiful garden full of flowers and fairy lights lent for the occasion. The committee put in a lot of hard work to set the scene but were richly rewarded as everybody enjoyed the...

  • Harvest festival celebrated by Keralites living in Malta

    Harvest festival celebrated by Keralites living in Malta

    Vassallo Group chairman Nazzareno Vassallo, Care Malta CEO Natalie Briffa Farrugia, as well as other senior managers from the group and Care Malta were special guests at an Onam celebration organised by employees of the company from the Indian...

  • Maltese completes Master’s in photography and design

    Maltese completes Master’s in photography and design

    Lisa Attard recently completed her Master’s degree in photography and design at Elisava School of Design and Engineering and Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona. Ms Attard, who also holds a first degree in history of art from the University of...

  • HSBC Water Programme joins hands with Unesco to promote water conservation

    HSBC Water Programme joins hands with Unesco to promote water conservation

    The HSBC Water Programme – Catch the Drop successfully promoted the message of water conservation and awareness during two Unesco-organised activities in Gozo. At Wied il-Lunzjata, the Unesco Education, Science and Culture Centre (ESCC) joined the...

  • NSO goes pink

    NSO goes pink

    The National Statistics Office marked Pink October with an event where staff members wore something pink and also made a contribution to this cause. The money collected was donated to Europa Donna.

  • Talent-acquisition firm celebrates third birthday

    Talent-acquisition firm celebrates third birthday

    Local talent-acquisition firm Boston Link has marked the third anniversary of its first job placement with a private party at The Villa in Balluta Bay, and a charity raffle in support of The President’s Trust. More than 200 friends and clients...

  • Tree planting by French Ambassador

    Tree planting by French Ambassador

      French Ambassador Béatrice le Fraper du Hellen, Environment Minister José Herrera and Żebbuġ mayor Sarah Agius took part in a tree-planting ceremony in Żebbuġ. This ceremony was organised by the French embassy in Malta, Żebbuġ council and...

  • The President’s engagements

    9:30am The President meets and engages in informal discussion with students from Għajnsielem Primary School, in Gozo. 10:45am The President meets and engages in informal discussion with students from the Bishop’s Conservatory, in Gozo. 12pm The...

  • Pharmacies open today

    Royal Pharmacy, 271, Republic Street, Valletta (2125 2396)National Pharmacy, 17, St Mary Street, Ħamrun (2122 5539)Brown’s Pharmacy, 82, Victory Street, Qormi (2149 9697)The Local Dispensary, Canon K. Pirotta Street, Birkirkara (2149 3549)Mayer...

  • Talk on copyright and music law

    Talk on copyright and music law

    Electronic Music Malta is holding the first in a series of talks related to copyright and music law at St James Cavalier, Valletta, today. It will tackle topics such as the rights and laws governing the work of musicians, composers and producers,...

  • Bolshoi Ballet’s Le Corsaire

    Bolshoi Ballet’s Le Corsaire

    The Bolshoi Ballet’s lavish production of Le Corsaire will be screened at St James Cavalier tomorrow. Loosely based on Lord Byron’s epic poem of the same name and adapted from ballet master Marius Pepita’s 19th century classic by choreographer...

  • Sacred music concert at Ta’ Pinu

    Sacred music concert at Ta’ Pinu

    St Teresa’s Effingham Choir from Surrey Hills near Dorking, the UK, will perform a concert of sacred music Ta’ Pinu Basilica today after High Mass at 6.30pm marking the liturgical feast of St John Paul II. The 45-member female choir, directed by...

  • Maltese comedy at Tarxien

    Maltese comedy at Tarxien

    Il-lukandiera, Albert Marshall’s Maltese translation of one of Carlo Goldoni’s best-known comedies, La locandiera, will be staged today and tomorrow by 4Teenth Productions in Tarxien. The comedy is about how women can easily manipulate and attract...

  • Bowling in aid of Pink October

    Bowling in aid of Pink October

    The third edition of Bowl for Pink – Karaoke Night will be held this evening at the Eden Superbowl, Paceville. The event is in aid of Pink October, an initiative aimed to raise awareness and funds for the fight against breast cancer. In between...

  • Pharmacies open tomorrow

    Royal Pharmacy, 271, Republic Street, Valletta (2125 2396);National Pharmacy, 17, St Mary Street, Ħamrun (2122 5539);Brown’s Pharmacy, 82, Victory Street, Qormi (2149 9697);The Local Dispensary, Canon K. Pirotta Street, Birkirkara (2149...

  • Is something lost in translation?

    The difficulties in dubbing English or American films into Italian due to cultural and linguistic aspects is the theme of a conference to be held at the Italian Institute of Culture, Valletta, today. During the conference, entitled The English...

  • Piano recital by Giulio Potenza

    Historic Piano Concerts opens its 2017-18 season with a piano re­cital entitled Schumann Carnaval in Mdina by young Italian pianist Giulio Potenza at the Cathedral Museum, Mdina, today at 7.30pm. The programme begins with the mysterious and...

  • When a neighbourhood becomes a war zone

    When a neighbourhood becomes a war zone

    The 2017 Belgian film Insyriated will be screened today at St James Ca­valier Cinema, Valletta. Winner of the Panorama Audience Award at the 67th Berlin International Film Festival, the film follows the struggles faced by Oum Yazan (Hiam...

  • Stand-up comedy show

    Stand-up comedy show

    Russell Kane will present his new stand-up comedy performance about growing up and growing down at the Eden Cinemas, Paceville, today at 8.30pm. The multi-award-winning comedian, presenter, actor, author and scriptwriter is best known as the host...